Category archives: Apparel

MINT Jodi Arnold Sale: SOHO Pop-Up Shop This Weekend

MINT Jodi Arnold has set up a pop-up shop in Soho where spring merchandise is 60% off the retail price.  The shop is spacious with high ceilings and the racks of clothing are lined along the walls.  When I stopped in Thursday night, I found a DJ spinning tunes and wine was being served.  Designer Jodi Arnold was on hand to help shoppers sort through her stuff. I r[...]

Basics at Rag & Bone and Helmut Lang Sample Sale

If you're looking for basics, you'll find them here.  But how many pairs of black trousers does a girl really need?  I didn't see a lot of exciting merchandise at this sale.  Plus, it was a bit pricey for what was on offer.  A Rag & Bone rain coat ($249) did catch my eye (perfect for today's weather) but I decided to walk away from it and see if I really want [...]

Every Pair of Jeans on Sale in Earnest

The denim brand Earnest Sewn is holding a sample sale this week.  If you're looking for jeans, this would be the place to shop.  The stuff's all in boxes. All you need to do is dig in for all styles of jeans ($70, originally $125-$275) - straight leg, skinny, boot cut in traditional blue, black and gray washes.  Two pairs go for $120 and $150 for three.  If you're[...]

Was Marc Jacobs Married in Provincetown Over the Weekend?

A Sally source and close friend who lives in Provincetown reports that Marc Jacobs got married there Saturday.  Rumors have been rampant lately that Jacobs would finally tie the knot with Brazilian advertising executive Lorenzo Matrone over the weekend.  Jacobs reportedly got engaged to Matrone in Brazil back in March.  Have they really made the marriage legal in M[...]

Celebrity Spotting at the Renegade Craft Fair...

Walking into the Renegade Craft Fair in Williamsburg this Saturday afternoon, I spotted a little boy playing with a blow up Spider-man doll.  He was so engaged with the act that instinct made me take out my camera and start snapping photos.  I suddenly realized that his father (who happened to be close by) is Watchmenstar Patrick Wilson. He also starred opposite Kate [...]

Vintage SOHO POP-UP Shop This Weekend

If you like vintage clothing - especially designer vintage, you should check out the V is for Vintage pop-up shop in Soho.  I stopped by there yesterday to survey the goods.  I was not disappointed.  A number of vendors - some with stores in the City - set up shop in this basement space on Green Street just for three days. I found Gucci, Chanel, Dior, YSL, Ver[...]