Weekend Getaway to NYC: The Fashionista Guide

The Stylish NYC Tour Guide for Your Oh So Elegant 72 Hours in the City!

Planning a fashionable destination trip in the city- and aren’t looking for the ‘tourist-y’ spots?  Here’s the ultimate guide to formulate your chicest weekend in the big apple; for NY veterans and first timers alike!

Quick Stops

For your morning coffee runs, sweet treats, late night cravings- here’s the line-up! 

  • Maman Manhattan -French cafe fare; locations also in Brooklyn.  Stepping inside a Maman will take you staight to France.
  • Cha Cha Matcha -For all matcha lovers; located in Little Italy!
  • Bakeri -Scandinavian style cafe known for decadent treats and rich coffee; Located in Williamsburg.
  • Hi-CollarOffers both hot and cold caffeinated brews in addition to a selection of sake, it’s your go-to cafe for transitioning from day to night.


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  • Fivestory -Looking for a once in a lifetime shopping experience?  Check out Fivestory, a two-and-a-half-story townhouse run by young entrepreneur Claire Distenfeld in the upper east side.  The luxe pad is the place to browse pieces from up-and-coming designers.

  • Dover Street Market -Seven floor department store that opened in 2013 featuring avant garde labels like Commes des Garcons and Vetements.
  • Cloak & Dagger -Vintage shop located in east village; known as the ‘go-to’ place for retro and trendy schoolgirls.


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  • Laduree Soho -Brunch in Style at this beautiful French restaurant and macaroon shop!  Laduree contains also a lovely boutique, tea salon, and garden.
  • Tea & Sympathy -Want to go all out and feel like you’re in England for the afternoon?  Experience a traditional British tea in Greenwich.

Laduree store Interiors

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Spring Break is coming soon, and shopping for resort wear is fast approaching!  I’m hoping to plan a quick girls trip myself to the city as soon as I can catch a quick break!  Hope this guide helps!