December 29, 2011


Carrot Company backpacks was $55.00 NOW $38.00 
High quality cotton backpacks with front zip pocket and adjustable shoulder straps. 
Perfect for everyday wear while running around the city. Unisex.

Select suiting for Men now on SALE!

 Shades of Grey Herringbone blazer was $220.00  NOW $ 169.00
We only have size XL left in this beautiful blazer. Fits like a 44-46 jacket. 
Available at both our Graham Ave and Franklin St. stores as well as

 Shades of Grey Herringbone trousers was $110.00  NOW $88.00
Sizes available  29-32 waist!

 Shades of Grey Wool flannel blazer was $220.00 NOW $169.00
 Stock is very limited.  Large and XL left. Franklin St stores and online only.

Shades of Grey wool flannel trousers was $110.00 NOW $88.00
Sizes 31-34 available

December 27, 2011

New dresses

A line dress with zipper front $72.00   SALE $59.00
An easy little black dress that can be worn to work or play.
Side pockets, waist tie, zipper front neckline, epaulets and gathered shoulder.

 Stripe body con dress $68.00  SALE $54.00
A hot tank dress with multi directional stripe and corset like design at high waist. Full zipper front and color blocked sides. 

December 22, 2011

Holiday hours

Happy Holidays from all of us at ALTER!

Holiday Hours:
Saturday 12/24  Christmas Eve 12- 6 pm
Sunday 12/25  Christmas Day - CLOSED
Monday Dec. 26th - CLOSED

We will back to regular hours on Tuesday 27th.

December 20, 2011

Mink Pink Sheerness

Mink Pink King's Road blouse $72.00  SALE $49.00
A 70's inspired blouse in a rich purple sheer poly fabric. Button front closure, pleated and billowy sleeve. Looks great loose or belted!

Mink Pink Stop and Stare blouse $78.00  SALE $59.00
Polka dots are one of our favorite prints. Over sized blouse with button front closure. Fun as is or belted. 

Mink Pink Cheet Sheet dress $98.00  SALE $79.00
Poly chiffon dress in fun rust color with all over cheetah print. 

Mink Pink Bad reception cardigan $94.00  SALE $75.00
Cozy cardigan with shawl collar, no front closure and two side pockets.

Glam it up with Backstage!

The biggest party of the year, New Year's Eve is just around the corner. Time to get dolled up and glamorous for the big night. Backstage makes the perfect party dresses for this special occasion. Kick off the new year right in a brand new dress!

Backstage 6 am dress $180.00 SALE $139.00
 This all over sequin dress is all you need to ring in the New Year. 
The deep navy color keeps it classy while the sequins says lets party! 

Backstage Cabaret dress $165.00 SALE $129.00
A fitted slip underneath with a lightweight outer layer that flows as you move. 
Looks great belted as well. 

Backstage Justine dress $156.00 SALE $119.00
Need a cute yet simple dress for a holiday event. The Justine dress has all that. 
A poly dress with off the shoulder sleeves and fitted skirt bottom.
The back features a tie-back design and lower back cutout. Check out the online store for more photos.

Backstage Shani Dress $155.00  SALE $119.00
A sexy little black dress with lace overlay. Deep scoop back neckline, transparent sleeve and hemline. 

Backstage Big Love dress $185.00 SALE $139.00
Everyone loves the Big Love dress! A great fitting dress with unique drape design along front waist and upper back, long sleeves and scoop back neckline.

Backstage Big Love Royal Print dress $195.00   SALE $149.00
The Big love also comes in this gorgeous black, blue and white all over print.

December 19, 2011

LAST CALL! Belt inventory update...

If you want one of these awesome belts under the tree for Christmas day, you need to act fast!

You can use the UPS Shipping Calculator to find the best delivery option.

Update: Green belts are SOLD OUT!

Plenty of sizes still available in Red, Brown and Purple

...or call us at 718-349-0203 and we'll take your order over the phone.

Now Available in PURPLE!

December 18, 2011


Maxx & Unicorn wallets have been restocked! 
All are handmade in Brooklyn and are only $88.00
Get one online now.

3 hot new colors to choose from Bronze, Silver or Blue


Further markdowns on Sale items online and in store.
Here is just a sample of a few items that have been drastically reduced. 
See more online

Gathered Dress was $110.00 NOW $56.00

 Open back top was $89.00 SALE $49.00

 Tamed dress was $94.00 NOW $69.00

Mix print dress was $120 NOW $89.00

Suzi top was $105  NOW $84.00

December 14, 2011

Get your Greenpoint tees!

We just received our classic Greenpoint Warehouse print tee in a new Heather Army color for men.
These t-shirts were the very first item we made for Alter's opening back in 2007. The print is taken from a photo of the Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse on West street (below). 

At $30 a piece, with sizes ranging from Mens Small to XL and Womens Small to Large these tee's make a great gift! Order today to get it shipped in time for the holidays.

 Alter Men's Greenpoint Warehouse T-Shirt $30.00
Available in Heather Army, Tri Blend Black and Athletic Grey
Sizes Small, Medium, Large and XL

 Alter Women's Greenpoint Warehouse T-Shirt $30.00
Available in Tri Blend Black and Athletic Grey
Sizes Small, Medium and Large

December 7, 2011


Alter Brooklyn bookmarks and the hanger snowflake postcard are available for free at our store locations. Pick one up the next time you come by!

December 6, 2011

Holiday SALE

A selection of recently marked down items. 
Please note that all Sale items are final sale!

JACHS Cruz shirt $65.00 SALE $49.00
Brushed cotton button front shirt with single pocket and contrasting buttons.

Life After Denim Marais Blazer $198.00 SALE $145.00
A soft cotton blazer with multi pocket front, 2 button front and contrast buttons.
This blazer is inspired by a men's hunting jacket with its flap front pockets and seam details.

Cheap Monday Mailer sweatshirt $75.00 SALE $38.00
A funky crew neck sweater with a mesh overlay.

Cheap Monday Zyrus sweatshirt $75.00 SALE $54.00
Patchwork style crew neck sweatshirt.

December 1, 2011

Blog Love: Nicolette Mason

Head over to Nicolette Masons aesthetically pleasing blog and see her spot-on gift guide For the Boy(ish).

Nicolette put together some great gift ideas for "your boyfriend, your butch girlfriend, your favorite tomboy, your little brother, your dad, or yourself", including a Maxx & Unicon leather cardholder from Alter. We also love the "Le Dirt Bag" from Jack Spade!

Then be prepared to get lost in this blog, viewing post after post of well edited real life/high fashion photography and views of new york, like these...