The festive spirit is in the air and also in the windows of New York’s biggest, luxurious and most visited department stores. Even if shopping for Christmas gifts is not on your agenda, you can step out to check out the marvelous window displays. We have rounded up this year’s most elaborate Christmas window displays which make an extravagant visual treat to passersby. Here’s New York’s best-dressed Christmas windows of 2013:
This time instead of the reindeer, Santa is travelling throughout their stores worldwide via a sleigh pulled by a Louis Vuitton goose. At Louis Vuitton’s New York City outlet, the goose is also seen pulling the ribbon on a gift-wrapped package. Various windows have put up various holiday gift options on display too.
Saks Fifth Avenue
Yeti is visiting Saks Fifth Avenue 2013 Holiday Windows. Captivating 3D light show is being projected onto New York flagship store’s exterior every evening (5 pm – 10 pm) throughout the holiday season.
Bergdorf Goodman has unveiled ‘Holidays on Ice’ themed windows to celebrate Christmas this year on their Fifth Avenue store. The icy windows display most of the national holidays with a winter facelift for this season.
Barneys New York
Barney’s has pulled all stops to put up stunning interactive windows on their Madison Avenue store. The first window houses a faceted structured, covered with thousands of mirrors, representing a broken-away piece of the bedrock of New York City.
Barneys New York, 660 Madison Avenue, Manhattan, NY
Bloomingdale’s takes visitors around the world by unveiling windows that are prepped to symbolize various countries like Italy, Great Britain, China, France and of course the US too. Each window opens up the world of each country with their respective iconic monuments, showcasing gifts too.
These haute couture window displays in New York City can be added to the list of holiday sightseeing sites along with shopping destinations too.