Where to see Christmas window displays at stores in New York City

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Where to see Christmas window displays at stores in New York City

December 1, 2015

It is Christmas time and sometimes this shopping season in New York City can be nightmarish, especially if your gift list forces you to fight the current of the tourist-packed stream known as Fifth Avenue. But at least you can take a look at department stores’ ornate Christmas window displays between a gift and another.

Tiffany & Co. holiday windows

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The jewelry institution flashes back to the 19th century for this year’s holiday displays, with each window depicting a fairy-tale–like winter diorama.

Available: December 13–early January

Saks Fifth Avenue

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For 2015, Saks is filling its windows with wintery versions of some of the world’s greatest natural and man-made wonders—an icy Colosseum, a snowy Great Wall of China, a frozen Great Barrier Reef (complete with a very cold mermaid).

Available: November 23–January 4

See also – 10 REASONS TO SEE HOLIDAY MARKET AT CHRISTMAS

Macy’s holiday windows

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In honor of a big year for Snoopy, Charlie Brown and the rest of the Peanuts gang, Macy’s is dedicating its window displays this year to Charles Schultz’s cartoon creations.

Available: November 20–January 4

Lord & Taylor holiday windows

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Singer-songwriter Austin Mahone helps reveal this year’s holiday display, performing during an opening event that celebrates and supports the store’s new partnership with Habitat for Humanity New York City.

Available: November 12–January 6

See also – CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE FOR KIDS

Henri Bendel holiday windows

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An extravaganza of lights 40 feet high decorates the front of the store. The shop’s main window features a Parisian apartment-inspired display, and the atrium holds a two-story tree with giant versions of Bendel’s holiday ornaments.

November 17–January 4

Bloomingdale’s holiday windows

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The windows themselves will focus on the theme of perceiving the holidays through the various senses and include mirrored sculptures and floral displays from world-renowned florist Jeff Leatham.

Available: November 18–January 4

Bergdorf Goodman holiday windows

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Bergdorf’s displays are going all-out on Swarovski this year in honor of the crystal maker’s 120th anniversary. More than 7 million Swarovskis were used to create the display, with each window presenting a different crystalline theme.

Available: November 17–January 4

Source – TimeOut