Whether you’re sipping a cocktail at the top of The Standard Hotel or eating enchiladas at Tortilla Flats (tortillaflatsnyc.com), the Meatpacking District has got it all. So choose to pack items that will work for causal and more glam occasions to avoid bringing your entire wardrobe. When it comes to NYC style, think Alexa Chung – she’s got it nailed.
Blouse, £38, topshop Fedora, £65, Reiss
Jeans, £32, glamorous
Bag, £29.99, Zara