Shop local: Long Islanders are behind these 6 popular clothing, accessory brands

Long Island happens to be a breeding ground for fashion creativity. Big names such as Michael Kors (Merrick) and Donna Karan (Hewlett) hail from our stylish stamping grounds, both among fashion’s important players. But there are others — and some, newcomers — who have plenty of style and have launched their own brands you can […]

25 years later, Long Island hat shop still seeing ‘rise in demand’

If you think a women’s millinery boutique wouldn’t do impressive business these days, Sherel’s Hats & Accessories, which has a store in Cedarhurst and another in Brooklyn, will have you thinking again. Sherel’s is a go-to for stylists and designers, and its hats...

Tie-dyeing is making a comeback on Long Island: DIY in 10 easy steps

It looks like this will be the Summer of Love on Long Island with the return of tie-dye fashions reminiscent of the 1960s and 1970s. Only this time, it’s DIY tie-dyeing at home to lighten moods during the pandemic that has become the newest thing. “The trend is huge,”...