WHAT LOCALS ARE SAYING ...
"It makes such a difference in my life that I can walk out the door every day feeling confident, feeling like I look great, even though I will never be a size 2. You not only save me time and make shopping a more fun and productive experience, your work affects me day in and day out, all year long. Working with you has really changed my life."
- TAMAR A, 36, BROOKLYN, NY
"It was the first time that I shopped with a professional and I had the most amazing time. Val brings you right at ease and she is so professional and efficient. She has such a good eye, as I bought some pieces that without her help, I would not have tried on. I highly recommend her."
- AGNES S, 49, CLIFFSIDE PARK, NJ
"Item after item after item just worked and I left the store with a summer wardrobe! Val helped me regain the self-confidence that I lost years ago."
– KIMBERLY H, 36, BROOKLYN, NY
"After working with her throughout my session, I began to see that clothes that fit my body type actually DO exist. I now feel a hundred times more confident than I did prior to this experience."
– MEGHAN W, 16, BALDWIN, NY
"I couldn’t be happier with my experience with Val. Words can’t describe how much I normally dislike shopping, but somehow, Val made the process painless for me. I would highly recommend her to any guy that wants to take the pain out of shopping."
- DANIEL D, 28, NEW YORK, NY
"I was completely amazed at how she nailed my taste and style and kept within my budget. I have been enjoying all the compliments on my new clothes and accessories!"
- MAUREEN R, 43, NEW YORK, NY
"In short: Val is AMAZING. If you are someone with limited time who likes to look good, I cannot recommend her highly enough. She also kept track of all our spending, taking advantage of sale items to make sure we came in completely within budget."
- ALEXANDRA T, 31, NEW YORK, NY
"It felt like it was our day–not only did I feel like I was shopping with an honest friend, I bought nearly everything, and on sale!!!"
- KATE F, 31, NEW YORK, NY
"She was very knowledgeable and was able to provide suggestions and feedback in a very professional manner. I learned a lot about style and fashion with her and would recommend her services wholeheartedly if you are someone who does not like shopping but still like to look good."
- GUILLAUME L, 30, NEW YORK, NY
"When returning to work after 8 years at home as a mom, I’d cringe when I’d look in my closet to get dressed for work. Val has changed that! No shopping regrets! Nothing hanging in my closet unworn. Val has a great eye for fit, style, color and trend. Plus, she’s fun to work with. Now, when I look in my closet in the morning, I’m thrilled! Thank you Val!"
- MARY M, 48, BRONXVILLE, NY
"My husband gave me a gift certificate to Shop With Val for my birthday, after I had lost 85 lbs and 5 sizes with the help of bariatric surgery. It was the best gift I could ever ask for."
- WENDY M, 55, RANDOLPH, NJ
"I’ll definitely be using her services again – she takes the frustration out of shopping, helps to make the most of your budget, and has a great eye for what will look good! I highly recommend working with Val!"
- JESSICA O, 35, JERSEY CITY, NJ
"After a few hours with Val, I am light years into a completely new look. Worth every minute and every penny. Choose Val."
- NICK B, 38, NEW YORK, NY
"I had a great time shopping with Valerie. I’m really pleased with the pieces I got and I’ve been wearing something new every day. I’ve been getting compliments too! The up front work that she put into the shopping session was clearly evident, impressive, and made the trip so much more efficient. Her eye for the right fits, styles and colors is truly amazing!"
- VALERIE B, 42, BRONXVILLE, NY
"Petite and curvy is difficult to shop for, but she found great pieces that really worked together, and also created a collection of staples that will last."
- DANA L, 33, BROOKLYN, NY
She knew exactly what to bring me and I did not even need to leave the dressing room. We found my birthday dress in the first shop we visited and I could not be happier with the service she provided. I never felt more amazing and beautiful as I did wearing that dress on my birthday!
- CHANIE S, 28, BROOKLYN, NY
"I never thought that I would need a personal shopper but Valerie’s impeccable taste and personality made it well worth the endeavor. Her style is fantastic and I would recommend her to anyone."
- SETH K, 35, NEW YORK, NY
"Valerie picked styles for me that I never would have chosen for myself. She showed me how to make age appropriate choices that were fun and flattering. I had a great time!"
- NANCY M, 59, MEMPHIS, NY
"She was honest about what looked good and what didn’t so it felt like shopping with a good friend (who also has impeccable taste)."
- JENNIFER Z, 38, NEW YORK, NY
"She is very patient, understanding, and makes you very comfortable! Both times I have ended up with exactly what I was looking for!! I would recommend her to everyone!!"
– DEBBIE K, 29, LEVITTOWN, NY
WHAT OUT OF TOWNERS ARE SAYING ...
Unfortunately, so many personal shoppers cater for the super well heeled rather than us mere mortals, who like value for money. Valerie caters so well for exactly this market. Through her gathering of detailed pre shopping information, you will be treated to exactly the sort of experience you desire.
- ELLEN K, 40, QUEENSLAND, AUSTRALIA
"This was the first time I went out with a personal shopper and it was everything I hoped the experience would be. Valerie “got” me. The discounts that Valerie got for me almost paid for the service."
- SHARON M, 51, TEL AVIV, ISRAEL
"I actually look forward to getting dressed now!"
- MICHELLE C, 44, ONTARIO, CANADA
"Val is a rare find in any city. Her level of professionalism, client service and research to meet my stylish requirements went above and beyond my expectations. Val’s delightful disposition put me completely at ease and I knew I was in good hands from the start. I left with some fabulous pieces for my wardrobe that didn’t break the budget. I highly recommend Val’s services to meet all your stylish needs and I’m looking forward to working with her again."
- CLAIRE L, 30, ACT, AUSTRALIA
"What a professional Valerie is! She truly makes shopping fun. She is extremely organized, knows the stores well and their merchandise. Shopping with Val saves SO much time. She helped me find beautiful dresses for both my daughter’s weddings."
- JEANNE C, 60, JASPER, IN
"Valerie was not fazed by my huge brief, time restraints or the need to entertain my daughter while I tried on clothes. My experience could not have been any better. After having a baby, I was feeling self conscious, and she even managed to get the very first pair of jeans to be a perfect fit and flattering. Her service charges were well worth every penny, especially given she was prepared with coupons that I never would have been able to have."
- JULIET O, 33, HONG KONG, CHINA
"I’m now officially jealous of native New Yorkers for being able to get Valerie’s expertise, but that was my 1st trip to NYC and it won’t be the last."
- JILL M, 49, ABERDEEN, SCOTLAND
"She really helps people to put their best foot forward and represent themselves the way they wish to be seen. If you feel like you’re in a fashion rut, she’s your girl."
- JACLYN B, 28, CAPETOWN, SOUTH AFRICA
"Valerie was an absolute pleasure to work with. She is professional and knowledgeable with an intuitive sense of style. I am over the moon with my new casual and business looks!"
- PRISCILLA R, 32, ONTARIO, CANADA
"I hate shopping, so I rarely did it unless I was desperate. I met with Val and she put me in styles and colors I never would have tried on my own. I feel like a new person, but the style still reflects me and fits my lifestyle."
- TIFFANY C, 27, JUPITER, FL
"I would recommend Val to anyone that wants to get the most out of a NY shopping adventure! She’s a natural at what she does, and a pleasure to spend an afternoon with!"
- VANESSA P, 52, ONTARIO, CANADA