Category archives: Jewelry

Paul Smith Sample Sale is not only for Men

British label, Paul Smith, attracts the dapper gent. Fans of the brand will be happy to hear that the brand's sample sale starts today and goes through Sunday, May 27th. We attended this morning's friend & family preview. While this is a sale primarily for men, there was more on offer for women at this sale compared to the previous season. In general, there see[...]

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[...]

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[...]

Carven Sample Sale; Clothing, Handbags & Shoes

The French brand, Carven - a favorite of many fashionistas and one of the hottest label's in Paris is hosting a sample sale through this Friday at its offices in Chelsea's art gallery district. Thanks to the early start (8am), we were able to check out the merchandise before work! While we've wanted to check out this sale in the past, this is the first time we made[...]

David Yurman Sample Sale

David Yurman Sample Sale

Friday evening, the space at Altman Building on Weat 18th Street in Chelsea where the David Yurman sample sale is being held was crowded with shoppers looking for deals. The discount is 30% to 60% off retail with much of the merchandise at half off. Most items were organized by style with rings separated by size. We spotted cable classics and link pieces, many with[...]

Additional Reductions at the Maje Sample Sale

Today, sale organizers are offering further discounts (extra 20% off) at the French brand, Maje, sample sale at 260 Fifth Avenue.  We checked out the deals yesterday. There were still plenty of merchandise, many of the pieces can be worn this season (spring) with a color palette that looks like the hues of cherry blossoms. There were also a lot of basic white and b[...]