Category archives: Footwear

Brooks Brothers Warehouse Sale; Plenty of Men’s Footwear Under $100

This Brooks Brothers Accessories sale is really about the men’s shoes even though there are other accessories on offer for both women and men. Let me start with the footwear which is mostly 80% off retail. We spotted plenty for men including suede loafers for under $100, leather lace up booties for just over $100 on sale. Suede lace up dress sneakers for just $50. [...]

Proenza Schouler Sample Sale; Handbags and clothing

The Proenza Schouler sample sale opens tomorrow to the public. Today (Tuesday), we checked out the deals at the preview. This season offers plenty of merchandise, including lots of handbags. Perhaps, the most I’ve seen since going to this sample sale. Most of the merchandise here are overstock in a range of sizes. I didn't spot any samples. If you were hoping[...]

Limited Selection at Paul Andrew Sample Sale

This season’s Paul Andrew Sample Sale is taking place at its showroom near Central Park South on West 58th Street. We stopped in after work to find a few shoppers looking at the deals. This time around, there wasn’t as much of a selection as previous sales. Plus, there’s not much of a selection for most sizes except 37s. Styles include the Rhea point-toe flats, Rhe[...]

Chloé Sample Sale; 60% and 80% Off Retail

The Chloé sample sale opened to the public today at 151 Wooster Street in Soho. It goes through this Sunday. A fellow shopper (thanks, D!) went to Tuesday's preview and she gives us her take. We weren't allowed to take pictures so here's our tipster's findings without them: "There’s tons of merchandise from both Chloe and see by Chloe.  I recognized clothing from C[...]

LK Bennett Sample Sale

We checked out the LK Bennett sample sale after work at its headquarters at 595 Madison Avenue. The sale goes through this Saturday, March 10th. An important note before we get started... pictures weren’t allowed so we didn’t take any of the merchandise but we did get the price list (check out the gallery below). While they are calling this a sample sale, the of[...]

A Détacher Sample Sale

A Détacher is known for its off-kilter details, architectural silhouettes. The designer, Mona Kowalska, was leaving as we were checking out the deals yesterday evening before they closed. The sale is taking place at the label’s shop on Mulberry just south of Kenmare and goes through this Sunday. Items are on racks, organized by price. The brand has a cult following[...]

Grey Matters Sample Sale; Samples and Stock

Brookyn based women’s footwear brand, Grey Matters, is known for sculptural mid-heel glove shoes and ankle booties. The founder and creative director Silvia Avanzi launched her line in 2016 and the footwear have become coveted pieces - chic and attention-getting. We love Gray Matters’s block-heeled pairs. Today, we stopped into the brand’s sample sale at 45 Lispena[...]