Garment District Tours
Our most popular offering! Tour the epicenter of fashion in NYC with a professional designer. Tour stops include fashion landmarks, famous design schools, popular TV locations (including Mood Fabrics!), and fabric and trim stores utilized by industry professionals. Along the way, tour participants have the opportunity to explore the history of the garment industry in New York City, as well as the evolution of great department stores such as Macy’s and Lord & Taylor. Tours are led by a professional costume or fashion designer and licensed sightseeing guide and are ideal for aspiring designers, crafters and seamstresses, fashion history buffs, design students, and anyone with an interest in the fashion industry. Group tours just $40 person; Custom private tours from $175/group. Group and educational tours are also available for sewing and quilting guilds, school and camp groups. All tours include exclusive discounts at Garment District fabric stores, restaurants, and coffee shops.
Private Shopping Tours
Choose from a range of New York fashion tour itineraries such as Vintage Clothing, Upper West Side Boutiques, Makeup & Accessories, Tween Shopping, Consignment Stores, and more. Or, opt for one of our guide-designed Signature Tours, including shopping tours of Brooklyn and Queens. Private shopping tours are designed for your friends and family only, and include your choice of date and time (pending guide availability), tour length, meeting location, and transportation method, as well as post-tour theatre and restaurant recommendations. All shopping tours led by professional designers who are also licensed NYC tour guides. From $175/group.
To book a private shopping tour, please submit a tour inquiry form to request the date of your choice.
Personal Styling Experiences
A one-on-one session designed for customers who are interested in an in-depth shopping and styling experience. Personal styling sessions take place at one of the city’s large department stores and allow plenty of time to experiment with new cuts, colors, and styles while receiving fashion advice from a professional New York City wardrobe stylist. The perfect way to put together a work wardrobe or interview outfit, adapt to body changes, revamp an outdated dating wardrobe, plan for a vacation or special event, learn how to wear current styles and trends, or simply enjoy a general style lift. Personal styling sessions feature a pre-appointment questionnaire and style analysis, a comfortable private fitting space, and a rack of clothing chosen for the client in advance of the session.
Seek’s one-on-one styling sessions provide a friendly, low-pressure approach to style. Our experienced wardrobe stylists work with men and women of all ages, shapes, sizes, and budgets. Mother-daughter and couples sessions available.
In-home closet editing sessions, photo shoot styling, personal shopping, and other related shopping and styling services are also available for New York City residents. Visit this page to learn more about all of the shopping and styling services we offer.