Winters in Brooklyn often pack a wallop. The winds off of the Gowanus Canal along with frigid temps can cut right through you if you’re not wearing the right apparel. Rather than stay inside and hibernate all winter, you can venture outside and enjoy everything Brooklyn has to offer—you just have to dress appropriately.
Whether it’s your first Brooklyn winter or you just need some new winter clothing, we’ll share some of the best places to shop for winter clothing and accessories in Brooklyn and the surrounding neighborhoods.
Looking for the complete winter wear package? REI is the place to go for everything from head to toe! Here’s where you’ll find everything you need to comfortably travel around town during the most frigid temperatures. From knit caps and water-resistant gloves to winter jackets and layers to boots and wool socks, you’ll find lots of great selections of each to choose from.
And if you’re into winter sports and activities, you’ll find all of the apparel, accessories, and equipment you’ll need to enjoy your hobbies. Along the shelves and racks you’ll discover skis, poles, ski pants, goggles, boots, backpacks, bags, layers, vests, snowshoes, snowsuits, and so much more.
Winter Exercise Apparel
Your daily walks and runs don’t need to be put on hold during the winter months. Drop by the Brooklyn Running Company for exercise apparel that stands up to the winter elements. Find lightweight, reflective winter jackets with heat grid fabrics, hats and headbands, socks, and water-resistant running and hiking shoes designed to let you continue your daily exercise routines in comfort and warmth.
Everyday Wear And More
Need an entire winter wardrobe upgrade? Or maybe you have some sweaters and fleeces that you no longer need? You can buy or sell your winter apparel at Buffalo Exchange! You’ll find everything you need for winter, including designer brands, vintage pieces, everyday styles, basics, and the trendiest styles available. There’s no way you’ll leave this place without a bag full of new favorites!
These are just a few of the many great local and major retail shops you’ll find in Brooklyn and nearby neighborhoods for the best winter apparel and accessories. You’ll be able to enjoy these spots and discover other shops, restaurants and boutiques when you call 363 Bond Street home. Contact us today to learn more about our available apartments and life in Brooklyn’s popular Gowanus community!