Author archives: SampleSally

Jumelle Popup Sale in Brooklyn

You may recall the Brooklyn boutique, Jumelle, which closed last year. It carried a mix of great wardrobe staples along with trendy pieces from smaller hip labels. Over the weekend, they're hosting a popup sale in Williamsburg. There's not been many sample sales lately so the news of this event has us excited and hopeful for enticing deals. To get an idea on the ki[...]

Maryam Nassir Zadeh End-of-Season Sale

NYC-based designer, Maryam Nassir Zadeh, continues her end-of-season sale at her eponymous Lower East Side boutique. Vogue has described her in-house line as having "distinct wit and off-kilter elegance." Zadeh describes it "classic, but not conservative." A few days ago, we visited the airy modern space on Norfolk Street to check out the deals which we're told wil[...]

Last Day of Alice and Olivia Sample Sale; Further Reductions

The last day of the Alice and Olivia sample sale at C21 Edition downtown offers additional discounts for shoppers. The crane collapse in Tribeca didn't derail Mushkie's travel plans to check out what was left. Here's her report: "Alice and Olivia sample sale just got better with discounts hitting up to 80% off retail! Most of the merchandise is really 80% off. Fur [...]

February Sample Sales: Morgane Le Fay, Tess Giberson, Alice + Olivia

It's currently a slow season for sample sales… But there are a few taking place this month worth noting. Today, we got word that Morgane Le Fay will return to Soho for a sample sale later this month. No specific details on what will be on offer but they do tell us that discounts will start at 70% off retail. Last Spring, the label's sample sale had plenty of ethere[...]

Kisan Store Sample Sale

The Kisan Store on Greene Street in Soho is hosting a sample sale this weekend... Today is the last day. We stopped in briefly to check out the deals. On offer are women's clothing, shoes and accessories. The discount is at 70% off retail. The sale merchandise can be found past the cash registers displayed on racks, folded on tables. Handbags are on shelves and the[...]

Billy Reid Basement Sale

You can get your hands on some discounted “low-fi Southern-bred luxury” at the Billy Reid basement sale which is being held at the brand's Noho store on Bond Street. The sale goes through tomorrow (Jan 30th). We briefly stopped in yesterday evening to primarily check out the women's merchandise which can be found downstairs. There was a pretty good selection of fal[...]

Bird Boutique Winter Sale Continues

Brooklyn's Bird Boutiques continue its winter sale. We stopped into the shop on Smith Street in Carroll Gardens earlier this week to find quite a number of sale items on racks. Among the labels marked down include Ulla Johnson, A Detacher, Apiece Apart, Lauren Manoogian, Christian Wijnants, Lemaire, Isabel Marant, Acne Studios, A.P.C., Ace & Jig, CP Shades and [...]

SPONSORED POST: UNITED NUDE Sample Sale

UNITED NUDE is known for its architectural footwear. This week, the label is hosting a sample sale at its New York City flagship on Bond Street. The discount is now at 80% off retail. There are hundreds of women's shoes and nearly a dozen additional men's styles. Examples of Deals (pictured in the gallery below): Apollo Wedges $99 (originally $169) Desert [...]

Jacqueline de Ribes at the Metropolitan Museum

This Costume Institute exhibition on style icon Countess Jacqueline de Ribes is on view at the Met through February 21, 2016. Her elegance and creativity made her one of the most celebrated fashion figures of the 20th Century. This show features some sixty haute couture outfits and ready-to-wear pieces (including her own creations for fancy costume balls) primarily[...]

Final Reductions: Bird, Zero + Maria Cornejo, Shopbop, Tibi

We've received a number of final sale notices in our inbox so we thought we'd share a few of them with you… First up… Brooklyn's high-end hipster boutique, Bird, has just added new styles to its end-of-season sale (up to 70% off retail). They include pieces from No. 6, Lauren Manoogian knits, Ulla Johnson, Raquel Allegra, Ryan Roche, Yves Salomon and more. There ar[...]