Mint
Nov. 16 & 17. Thurs. & Fri., 9 a.m.-7 p.m.
231 W. 39th St., b/t Seventh & Eighth Aves., ste. 508.
Coats, were $650, now $350; dresses, were $350, now $185; pants, were $325, now $150; tops, were $300, now $135.

Rebecca Taylor
Nov. 16 & 17. Thurs. & Fri., 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
336 W. 37th St., b/t Eighth & Ninth Aves., 11th flr.
(212-388-0339)
Dresses, were $390, now $179; wool jackets, were $365, now $169; skirts, were $230, now $110.

Adam+Eve
Nov. 14-17. Tues.-Fri., noon.-8 p.m.
450 W. 15th St., b/t Ninth & Tenth Aves., 4th flr.
(212-675-2022)
Cozy tees, undies, and sportswear for lads and lasses at 50-70 percent off.

Me & Ro
Nov. 16 & 17. Thurs., noon-7 p.m.; Fri., 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
13 Crosby St., b/t Howard & Grand Sts., 2nd flr.
Silver and ten-karat gold jewelry at up to 75 percent off.

Dolce & Gabbana, D&G, and D&G Junior
Nov. 17-19. Fri., 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
85 Spring St., b/t Broadway & Crosby St., 2nd flr.
Clothing and accessories for men, women, and kids, up to 70 percent off.

Aeffe
11/15–11/18 Wed.–Fri. (10–6); Sat. (11–5).
30 W. 56th St., nr. Fifth Ave.
(212-632-9300);
excepts Amex, MC, & Visa
Get in Line EARLY to score men’s and women’s Moschino, Jean Paul Gaultier, and Alberta Ferretti for at least 60 percent off; a Pollini mini shift dress was $665 but is now $290.

Kooba
261 W. 36th St., nr. Seventh Ave., second fl.
(212-947-8748);
Tues. and Thurs. (10–7); Wed. and Fri. (10–6).
expect to find bags marked down by 60%!

Vivienne Tam
Nov. 15-17. Wed., 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Thurs., 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
550 Seventh Ave., b/t 39th & 40th Sts., 20th flr.
(212-840-6470)
Clothing is marked down by up to 75 percent off

Chaiken
Nov. 14 & 15. Tues., 8 a.m.-8 p.m.; Wed., 9 a.m.-noon.
The Metropolitan Pavilion, 123 W. 18th St., b/t Sixth & Seventh Aves., 4th fl.
Jackets, dresses, pants, and tops from the fall collection are 50 percent off.

White + Warren
Nov. 15-17. Wed., noon-6 p.m.; Thurs., 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; Fri., 8 a.m.-noon
80 W. 40th St., b/t Fifth & Sixth Aves., 3rd flr.
(212-398-3295)
Cashmere sweaters, were $200, now $85; wraps, were $165, now $85.

Araks Lingerie
Nov. 16 & 17. Thurs., 8 a.m.-8 p.m.; Fri., 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
52 Walker St., b/t Church St. & Broadway, 5th flr.
(212-982-5652)
Bras, were $75-$150, now $5-$35; camis, were $45-$200, now $5-$25; panties, were $60, now $35; swimsuits, were $65-$220, now $30-$100.

Yigal Azrouel
Nov. 14-16. Tues. & Wed., 9 a.m.-7 p.m.; Thurs., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
225 W. 39th St., b/t Seventh & Eighth Aves., 7th flr.
(212-302-1194)
Jersey dresses, were $768, now $130; skirts, were $460, now $65.

Miguelina
Nov. 15-17. Wed.-Fri., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
20 W. 36th St., b/t Fifth & Sixth Aves., 6th flr.
(212-290-2996)
Velvet dresses, were $575, now $195; brocade coats, were $745, now $295; silk tops, were $295, now $95.

Barbara Bui
Nov. 15-17. Wed.-Fri., 10:30 a.m.-7 p.m.
115-117 Wooster St., b/t Prince & Spring Sts.
(212-625-1760)
clothing and accessories at up to 90 percent off.

Ben-Amun
Nov. 14-16. Tues.-Thurs., noon-6:30 p.m.
246 W. 38th St., b/t Seventh & Eighth Aves., 12th flr.
(212-944-6480)
Trendy jewelry sold at Intermix and Bendel is 50-60 percent off retail.

Nicole Farhi
11/17 (10–6).
14 E. 60th St., nr. Fifth Ave., second fl.
(212-421-7720);
men’s, women’s, and children’s chunky cardigans (now $75), herringbone blazers (now $145), and piqué polos (now $20) are reduced by up to 85 percent.

Property
11/15–11/19 Wed.–Fri. (10–6); Sat. and Sun. (noon–6).
62 Greene St., nr. Spring St.
(917-237-0123);
hip furniture is 20 to 60 percent off; a B&W smoked-mirror-top dining table is now $2,900.

Ports 1961
11/16 10-6
601 W. 26th St., nr. Eleventh Ave., Ste. 875
(212-414-1050)
Stylish box-pleat dresses (now $70), cashmere sweaters (now $225), and vintage-looking boiled-wool coats (now $89) are up to 90 percent off.

Steven Alan
11/16–11/19 Thurs. and Fri. (8:30–8); Sat. (noon–7); Sun. (noon–5).
87 Franklin St., nr. Broadway (212-343-0692);
where Mayle, Rogues Gallery, and the house label are 30 to 75 percent off.

Martin Margiela and Dsquared2
11/20 and 11/21 (10–7).
495 Broadway, nr. Broome St., eighth fl. (646-613-8457);
stock and samples are up to 30 percent off.

White + Warren
11/15–11/17 Wed. (noon–6); Thurs. (8–6); Fri. (8–noon).
80 W. 40th St., nr. Fifth Ave., third fl.
(212-398-3295);
colorful, gift-worthy cashmere scarves, wraps, and sweaters at least 55 percent off (from $85).

Cynthia Rowley, nancy nancy, and Nancy Geist’s arty, feminine footwear is from $80.
11/10, 11/13–11/17 Mon.–Fri. (10–6:30).
307 Seventh Ave., nr. 27th St., Ste. 2307
(212-366-1822);


1 Comment on S is for S.A.M.P.L.E. SaLe!

  1. jen b
    November 15, 2006 at 2:39 am (11 years ago)

    This really is torture reading about these sample sales as I live clear across the US. Hope you scored big!