Category archives: Accessories

Herion Hands Out Deals to Sample Sizes...

Next door to Tocca is the showroom of Italian label, Herion, where they too are having a sample sale.  Items from the fall and spring collections are discounted.  I stumbled on this brand in the spring when they were having their sample sale.  I wanted to check out the sale because back then I managed to snag some great deals.  This time, I was not disappointe[...]

Fashion for Action sample sale where you'll find designer goods at 50%-70% off retail.  Sunday is the last day at the Chelsea Housing Works Thrift Shop. All merchandise is new and profits go to ending AIDS/homelessness.You'll find Vintage DVF, MARC by Marc Jacobs, Agnes B., Rogan and more. If you haven't stopped by, check it out today.  Where/When: 143 West 17th St.[...]

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[...]