Author archives: SampleSally

SPONSORED: ERIC JAVITS FALL SAMPLE SALE

  Get ready for Fall in style with one of the most anticipated sample sales in NYC. Celebrity hat & accessories designer, Eric Javits hosts his first-ever Fall/Winter 2016 sample sale Wednesday, September 7, 2016, through Friday, September 9, 2016, from 11am – 7pm. This irresistible sale of the designer's current fall stock of hats and handbags will be sol[...]

Another Look at Barbara Bui Sample Sale

Walking into the Barbara Bui sample sale Wednesday evening, I was struck by how much merchandise was still left and how few shoppers were browsing the racks. The sale was extended through this Sunday, August 28th. The markdown is still the same as when they offered the additional discounts last week (an extra 20% off the already 60% off retail). Still not quite 70%[...]

Oak End-of-Season Sale

Out for a Sunday stroll, we stop by OAK in its final sale days. Inside, prices have been reduced to a fraction of original cost. Fashionable Femme Jen has our report: "I spy multiple past season items and severely discounted current season items. A picked over box of samples for $15 include a pair of Helmut Lang pants (looked like sz 27) and a grey wool skirt (sz 2[...]

Creatures of Comfort Sample Sale

The Creatures of Comfort sample sale is just that - plenty of merchandise from the house brand; mostly fall/winter items. The sale is taking place at a raw space on Broome Street between West Broadway and Wooster in Soho. While the boutique carries other labels, this sale offers primarily Creatures of Comfort pieces (apparel, footwear and limited accessories). Alth[...]

Matt Bernson Sample Sale has Plenty of Footwear at $50-$75

Rounding out summer sales and easing into Fall, Matt Bernson is cleaning shop with a Tribeca sample sale. Fashionable Femme Jen has our report: "A mix of samples and stock, sale styles include sandals, slides, booties and pumps, with pricing ranging from $50 to $75. Set in a calm and aesthetically pleasing atmosphere, Shoes piled high await fans of the brand in a t[...]

Vilebrequin Sample Sale Still Pretty Pricey

The French swimwear and beachwear brand, Vilebrequin, is hosting a sample sale in Nomad through this Sunday. A fellow shopper checked out the deals (thanks D!) and gives us her take: "The sale had a lot of merchandise for men (no surprise!).  Their signature swim trunks are a good bargain but still will cost you a pretty penny at $95 (Retails $190 - $300).  It quic[...]

Barbara Bui Sample Sale Gets Underway at 60% off Retail

It could be that it's August when most New Yorkers head out of town for vacation but there were very few takers this morning at the Barbara Bui sample sale in Soho. The large space is filled with merchandise from ready-to-wear, runway pieces, leather, fur, footwear, handbags and more. The boutique on Wooster Street closed. It seemed like a lot of this merchandis[...]