Category archives: Footwear

Plenty of Room at the Shoe-Inn

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o9GVM54-Y84 The annual Shoe-Inn warehouse sale kicked off over the weekend.  The sale promises to deliver thousands of women's designer shoes and boots at deep discounts.  Sale organizers filled the massive Gotham Hall in the Garment District with plenty of footwear - not all of it is worth buying.  I checked out the goods on Saturd[...]

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0JJvKrGG4F0 Paul Smith kicked off its end-of-season sale yesterday at its sale outpost in Brooklyn  where you'll find fall merchandise up to 70 percent off.  Last night, I decided to brave the cold and trek to Williamsburg to see if there were any deals to be had. Many items were still pretty pricey despite the hefty discount. I[...]

Further Price Cuts at Catherine Malandrino

If you thought the prices at Catherine Malandrino's sample sale were pricey, sale organizers are making the deals more enticing on this the last day of the sale.  This morning, they started  giving an additional 25 percent off all items.  They also brought in new merchandise yesterday - pieces from Malandrino limited-edition collection were hanging from two racks i[...]

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D6Wkaz3VUrU The Calypso St. Barth sample sale officially opens today to the public.  If yesterday's friends and family preview is any indication, today's sale will likely be a mob scene.  I stopped in last night just before the doors closed to see if there was anything worth buying.  The place was jammed packed with shoppers and a l[...]

Opening Ceremony Closes Sunday

If you haven't stopped into the Opening Ceremony sample sale in NoLita, today is your last chance when the doors open at Noon.  When I popped in yesterday morning, there was still so much merchandise on racks and in boxes.  Further discounts on one label, Brazilian designer Alexandre Herchocovitch was being offered - an extra 50 percent off the sale price.  It was [...]

A Bargain Bazaar at Miguelina

Are you headed to a Caribbean island or other warm destination this winter?  If so, you might want to check out the Miguelina sample sale in Midtown.  I wasn't sure what to expect when I walked into the showroom after work. What I found was a calm atmosphere and merchandise that might have come from an exotic island bazaar - a quirky mix of deals, including plenty o[...]

A Look at This Week's Sales...

The highly anticipated Diane von Furstenberg sample sale gets underway this week where you'll find merchandise for up to 75 percent off.  In the past, I've scored on the $50 sale racks.  Where/When: 260 Fifth Ave, b/w 27th & 28th Sts.; December 8-11th, T (9-6:30), W (10-8), Th (10-7), F (9-3). Lauren Merkin Holiday sample sale:  handbags, clutches and ac[...]