New York City
Sneaker, Toy & Clothing Guide




The Boutiques
Note that most boutiques close at 7PM.


255 - [Nike iD Design Boutique]
255 Elizabeth St
New York, NY 10012 | Map
Nike iD Design Boutique until Fall 2005. By appointment only.




360 toy group
239 Eldridge St
New York, NY 10002 | Map
360toygroup.com
Toys, Toys, toys. Michael Lau, Bearbrick, etc. (Next to NORT/Recon)



Adidas Originals
136 Wooster St
New York, NY 10012
(212) 777-2001 | Map
adidas.com
Adidas' lifestyle shop, your Superstars, Forums, etc.



Alife
Currently moving.
Freshness feature on month-long Alife X Levis store



Alife Rivington Club
158 Rivington St
New York, NY 10002 | Map
(212) 375-8128
rivingtonclub.com
The Rivington Club's got the usual quickstrike stuff. They've got Adidas and Nike. They've got a selection of very exclusive stuff behind glass.



Asahiya bookstores new york
360 Madison Ave
New York, NY 10017 | Map
212 883 0011
Mon-Fri 11:30am-8:00PM, Sat 11:30am-7pm, Sun 11:30am-6pm
asahiyausa.com
Japanese Books and Magazines. If you can't find it at Kinokuniya you'll probably find it here. Prices are also a little better here.




ATMOS

203 West 125th Street
New York , NY 10027 | Map
atmos-tokyo.com/index_nyc.html
Freshness feature on ATMOS



CLIENTELE
265 Lafayette St
New York, NY 10012 | Map
Clientele occupies the old X-Large shop on Lafayette Street. Near Supreme.



Classickicks
298 Elizabeth St
New York, NY 10012 | Map
(212) 979 9514
classickicks.com
Freshness feature on Classickicks



Dave's Quality Meat

7 East 3rd Street
New York, NY 10003 | Map
212-505-7551
davesqualitymeat.com
Freshness feature on Dave's Quality Meat



FLIGHT CLUB
254 Greene Street
New York, NY 10003 | Map
flightclubny.com | vintagekicks.com
Freshness feature on Flight Club



Forbidden planet
840 Broadway
New York, NY 10003 | Map
mon-sat 10am-10pm, sun 11am-8pm | 212 473 1576
fpnyc.com
Comics, toys, games, more. I especially like the collectible toy selection here. Not of the kind you'd find at Kid Robot or 360 Toy Group.



Goliath RF
175 E 105th Street
New York, NY 10029 | Map
goliathrf@verizon.net
212.360.7683 Store
Tuesday - Sunday 12-7pm
Freshness feature on Goliath RF



ISA
88 N 6th St
Brooklyn, NY 11211 | Map
(718) 387-3363



It's "a" nother Hit
131 W. 33rd Street (between 6th and 7th ave), Mahnattan | Map
212 564 4111 | itsanother@aol.com | 9am - 7pm
Accidently discovered this hidden collectibles shop in midtown. The Delek Sony Capsule toys caught out eye. The Supreme figure also caught our eye, we were afraid to look at the price.



KICKZ INC.
47-09 91st Place
Elmhurst, NY 11373



KCDC
99 North 10th Street (Close to ISA), Williamsburg, Brooklyn | Map
718 387 9006
Freshness feature on KCDC



Kid robot East
Toys, Toys, toys.
126 Prince St., Manhattan | Map
(212) 966 6688



Kinokuniya Bookstore
10 West 49th Street (Rockefeller Center) Manhattan | Map
(212) 765 7766 | 10am-8pm 7 days a week
Get Relax, Sneaker Jack, and your all you japanese magazines here.



Memes
3 Great Jones Street | Map | memes-nyc.com
212 420 9955
Stacks, Mad Anthony, Nike White Label, Adidas, etc.



Marchand De Lesgumes
252 Elizabeth Street, Manhattan | Map
212 965 1954 | 7 Days a week.
Cute little objects, toys, electronics, accessories, etc, mostly from Japan. They've got some cool speakers and headphones. Just relocated here from Lafayette Street.



N SEVEN
218 North 7th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11211
718 388-9800
Freshness feature on N Seven



Nom de Guerre
640 Broadway (on Bleeker Street), Manhattan | Map
212 253 2937



Number (N)ine
431 Washington Street, Manhattan | Map
Several people have asked about this shop. Very expensive but nice selection of urban wear.



Premium Goods
347 5th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11215
718-369-7477 | 718-369-7478
F/N/R train to 4th Ave station. In new location.



Prohibit
269 Elizabeth Street, Manhattan | Map
Nike shoes, Prohibit gear, denim, etc.



Recon | Nort
359 Lafayette Street | Map
(212) 614-8502 | Website | Freshness feature on NORT (previous location)



Reed Space
151 Orchard Street, bet rivington/stanton | Map | Website 212.253.0588
The shop from the people behind Staple Design. (They designed the Navigation Pack Air Max 90 & Shox and the tattoo Air Rift & OG Cortez, not to mention the NYC Dunk SB) Reed Space is also an AcQUIRED Clothing retailer.



Rival
225 Hudson Street;
New York, NY
212-929-7222 | 225hudson.com



Stussy/Head Porter
140 Wooster Street (Near Kid Robot), Manhattan | Map
(212) 995-8787
They've got clothes and Nike Sneakers. Mostly quickstrikes. The artist series landed here.



SSUR
7 Spring Street (Near Bowery Street), Manhattan | Map
Mostly Clothing. they've got some custom nikes. The Mulberry location has closed and the new location is pretty cool. Love the toys in the glass case.



Stackhouse
276 Lafayette Street (Next to supreme), Manhattan | Map
Mostly Clothing, tees, hats, belts, books, etc.



Supreme
274 Lafayette Street (Near Houston Street), Manhattan | Map
(212) 966-7799



Sprint II
4038 82nd Street, Elmhurst, NY 11373
(718) 335-1904



Tokion
78 Clinton Street, (Near Alife Rivington Club), Manhattan| Map
From the people who bring you your Tokion magazine every month.



Toy Tokyo
121 Second Ave. (East Village. Near 7th St.), Manhattan | Map
212-673-5424



Union
172 Spring Street (near West Broadway), Manhattan | Map
212 226 8493



Urban Underground
69A Nichols Court
Hemsptead, NY 11550
(516)481-2010



WK Interact
101 Stanton Street (near Alife), Manhattan | Map



X-Girl
Lafayette Street (Only a few shops south of the X-Large shop)
Map



X-LARGE
Closed.



Zakka
147 Grand Street (Close to Supreme), Manhattan | Map
(212) 431 3961 | 12pm-7pm daily, closed Tuesday | zakkacorp.com
Good assortment of Design books from around the world. Hot collection of tees from local and international designers. They also got a selection of toys as well.





The Large retailers


Active Wearhouse
They do have a quickstrike account, their pricing is weird. Some are cheaper and some are just overly expensive. (See also Transit and Sports Lane)
514 Broadway
(212) 965-2284



Athletes Foot, The
Mon-Sat 10-8, Sun 11-7
46 West 34th Street (closed I believe)
(212) 629-8200

2563 Broadway, New York, NY 10025
(212) 961-9556

60 East 8th Street, New York, NY 10003
(212) 260-0360

1668 Broadway, New York, NY 10019
(212) 957-9703

233 East 86th Street, New York, NY 10028
(212) 426-7583

1568 Broadway, New York, NY 10036
(212) 768-3195

3735 82nd Street, Jackson Heights, NY 11372
(718) 426-1232



B Jay's / A Jay's
"Is worth checking out... It's a nice 'off the beaten track' place that has a good selection of pumas and adidas." Thanks Susannah. We went and found a fair selection.
8th Avenue, b/w 36th & 37th



Champs
Never been here.
1381-99 6th Avenue, 6th Ave & 56th Street
(212) 757-3634



Dr. Jay's
They get their stuff. Some quickstrike. They get samples and have them on display with dates on them. If you've got nice sneakers on, the employees are very talkative.
33 West 34th Street, btwn 5th Ave & 6th Ave
(212)695-3354



Finishline (NYC area)
Kings Plaza Mall
5100 Kings Plaza, Brooklyn NY
718-377-0337

Newport Mall
30 Mall Drive West, Jersey City, NJ
201-420-9245



Footlocker
We have better things to do.
120 West 34th Street
(212) 629-4419



Modell's
We have better things to do.
1535 Third Avenue
(212) 996-3800
and
1293 Broadway
(212) 244-4544



Mr Joes
Walked in and walked out.
8th Avenue, b/w 35th & 8th Ave



Niketown
6 East 57th Street, 57th & 5th Ave
(212) 891-6453



Training Camp
25 West 45th Street, btwn. 5th Ave & 6th Ave
212-840-7842

1079 Sixth Avenue, 40th & 6th
212-921-0203



Transit Clothing Store
665 Broadway Fl 1
New York, NY 10012
(212) 358-8726
Same as Active Warehouse, owned by the same people.




Shoe Mania
They have pretty good sales sometimes.

853 Broadway @14th Street and Union Square NY, NY 10003 * 212-253-8744
OPEN MONDAY-SATURDAY 9 A.M. to 10 P.M.
SUNDAY 10 A.M. to 9 P.M.

331 Madison Avenue between 42nd & 43rd Streets NY, NY 10017 * 212-557-6627
OPEN MONDAY-FRIDAY 9 A.M. to 8 P.M.
SATURDAY 10 A.M. to 7 P.M.
SUNDAY 11 A.M. to 7 P.M.

30 East 14th Street between University and 5th Avenue NY, NY 10003 * 212-627-0420
OPEN MONDAY-SATURDAY 9 A.M. to 10 P.M.
SUNDAY 10 A.M. to 9 P.M.

11 West 34th Street between 5th & 6th Avenue NY, NY 10001 * 212-564-7319
OPEN MONDAY-SATURDAY 9 A.M. to 10 P.M.
SUNDAY 10 A.M. to 9 P.M.



SportLane
Under the same company as Active Wearhouse and Transit.
31-68 Steinway Street, Astoria, NY 11103
(718) 777-0196

Sportslane
85-15 Jamaica Avenue, Woodhaven, NY 11421
(718) 805-2766

SportsLane
710 Grand Street, Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718) 599-6198



Super Runners Shop
We have not been here yet but I would assume you'll find all kinds of running sneakers. "Everything for the runner, shoes, clothing, and expert advice."

360 Amsterdam Ave. (Betw. 77th & 78th Sts.)
Tel: 212-787-7665
Mo-Sa 10-19, Su 11-17; Eng; ax, v, mc;
79 St (Brdwy:1,9,2,3??), 81 St - Mus Natl His (Ctrl Park W:B,Cx,A);

1337 Lexington Ave. (At E. 89th St., 4 blocks East of NYC Road Runners Club)
Tel: 212-369-6010
Mo-We,Fr 10-18:45, Th 10-20:45, Sa 10-17:45, Su 12-17; Span, Eng; ax, v, mc; 86 St (Lex:4,5,6); Map

1246 Third Ave. (Betw. 71st & 72nd Sts.)
Tel: 212-249-2133
Mo-Fr 10-19, Sa 10-18, Su 12-17; Fr, Span; ax, v, mc; 68 St-Hunter Coll.



VIM

16 WEST 14TH STREET (off Fifth Avenue) - NEW YORK NY 10011
4812 FIFTH AVENUE (48th street) - BROOKLYN NY 11220
This is one of my favorites. Just never know what sneakers you'll find in there (cheap). There are several locations in NY. Visit here for all of them: VIM Store locator
Here are a few notables:



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