The New York look: How to shop in NYC without leaving your couch

Get the New York look with these six American retailers, ready to deliver high fashion goods to your door without you having to book an airfare to the Big Apple.

New York, New York – what a wonderful city.

It’s no surprise that New York is one of the top destinations for shopping around the globe: women of style spotted on every corner, designer boutiques carrying the most desirable edits, a packed-out fashion calendar that retailers cater for day-in day-out. Need we go on?

The world’s most fashionable women descend on New York and its top-notch retailers every day. In fact we’re doing it right.this.minute.

Take note: If you have a taste for designer clothing and love New York style, you’re going to want to keep reading.

Here’s the thing – these days you don’t need to be on 5th Avenue to own the most coveted wardrobe since Blair Waldorf. Spoiler alert: You can stroll right into these stores from the comfort of your couch.

Lazy shoppers, pay attention.


1. Barney's




Barneys New York is the American go-to retailer for the highly stylish. Style icon and all round "It" girl Chrissy Teigen is a regular, recently being spotted celebrating the 2015 fall collection of Gianvito Rossi. You’ll find luxury designer shoes, handbags and clothes for every occasion here.

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2. Saks Fifth Ave




Looking for the latest Louboutin’s, the most-wanted "It" bag or new-season everything? Delivering fashion’s finest for women and men since 1924, Saks Fifth Avenue is quintessentially American and synonymous with classic elegance with a modern edge. Be inspired by the Saks edit.

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3. Macy's




With looks to love and all sorts of fancy stuff to shop, Macy’s will feed your online shopping addiction in the most perfect manner. Stay right where you are, you can shop this heritage brand from the comfort of your couch.

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4. Neiman Marcus




Neiman Marcus is where the style-savvy shop. With swoon-worthy bags, shoes and clothing and a long list of designers every gal dreams of, retail therapy at Neiman Marcus is calling one and all.

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5. Bloomingdale's




Bloomingdales is committed to bringing the best of fashion to New Yorkers. Featuring luxury and designer labels, the brand attracts fashion’s elite. Because every woman needs a little brown bag from Bloomingdale’s…

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6. Bergdorf Goodman




The pinnacle of style, service and luxury. A subsidiary of Neiman Marcus, Bergdorf Goodman is the #1 retailer for you to shop like the Serena Van Der Woodsen’s of the world. Yes, we like.

Four easy steps to mastering the New York look and dressing like the cool city girls:

1. This is an obvious one: leather jackets.

2. Anything that falls in the spectrum of black. New Yorkers love black. (Who doesn’t?!) Closely followed by navy and white.

3. This season’s bag snag. Chloe, we’re looking at you here.

4. Shoes that pack a punch. You know the ones, really high and ultra sexy.

Add these to your shopping cart:


STEVEN by Steve Madden Roger Pumps


Barney's R13 Leather Crop Moto Jacket


Bloomingdale's MCM Clutch - Roboter series


Saks Fifth Avenue A.L.C Carter Belt Dress


Valentino Butterfly Print Sunglasses

The fine print:

When shopping with American-based online retailers the thing to keep in mind is the duties and taxes that are associated with your order. The cost of international shipping varies significantly depending on how many items you order and the weight. Rather than being a flat cost it's often calculated at checkout.

See below for estimated delivery times.

Barney's: 6-10 business days

Macy's: 4-13 business days

Bloomingdale's: 4-13 business days

Saks Fifth Avenue: 7-14 business days

Bergdorf Goodman: To order from Bergdorf Goodman you're required to enter a US address as they do not ship directly to Australia. (Phone a friend!)

Your shopping spree starts here:

Dear Internet, we love you so much.

Proceed to checkout.

Doone Roisin

Doone Roisin is the social media butterfly and a Contributing Fashion Editor at She's an online shopping enthusiast ready to show you what to buy and how to wear it, the best sales around town and insider tips to make note of.

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