Worldclass vintage in Greenpoint

The shopaholics get their vintage dreams fulfilled in Greenpoint. In recent years, it has opened a number of new stores that celebrate old gems from various decades. Carefully-selected second-hand garments meet local designers in Greenpoint's many vintage stores.

Old meets new at Awoke Vintage

At Awoke Vintage you can find treasures discarded by New Yorkers. Carefully selected vintage fashion from the 70s and 80s jostles for space with never-worn sunglasses, jewelry, hats and make-up. The code words are colorful, playful and relaxed for this vintage store that has become so popular, the Australian owner has now expanded with stores in both Greenpoint and Williamsburg.

Awoke Vintage

688 Manhattan Avenue

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Beacon’s Closet – a vintage lover’s Mecca

With its enormous range of vintage clothing, Beacon’s Closet is a store you never want to leave. You’ll find everything from wedding dresses and fur coats to jeans and T-shirts in this classic Brooklyn store that has survived fierce competition for many years. Beacon’s Closet also has an extensive men’s department and another three stores around New York.

Beacon’s Closet

74 Guernsey St

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Exotic and bohemian at Feng Sway

A verdant jungle of smoke and mirrors, carpets and vintage from all corners of the world. You can find unique presents in this bohemian store, buy 70s clothing or perhaps an exotic houseplant? Much of the stock is scouted from south Florida, a frequent port of call for Feng Sway’s owner. The store’s in house-designers mend and reconfigure incoming garments to suit the Feng Sway style.

Feng Sway

86 Dobbin St

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American classics at Mahps

Go bargain hunting for classic American brands such as Ralph Lauren, Gant and Banana Republic in this cute and stylish store. You’ll find carefully selected clothes from the 50s to the 90s along with bags, jewelry and other accessories at good prices. The store also has a smaller, but well-stocked men’s department.

Mahps Vintage

110 A Nassau Avenue

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Dusty Rose Vintage

You’ll need to take the elevator to the second floor and work your way along the corridors of an old industrial building to find Dusty Rose Vintage, a hidden pearl that opens from Thursday to Sunday only. All imaginable vintage styles and gadgets are crammed into the premises and if you’re prepared to roll your sleeves up and dig deep in the boxes of clothes, you’ll be rewarded with quality vintage at low prices.

Dusty Rose Vintage

67 West St# 216

Only open Thursday-Sunday

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