the look: motorcycle chic

the look: motorcycle chic

We never get tired of toughness in fashion, and this round of the the look shows it pretty clearly. Entitled “motorcycle chic”, we put together a rough and ready look consisting of selections from Alexander […]

oak recommends: fixed with the twelves & fixed with pantha du prince

oak recommends: fixed with the twelves & fixed with pantha du prince

There are two back to back fixed parties this week, and they should be a great time. First up is the Twelves, tomorrow night at the Highline Ballroom, and Friday night brings us Pantha Du […]

these shoes are a.ok

these shoes are a.ok

photographer: clay kessack styling: stephanie niedospial featuring shoes from: Mea Shadow, Kr3w, Antoine + Stanley, Senso, Copy, Matt Bernson, and Gee Wa Wa.

gettin' ready for the sample sale

gettin' ready for the sample sale

We’ve been working hard today at Oak Williamsburg to get ready for the sample sale – there’s a TON of amazing stuff that somehow slipped through the cracks, plus a lot of great stuff from […]

alexander wang's tribeca crash pad

alexander wang's tribeca crash pad

Alexander Wang’s home in Tribeca, via W magazine

shopping for shoes with the drag queens of the past – via racked

shopping for shoes with the drag queens of the past – via racked

our head designer was recently interviewed by Racked about New York’s Hidden stores: “Stylish Shoe Corp., located at 19 W. 8th Street, is easily missed. The window front is cluttered and poorly lit. Upon entering […]

oak recommends: the wild kingdom

oak recommends: the wild kingdom

our friends from patchwork nyc are going to be putting on a great party every wednesday at the annex (formerly tammany hall), excellent dubstep, future house, garage, funky, etc. details: 10 PM – 4 AM […]

oak + friends sample sale

oak + friends sample sale

It’s that time of year again. Our legendary sample sale is back and we’re bringing in Pleasure Principle, Hyden Yoo, Funktional, and Standard Issue to join in on the fun. Starting Next Friday, April 15th, […]

oak spring 2011 – a taste of things to come

oak spring 2011 – a taste of things to come

Our spring 2011 collection has been trickling in – with many styles you know and love back again in new fabrications and new colors, but we’ve added a slew of new styles that we think […]

oak recommends: mister saturday night with joy orbison

oak recommends: mister saturday night with joy orbison

Eamon Harkin and Justin Carter are Mister Saturday Night. Each man, on his own, spent years kicking around New York, DJing as residents in venues long gone, collecting records of all kinds and throwing parties, […]

blank city

blank city

Just having opened this week, go check it out this weekend, or when it comes to a theater near youBLANK CITY tells the long-overdue tale of a disparate crew of renegade filmmakers who emerged from […]

the oak military poncho

the oak military poncho

We’re really pleased with how our new military ponchos turned out. A new style for spring 2011, they’re a lightweight woven jacket with crossover front and an exaggerated hood. They have an oversized toggle closure, […]