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WHAT THEY WERE THINKING: KAELEN

OAK recently caught up with NYC-based designer Kaelen Haworth to talk about the inspiration behind her FW14 Kaelen Collection. “The inspiration began with softness, nature,” says Haworth.  “I wanted to explore the median of romance […]

WHAT I WATCHED ON NETFLIX: JUSTIN – THE WICKER MAN

By Justin Fulton Halloween is tomorrow, and Netflix has your back. The Wicker Man (the 1973 version, not the Nicolas Cage one) tells the frightening tale of a 40-year-old virgin who gets tricked by a […]

THIS WEEKEND! TAKE 30% OFF OAK COLLECTION OUTERWEAR, LEATHER + SWEATERS

This weekend, we’re giving you 30% Off OAK Collection Outerwear, Leather + Sweaters in stores and online. It all starts tonight at midnight on oaknyc.com, and runs through Sunday, November 2nd. Shop 30% Off Women. Shop 30% […]

INTRODUCING: FFIXXED

ffiXXed began as a collaborative art and design project initiated by Kain Picken and Fiona Lau in Berlin, 2008. Since then, the two have operated under mobile headquarters, gravitating to inspiring places around the globe […]

WHAT THEY WERE THINKING: JOURNAL FW14

For FW14, Denmark-based menswear line Journal took its inspiration from The PALÄON, the German Research and Experience Center, designed by Swiss architects Holzer Kobler. According to Journal, “The mirror like facade reflects its placement in […]

JUST IN: SILENT BY DAMIR DOMA

SILENT by Damir Doma is back at OAK for FW14. Shop the collection now in stores and online, and check out their FW14 Film above. Shop SILENT by Damir Doma Women. Shop SILENT by Damir […]

OFF THE WALL: JEREMY DEPREZ AT ZACH FEUER

By Luke MacMillan Jeremy Deprez’s exhibit Tenant all started with a businessman’s shirt, spotted by the artist at a Starbucks. The vertical line pattern of the shirt stuck, and challenged Deprez to create works that […]

IN THE HOOD: THE LAST BOOKSTORE IN DTLA

By Kaley Giovinazzo Built in 1902 as Crocker Bank by John Parkinson, The Last Bookstore on 5th & Spring in DTLA, it is one of the 23 designated historical buildings in the city. After being […]

THE OAK WAREHOUSE SALE: LOS ANGELES 10.24 – 10.26

The wait is over, LA! Shop up to 90% off past season favorites, one-of-a-kind vintage pieces, and OAK samples at our first ever OAK Warehouse Sale: Los Angeles. It all starts at 11 AM on Friday, […]

WHAT I DID THIS WEEKEND: JENNIFER AT THE CLOISTERS + THE CATSKILLS

By Jennifer Orlowski  On Saturday I headed up to Minnewaska State Park Preserve in Kerhonkson, NY, which features waterfalls, sky lakes, and hiking through the peak of the fall foliage. This was the perfect weekend […]

IN THE HOOD: SCALINO G.P. IN GREENPOINT

One of our favorite lunch spots is Scalino G.P., right down the street from OAK 55 Nassau Ave. The sister restaurant of Scalino in Park Slope, Scalino G.P. While their $10 any pasta and mixed […]

NEW YOAK CITY IS HIRING

OAK is currently seeking dedicated and experienced retail employees to join our NYC stores. To apply, please e-mail a cover letter, resume and photo of yourself to job@oaknyc.com.