October 23, 2012

Introducing: TM1985 + ALTER



We teamed up with TM1985 designer Tielor McBride to produce a capsule collection of bags and leather goods for Fall 2012. All items are made in the USA with high quality leather, industrial waxed canvas, and brass clasps & buckles.

New Women's Arrival: Spiewak winter coats

All of our winter coats for ladies are here and let us just say this is one of the most extensive selections we have ever had. Up to 8 jackets and coats to choose from! See the previous styles here. Weather you are looking for a down filled, water proof or a classy wool jacket we got you covered. 

Spiewak Beeson Coat in Navy $230.00 $169.00
A water proof, down filled coat with detachable hood. This is a serious coat for an amazing price! 

Spiewak Hutchinson coat in black $245.00 $184.00
Another warm coat with a detachable faux fur trim around hood, waist belt, large front pockets and warm poly lining. 

Spiewak McElroy in olive wool $250.00 $188.00
The McElroy is also available in more dressed up wool version. 

New Arrivals by UZI

One of our favorite Brooklyn made brands, UZI has added some new styles and colors to their fall 2012 line up. 

Uzi Scarf Dress in black and burgundy $140.00 $115.00
A new shape and design from UZI featuring a 3/4 sleeve cotton tunic with graphic contrasts along shoulder and down back of tunic. Look great with scarves. 

Uzi chalk stripe tee in black and white (right) $78.00 $59.00

Uzi Contrast Refugee dress in wine $115.00  $85.00
The classic Refugee dress is now available in wine with black contrast. 
wrap around the waist towards the front (left) or towards the back (right) can also be worn loose.

Uzi Triangle Block dress $158.00 $119.00
Another classic Uzi piece has been updated with wine/ black version. 
Easy, breezy and CHIC! 

October 22, 2012

Sweater and Scarf weather

New sweaters and scarves for ladies. 

Cheap Monday Ling sweater in pink $78.00 $55.00

Cheap Monday Ling sweater in charcoal $78.00 $55.00

Cheap Monday Niyati sweater in black $108.00 $79.00
A really fun sweater with a semi detached turtleneck.

Cheap Monday Terumi sweatshirt $78.00 SOLD OUT
A casual sweatshirt with two tone sleeves. 

Mink Pink Chain cardigan in black $118.00  $88.00
Probably one of the softest cardigans ever made, seriously Gold chain sewn around entire edge of sweater! Very Chanel!

Mink Pink Domino Cardigan in black and white $118.00  $88.00
A chunky knit cardigan in graphic black and white check knit. 

Look Paisley Scarf in red/ grey $35.00 $19.00
A good size scarf in 100% cotton. 

Look Paisley Scarf in black/grey $35.00 $19.00
A good size scarf in 100% cotton. 

October 19, 2012

Women's Shoe Dept.

This season we are bringing back Sam Edelman to our women's shoe department!
We have 2 great styles from this long time running shoe company that you are sure to love. 
A great everyday ankle bootie with an easy heel and a wow wedge with amazing lines and silhouette. 

Sam Edelman Lisle bootie in black $160.00
A western inspired bootie with 2" wooden heel.
Check them out online and in store. 

Backside of the Lisle boot.
A chunky copper colored zipper in back adds a lot of funk to this simple shoe. 

Sam Edelman Dalton boot in black $220.00  $168.00
As sleek as they come the Dalton wedge is a beautiful statement shoe. 
1" front platform and a 4.5" heel height. Interior zipper and buckle strap design at angle. 
Check them out online or in store.

back view of Dalton boot

Bed Stu is really bringing their "A" game to winter boot category. We have 2 styles, one rugged and one more sophisticated for you to choose from this season. 

Bed Stu Kitty boot in black $280.00 $199.00
A gorgeous glove leather tri-buckle knee high boot with interior zipper. This boot hits just below the knee and is truly amazing. 1" heel makes it perfect for everyday wear and running around Brooklyn. The Kitty boot is created within Bed Stu's special Cobbler series which is dedicated to an even higher quality of leathers and finishing.
Check them out online or in stores

Interior and front view of Kitty Boot

Bed Stu Token boot in black $195.00
A rugged motorcycle inspired boot with distressed treatment, buckle across arch, gusseted upper with mini exterior zipper and interior zipper for easy on and off. 1.5" rubber heel made to look like real wood adds lots of comfort. 
Check them out online and in store. 

Interior and front view of Token boot. 

October 15, 2012


Widow Zipper Skirt SALE $42.00   $35.00
belt and shoes available in store.

Widow Skirt with Garter  SALE $89.00
Alter Graffiti Tee 
Jewelry, Cardigan and gloves available in store.

Widow Twill Tux Jacket  SALE $125.00
Hat, bag and jewelry available in store

Widow Faux Fue Shrug   SALE $48.00
Belt available in store

Photography & Styling: THE ALTER BOYS

October 11, 2012

Time Out NY Readers Choice Awards

Time Out New York is featuring their Best of New York issue with a Reader's Choice Award on your  favorite places to eat, drink and shop. We are excited and grateful to have ALTER Men's included as a nominee for Best Men's Shop in New York.  Thanks to Time Out for the nom and thank you to all our great customers for supporting our shops. We wouldn't be here without all of you! Thank you! 
 vote for us on their site. Voting ends October 21st 2012

October 9, 2012

Fall suits are here!

A new season calls for a new suit! The Shades of Grey suit department is in full swing at the
 Men's Franklin Street shop.
The classic tailoring and clean lines of Micah Cohen's suits are a true staple at ALTER and will become your favorite in your closet. 

Shades of Grey by Micah Cohen Classic 2 button blazer in black $245.00   $195.00
Shown here with matching pant, waistcoat and Shades of Grey white shirt. 
See more details on the online shop. 

Shades of Grey Suit vest in black $95.00
Can't get more dapper then with a waistcoat!
See more in the online store

Shades of Grey by Micah Cohen suit pant in black $120.00  $88.00
Clean and lean! 
See more in the online store

Shades of Grey Herringbone blazer in grey $240.00  $195.00
The beautiful herringbone flannel fabric is something very special. 
See more in the online store

Shades of Grey Herringbone Vest $95.00
A quality fabric that translates well on a vest. 
Get one online 

Shades of Grey Herringbone pant in grey $120.00 $88.00
Flat front and tailored. 
See more on the online store

Shades of Grey Herringbone Blazer in brown $245.00   $195.00
A rich but yet soft brown suit in beautiful herringbone flannel. 

Shades of Grey Herringbone vest in brown $95.00
 Check it out online

Shades of Grey Herringbone pant in brown $120.00   $88.00
A brown suit is a great addition to a gentleman's wardrobe!
See more images in the online store

October 4, 2012

New Delivery: Jewelry

Here is a mere few jewelry pieces we are highlighting from the 
hundreds of styles that we received this week.
We love a statement piece at a great price.
All jewelry is nickel and lead free and available at all locations.

Rings from $20.00- $35.00

Spike necklaces from $29.00- $35.00

The Lighter top ring in silver or gold $25.00
Brilliant concept and well designed! Only available in sizes 6 and 7

The Stealth necklace in gunmetal $44.00
So sleek and chic.

Stackable rings $26.00
Comes in a set of three variations of pyramid studs with elasticated bands. 

October 3, 2012

New Fall Delivery: Ladies love Fluevog

This Fall season we are bringing our favorite shoe designer, John Fluevog back into our 
Franklin Street Women's store.
The Conga is a perfect ankle boot that can be worn everyday with all your dresses or jeans. 
Vintage spat inspired detailing with an interior side zipper, elastic tongue, 1/2 heel on a rubber sole! These babies are so chic and so comfortable!

John Fluevog Conga Boot in brown or black $269.00 $195.00
100% leather upper and lining with rubber sole. Made in Portugal
Only available in store

Conga boot in brown 

Conga boot in black. Cute rubber sole detailing. You can dance all night in these booties.