Owners Brian and Richard posses an encyclopedic knowledge of fashion history and an unrivalled collection of its greatest--and rarest--hits. The modest storefront keeps the uninitiated away, while those in-the-know browse a dazzling array of vintage Chanel purses, jewelry, and clothing, a specialty of the store.
Pilgrim New York, founded by Brian Bennett & Richard Ives, was born of a love for all things vintage, design and fashion. They started Pilgrim New York in 2006 in Woodstock, New York, as an art gallery and vintage store and relocated to New York City in 2007. Richard Ives was a well known fashion stylist for over 20 years in New York and Brian was cofounder of the fashion photography agency, Lambrecht & Bennett for 16 years. Pilgrim New York sources incredible, oneoff vintage designer pieces, including accessories from all around the world from private dealers and auctions in Tokyo, Paris, London. We specialize in the highest quality designer pieces that are unique and also wearable as a staple to your daily wardrobe.