It's a rare occurrence for Roberto Cavalli to hold a sample sale.Â Apparently, the Italian designer's last official sample sale was three years ago.Â Monday night, a few shoppers were at the Altman building in Chelsea browsing the racks.Â The brand's ready-to-wear and couture collections are discounted at up to 80% off the regular price. But even on sale, most item[...]
Category archives: Footwear
The rain didn't seem to dampen rag & bone fans who were intent on finding deals at the brand's West Village store Thursday evening.Â rag & bone's sought-after jeans ($79 for all denim) were going fast.Â But don't panic, ladies, a sales person told me that they had boxes of stuff ready to go out Friday.Â Mostly stretch skinny jeans in lightweight fabric for [...]
Stopped by Inven.toryÂ Thursday nightÂ to check out the DevotteÂ spring/summer shoe collection and found lots of fun styles for the summer.Â The footwear is up to 60% off. Designer Nancy Kim says this collection is "Studio 54 meets King Tut." Prices range from $145-$255 (originally $330-$550).Â I sipped white wine sangria while I browsed.Â A perfect way to relax a[...]
The Paul Smith sale shop in Williamsburg is taking 70% off retail prices of spring/summer merchandise starting Thursday June 11th. Where: 280 Grand St. b/w Havemayer and Roebling, Brooklyn.
Walking into the Renegade Craft Fair in Williamsburg this Saturday afternoon, I spotted a little boy playing with a blow up Spider-man doll. He was so engaged with the act that instinct made me take out my camera and start snapping photos. I suddenly realized that his father (who happened to be close by) is Watchmenstar Patrick Wilson. He also starred opposite Kate [...]
If you like vintage clothing - especially designer vintage, you should check out the V is for Vintage pop-up shop in Soho.Â I stopped by there yesterday to survey the goods.Â I was not disappointed.Â A number of vendors - some with stores in the City - set up shop in this basement space on Green Street just for three days. I found Gucci, Chanel, Dior, YSL, Ver[...]
I stopped by after work today to check out the Lauren Moffatt sample sale to find a pleasant atmosphere - no crowds here and the employees were very helpful.Â On offer were racks of spring/summer 2009 fun and feminine dresses ($110-$160), tops are $80 and skirts $60.Â A preview sale took place yesterday but there's still lots of merchandise left in pastel colors and[...]