Americana Manhasset is a high-end, open-air shopping center located in Manhasset, New York. It is the largest and most well known shopping center in the area, sometimes commonly referred to as the "Miracle Mile". [Wikipedia] Below are our top 10 luxury shops and brands at Americana Manhasset in Long Island, New York.
Burberry is an iconic British luxury brand, distributing fashion, fashion accessories, sunglasses, fragrances and cosmetics since 1856. The Burberry brand was founded by a twenty-one year old dressmaker Thomas Burberry. Over the past few decades, Burberry is internationally known for its iconic trench coat. The Burberry brand also became synonymous with explorers, adventurers and mountain climbers who wore Burberry coats while testing the limits of the human experience. Burberry operates three sub-brands: Burberry Prorsum, Burberry London and Burberry Brit.
2. Brooks Brothers
Brooks Brothers is a men's clothing company. The Brooks Brothers brand is the oldest men's clothing chain in the United States. The brand not only features men's clothing, but women's clothing as well. Numerous presidents, including Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, Franklin Roosevelt, John F Kennedy, Bill Clinton, among others, were/are loyal customers.
3. Tiffany & Co.
Tiffany & Co. is a multinational luxury jewelry and specialty retailer with its headquarters in Midtown Manhattan, New York. Tiffany's iconic blue color is synonymous with haut monde taste and style. Furthermore, it's renowned for its diamond jewelry, but also sells fragrances, crystal, sterling silver, china, watches, leather goods and other personal accessories.
4. Louis Vuitton
Louis Vuitton is a legendary fashion company known around the globe for its handbags and shoes that are adorned with its iconic logo and monogram. The Louis Vuitton brand also sells luxury watches, jewelry, sunglasses, personal accessories, luggage and other leather goods. The Louis Vuitton brand is one of the most valuable and oldest fashion brands in the world.
Chanel is a haute couture house that specializes in high fashion and ready-to-wear clothes (prêt-à-porter), fashion accessories and luxury items. Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel was the founder and brainchild behind the Chanel brand. Coco Chanel understood women and their taste for simple elegance, comfort and practicality in clothing and jewelry. The House of Chanel is most known for the little black dress (aka LBD), the perfume No. 5 , and the Chanel Suit.
Founded in 1837, Hermès is a French manufacturer that specializes in leather, lifestyle accessories, perfumery, luxury goods, and ready-to-wear. Hermès has fourteen sub brands that include leather, scarves, ties, men's wear, women's fashion, perfume, watches, stationery, footwear, gloves, enamel, decorative arts, tableware, and jewelry. Leather and scarves are known as its forte.
Gucci is an Italian fashion house and high end leather goods brand that was founded by Guccio Gucci in Florence, Italy in 1921. International and American film stars have posed in Gucci's clothing, shoes, and fashion accessories for fashion and lifestyle magazines around the world. Gucci's distinctive lines and extravagant aesthetic made its products among the most frequently copied in the world in the early 2000's and even today.
8. Ralph Lauren
Ralph Lauren is a U.S-based holding company headquartered in New York City. The company, through its subsidiaries, designs, markets and sells high end clothing and apparel for men, women and children. Other subsidiaries also sell high end personal accessories, fragrances and home decor across the globe.
9. Giorgio Armani
Giorgio Armani is an Italian fashion designer known today for his clean, tailored lines in menswear. In 1975 and 2001, Armani was lauded as the most successful designer to come out of Italy. Armani has also designed many stage outfits and costumes for megastars Lady Gaga and Madonna, as well as, he has designed for many high-profile award shows, such as the Grammy Awards and the MTV Video Music Awards.
Founded in 1913 by Mario Prada and headed by Miuccia Prada since 1988, Prada is an Italian luxury fashion house and luxury-goods company. The worldwide brand specializes in ready-to-wear fashion for men and women, shoes, luggage, perfumes, watches, mobile phones and other leather goods. Prada's originality and forward-thinking clothes make it one of the most influential fashion brands today.