Category archives: Handbags

Elizabeth & James Sample Sale; Apparel, Handbags & Jewelry

Inside Chelsea Market, the Elizabeth and James sample sale is taking place through this Sunday, November 19th. Christina checked out the deals this morning. Here's her review: "There was absolutely no line to get inside the Elizabeth and James sample sale at 10:45 a.m. this morning. There were a decent amount of people browsing the racks, but nothing crazy. The spa[...]

A Limited Selection at Marc Jacobs Sample Sale

The Marc Jacobs sample sale opens to the public tomorrow. We stopped into Tuesday’s preview. Even before we can get this report out, the readers have already weighed in. We have to agree with the commenters. Basically, there a lot that's not at this sale. They DON’T have  beauty, shoes and very little (literally a handful of pieces) of Marc Jacobs Collection for wo[...]

Sale Roundup:  Marc Jacobs, The News, pas de calais and More

It's shaping up to be a busy sample sale week. For that reason, we decided to do a roundup of the notable ones. On Wednesday, The Japanese brand with a French twist, pas de calais, is hosting its fall sample sale in Soho. This one always has great deals on great pieces. We try to make this when we can. This season, we plan to check it out. Stay tuned for our report[...]

Alfred Stadler Handcrafted Handbags & Accessories Sample Sale

We discovered designer Alfred Stadler over the summer after visiting his studio in Red Hook, Brooklyn. Alfred sources fine materials to create high-end bags, accessories and home products. Skilled in traditional European craftsmanship working with leather, felt and textiles, he creates modern designed products with his trademark stitching. This Sunday, November 12t[...]

3.1 Phillip Lim Sample Sale Gets Underway

The 3.1 Phillip Lim sample sale opens to the public today (Tuesday) at 1pm.  We plan to check out the sale at some point this week. It goes through this Sunday, November 12th. But in the meantime, 260 Sample Sale took some snapshots of the sale floor and has shared the images (including the pricelist).  From the photo above, there appears to be a number of the highly [...]

Rachel Comey Sample Sale Inside a School Gym in Nolita

For a few seasons now, Rachel Comey has been hosting its sample sale inside a school gym on Mulberry Street in Nolita. Walk through the doors of the St Patrick's Youth Gym and you'll find plenty of merchandise from shoes to apparel and accessories at up to 70% off retail. Before you can shop, you'll need to check in your bag and jacket/coat. While there's a lot on [...]

Last Day of Jimmy Choo Sample Sale

The Jimmy Choo sample sale taking place at the Metropolitan Pavilion in Chelsea ends today.  This morning, there was no line unlike yesterday evening when the line outside stretched down the block. When I stepped into the large room on the 5th floor, I couldn’t believe my eyes. Unlike the last sale, this time it’s much more organized. The footwear is placed on rack[...]