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New York City has more stores than anyone could physically tackle, but somehow we always keep returning to the usual suspects. To break out of the rut, we've asked some local shopping and fashion gurus to provide their hidden retail gems—those unique stores around our fantastic city that we might not all know about. Cue the Beatles: We're about to get a little help from our friends.
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Tathiana Rosado is a power publicist at Quinn & Co. who lives on the Upper West Side. The fashionable PR maven has a penchant for luxury items—just spend some time on her Twitter account and you'll see what we mean. Here, she shows us Camilla Dietz Bergeron, her favorite shopping spot that's sure to leave a dent in her pocket this year.
My favorite obscure shop (whether I can afford it or not is a different story) is the gem of all gems, Camilla Dietz Bergeron. Located in a beautiful showroom on the Upper East Side, this hidden shop makes me feel like a kid in a candy store—it gives me that giddy feeling that I'm purchasing something extremely special and one-of-a-kind. The estate pieces go as far back as Victorian times and they are truly special. What's so unique about this place is the dedication the staff has in helping you find exactly what you're looking for, and not only that, but they know the full story/history behind every piece in their showroom. Camilla and Gus are the friendliest people and will always sit down with you, have a coffee, and look over beautiful jewelry and accessories. I have my eye on this vintage Rolex watch that fits so perfectly on my wrist. Definitely on my things to buy this year.
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