Category archives: Handbags

Echo Gift Finds are Enticing

Echo Gift Finds are Enticing

Are you still looking for holiday gifts for the in-laws or your own family members?  If so, you should consider dropping by the Echo Design sample sale at the Metropolitan Pavilion.  Sample Sally source, Discount Di, was looking to wrap-up her holiday shopping last night so she checked out the merchandise there.  She reports plenty of colorful scarves, gloves, [...]

A Bargain Bazaar at Miguelina

Are you headed to a Caribbean island or other warm destination this winter?  If so, you might want to check out the Miguelina sample sale in Midtown.  I wasn't sure what to expect when I walked into the showroom after work. What I found was a calm atmosphere and merchandise that might have come from an exotic island bazaar - a quirky mix of deals, including plenty o[...]

DVF Fans Mob the label's Sample Sale

I popped in this morning to the Diane von Furstenberg sample sale which opened to the public today.  There was a line down to the next block before they opened the doors.  When I got in, I headed straight for the sample racks where items are $50.  I was not impressed - only two racks of samples and nothing appealed to me.  The samples appeared to be picked ove[...]

A Look at This Week's Sales...

The highly anticipated Diane von Furstenberg sample sale gets underway this week where you'll find merchandise for up to 75 percent off.  In the past, I've scored on the $50 sale racks.  Where/When: 260 Fifth Ave, b/w 27th & 28th Sts.; December 8-11th, T (9-6:30), W (10-8), Th (10-7), F (9-3). Lauren Merkin Holiday sample sale:  handbags, clutches and ac[...]

Barbara Bui fall/winter 2009 collection is 40 percent off this weekend at the French designer's boutique in SoHo.  Where/When: 115-117 Wooster St. b/w Prince and Spring Sts.  Thru 12/6, Sat (11-7), Su (12-6). The Theory women's sample sale:  tees $35; knits, shirts, cashmere $79 - $109; skirts & pants $79 - $99; dresses $109; blazers $149. Where/When: Clot[...]

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cUurpzFktRE The Tocca Fall sample sale got underway Wednesday.  The rain didn't appear to stop the after work crowd.  A steady stream of shoppers stopped in to the label's Chelsea showroom to check out the merchandise.  Here you'll get 60 to 85 percent off womenswear, children's clothes, handbags and quite a selection of Tocca's c[...]

Herion Hands Out Deals to Sample Sizes...

Next door to Tocca is the showroom of Italian label, Herion, where they too are having a sample sale.  Items from the fall and spring collections are discounted.  I stumbled on this brand in the spring when they were having their sample sale.  I wanted to check out the sale because back then I managed to snag some great deals.  This time, I was not disappointe[...]