Under the leadership of Valentin Skorsak, the tailoring team at Valentin's Clothiers & Custom Tailoring imbues each stitch and lapel of their custom wares with a combined 70 years of expertise. Using material supplied by high-end brands such as Sartoria Tosi and Gino Monti, Valentin and his colleagues tailor personalized men’s and women’s business suits, shirts, and ties in one-on-one sessions in the shop or at clients' homes and offices. Along with their tailoring services, the drapers at Valentin's Clothiers & Custom Tailoring alter any hem or length for clients who have outgrown their clothes or need room to smuggle extra watermelons into a business meeting.
The fashionistas at Small Wonders Boutique meticulously scrutinize prospective consignment pieces, accepting only the garments that meet exacting standards: freshly laundered and pressed; name brand; no older than three years; and devoid of smoke, stains, and holes. In addition to seeking out quality pieces, the staff strives to ensure a diverse selection, with women’s sizes ranging from XS to 4X and brands including Kate Spade, Ann Taylor, and Express. There’s also an ample selection of children’s and teens’ clothing as well as maternity wear by A Pea in the Pod and Liz Lange. Customers can keep their kids entertained in the store’s small play area while they peruse circular racks and reenact Elizabethan fashion montages.
For more than 20 years, Stefan Otter Jewelers' nimble-fingered design specialists have been forging precious metals and gems into jewelry, offering a variety of contemporary and classic styles. Shoppers can seek out everyday or special occasion pieces, many of which are one-of-a-kind, that showcase a vast selection of gemstones, pearls, and styles. Groupon holders can choose to replace Ovaltine decoder rings with selections from an eclectic stock of bracelets, necklaces, and earrings ($50+).
To celebrate the female form in every shape and size, Embrasse-Moi's founder Kristine Iannazzi keeps her boutique a-brim with intimate apparel from such luminaries as Felina, Anita, and Aubade and performs professional bra fittings and free alterations to ensure a custom fit. The Hottie Dottie bra ($38) accents its seamless polka-dot cups with a rhinestone rose, and it's guaranteed to radiate sexiness through even the heaviest wool hazmat suit when worn with a pair of lacy Avant-Premiere tanga panties ($50). Kristine also designs her own line of extravagant unmentionables, including the Jane and West 4th bikini panties ($49).
Second Bloom Consignment hosts a revolving selection of women's and children's apparel and accessories. There's something for virtually every style, from maternity wear to designer prom dresses, as well as furniture and decor for the home.