If fashion is your passion, make your way to Brooklyn to check out Flirt. Started by three designing women, Flirt has become well known for its unique and eclectic mix of clothing and accessories, many made by local designers. But why stop there? If you’ve dreamed of designing yourself, their custom skir t shop is a must. With seven patterns and more than 100 fabrics to choose from, plus the expert advice of the Flirt staff, you could be wearing your own perfect skirt in a couple of weeks. They even offer on-site classes for those who prefer to do it themselves.

93 5th Ave., Brooklyn