Uniqlo Inc.

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2013

    He's Old, Missing Teeth, and Has a Funny Haircut: He's Danny Brown, Rap's Biggest Deal

    Apart from the overcrowding and cost of living, subway ads are one of the most depressing things about New York City. But now, next to the usual ads offering escape in vacation destinations and self-realization in a pair of shoes, you'll find a glimmer of hope in a Uniqlo ad featuring 32-year-old De ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 24, 2012

    NYC Chefs Modeling For J. Crew, Uniqlo

    Fashion brands like J. Crew and Uniqlo are recruiting NYC chefs as models for their brands, according to the New York Post. Mission Chinese Food chef Danny Bowien is modeling for Uniqlo, the culinary team behind The Fat Radish is in a new ad for the prepster label Gant, and Michael Chernow of the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2012

    Q&A: Stalley On Getting To New York And Hooking Up With Rick Ross

    Humility is a rare trait—especially among rappers, who tend to preen and bop about like fighters convincing boxing promoters that they are in their prime. Stalley, however, subscribes to a different G code. Perhaps it's his humble beginnings in a small town outside of Cleveland, where a blue- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 13, 2012

    Live: Allen, Carrington, And Spalding Play Jazz Rather Than Define It At The Village Vanguard

    Geri Allen, Terri Lyne Carrington, Esperanza Spalding Trio Village Vanguard Thursday, January 12 Better than: More sniping and griping about the future of jazz. Maybe you've heard, but there's currently a storm, part lament and part manifesto, brewing in one quarter of the jazz scene, in which dep ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 6, 2011

    David Chang Gives it up for Uniqlo

    ​ You may know David Chang from from such hits as Momofuku Parts I - VI, as well as memorable appearances in That Mexican Coke Will Cost You $5, The Unbearable Lightness of First Class Travel, and I Love Everybody. And now, you will know him as a model.

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2011

    Falling On My Ass At the High Line Roller Rink After Hours

    Esther Zuckerman​At the roller rink birthday parties of my youth there were always the people I like to call "the show-offs." They would skate laps around everyone, do tricks and put the rest of us, clinging onto the railing, trying to stay upright, to shame. I was prepared to meet some of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 23, 2010

    Science Says Wearing Knockoffs Makes You a Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Person

    ​Remember the episode of Sex and the City (one of the soulless ones where the gang all heads to L.A.) in which Samantha acquires a fake Fendi handbag from the back of a car and an array of Very Bad Things Ensue, including getting kicked out of the Playboy mansion for claiming a Playmate's hand ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2010

    Step Off, Pregnant Biotches

    ​Yeah, yeah, maybe you're 8.5 months preggers and about to pop, and evidently you really need those Uniqlo tank tops STAT to stretch over your cute belly and everything, but we ladies who have behaved responsibly and not brazenly added to society's widespread overpopulation don't look kindly o ... More >>

  • Columns

    November 26, 2008

    Isn't Obama a Doll?

    Yes and no. But there are lots of small consolations.

  • Columns

    June 3, 2008

    What Can You Buy When You're Broke?

    A recession-proof guide with free answers for those who aren't afflicted by vulgar wealth

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2007

    Uniqlo Sample Sale!

    We kind of don't even want to tell you about this one, because that may mean fewer jeans left for us (yes, there will be denim at this sale.) Uniqlo's sample sale starts Wednesday, the 26th, at 9AM, so nurse that Christmas hangover with these prices: Knit tops- $5.00 Sweaters- $10.00 Woven Tops- $ ... More >>

  • NYC Life

    December 6, 2005

    Cheap Cashmere for Boring Fatties

    Japan's biggest retailer brings bland sweater joy to Soho