211 W 20th St (at 7th Ave)
Purple Passion is New York City’s premier BDSM, fetish clothing and adult toy store for both men and women. Wide selection of latex and leather clothing, corsets, boots, restraints, bondage equipment, rope, vibrators, sex toys and much more.
767 5th Avenue
A must-see in NYC for Apple freaks. Stocks all the latest products. Open 24/7, all year long.
172 Allen St (btwn Stanton & Rivington)
A volunteer-powered and collectively-owned radical bookstore, fair trade café, and activist center in the Lower East Side. It carries over 6,000 books on feminism, queer and gender studies and much more. Also holds workshops and events, check webs...
22 Cortland Street
A NYC retail icon, established in 1961. Fashion for men and women at discounted prices.
143 Seventh Ave
A bookstore and gathering place. Notable for a considered selection of new books, for the onsite gardens, and cute pets living on its premises (a cat and a turtle!).
Funded in 1981, Gourmet Garage supplied the best restaurants in New York and other major cities with their most essential ingredients. Today it’s a landmark in the city that never sleeps. Pop by, pick up some produce and shop like a chef.
151 West 34th Street
Major US department store stocking a wide range of men’s clothing and underwear.
265 West 19th St (at 8th Ave)
Kink-positive store selling underwear, apparel and accessories.
Barneys New York
660 Madison Avenue
World-famous department store selling designer clothing, accessories and beauty products. Of course, such luxury comes at a price... and it isn’t cheap!
Big Gay Ice Cream Shop
125 East 7th Street
Beginning as a humble ice cream truck, the Big Gay Ice Cream Shop now has four branches in New York City. Partners Doug and Bryan play on old-school ice cream flavors using quality ingredients. You can also get fresh coffee (naturally) and tasty m...
400 Bleecker Street
Jazz up your coffee table with handpicked fashion titles, books, limited editions and zines from the designer Marc Jacobs. Just down the road from his main flagship clothing store, Bookmarc also carries MJ-encrusted bags and stationery, bags and o...
Dover Street Market
160 Lexington Avenue
New York concept store from Comme des Garçons’ Rei Kawakubo. Super pricey contemporary designer threads from the likes of Prada and Saint Laurent, over seven floors.
53 Greene St
Colorful Soho store full of modern home décor. Bursting with everything from beds and sofas to chandeliers to gorgeous rugs, the Jonathan Adler store is the opposite of minimalism! Bring your shades (and a hefty wallet).
535 Hudson Street
West Village branch of Monocle magazine’s spin-off store. Stocks well-designed stationery, travel accessories, Comme des Garçons candles and scents, Valextra notebooks and Porter bags.
Parke & Ronen
176 9th Ave
Stylish menswear boutique stocking very gay-friendly menswear, swim trunks and tank tops.
Printed Matter, Inc
231 11th Avenue
Printed Matter, Inc, is the world’s leading bookstore dedicated to artist’s books. Carries many queer titles.
720 9th Ave
Menswear outpost in Hell’s Kitchen aimed predominently at gay men.
The Leather Man
111 Christopher Street
Popular men’s store selling leather, rubber, neoprene, bondage gear and sex toys.