Author archives: SampleSally

Plenty of $25 and Under Deals at Calypso St Barth Sample Sale

Yesterday... Additional markdowns were taken at the Calypso St Barth sample sale taking place at 260 Fifth Avenue. The items that have been discounted further include bottoms (skirts, pants, shorts) now tagged at $25. Long-sleeve tops too are just $25 and short-sleeve tops at $20. All jewelry is now at $25. T-shirts/tanks are still $10 and cashmere sweaters remain $60[...]

Is the C21 Store Clearance Blowout Sale Worth it?

Century 21 Department Store is holding its end-of-summer clearance sale… Mushkie stopped into the C21 location downtown. She tells us that "prices can't be beat." But what does the selection look like? "…Clearance has now hit 90% off store prices not retail, making for pennies on the dollar deals. This is better than a sample sale! Sunglasses are right when you [...]

Cashmere Sweaters for $60 at Calypso St Barth Sample Sale

The Calypso St. Barth Sample Sale is taking place through this Sunday. There's plenty of merchandise there, including apparel, jewelry, accessories and home. One of our readers (thanks D!) who stopped in yesterday shares with us her findings and photos (including the price list). Sale items start at $10 for basic T-shirts and tanks. But our tipster quickly focused [...]

Final Sale for Brooklyn's Bird is Now Online

Over the weekend, Brooklyn's Bird Boutiques consolidated its summer collection for its final sale at its Williamsburg outpost. This week, they put what was leftover online. If you missed the sale, here's your chance to snag a deal or two. As expected, there's not a whole lot of merchandise left and sizing is limited. But we took a look anyway... There are a few sty[...]

Highlights of Billy Reid Upcoming Sample Sale

There's growing interest in the Billy Reid sample sale starting this Wednesday at Chelsea Market. A few of our readers reached out asking for more details of what will be on offer from the Southern-bred luxury line. We're told shoppers will find up to 70% off retail prices on previous season menswear and limited selection of womenswear as well as accessories. High[...]