Category archives: Handbags

httpv:// You can weather the winter with a change of scenery at Change of Season - a treasure tucked away on East 9th Street specializing in hand-selected pieces from the European collections.  For the month of January, shop owners Clinton Curtis and Marco Querci are hosting an end-of-season sale on most items in their store.  O[...]

httpv:// Paul Smith kicked off its end-of-season sale yesterday at its sale outpost in Brooklyn  where you'll find fall merchandise up to 70 percent off.  Last night, I decided to brave the cold and trek to Williamsburg to see if there were any deals to be had. Many items were still pretty pricey despite the hefty discount. I[...]

Tory Burch Sample Sale is a Bust?

A Sally reader just emailed her findings at the Tory Burch sale where she waited at least an hour in line this afternoon.  She reports disappointment in what was on offer.  She was hoping to find shoes but when she realized that shoppers had to take a number as if they were at a deli, she walked away.  Here's her report: Bags are mostly 50 percent off, while cloth[...]

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[...]