Category archives: Footwear

Theory/Helmut Lang Sample Sale is a Bust!

The Theory and Helmut Lang Sample Sale is underway this week through Friday at Clothingline in the Garment District. Christina who has our report was not impressed with the selection. Here's her take: "I rushed there after work on Tuesday and got there around 5:30 p.m. There was no line to get in and I noticed quite a few people leaving empty-handed (never a good s[...]

Jason Wu Sample Sale; RTW, Samples, Gowns and More

The Jason Wu sample sale opens to the public today and goes through to this Sunday, January 21. Last night’s preview was quiet, just a few shoppers looking for deals. Mixed into the offerings were random runway pieces, including gowns. Also available were actual samples, stock and some bridal in the back as well as Jason Wu Grey and the designer’s collaboration pie[...]

Zadig & Voltaire Warehouse Sale

Zadig & Voltaire has transformed its Soho boutique to fit all the merchandise (and there’s plenty) for its warehouse sale which started Monday and goes through this Friday, January 19th. There’s a plethora of merchandise - apparel, accessories and shoes. There are items for women, men and kids. The markdown is 50%-80% off the retail price on current winter and [...]

Last Days of the Shoe-Inn Warehouse Sale

As many of you know, it’s been a slow week for sample sales. That said, we decided to check the Shoe-Inn warehouse sale at Penn Pavilion across from Madison Square Garden on 7th Avenue. It ends tomorrow, January 12th. Over the years, the Shoe-inn has held this sale in this area either here or a few blocks uptown on Broadway. Past sales offered some high-end designe[...]

Multi-Brand Sale - Spyder, Juicy Couture, Joes, Aquaitalia, Frye & More

It's a fairly quite week for sample sale... but one of our readers (thanks, A!) stopped into one in Midtown that offered a number of brands. Our tipster gives us his take. Here's what he found: "Walking on 34 street at the Empire State Building stumbled on Spyder, Juicy Couture, Joes, Aquaitalia, Frye, Rachel Zoe, Cole Haan, pop up sample / warehouse sale at the Em[...]

Barneys, Saks Fifth Avenue, Bergdorf Goodman End-of-Season Sale

With the year end, we can all expect to find deals at retailers throughout New York City. Larry Label Whore checked out the deals at the high end stores... Here's his report: "Avid readers of Sample Sally know this is my second favorite time of the year - the December end-of-season department store sales! My other favorite time of the year is, of course, the July e[...]

Maryam Nassir Zadeh & Other Designers Sample Sale

This weekend at the Maryam Nassir Zadeh showroom, the designer along with other brands is hosting a sample sale. Besides MNZ, there were items from Lauren Manoogian, Priscavera, Vayarta, luxury footwear brand, Mari Giudicelli and more. I didn’t have much time to look when I stopped in so we focused on MNZ’s shoe offerings. The footwear was organized by size f[...]