Category archives: Swimwear

Standout Vacation Looks at Mara Hoffman Sample Sale

If you're looking to update your vacation look for the summer, you may want to hit up New York designer Mara Hoffman's sample sale where you'll find standout pieces. Her signature beachwear features bold colors and graphic patterns. Shoppers will find plenty of that here. We attended the friends and family preview Tuesday night which was mobbed. No line to get in b[...]

Babajaan Beachwear Sample Sale; Everything is $75

With plans to hit the beaches this summer, we checked out the Babajaan sample sale which goes through June 15th. The UK-based high-end label is known for it's beachwear pieces. Think vacation essentials and perfect for poolside posing. The sale is taking place at the Juju Showroom at 135 W. 20th Street  in Chelsea. There's no indication/signs that the sale is takin[...]

Multi-Designer Swimwear Sample Sale; Missoni, Eres, Emilio Pucci

Showroom TwoTwelve in the Garment District extended its sample through this Friday, April 14th. Here you'll find mostly swimwear (one pieces, two-pieces and coverups) fromEmilio Pucci, Eres, Missoni, OndadeMar, Camilla, PilyQ and Proenza Schouler. There appeared to be more of a selection from Missoni where swimwear was tagged from $150-$200+. Coverups we spotted we[...]

Lacy Little Things at La Perla Sample Sale

The La Perla sample sale in Soho offers plenty of what you'd expect: lingerie (bras and panties). That's where we'll start. There was a mix of the main collection and the Italian brand's diffusion lines such as Studio. Pricing for all bras are $50, all bottoms (panties and garters are $30). Sizing for bras is fairly limited for smalls and larges. They did have more[...]

Sneakers Picked Over at ASICS Sample Sale

The Asics sample sale goes through this Saturday (Nov 12), offering sneakers and athletic wear for both men and women. The sale started earlier this week and already the selection for sneakers is limited. The discount is 50%-80% off retail. For women, the shelves for small sizes are fairly empty, already picked over. But there were still some running shoes availabl[...]

Red Carpet Ready at Oscar de la Renta Sample Sale

The highlights at the Oscar de la Renta sample sale are the gowns. If you're looking for something special during this holiday season, you may want to stop into this sale. But it won't be cheap as gowns range from $850-$1,650. Considering that some of these gowns retail for more than $5,000. That savings if not too bad if it's in your budget. Another bit of glamour[...]

Vilebrequin Sample Sale Still Pretty Pricey

The French swimwear and beachwear brand, Vilebrequin, is hosting a sample sale in Nomad through this Sunday. A fellow shopper checked out the deals (thanks D!) and gives us her take: "The sale had a lot of merchandise for men (no surprise!).  Their signature swim trunks are a good bargain but still will cost you a pretty penny at $95 (Retails $190 - $300).  It quic[...]