Category archives: Belts

J.Crew Sample Sale Kicks Off Today...

  The J.Crew sample sale in the Flatiron District kicked off this morning... Here's a photo of the line a few minutes before they opened the doors and it snaked around the block down 28th Street.  I managed to get in to do a review before the shoppers were let inside.  Working on that post now, so stay tuned... Where/When:  260 Fifth Ave (b/w 28th & 29th Streets[...]

Massive Line Tonight Outside the YSL Sample Sale

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GfjnAJsPcdo Here's what the line looked like this evening outside the Metropolitan Pavilion on 18th St... The YSL continues to draw massive crowds on the first day of the sample sale. The line went around the block north to 19th Street.  They open the doors in the morning at 8am... if you didn't make it inside today, there's always tom[...]

Saks Fifth Avenue Friends & Family

Saks Fifth Avenue has started its friends & family sale, offering 20-percent off merchandise (15% off jewelry).  The sale has already kicked off online through this Sunday October 23rd.  At checkout, use the code:  FRIEND9. The sale starts in stores tomorrow.  If you're looking to score on designer goods, we suggest looking at the very long list of exceptions..[...]

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ctauS01ZIok As we mentioned in an earlier post, the Jil Sander sample sale kicked off yesterday morning... Discounts are 80-percent off for handbags and wallets; RTW (spring 2011 collection and the label's casual luxe line, Navy) clothing and footwear are 85-percent off.  Check out the video which we shot Tuesday morning. The doors [...]

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WbJgN2ILW60 As I mentioned earlier, I managed to shoot some video of the merchandise at the Fred Perry sample sale.  Jon Kalupa who is President of the Avalon Group gave me a walk-through  of the showroom this morning... and as you'll see, there's lots of stuff for both men, women and kids. Where/When: Avalon Group, 547 W. 27th St., [...]

Update:  Hugo Boss Sample Sale

An update on the Hugo Boss sample sale which ends tomorrow... Artsy Anna stopped in this morning to check out the scene and see if they've slashed prices. Anna tells us: It was a serene scene on the second to last day of the Hugo Boss sale.  Menswear continues to dominate with sparse but quality items available.  Women's is limited to two racks--one of knit tops an[...]

Hugo Boss Sample Sale:  Great for Men...

As other blogs such as Racked mentioned earlier this week, the Hugo Boss sample sale has more to offer gents... I finally got a chance to check out the sale and I must agree that the selection for women is fairly limited.  The picture above says it all... While there are pieces on offer, I didn't think it was worth the trip to the far west side of Chelsea.  I foun[...]