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billy reid

November 5, 2009





last week, i stopped in to one of my favorite shops in new york, billy reid.

they have really well-designed, thoughtful clothing for men (and women), most of it is made in the USA and the look is “southern-bred.” they were having a promotion and so i spent some time poking around their beautiful store on bond street. it’s the sort of warm, hospitable place where i’d like to kick back and relax in one of their leather chairs for an afternoon, with fleet foxes playing on the stereo and a glass of bourbon in my hands.

  1. November 5, 2009 11:22 am

    love all those old glass decanters.

    pappy van winkle! now that’s the good stuff!

  2. November 5, 2009 11:50 am

    I want to go to there.
    But really, this place is making my heart flutter!
    Did you get anything?

    • November 5, 2009 11:56 am

      abby, i thought of you when i was there. you’d love it. and i bought a pair of jeans (resisted the pull of their button-downs).

  3. November 5, 2009 12:56 pm

    i wish i had known about this when i was living there this summer. bummer.

  4. November 5, 2009 1:07 pm

    Sounds quaint and lovely.
    Don’t you love it when you walk into a store and they are playing your music?
    I instantly feel kismet with the shop owners if they are playing something I love.

  5. November 5, 2009 2:37 pm

    So awesome. And that last shot is great. Consider it faved.

  6. November 5, 2009 2:56 pm

    this place looks amazing! thanks for sharing.

  7. November 5, 2009 6:23 pm

    the mirror set-up is really neat

  8. November 6, 2009 11:44 am

    This place looks so great. I’m going to have to check it out when I’m in the city in a few weeks. I really like the one with the decanters, something about the hazy light.

  9. November 6, 2009 3:01 pm

    Oh, clothes… a long list waiting for those… but that’s later:) Fleet Foxes, on the other hand, cannot wait!:)

  10. Virginia permalink
    November 29, 2009 6:05 am

    Hey, which camera is the one you hold in the third picture? Looks like a Canon AE-1.

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