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Elegant Tightwad

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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible11%
14 Jul 2017
“Great Experience ”
5 Mar 2015
“Fabulous Fashion at Fifty!”
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Dress like a diva, shop like a tightwad! Join NYC's original Garment Center Wholesale Shopping Tour. We've been taking shoppers behind the scenes in the NYC Garment District since 2002 where they buy current season designer duds at wholesale and...more
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545 8th Ave, Suite 401, New York City, NY 10018-4307
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

So glad we schedule this time with Pamela and the Elegant Tightwad. Amazing behind the scenes experience! Looking forward to our next trip to NYC and will book the accessories tour.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 5 March 2015

I planned a private excursion for my 50th birthday. My friends and I all had lots of fun and purchased a great deal of clothing. We look forward to doing it again!

Date of experience: March 2015
1  Thank Gigi A
Reviewed 1 March 2015

We booked a private shopping excursion and gave a detailed list of our sizes and favorite designers. Pros: Everyone was very nice. Cons: Not really worth the time or money if you are larger than a size 6 or so. 3 of the 5 places...More

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank M60540
Reviewed 22 October 2014

I phoned the evening before to make an apt with Pamela for a private tour. Pamela asked questions about my style, designers I liked and what I was looking for. I gave her my budget and she assured me I would be pleased. The following...More

Date of experience: October 2014
1  Thank Rhonda S
Reviewed 26 August 2014

I booked this tour for a weekend trip to NYC. There was a few reviews that said they had cancelled the tour due to lack of participation so I wasn't completely surprised when the same thing happened to me the day before we left on...More

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank NicoleDD
Reviewed 17 June 2014

This is our 4th tour with the Elegant Tightwad and we always enjoy the time and the finds. Each location we visit has something special and we have found new favorite designers. This is always a highlight of our time in New York.

Date of experience: June 2014
1  Thank Amy L
Reviewed 3 June 2014

This is a long overdue review about a tour which was so lousy, I had hoped to forget it, My friend and I took the Garment District Diva tour in December with high hopes of a great experience and some fabulous shopping, Both elements were...More

Date of experience: December 2013
2  Thank Annette R
ElegantTightwad, Owner at Elegant Tightwad, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2014

As the owner of this company I assure you we always want our customers to walk away happy. The fact that we have so many 5 star reviews tells us that we usually hit the mark. No one by the name Annette took our any...More

Reviewed 28 May 2014

My sister and I travel to NYC every year and are always looking for different things to do. Before leaving for our trip we saw Elegant Tigjtwad on Living Social and purchased the garment trek and the accessory trek. We purchased both for $320 total....More

Date of experience: April 2014
9  Thank Peggy R
Reviewed 6 May 2014

I went on Pamela's apparel and accessories tour yesterday. I live in New York and my husband bought me the tour pass for my birthday. I really wasn't sure what to expect but was SO happy with the experience! We went to over 10 different...More

Date of experience: May 2014
1  Thank LEMMY13
Reviewed 6 May 2014

My niece and I did the Elegant Tightwad Garment District Diva Trek on May 5th and we had a nice time. We got great deals on dresses, pants, etc, handbags and coat. Pamela is great, she kept the choices varied to please all in our...More

Date of experience: May 2014
1  Thank CityGirlAda
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