Category archives: Jewelry

Carol Workinger Jewelry Sample Sale

'Tis the season… when you can shop jewelry and gift items at Carol Workinger's Garment District studio where she's hosting a sample sale. I met the designer at another sale a couple of years back when I purchased a pair of earrings for The Mister's mom which she wore daily until she lost them. I went hoping to find something similar which I did but not exactly. [...]

PONO Jewelry Holiday Sample Sale

The PONO bauble sample sale is taking place through next Wednesday, December 7th. The showroom is moving in less than two weeks so many of the items are priced to sell. The NYC based brand is known for it's Italian handmade resin and horn necklaces and bangles. Many of the pieces are fun and quirky but some are quite elegant. The jewelry is displayed on tables w[...]

J. Crew and Madewell Sample Sale

The bi-annual J.Crew/Madewell sample sale has arrived early this year. This time, women's, men's and children's merchandise is under one roof at 260 Fifth Avenue. Mushkie has our report: "Setup is the same as previous sales. Bins of accessories line the left wall. Scarves ($20) are hanging near the coat check. Jewelry is near checkout, shoes are in the back, and ra[...]

Further Reductions at DVF Sample Sale

On Wednesday November 16th, markdowns began for the DVF sample sale. Most of the RTW has been marked down. Here's our review: "On Thursday, swim and shoes have been reduced. See full price list in gallery. Racks of apparel take up most of the venue. Sample pieces (yes, we saw samples!) are priced the same as stock items. Clutches and mini bags are $75 and han[...]

Red Carpet Ready at Oscar de la Renta Sample Sale

The highlights at the Oscar de la Renta sample sale are the gowns. If you're looking for something special during this holiday season, you may want to stop into this sale. But it won't be cheap as gowns range from $850-$1,650. Considering that some of these gowns retail for more than $5,000. That savings if not too bad if it's in your budget. Another bit of glamour[...]

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[...]

French Garment Cleaners Pop Up Artisan Market Continues

The former location for French Garment Cleaners in Ft. Green, Brooklyn continues its Artisan Market Popup this weekend. We stopped in last weekend and took some photos. There's quite a mix of stuff inside from clothing for both men and women, jewelry to home goods. The list of vendors is long:   Blades Natural Beauty, J.M.generals, Drea Svea, Little Garage Shop, Ro[...]