Category archives: accessories

Pricing is Spotty Inside J. Crew Sample Sale for Women & Kids

The J.Crew sample sale gets underway today at 3 different locations in New York City. We checked out last night's preview for the brand's women's and children collections which is taking place at 260 Fifth Avenue. Mushkie has our report: "I have mixed feelings about the bi-annual J. Crew sample sale. It's usually a hit or miss sale. This sale is usually setup di[...]

Upcoming Marimekko Sample Sale

  Since many of our readers are fans of this Finnish brand, we thought we'd post a sale alert… Marimekko is known for simplicity and brightly colored prints. Next week, it will be holding a sample sale in Soho where shoppers can get up to 80% off retail on women's and kids apparel, bags, accessories and, of course, home décor and fabrics. Last spring, th[...]

Merch Going Fast at Agnes b. Sample Sale

This afternoon when we stopped into the agnes b. sample sale, the merchandise was already looking thinned out. Staffers told us that there was a huge crowd this morning and that much of the offerings were snapped up. Apparently, shoppers grabbed accessories such as wool scarves ($35) and footwear ($35 for shoes and $65 for boots). Great prices! That explained why t[...]

Samples & Production Pieces at White + Warren Sample Sale

The White + Warren sample sale kicked off at 8am this morning. It wasn't even 9am and the line at the cash register was one of the longest I've seen since coming to this sale all these years. Today's shoppers were trying to get their deals before work. But, the good news is that the line subsided as I was leaving. I headed straight for the sample room where the bes[...]


We got word today that Jimmy Choo will be hosting its fall sample sale next week at the Metropolitan Pavilion. There are no details other than the date and venue. Updated details: Expect to find women's and men's shoes, handbags, and accessories at up to 80% off retail. We hear this may be invite-only but last season they allowed the public inside. Last Spring, whe[...]

What You'll Find at Robert Marc's Upcoming Sample Sale

For those looking to update their eyewear collection… It may be worth checking out Robert Marc's annual sample sale slated for later this month. Markdowns will be up to 80% off retail on luxury, handcrafted frames and sunglasses. Expect to find pieces from collections such as Robert Marc, Lunor, Robi Genuine Horn and more. Examples of Deals: Robert Marc eyew[...]

Inside the La Perla Sample Sale: 75% off Retail

One of our fellow shoppers (Thanks, D!) stopped by the La Perla sample sale at 260 Fifth Avenue this afternoon.  She took photos which she has shared with us. The sale has been extended through this Friday, June 12th. Plus, we're told they got a new shipment of merchandise today. Our tipster tell us: "... More merchandise than I've ever seen at a La Perla sale and [...]