Category archives: Apparel

Standing in Line for Prada: But was it worth the wait?

httpv:// The cold rainy weather didn't stop shoppers on Saturday from waiting hours to get into the highly anticipated Prada sample sale.  But was it worth the wait?  One woman who showed up at 5am and came out with just one item - a pair of purple patent leather boots for $300 - says she thought it was worth the wait. My fri[...]

Ultra Hip One-of-a-Kind Finds at Archetype...

httpv:// With the colder weather upon us, Archetype's sample sale is just in time.  You'll get 50% off fall and winter merchandise from labels such as April 77, Kaylee Tankus, Lewis, YMC, and S2VS.  This is a well organized sale where you'll find the racks set up by designer. There's plenty of clothing for both men and women [...]

Wink NYC Fall Warehouse Sale

Wink NYC Fall Warehouse Sale

httpv:// Wink's fall warehouse sale started Thursday on the Upper West Side.  Walk to the back of the store and you'll find clothing, shoes and accessories on sale for up to 80% off.  On offer are a mix of stuff- some fall pieces and boots as well as a large selection of summer items.  Prices start at $15 for LA Made long-sleev[...]

+J for Uniqlo Continues to Draw Crowds

+J for Uniqlo Continues to Draw Crowds

It's been more than a week since Jil Sander launched her line for Uniqlo.  I wanted to see what was left inside the white curtains at the Soho store.  I stopped by over the weekend to find plenty of shoppers and plenty of goods on offer. For women, there were still quite a few coats (from $79 to $149), including the long wool, pea coats and puffers in grays a[...]

Spa Week is Back! $50 Treatments

Spa Week is Back!  $50 Treatments

Since the City takes its toll on all of us, Spa Week is your chance to catch a break and relax.  The deals on spa treatments happens twice a year.  It's here for the fall taking place from Monday October 12 through Sunday October 18th.  More than 150 spas in New York City will offer all sorts of spa treatments (facials, messages, foot reflexology, and more) val[...]

A Look at This Weekend’s Sales…

A Look at This Weekend's Sales...

The Manhattan Vintage Clothing Show is taking place at Chelsea’s Metropolitan Pavilion this weekend.  You’ll find more than 75 vintage-clothing and antique-textile dealers who will be selling their finds. The selection includes dresses, sweaters, outerwear, and accessories. Admission is $20. Where/When: 125 W. 18th St., nr. Sixth Ave.;10/9-10)  F (1–8); S [...]

Cinzia Rocca Delivers Outerwear to Sample Sizes

Before I go into the details of the Cinzia Rocca sample sale, I must point out the stunning view of Central Park from the label's penthouse showroom on Central Park South.  A Sally reader pointed it out yesterday in the comments section so I had to take the below snapshot. Now onto the sale... the deals are the pantsuits which are going for $75 (were $695 to $895)[...]