The City’s got plenty of bargains—it’s just a matter of knowing where to find them. And we’ve taken the time to Just Ask The Locals™ where they score theirs. Dany Levy, founder of, gets great deals in Chelsea’s flower district, while designer Cynthia Rowley hunts down hers at beacon’s closet, Pearl River Mart, Strand Bookstore and the West 25th Street Outdoor Flea Market. Meanwhile, at the top of fashion expert Tim Gunn’s list are Century 21, Filene’s Basement, H&M, Steve & Barry’s and T.J. Maxx. And earlier this week, we asked you where your favorite places are to bargain shop. We got lots of great responses, but the top 10 spots according to Gothamist readers are:

  1. Century 21
  2. Target
  3. Uniqlo
  4. Housing Works
  5. Lord and Tayler
  6. Canal Street/Chinatown
  7. Filenes
  8. Loehmann's
  9. DSW
  10. Daffys

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