Category archives: Apparel

Lemlem Sample Sale is Open Just Today

Lemlem, founded by Liya Kebede (Supermodel/actress and former World Health Organisation's Goodwill Ambassador), offers hand-woven cotton scarves, women's clothing and children's dresses made by traditional artisans in Liya's native country of Ethiopia. Just today from 11am-7pm, Lemlem is hosting a sample sale at its Soho showroom on Broadway north of Broome. The[...]

Deals on Sandals and More at Jack Roger's Sample Sale

Fans of Jack Rogers packed the brand's showroom in the Garment District this morning, the first day of the sale. On offer are the label's iconic sandals in a range of colors which are tagged at $59.99 for one and two or more for $49.99 (orig $118-$198). Some shoes with green dots were just $19.99. But the draw for these shoppers are the signature sandals. We spotte[...]

Busy Start to Sachin & Babi Sample Sale

The Sachin & Babi - known for its special occasion dresses and gowns - is hosting a three-day sample sale this week. I checked it out a few minutes after they opened this morning and found the showroom filled with shoppers. The customers were clearly fans of the brand. There were groups of mothers and daughters as well as friends all looking for a dress for the[...]

MATTA Sample Sale; Clothing Starts at $20, Jewelry $10

August tends to be a slow month for sample sales... But there are a few taking place this week worth checking out. One of them, the MATTA sample sale gets underway today and goes through tomorrow. We were allowed entry as they were still setting up this morning. Founder and designer of Matta, Cristina Gitti was on hand while we were there. Her ready-to-wear collect[...]

Fivestory Sample Sale Selection Thins Out on First Day

High-end retailer, Fivestory, is known for its curated luxury offerings which include international ready-to-wear designers, alongside cutting-edge creatives. This week, they're hosting a sample sale. Fashionable Femme Jen checked it out today (the first day of the sale) and tells out that selection is already thinning out: "Slim pickins at the Fivestory sample sal[...]

Nicholas K Sample Sale

The Nicholas K sample sale in Soho goes through Sunday, August 13th. Fashionable Femme Jen stopped in and tells us what she found: "In line with the brand's image, the atmosphere is surprisingly serene at Nicholas K. Racks of hung products organized by size, shape and color coat the perimeter of the sale space; a couple tables down the center display knits and acce[...]

J Brand Sample Sale; Denim at $79

J Brand Sample Sale; Denim at $79

A tipster (thanks, Susan!) checked out the J Brand sample sale earlier this week. The sale is taking place in NoMad at 260 Fifth Avenue. She took several photos (including the price list) and gives us her take on the sale: "There was no line when I got there. The usual communal dressing room is available. Selection was good if you think $79 for denim is a deal. [...]