Gingham Galore

The Wall Street Journal recently ran an article titled, “Gingham Fashion Has a Summer Moment.” We hadn’t really noticed, but now we can’t help but see gingham everywhere we look. Available in bold prints and teeny checks, a rainbow of colors, and everything from swimsuits to sandals, gingham really is having its day in the sun. And while it might conjure up images of picnic baskets, baby clothes, or Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz, plenty of designers are using the classic checkerboard fabric in new and inspiring ways. Read More...
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A little weekend inspiration...

NYC Brownstones

“I love New York, even though it isn’t mine, the way something has to be, a tree or a street or a house, something, anyway, that belongs to me because I belong to it.”

--Truman Capote

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New York City Garment District Shopping

Planning your first New York City Garment District Shopping expedition? Not quite sure where to go, or what you’ll find once you get there? Well, we think there is no better way to see the neighborhood than by scheduling a date with one of our New York City Garment District Shopping tours. Read More...
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NYC Fashion Tours

Thinking about booking one of Seek’s NYC Fashion Tours for your upcoming visit, but not sure exactly what a “fashion tour” entails? Will you be shopping? Sightseeing? Learning about the fashion industry? All of the above? Read More...
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What to do with Gift Cards You'll Never Use

It’s finally summer, and you’re dying for some short-shorts and flirty sundresses to add to your warm-weather wardrobe? The problem? You’re low on cash. So no shopping for you, right?
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New York Boutique Shopping Tour

Conde Nast Traveler recently included the Upper West Side on its list of “neighborhoods you can skip” while shopping in NYC. Well, we could not disagree more! The Upper West Side is brimming with fun boutiques for women and children (and a few “hidden gems” for men, too!) and Columbus Avenue is quickly gaining a reputation as a Madison Avenue of the west side. Why would you want to skip all of that? Read More...
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New York Sewing Tours

Are you a home seamstress, Etsy crafter, or amateur fashion designer looking to include New York sewing tours on your upcoming trip to the city? Look no further than Seek’s Garment District tour! Read More...
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July 4th on Fifth

Next Thursday is July 4th, and chances are you have the day off from work. The barbecue’s at five and the fireworks don’t start until eight, so what to do with the rest of your day? Read More...
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Save on Summer Tours! $10 off June 24th-29th

Next week is the first full week of summer, and we’re kicking off the season with an awesome discount on our NYC shopping tours! Just visit our public tour page and enter code FIRSTWK at checkout to save $10 on each ticket purchased! It’s a great opportunity to tour New York City for as low as $25. Space is limited, so book early to guarantee your spot! Read More...
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Fifth Avenue Walking Tour - New Dates Added!

Coming to NYC this summer, and planning to make Seek’s Fifth Avenue Walking Tour part of your visit? You’ll be happy to know that we’ve added new public tour dates to our summer calendar.
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NYC Holiday Tour

Our New York Holiday Tour gives participants the chance to shop for holiday gifts at one of NYC’s festive holiday markets, see locations made famous in classic New York holiday movies, and learn the history of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade and the city's Christmas and New Year's Eve traditions. Our NYC holiday tour is led by a fully licensed NYC Sightseeing Guide. Read More...
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Tour the Garment District in New York City

Seek’s guided tour of the Garment District in New York City features a mix of garment manufacturing history, famous fashion design schools (FIT, Parsons, etc.), fashion landmarks (famous office buildings, Bryant Park, the Fashion Walk of Fame), and more. The tour also includes brief visits to the fabric and trim stores utilized by professional designers, providing a unique overview what it is like to work in the Garment District in New York City. Read More...
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Dapper Dad

Father’s Day is June 16th! Why not skip the ties, cards, and coffee mugs, and give dad the gift of style instead? Read More...
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Citi Bike Chic

The big news here in NYC at the moment is Citi Bike, the city’s brand-new bike sharing program. Unveiled on May 27, Citi Bike makes 6,000 rental bicycles available to New Yorkers who might not need to own a bike (or have room to store one in their tiny apartment!) With thousands of riders already on the streets and major program expansions planned for the next few years, New York City is in the midst of a major bicycle renaissance. Read More...
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NYC Christmas Shopping Tour 2013

Seek's New York Christmas Shopping Tour is a small group, guided NYC Christmas Shopping Tour designed for tourists who want to discover unique Christmas shopping spots during their holiday vacation in NYC. Led by a professional shopper/stylist, the Christmas Shopping tour includes stops at outdoor Christmas markets, seasonal pop-up shops (of both well-known vendors and local indie designers), vendors selling homemade wares, local Christmas stores, and more. New for the 2013 Christmas season! Read More...
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