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Urban Oasis Shopping Tour Day Tours

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Urban Oasis specializes in unique shopping and fashion education tours. Our most popular tour is the Garment District shopping/educational. Founded by Imani Alexander, attorney and fashion designer our clientele ranges from students of all ages...more
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Seventh Avenue, New York City, NY 10018
Midtown
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+1 888-284-3136
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Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Imani in action!!! I was fortunate enough to get a tour from Imani two years ago and she was completely booked when I returned..... but, while having lunch I got to see her “in action” while shepherding a group of women through the garment district.....EVERY...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TheresaOregon
Imani A, Owner at Urban Oasis Shopping Tour Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2018

Looking forward to seeing you again on your next visit!

Reviewed 4 September 2018

Imani custom made my tour for all the resources I specifically needed. She can rearrange itinerary on the fly as we were walking the garment district. To find the hidden gems of suppliers, you need a guide but New York has always been so competitive...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Imani A, Owner at Urban Oasis Shopping Tour Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Linda, You are the best! Thank you for the thoughtful and insightful feedback.

Reviewed 20 June 2018

This was a tour I signed up for just for fun and I was not really sure what to expect. Imani really surpassed any expectation I had for the tour by taking the time to ask customers beforehand about their interests. Then, based on feedback,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Imani A, Owner at Urban Oasis Shopping Tour Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thanks Sonia! We had fun!

Reviewed 22 November 2017

Our favorite part of our trip, Imani was an excellent tour guide and teacher! We learned so much about the design process and thoroughly enjoyed the shops we visited and the history behind each of them. From fabric stores to a flower accessory shop to...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank jfsmadison
Imani A, Owner at Urban Oasis Shopping Tour Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Thank you! Hope you are enjoying your new pieces!

Reviewed 23 August 2017

We recently visited NYC as a High School Graduation present for our daughter. We took Imani's Fabric and Trim Tour as our daughter will be going to college for Fashion Design and Marketing. This tour was an amazing insight as to the fashion world! Imani...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

This tour was exceptional! Imani not only introduced us to some of the insiders and creative geniuses in the fashion world, but incorporated a vast amount of educational information into her presentation. As an emerging designer, this tour and Imani's expertise gave me the push...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Rachel G
Imani A, Owner at Urban Oasis Shopping Tour Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2017

Thanks Rachel, Looking forward to seeing your line come to life.

Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

I am in the interior design business and have a love for fashion/design. I wanted a tour that gave me some background knowledge in the fashion industry and how things operate. I took my boyfriend on the tour and I have to say even he...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Kim G
Reviewed 11 January 2017

I had the pleasure of taking the Garment District Educational & Shopping 3-hour tour. Walking the streets of the garment district seemed exciting, yet secondary after interfacing with industry professionals above street level (behind the scenes)! Imani is lighthearted, knowledgeable, and engaging, which makes the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 28 November 2016

Imani did a great job on explaining the whole process from design to production. My daughter Isabella loved it and talks about it a lot still! Worth the price in my book! Imani is a great people person that packs a lot into a little...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank 406Bob
Reviewed 28 November 2016

So worth the time and money... this was an amazing educational tour of the Garment District and fashion design from fabrics to patterns, sparkles to buttons, history to fabrication. Guide was super knowledgeable and made us feel like our own private consultant. Excellent, excellent, excellent...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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gayles650
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Response from Imani A | Property representative |
Hi there: Please contact me through my website or call directly to check availabiity. Which days in times do you have in mind? Thanks! Imani
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