Category archives: Eyewear

Sample Sales:  Tamara Mellon, Yoshi Yamamoto, Matta, Korres & More

Normally, August is a slow month for sample sales but this season, there have been some noteworthy events. For that reason, we decided to give you a roundup of what to expect this week. There are several already underway having started today… among them is a joint sale taking place at 150 Greene Street in Soho. Deals of up to 80% off retail on ready-to-wear apparel[...]

Men's Stuff Inside Steven Alan Sample Sale

As mentioned in an earlier post, menswear dominates the Steven Alan sample sale. Mushkie has the report for the gents: "Shoppers were in a good mood today at the Steven Alan sample sale.  Lots of smiles and giggles and polite inquires (maybe people think I work here?) from fellow shoppers. None of the hoarding, stampeding or shoving typical at other sample sales. [...]

Steven Alan Sample Sale: A Look at Women's Stuff

The Steven Alan sample sale kicks off this afternoon in Soho. There's tons of merchandise, probably more clothing for men. We'll do a separate write up for men. This one is for the ladies. If you like accessories and shoes, you should start downstairs. That's where you'll find lots of different styles of footwear for women from flats, sandals, heels and boots. A[...]

Sample Sale Roundup: Elizabeth & James, Oscar de la Renta, Thakoon, Yigal Azrouël

There are a number of promising and worthwhile sample sales for you to check out this week… Here are the details. First up, perfect for boosting your capsule wardrobe is Mary-Kate and Asley Olsen's signature downtown cool pieces from Elizabeth and James. Find the label's stylish separates at discounted prices at a sample sale that kicks off tomorrow. We're told you[...]

Everything is $20 at Modo Eyewear Sample Sale

Really cheap deals at the Modo Eyewear sample sale in Soho. Mushkie tells us more: "Once again everything at the Modo eyewear sale is $20! Selection and variety is not as great as last time, but take a look through the tables and I'm sure you'll walk out with something. A friendly staff member remembered me from last time and told me it was pretty busy this morn[...]

Lots of Gorgeous Pieces at Derek Lam Sample Sale

The Derek Lam sample sale opened at 9am today to VIP and those who got tickets from Gilt Group. I didn't have much time to carefully look through the racks but from what I saw there was lots of gorgeous pieces here. Shoppers walk into racks of leather jackets, pants and skirts. There's basic black and color such as stunning electric blue and color-blocked 70s-inspi[...]

Everything is $20 at Modo Eyewear Sample Sale

Modo Eyewear, founded in Soho and designs, manufactures and distributes its products and other designer brands, is hosting a sample sale at it's showroom through this Thursday, June 11th. Mushkie stopped in today and tells us that the deals were well worth it. "I've been disappointed with pricing at sample sales lately but at $20 a pair this Modo sample sale is the[...]