Category archives: Accessories

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dn0UgKJ2cBc A woman leaving the Gucci friends & family sale had the right sentiment when she said "it's total chaos. Get me out of here!" Thursday afternoon, not only was there a line to get into the sale, which was being held on the fifth floor of the Metropolitan Pavilion on W.18th Street - there was an even longer wait to pay [...]

JUST IN:  Armani and Gucci Sales in Chelsea

I walked by the Metropolitan Pavilion to find a long line - not for the Armani sale but a Gucci friends & family sale taking place today.  The Armani warehouse sale (Men's and women's clothing and accessories are up to 80 percent off) opens to the public at 3pm today, already three guys were waiting on that line.  Stay tuned.  I plan to go back later this [...]

I'm a big fan of Dame Westwood's designs but I can't always afford to pay retail for her garments.  For that reason, I make every attempt to check out sales of her merchandise.  Scatola Showroom in Chelsea is hosting a sale this week on the Vivienne Westwood Anglomania fall line offering up to 75 percent off. I showed up just when they were closing Wednesday night.Â[...]

Nanette Lepore Sample Sale

Fellow blogger Rad Shopping checked out the Nanette Lepore sample sale Wednesday night.  Just like the label's other sales, she found lots of merchandise; jackets are going for $190, dresses at $140, tops & pants at $100 and more.  Check out the price list below which she managed to snag.  Here's what she writes: "...2 long racks of merchandise; lots of jacket[...]

Merchandise Dwindle at the Twinkle Sample Sale

The after work crowd flocked over to the Twinkle by Wenlan sale in the Garment District Wednesday night.  When I got there, the place was fairly packed.  Like me, these women must have read Racked's review of the sale which stated that "most pieces cost under $100."  It was true.  Deals on dresses at $65, silk and knit tops, skirts and pants ranging from $45 t[...]

Bagging the Kooba Handbag Sale

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=78Xz8ZGVxVc The Kooba handbag sale in the Garment District was busy but manageable after work on Tuesday.  This was the first day and already the merchandise looked picked over, especially the room with the samples.  That's where bloggers Grace + Kate reported that earlier in the day the real deals could be found (bags starting at [...]

I stopped into the sale at Surface to Air's loft space in Chinatown on Saturday.  The label is known for its great tees and hoodies.  There were plenty of T-shirts for $25 and denim for $75 for both men and women.  Also on offer are a few dresses, tops and skirts. For men, I spotted some jackets, polos and shirts.  You'll also find jewelry - pendants and rings - a[...]