Category archives: Apparel

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[...]

A Look at This Week’s Sales…

Vivienne Westwood and other brands (Iodice, Bliss Lau, and Ilaria Nistri) are giving up to 75 percent off Fall merchandise. Prices range from $50 to $300. Where/When: Scatola Showroom, 544 W. 27th St., nr. Eleventh Ave., sixth fl.; 11/17–11/20 Tu–F (10–7). Kooba handbags from current and past seasons are up to 80 percent off. Where/When: 141 W. 36th St.[...]

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[...]

I'm a huge fan of French designer Barbara Bui.  For that reason, I try to hit her sample sales when I can.  The designer is holding her fall/winter sample sale this weekend, Sunday is the last day. httpv:// I popped in on Saturday to find out that I was a day too late.  I love her jackets and trousers (perfect fit and fabulous[...]

A Look at This Weekend’s Sales…

French designer Barbara Bui is holding her fall/winter sample sale this weekend.  Where/When: 115 Wooster St. (b/w Prince and Spring); Thru Sunday 11/15, Sat (10-6) and Sun (12-6). Martin Margiela, DSquared, and Victor & Rolf pool their garments for the Staff USA sample sale. Where/When: 220 W. 19th St., nr. Seventh Ave., eleventh fl.; Thru 11/14 Sat (10–7[...]