The best-known shopping series on the market, Suzy Gershman’s Born to Shop Guides offer opinionated advice from the inimitable Suzy Gershman on where to find the best stores, boutiques, markets, and values in some of the world’s top shopping locales.
• The best places to shop, from world-class department stores to bargain basements
• Detailed descriptions of shopping neighborhoods
• Listings of conveniently located hotels and restaurants
• Easy-to-follow shopping tours
• Size conversion charts
• Shipping, customs, and VAT information
About the Author
Suzy Gershman is a journalist, author, and self-professed shopping goddess who has worked in the fashion and fiber industry for more than 25 years. The Born to Shop series, which is now 20 years old, is translated into eight languages, making Gershman an international expert on retail and trade. Her essays on retailing have been used by the Harvard School of Business; her reportage on travel and retail has appeared in Travel + Leisure, Travel Holiday, Travel Weekly, and most of the major women’s magazines. She writes in French and English for Air France Madame, published by Condé Nast France. When not in an airport, Gershman can be found in Paris, Provence, or San Antonio, Texas.
Aaron James is a singer-songwriter who lives and sings in L.A.; he is also a contributing editor for Born to Shop.
Jenny McCormick is a graduate student in L.A. who works as a Born to Shop editorial assistant part-time.
Table of Contents
To Start With.
1 The Best of New York.
2 New York Details.
3 Shopping Tips for International Visitors.
4 Eating & Sleeping in New York.
5 Uptown Shopping Neighborhoods: West.
6 Uptown Shopping Neighborhoods: East.
7 Downtown Shopping Neighborhoods, Including Brooklyn.
8 New York Resources A to Z.
9 New York Beauty.
10 New York Home.
11 New York Bargains.