In 1983, Michael Hayes created a store unlike any other in the heart of Newport, Rhode Island on renowned Bellevue Avenue. His focus was to bring his customers merchandise that was unique within a full service specialty store atmosphere.

The difference between style and fashion is quality.
— Michael Hayes

His merchandise represents designers from around the world with merchandise that combines contemporary styles with emerging trends, A knowledgeable staff and on-site tailoring makes for a complete shopping experience for the discerning customer.

With passion for fashion...

Marking its 32nd anniversary this year, Michael Hayes continues to be the leading clothing and accessories retailer for men and women in Newport.