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I went to visit this fantastic shop during my stay in NY. It is truely fantastic and worth a visit... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
Hanne M
via mobile
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I came here because I watched Project Runway. I also wanted to see Swatch. He is so adorable and he... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2018
Tracy W
Petrolia, Canada
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

I went to visit this fantastic shop during my stay in NY. It is truely fantastic and worth a visit. Give yourself time, it is heaven -a mecca of fabric. The staff is so nice and helpful. I will come again next time i visit...More

Thank Hanne M
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Went to this shop after looking at their website as I was looking for possibly different lace and trims to take home to Australia. Walked for ages to get there two sullen faced guys sitting just inside the doorway - I asked where their laces...More

Thank Karlene D
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

I came here because I watched Project Runway. I also wanted to see Swatch. He is so adorable and he even gave me a kiss. Big place so much fabric and accessories. Staff were very friendly and helped me to take pics with their famous...More

2  Thank Tracy W
Reviewed 30 August 2018

I usually go to fabric shops and we did walk around the fabric district before getting to mood. Mood definitely has better quality and variety, it has something for all budgets.

Thank Gunjan N
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Mood has been on my bucket list for years, and the store did not disappoint! Even my 9-year-old granddaughter was slack-jawed at the vibrant array of fluff and fiber bursting from every inch of that Garment District real estate. Although I shopped for quite a...More

1  Thank rhondac396
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Being massive fans of Project Runway from the UK, imagine our delight when we walked through the door to find Swatch sprawled on the floor. Once you get over the awkwardness of going into what looks like an office to get to the lifts, the...More

1  Thank Melanie V
Reviewed 22 July 2018

I don't understand why they pile the bolts of fabric on top of each other. There are a bunch of surly-looking dudes hanging around who I suppose can be summoned to do the heavy lifting of extracting a bolt from the log pile for you...More

Thank hkbuck
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

The selection here is a bit overwhelming in a good way. There are so many gorgeous fabrics & fun trims. I bought an off-white floral Valentino rayon to make a sundress with for $20/yard. I would like it if they separated & labeled their selection...More

Thank Tara M
Reviewed 6 July 2018

So exciting to see what this looks like in person. So many bolts of fabric it’s thrilling. Swatch was not there the day, but Chica was. Cool area of the city.

Thank vegan436
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Mood actually is more than just a place they go to on TV. Great service. Very patient and persistent help who knew the inventory and kept trying until he found the color, print, and style that was just what I wanted for my own “project”....More

Thank Sandra B
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the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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9 November 2017|
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Response from NewYorkHeather | Reviewed this property |
No clue as to square footage but it is crammed with everything. Huge selection for one store. Overwhelming but staff is unbelievable as to steering you to the correct section if you tell them what you want to create. You... More
31 July 2016|
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Response from JacquelineJ413 | Reviewed this property |
They have one day workshops and classes that are taught by some Mood staff and industry professionals. They advertise classes on their social media accounts (Facebook, Instagram) closer to the start of a new month so I would... More
Julie G
20 July 2016|
Response from Selkirk052 | Reviewed this property |
s, there is an elevator - maneuvering between the bolts of fabric might be tough - but fun!