Category archives: Swimwear

La Perla Sample Sale; Lingerie & More

We stopped into the La Perla sample sale at 260 Fifth Avenue on Thursday evening. We found lots of ‘this and that’ but a very limited selection of bras. Bra sizes are limited to the following: 34 C,D,E; 36 B,C,D,E; 38 B,C,D There was other lingerie pieces on offer such as panties, bustiers, body suits, garters and other accessories. Styles were limited and we no[...]

Rachel Comey Sample Sale Inside a School Gym in Nolita

For a few seasons now, Rachel Comey has been hosting its sample sale inside a school gym on Mulberry Street in Nolita. Walk through the doors of the St Patrick's Youth Gym and you'll find plenty of merchandise from shoes to apparel and accessories at up to 70% off retail. Before you can shop, you'll need to check in your bag and jacket/coat. While there's a lot on [...]

Morgan Lane End-of-Summer Sample Sale

For two days... Morgan Lane is hosting a sample sale at her offices on the top floor of 550 7th Avenue. Today, August 23rd is the last day. When we stopped in after work on Tuesday, the designer, Morgan, was on hand to greet and help customers. She tells us that the offerings are from her spring/summer collection. An added bonus at this sale, Morgan is including[...]

Araks One-Day Sample Sale; Lingerie, PJs and Swim

The Araks sample sale is taking place just today at the NYC label's showroom near Chinatown. Take the elevator to the 5th Floor where you'll find the small airy space.  You'll need to check in your bag before you can shop. We're big fans of the brand's lingerie, specifically the color-combos and design details. At this sale, there was lots of the sought-after linge[...]

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[...]