''The city is constructed as much by images and representations as by the built environment, demographic, shifts and patterns of capital investment'' Lapsley, 1997
NYC became a culture space because of the space, the sites and the idea that the media have given the city over the years. Famous shows such as Friends and Sex and the City have leading to people thinking that the living in the city is glamorous and interesting. Both shows have been cultural phenomenons across the globe.
Fashion was a prominent figure in Sex and the City with the girls needing all the latest must haves in shoes clothes and accessories. Many people now visit NYC on shopping trips. Love played a major part in Sex and the City as the women ventured out to find the man of their dreams among the men of the big city.
''And there, in the same city where they met as girls, four New York women entered the next phase of their lives dressed head to toe in love. And that's the one label that never goes out of style.'' Carrie Bradshaw
Now women across the world go to NYC to look for the two L's: Labels and Love in the culture city that never goes out of style.