Category archives: Handbags

SALE ALERT:  The Row Sample Sale

  This just into our inbox today and it's worth saving the date… The Row is hosting a sample sale at the end of this month (October 27-29) at the Metropolitan Pavilion. No details on the offerings. But if it's anything like last year's sale, shoppers can expect to find discounts of 70% off retail on clothing and 60% off handbags. Click here to see our revie[...]

Reiss Sample Sale has lots of Merchandise

The Reiss sample sale which offers apparel, accessories and footwear for both men and women got underway today at 260 Fifth Avenue. The after work crowd turned out to check out the deals. While there was no line outside, the space was busy, especially in the women's selection. There was a line for the dressing rooms and at the cash registers. There's more on off[...]

Century 21 Opens in Downtown Brooklyn

Two new stores that specialize in discount designer apparel and accessories is opening in Brooklyn this week, each located in gentrifying neighborhoods. Century 21 department store has opened a huge new flagship store in downtown Brooklyn within City Point - the 1.8 million-square-foot billion dollar development which will include food, shopping and entertainment. [...]

Mulit-Brand Sample Sale: Halston Heritage, Marchesa Notte, Saks Fifth Avenue, & More

Inside Chelsea Market, there's a multi-brand sample sale being held this weekend. The brands include Halston Heritage, Marchesa, Saks Fifth Avenue, Versace and Haute Hippie. We quickly popped in to see what was on offer. It appeared to be a mix of things (what looked like overstock, pieces that didn't sell from past seasons). There was a large selection of Halst[...]

Prices Slashed at Milly Sample Sale

Further reductions have been given at the Milly sample sale taking place in the Garment District. We checked out the offerings Wednesday afternoon when the space on West 36th Street was fairly busy. As for the selection, there's plenty of dresses ($50) - more than anything else. These pieces appeared to be all samples so I'd suggest you try things on inside the com[...]

Maje Sample Sale

Parisian ready-to-wear brand, Maje, is holding sample sale this week at 260 Fifth Avenue. This label is more rock-and-roll compared to its sister brand, Sandro, which held its sale last week. There was no line outside but it was busy inside when we stopped in after work yesterday. Shoppers were crowding around various racks - dresses ($110), pants ($95) and blazers[...]

Frances Valentine First Sample Sale

The first sample sale for Frances Valentine footwear, handbags and accessories opens to the public on Tuesday, September 20th. We checked out the offerings at Monday's preview and found plenty of colorful heels, flats and sandals. Here's our review: "When you first come in, Sleepy Jones merchandise greets you on racks. I asked a Frances Valentine representative if [...]