August 31, 2012

Cheap Monday S/S 2013 images

Here are some great backstage shots of the recently shown Spring Summer 2013 collection
 by Cheap Monday. 

images provided by Cheap Monday

New Fall Arrival: ALTER MEN

Our first ALTER Fall '12 delivery for Men is here and it starts with the amazing "SIMPLE" shirt in bold horizontal stripes in a washed flannel cotton.

ALTER Simple shirt $140.00
Available in sizes XS- XL
Check it out online

We put the stipe on a bias for the back yoke and sleeve cuff for a dynamic look.

  Front detail shot

August 30, 2012

New Arrival: ALTER Women's

Our first Fall 2012 delivery of the ALTER house label has arrived. 
We start the season with the our classic Belted Shift Dress in two brilliant color ways.
A scoop neck, sleeveless,  A line dress with side pockets and matching reversible Obi belt. 
Proudly Made in Brooklyn! What else can you ask for?

ALTER Belted Shift Dress in blue $165.00 $119.00
100% cotton linen in a beautiful black, green and blue stripe over a black and grey checker print.
Sizes S- L available 

We are giving you options here with the new and improved Obi Belt that can be styled with matching fabric or reversed to a solid black fabric. We love the contrast that you can get with this new belt. 

Fabric detail and Obi belt on the matching side

 Shown here without the belt. 

ALTER Belted Shift Dress in orange $165.00 $119.00
100% cotton linen in a beautiful black, green and blue stripe over a orange and grey checker print.
Shown above with Obi belt on matching side.
Sizes S- L available 

 Obi belt view with contrast side.

Shown here without the belt

Now Open in Greenpoint: Transmitter Park

This past weekend the highly anticipated Transmitter Park opened just two blocks away from our Franklin Street stores, just down Greenpoint Avenue. Since breaking ground on the park over two years ago, we have been eagerly awaiting the opening of this river front park in the neighborhood, but it was worth the wait! Above are a few photos we snapped at sunset yesterday.

August 24, 2012

New Arrivals: Dresses

Here is just a smattering of new dresses we just got in. Much more in the shops so pop on down and find one thats right for you. 

Sweetheart dress in tan/ orange $108.00  

Dear Creatures Constance dress $96.00  SALE $75

Spotted Dress in green $58.00  SOLD OUT

Spotted dress in rust $58.00  SOLD OUT

New Arrival: Cheap Monday Xifeng Tank

This top is so cool that we thought it deserved its own blog post. It's unique design from a basic tank in the front to a dramatic cape like panel along the back really is a minimalists dream. Drape it, scarf it or tuck it the cape panel looks great no matter how you rock it.

Cheap Monday Xifeng Tank in charcoal $50.00

August 23, 2012

New Arrivals: Sweaters for Men

Life After Denim Tournament Crew sweater in olive $98.00
This sweater is a staple for your wardrobe. The Cashmere and cotton blend feels very luxurious!

 Cheap Monday Aki Sweater $80.00
A simple crew neck sweater with a slight boxy fit. 

Life After Denim Campalli Cardigan $148.00
Amazing colors and geometric print. A modern day version of the Grandpa sweater
The angora and cotton blend makes this cardigan very soft. 

New Arrival: Men's jackets

You are going to look sharp this Fall by choosing any one of these fine jackets by Shades of Grey.

A vintage inspired double breasted jacket with contrasting shawl collar, leather detailing on chest pockets, contrast wool tweed at under sleeve. 

Back view
The back view becomes a whole other jacket with leather detailing at back yoke and on elbow patches. Back fabric of red plaid really makes this jacket special

Shades of Grey Contrast Knit Blazer $270.00 $135.00
Another great fabric combo jacket patch pocket fronts in wool or faux suede. A bright pop of color under the collar. 

Back view 
Faux suede back yoke, red/ black plaid under the arms with black elbow patches.

Shades of Grey Baseball Jacket $165.00 SOLD OUT
A classic baseball jacket with a wool body and knit sleeves. Snap front closure and chunky zippered pockets.

Side view

New Arrival: Sweaters

Lightweight open weave sweaters by Cheap Monday.
A great sweater that we had to get them in a few colors.

Cheap Monday Jinghua Sweater in charcoal $70.00 $49.00
Available in XS-- Medium
Get one here

Cheap Monday Jinghua Sweater in wine $70.00 $49.00
Available in XS-- Medium
Get one here

A winner of a cardigan! 

Zig Zag wrap cardigan $78.00  SOLD OUT
Dolman sleeve open front cardigan with waist tie.
Get one here

Side view

Back view

New Arrival: Stripes and Bondage

Loving the new arrivals!


Stripe Peplum top $48.00
A fun 3/4 sleeve peplum hem top with zipper at center back neck. 
Fits true to size 
Get one here

Bandage skirt $65.00
A hot little number! Bandage style high waist skirt with chevron waist and hem.
Get one here


Lace up back blouse $48.00
A lovely blouse with raglan sleeve seams, button front closure and lace up design detail along back. 
Get one here

August 16, 2012

ALTER Press: Solestruck

The ALTER Bent Vest gets an editorial debut with Solestruck's brand new
Men's F/W 2012 look book.