Category archives: Footwear

Maje Sample Sale

Parisian ready-to-wear brand, Maje, is holding sample sale this week at 260 Fifth Avenue. This label is more rock-and-roll compared to its sister brand, Sandro, which held its sale last week. There was no line outside but it was busy inside when we stopped in after work yesterday. Shoppers were crowding around various racks - dresses ($110), pants ($95) and blazers[...]

Frances Valentine First Sample Sale

The first sample sale for Frances Valentine footwear, handbags and accessories opens to the public on Tuesday, September 20th. We checked out the offerings at Monday's preview and found plenty of colorful heels, flats and sandals. Here's our review: "When you first come in, Sleepy Jones merchandise greets you on racks. I asked a Frances Valentine representative if [...]

New York City Sale Roundup: Paragon Sports, Barneys Warehouse, Marchesa Footwear, Eric Javits

After the Labor Day weekend, there's a number of sales worth noting. We decided to list a few. One of New York City's biggest sports athletic and gear sale starts tomorrow at Paragon Sports near Union Square. At this annual warehouse sale, shoppers will find items for almost every kind of sports, including tennis, swim, running, ski, snowboarding, golf, gym and mor[...]

Barneys Warehouse Sale in Williamsburg, Brooklyn is Disappointing

Many of our readers will recall the infamous Barneys Warehouse Sale from years past... where we found amazing deals. When we heard that the sale was returning to Brooklyn, we were curious to see what kinds of bargains would be on offer. The impending storm prompted us to cancel beach plans over this holiday weekend. So we went to the Barneys Warehouse Sale in Williams[...]

Toms and S'well Joint Sample Sale

It may be an odd mix but the footwear brand, Toms, has teamed up with S'well bottle to offer discounted goods at a sample sale in NoMad. Both do give part of their proceeds to charity. A tipster stopped by today and sends us photos from the sale. Here's her intel: "As I am not familiar with the S’well brand, I assumed I was just going to see your standard water [...]

Rebecca Taylor One-Day Sample Sale; Great Pricing on Samples

The Rebecca Taylor sample sale ends today at 5pm. If you're a fan and a sample size, you should head over there quick since pricing is pretty good. Here's our report: "The good thing about the sale taking place in the brand's showroom is that the pricing is way better than when it was hosted at the 260 Sample Sale venue. The problem: offerings are mostly sample siz[...]

Fall Items at James Perse Sample Sale

With cooler temperatures heading our way, the James Perse sample sale has quite a number of pieces to help you update your fall/winter wardrobe. One of our fellow shoppers (thanks, D!) checked it out. It's taking place at 150 Greene Street in Soho this week. She focused on winter clothing which, she reports, they were well stocked, including sweaters, "a decent ass[...]