i think i’m in heaven!!

what better way to prepare for the holidays than to participate in every sample sale in new york? don’t even think twice, because that was a trick question there is absolutely no better way at all!

here are some more lovely sample sales taking place around the city and if you happen to know of other ones please email me!

Botkier
11/17-11/19 Thu-Fri 11am-7pm & Sat 12pm-5pm
13 Crosby St. near Grand St.
212-343-2782
expect to find: ultra hip Botkier bags @ 40% off retail!!!!

Susana Monaco
11/15–11/17 9:30am–7pm
263 W. 38th St., near Seventh Ave., fifth flr
212-398-4243
expect to find: clothing 60% off

Henri Bendel
Through 11/21 (Mon.-Sun. 10am-7pm; Thurs. 10am-9pm)
712 Fifth Ave., nr. 56th St.
800-423-6335
expect to find: cashmere sweaters from the house label for at least 30% off

Aeffe USA
11/16–11/18 (10am–6pm); 11/19 (10am–5pm)
30 W. 56th St near 5th Ave
212-632-9300
expect to find: labels such as Moschino, Jean Paul Gaultier, Alberta Ferretti, and Pollini for 60% off!

Sigerson Morrison
Nov. 16-20 Wed-Fri 9am-7pm, Sat & Sun 10am-6pm
180 Lafayette Street, btw Broome & Grand Sts
Their first warehouse sale!
expect to find: Leather motorcycle boots,pumps, metallic sandals, & tote bags 80-90% off retail!

Twinkle
Nov. 17-19 Thu 4-9pm, Fri 3-9pm, & Sat noon-5 pm
401 Washington St, @ Laight St, suite 4C.
expect to find: cashmere sweaters,jewelry,skirts, and wool coats 80-90% off!!!
Steven Alan
Nov. 17-19; Thurs. & Fri 8:30 a.m.-8pm & Sat noon-7pm
87 Franklin St, btw Broadway and Church St, ground floor
(212-219-3305)
expect to find: Trovata, Wrangler47, Prudence, & Gauge 30-75% off retail.

Dolce & Gabbana and D&G
Nov. 19-20 Sat 10am-6pm & Sun. 11am-5pm
85 Spring Street, btw Broadway and Crosby St, 2 flr
expect to find: clothing and accessories for men, women, and kids up to 80% off!

Carolina Herrera
Nov. 20-22 Sun. 1-6:30pm, Mon. & Tue. 9 am-6:30 pm
Metropolitan Pavilion, 123 W 18th St, btw 6th & 7th Ave, 4th flr
expect to find: couture on the “cheap”**
**DISCLAIMER: cheap (chp)adj. cheap·er, cheap·est- 1) “Relatively low in cost; inexpensive or comparatively inexpensive.” so we are talking comparatively
this so called “cheap” is equivalent to skirts that retail @ $1,390 now going for $417; wool jackets that were $2,590 are now $777; dresses that were $3,790 are now $1,137; gowns that were $4,690 are now $1,407.

Chaiken
Nov. 16-18; Wed 10am-7pm, Thu 10am-8pm, & Fri 9am-noon
Metropolitan Pavilion, 123 W 18th St, btw 6th-7th Ave, 4th flr
(212-334-3501)
expect to find: dresses, jackets, tops, & pants 50-60% off

Yigal Azrouel
Nov 15-17; Tue-Wed: 9am-7pm, Thu: 9am-5pm
225 W 39th St, btw 7th & 8th Ave, 7th floor
(212-302-1194)
expect to find: cocktail dresses now $125; cashmere sweater sets now $100; blouses now $90.
Lutz & Patmos
Nov. 15-18; Tues.-Fri. 11:30am-7:30pm
425 W 13th St, btw 9th Ave & Washington St, suite 406
(212-463-9110)
expect to find: discounts that get better with each day anywhere in the 50-70% off range.

Central Park West Cashmere
Nov. 16-18; Wed.-Thurs., 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Fri., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
234 West 39th Street, bw 7th & 8th Aves 5th flr
(212-840-5041)
expect to find: cashmere sweaters, shrugs, and cardigans, 40-50% off wholesale
Tracy Reese and Plenty by Tracy Reese
Nov 16-18 Wed-Fri 10am-6pm
275 West 39th St, btw 7th & 8th Aves, 11th flr
(212-719-1010)
expect to find: dresses, silk sweaters 55% off retail.
Philippe Adec
Nov. 17-19 Thu-Fri 9am-7pm & Sat 11am-5pm
213 West 35th St. 7th flr (bw 7th & 8th aves)
(212-391-8070)
expect to find: jackets, jeans, knits, and shirts 60% off
Edun and Loomstate
Nov. 17-20 Thu-Sat 10am-7pm
89 Franklin Street 2nd flr (bw Church St & Broadway)
1st ever sample!
expect to find: all goods priced @ or under wholesale
Lutz & Patmos
11/16–11/18 11:30am–7:30pm
425 W. 13th St., near Ninth Ave., Ste. 406
212-463-9110
expect to find: 50-70% off luxe cashmere & $50 and $75 bins
PopShop
11/18 (noon–8pm) and 11/19 (noon–6pm)
Cash only
292 Lafayette St., near Prince St
718-422-7580, ext. 130
expect to find: Alexis Bittar’s hand-carved Lucite and semiprecious jewelry for 60% off ($5 to $250)
Delman
11/16–11/18 (10am–7pm)
730 Fifth Ave. near 56th St. eighth flr
212-399-2323
expect to find: shoes 60% off
Ted Baker
11/16 (11am–6pm); 11/17 (9am–6pm); 11/18 (10am–3:30pm)
215 Park Ave. S., nr. 17th St., Ste. 2001
212-354-7310
expect to find: men’s and women’s clothes marked down 70%

Barbara Bui
11/15 and 11/16 noon–8pm
115–117 Wooster St., near Prince St.
212-625-1938
expect to find: the fall collection on sale starting at $50

Ben Sherman and Evisu
11/15-11/17 (10am–7pm); 11/16 and 11/18 (10am–6pm)
261 W. 36th St (near 8th Ave), 2nd flr
212-947-8748
expect to find: hip men’s and women’s gear on sale from $10 for tees up to $100 for blazers

Strenesse
11/15–11/17 (9am–7pm)
50 W. 57th St, near 6th Ave, 8th flr
212-485-1755
expect to find: clothes and accessories are 50 to 75% off
Maya
11/15–11/17 (11am–7pm)
58 Thomas St., nr. Church St.
212-608-7680
expect to find: fabulous knitwear is 60 percent off; striped cashmere scarves are $65

ck Calvin Klein
11/15 and 11/16 (9am–4pm)
Cash only
360 Park Ave. S., at 26th St.

212-798-3842
expect to find: dresses ($60), leather jackets, and more are reduced
for the home:
Rachel Ashwell Shabby Chic
11/10-11/20 (Mon.-Sat. 10am-7pm; Sun. noon-6pm).
83 Wooster St., between Broome and Spring Sts.
212-274-9842
expect to find: 20% off is taking 20 percent off its entire stock of bedding, furniture, lighting, and more (excluding vintage); large leather ottomans are now $1,760

1 Comment on

  1. krissy
    November 14, 2005 at 10:44 pm (12 years ago)

    ooh, that could be so DANGEROUS! glad i live far far away… hee