Category Archives: Metropolis

CARHARTT JACKETS are ready for your Winter Fun!

Here in New York City, it’s definitely CARHARTT weather outside!  Want to spend a chilly night rushing from door to cab to club and back again?  We didn’t think so.  Grab one of these CARHARTT JACKETS and you can stroll down … Continue reading

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RALPH LAUREN: POLO BEAR and beyond

As the legend has it, one year at his annual yachting birthday party Ralph Lauren received a teddy bear in his likeness, dressed ears to paw in miniature Ralph Lauren garb. He was so charmed by this gift, instantly smitten, and it … Continue reading

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Ugly Christmas Sweaters

  It’s THAT time of year again! Oh, Holy Night of taking pictures and looking goofy in Christmas sweaters!  We here at Metropolis Vintage have a HUGE selection of MEN’S and WOMEN’S sweaters just for you and your Ugly Christmas Sweater Party. We have HUNDREDS in stock, BUT … Continue reading

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Take A Trip Through The METROPOLIS T-SHIRT Department!

Today we visit the world of the METROPOLIS VINTAGE T-Shirt department in honor of our current in-store T-Shirt sale: Purchase one tee and receive HALF OFF another T-Shirt of $65 value or less.  In contrast to the oft untamed wilds … Continue reading

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OVERALLS: VERY FAR FROM THE FARM!

 Overalls have come a long way from the cliche image of the farmer and the oil-stained on-duty mechanic!  Though versions were used as early as 1792, overalls as we popularly know them (the “bib-and-brace” style) came into effect around 1891.  After … Continue reading

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Versace Inspired Silk Shirts

Oh what a night it was when I went out on the town with a silk shirt, can remember the details but the next day the smell of a beautiful perfume was drenched all over of the shirt. Oh what … Continue reading

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90’s PLATFORM SHOES are on the rise again!

Ahh, the “alternative” 90’s – bygone era of grunge.   My father used to tell me how the music was louder and grittier, flannel was warmer, facial hair wasn’t that ironic, girls were taller . . . or were they? … Continue reading

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“THE SUN IS OUT AND I WANT SOME . . . ” New sunglasses in at METROPOLIS VINTAGE!

It’s that time of year again when beaches and barbecues abound here in New York City. As THE RAMONES sang, “The Sun Is Out And I Want Some . . . ” and we here at METROPOLIS VINTAGE have just … Continue reading

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METROPOLIS VINTAGE named one of the “7 BEST VINTAGE STORES IN NYC” by GOTHAMIST!

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A tale of TUXEDO TAILCOATS at Metropolis Vintage!

What could be more dapper than a tuxedo coat with tails? Also known as a “swallow-tail” or “claw hammer“, flip on Turner Classic Movies at any given time and you’re bound to see a dapper gent wearing one. Everyone from Clark Gable … Continue reading

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