Category archives: Handbags

Additional Reductions at Sandro Sample Sale

It's the final days of the sample sale for chic Parisienne label, Sandro. Sabrina who's a big fan checked out the merch on Friday and gives us her take: "Sandro is a brand I absolutely adore. So, I figured that there would be a couple pieces at their sample sale that I'd be excited about. Little did I know I'd want nearly everything there! There is so much merch[...]

Rebecca Minkoff Sample Sale; Slowdown & Markdowns

There's something to be said about going to a sample sale after the initial rush. That's what Mushkie experienced when she checked out the Rebecca Minkoff sample sale at 260 Fifth Avenue. Here's her report: "The Rebecca Minkoff sample sale was pretty tamed this afternoon there was no line to get in or pay. The main draw of the sale, handbags, are lined up on tab[...]

Busy Start to Loeffler Randall Sample Sale

NYC-based footwear brand, Loeffler Randall, has a loyal following in this City. That's evident from the line outside that stretched down Howard Street even before the sale opened to the public this morning at 9am. This new space just above Canal Street is quite large. Enough space to hold the large selection of merchandise. We were in before the doors opened. Once [...]

More than Cashmere Scarves at Meg Cohen Sample Sale

New York City based designer, Meg Cohen, is known for her colorful knits. She's been commissioned to create cashmere scarves for British designer, Paul Smith. This week, a sample sale is taking place at her small boutique in Soho on Thompson Street. The sale offers a variety of merchandise for shoppers, including the designer's signature scarves, cashmere hats, dre[...]

Pas de Calais/Sage de Cret Sample Sale

This season's sample sale by pas de calais and its brother brand, Sage de Cret, offers plenty of the Japanese label's signature looks. Think relaxed sophistication made of quality fabrics. Great layering pieces. The color story is always muted, warm earthy tones. If you're after the label's current pieces, there are a couple of racks of samples for women and men. M[...]

Staff USA Sample Sale; Margiela, Marni and Dsquared

There were rumours that the Staff USA showroom had planned to move to Paris and last season's sample sale would be the last one. But, at least for now, they're still here. This season brings yet another sample sale at its showroom on West 19th Street in Chelsea. We stopped in at the end of the day Friday, the first day of the sale. There was plenty of merchandis[...]

Shoes, Shoes and More Shoes at MNZ Showroom Sample Sale

The sale is being held at Maryam Nassir Zadeh's showroom in Chinatown. Take one flight up the walkup and you're there. In the front of the room are random footwear (not this designer's brand) and clothing hanging on racks.  But this sale is all about MNZ's shoes.  That's what we came for as well as many of the shoppers here. Of course, we headed straight to[...]