Category archives: Accessories

Ultimate Lux on Sale... un peu cher.

With no line to delay me, I breezed into the second day of the Hermés sale at the Metropolitan Pavilion on 18th Street Thursday afternoon.  Inside, it was busy but fairly calm.  The sale attracted all kinds of shoppers.  I spotted a woman in her 80s wearing gold sneakers.  She was trying on a pair of Hermés leather flat sandals ($285).  The shoe and boot se[...]

Shopping Frenzy at Hayden-Harnett's Blowout Sale...

This weekend, Brooklyn-based label Hayden-Harnett is holding a warehouse sale where their spring-summer ‘09 collection is 60-80 percent off.  The small boutique in NoLita was busy Friday evening when I stopped in to check out the merchandise.  There was a line to the dressing room and at the cash register.  This was the first day and the clothing was alread[...]

J.Crew Sample Sale: Overstock & Actual Samples...

With all eyes on Fashion Week, there's not a lot of samples sales taking place this week.  But the big event didn't stop Clothingline from holding yet another J.Crew sample sale.  I was surprised to find quite a few people rummaging through the racks today when I stopped in right before closing.  There's a lot of merchandise so be prepared to spend some time lookin[...]

A Guide to Fashion's Night Out... Discounts, Gift Bags and Cocktails

Thursday night (6-11pm), hundreds of retailers and designers are hosting events across the five boroughs intended to boost consumer confidence while celebrating fashion.  In Manhattan alone, walk into almost any boutique and you'll get handed a glass of Champagne.  There are so many events planned - get complimentary cosmetics at Saks, free manicures at Chanel, and [...]

A Look at This Week's Sales...

The Housing Works’ annual fall preview sales where you’ll find lots of designer goods from Gucci, Theory, Prada, DVF, and more. Every Fall, the Housing Works Thrift Shops re-stocks its stores with first-rate fashion, accessories, art and home furnishings that they’ve been saving up over the year.  Where/When: Sept 9-24. Various locations. Julie Haus pop-[...]

We expected it... a Sally reader just reported it:   Women's designer clothing at the Barneys Warehouse Sale has been marked down to 75% OFF the sale price.  Women's ready-to-wear is now 50% off and shoes are 60% off. As Racked reported Friday morning, the place was picked over.  What's left?  Let us know if you happen to stop by today.

Plunging Discounts at the Barneys Warehouse Sale...

If you haven't made it to the Barneys Warehouse Sale, this is the week to head over there.  Sale organizers continue to drop prices on a daily basis.  On Wednesday, women's designer (red star) items went down to 60% off.  That goes for jeans as well.  Women's shoes are still 50% off the sale price and ready-to-wear is still at 40% off.  As for the guys, men's des[...]