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Isaac Mizrahi's Tour of New York City

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Photo: Greg Girard

Just as designer Isaac Mizrahi plays limbo with high and low, designing for both Bergdorf's and Target, he lives in the West Village and splits his time seamlessly between Uptown and Downtown. A subscriber to writer E. B. White's theory of selective privacy in New York, Mizrahi and his dog, Harry, like nothing more than to be alone by the Hudson at the dog run by the West Side Highway. "I love it there in the winter because it feels obscure, like no one knows about it." Read the article

Inspired by: Style Insiders Guide to London, Shanghai, and New York — by Alex Gorton, Published Sep. 2006

Restaurants (6)

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    Knickerbocker Bar & Grill

    In the heart of NYC’s Greenwich Village sits this neighborhood favorite. Established in 1977, Knickerbocker Bar & Grill features wood-paneled walls

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    Good and Plenty to Go

    Thirty-five years ago, Eileen Weinberg opened a take-out eatery under an arcade on the western edge of the Broadway Theatre District, where she off

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    Esca

    Located on West 43rd Street at the edge of Manhattan’s Theater District, this Southern Italian restaurant is easy to spot thanks to prominent blue

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    Il Cantinori

    Styled after an old farmhouse, this restaurant on East 10th Street sports a wood-framed exterior with a green awning, providing a rather subtle int

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    Sant Ambroeus

    Inspired by the eponymous Milanese café established in the 1930’s, Sant Ambroeus serves authentic Italian fare for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. At

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    21, New York

    What began as a speakeasy in Midtown during Prohibition has become one of the most historically significant dining destinations in the country. The

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    Manhattan Plaza Health Club

    Situated in midtown Manhattan, this 35,000-square-foot health club is home to one of the city’s finest pools. Although the facility is best known f

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    Klaus von Nichtssagend

    Spoiler alert: Klaus Von Nichtssagend is not a real person. The name actually translates to “Klaus says nothing” at this petite, 500-square-foot, s

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    John Lobb

    Enter with reverence, for this is a place of art and master craftsmanship. “Shoes” seems too common a word to describe the expertly handmade collec

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    Penine Hart Antiques & Art

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    Estella

    If you love truly unique children’s threads that haven't been mass-produced and shipped to just about every major retailer, check out Estella betwe

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