Category archives: Jewelry

Bargain Baubles at the Ben-Amun Sample Sale

Artsy Anna also made her way to the Ben-Amun sample sale in the Garment District yesterday.  She's a fan of the jewelry line.  From her report, she was not alone.  According to Anna, the space was crowded with shoppers snapping up deals. I have a small but growing collection of Ben-Amun pieces purchased over the years from Scoop and Henri Bendel.  Judging from th[...]

Tipster Review:  Rachel Leigh Jewelry Sale...

A tipster just left the Rachel Leigh jewelry sale in the Garment District and emailed us her findings.   While there's only a couple of hours left until the sale ends today, it may be worth the trip.  Here's what she reports: A lovely staffer told me the sale was mobbed yesterday but has calmed today. Only three other shoppers with me in this jewel box of a showro[...]

Shelly Steffee Reduces Prices as she Clears out her MePa Boutique

Shelly Steffee continues her clear-out sale at her MePa boutique this weekend.  Today, she is further reducing the price for some of the already marked down merchandise. I stopped in last night to find out what they had left in the store.  The designer herself happened to be there.  The place was not packed - a few shoppers, a couple of them were friends of Shelly'[...]

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KAs3jFM9moY Shelly Steffee kicks off her store farewell sample sale today at Noon.  Last night, I managed to get a preview of the merchandise on offer.  Her assistant, Carol, took me through the store and pulled out some of the standout pieces.  Check out the video where Carol describes some of the items you'll find on sale today. [...]

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sGzPDtWrHCo The East Village boutique, Change of Season, a shop that specializes in designer items from the European collections is offering an additional 20 percent off this Memorial Day weekend.  Shop owners Clinton Curtis and Marco Querci travel to Europe to hand-pick all the merchandise here which they sell at a discount.  I fi[...]

Invitation Only:  Ralph Lauren Sample Sale (UPDATE)

The Ralph Lauren sample sale for friends and family kicked off this morning at 9am at Soiffer Haskin.  Just like previous sales, the line stretched down West 33rd street to 9th Avenue.   The sale runs through tomorrow at 6pm.  If you're thinking of trying your luck at getting in, don't bother.  You need a shopping pass (which is given out by Ralph Lauren emplo[...]

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BkYfBFO3e3w I stopped into NYC-based accessories label PONO's spring sample sale in the Garment District hoping to find a birthday gift for a friend.  I found her a gift and more... There was such a large selection of bracelets, necklaces, chokers, belts, and so on at up to 80 percent off that I had a tough time trying to decide what t[...]

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