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WHAT YOU HEARD: SADHANA MIX BY D’EON

Earlier this summer we headed up to Montreal for a weekend where we met up with d’Eon at some of his favorite spots in the city. Now we’re giving you an exclusive mix from d’Eon […]

INTRODUCING: LOUISE AMSTRUP

While the name Louise Amstrup may be new to many, the Danish-born designer is a veteran in the fashion industry, having worked with the likes of Alexander McQueen, Alistair Carr and Jonathan Saunders before launching […]

STUDIO SESSION: CANDAMILL

Studio Session is a look into the creative spaces of the designers we are proud to be currently stocking at OAK. Words by Conor Riley Photographs by Justin Fulton When we arrived at the Pfizer […]

OAK MOVIE NIGHT: MY OWN PRIVATE IADHO

Leather jackets. Motorcycles. Talking porno magazines. Great hair. Flea. William Shakespeare. Last week we were rained out, but tomorrow night we’re back with all that and more in the Outdoor Garden at Wythe Hotel for […]

SUPERMODEL DOCUMENTARY HOUR: MEGI XHIDRA

Photograph by Jason Rodgers Get to know the people who get to try on the latest OAK arrivals before anyone else. This week, meet Megi who recently modeled OAK FW13, R13 and Mandarin & General […]

INTRODUCING: WACKY WACKO

Haven’t you always wanted to wear giant illustrations of Freddie Mercury, Britney Spears, and RuPaul all over yourself? Thankfully, Seth Bogart (Hunx and his Punx, Gravy Train!!!) is adding clothing and accessories designer to his […]

OAK BUYING DIARY: APRIL 77, TELFAR, AND MORE

OAK Buying Diary is a look into next season’s pieces, showrooms, lunches and the amazing people and places we run into on our buying appoinments. Follow Jeff, Louis and Alicia through the gutters, glam and […]

OAK FAMILY ALBUM: DYLAN FORSBERG

Photographs by Justin Fulton Words by Alicia Rae We have been following our friend Dylan’s career since he had his first gallery show in our basement on Bond St. over 4 years ago. I have […]

BEST OF: OAKNYC ON INSTAGRAM

While we always try our best to get our newest arrivals online as soon as they hit the warehouse, the place to see it all first is the our Instagram, @oaknyc. Take a look back […]

JUST IN: WANT LES ESSENTIALS DE LA VIE

When the name of your brand translates to “the essentials of life”, you’d better be able to back it up. Luckily, founders Mark Wiltzer and brothers Byron and Dexter Peart more than rise to the […]

OAK MOVIE NIGHT: HACKERS

Relive the mid-90s greatness of Angelina Jolie’s pixie haircut (cyberpunk’s answer to “The Rachel”), Jonny Lee Miller’s wallet chain, Matthew Lillard’s pigtails (is it just us, or was this guy in just about every movie […]

INTRODUCING: MANDARIN & GENERAL

Founded in New York by Taiwanese-born Peggy Tan, Mandarin & General‘s foundation lies in traditional qipao (cheongsam) design. Using this as a framework, Tan is able to play with dimensions (elongated geometric front panels, and […]