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Who were those diehards lined up for hours to get the first pick of Marni for H&M, yesterday morning, you ask? What does it take to queue overnight for a designer collaboration? In the wee hours of the morning, I visited five of the Manhattan H&M locations that carry the collection, from Midtown to downtown, to find out. I talked to the determined individuals who secured the coveted No. 1 spot on the cold concrete outside each store. Could I learn from their true grit? Their strategies did have a lot in common: Make yourself comfortable, bring snacks, and of course, have a bathroom plan.
Click through to see what these brave souls were gunning for, and how they got through the night.
Remember Snowmageddon? You know, that time that not one but two massive blizzards hit the tri-state area within five days? It was cold. There was lots and lots of snow. And, you probably had off of work (or school) for a solid few days. Well, history may be repeating itself. As New York City prepares for winter storm read
and you answered! A few weeks ago, we tasked our readers with a question: What's your perfect snow boot? The comment section blossomed into a forum, with personal
reviews and recommendations endorsing established, weather-resistant brands — such as Sorel, Hunter, The North Face, and L.L.Bean — as well as read