Category archives: Footwear

Slim Pickings at the Anbar Shoes Closeout Sale in TriBeCa...

Anbar Shoes, the designer discount shoe store in TriBeCa, is hosting a closing sale.  I dropped by the shop on 60 Reade Street yesterday to check out the goods and prices.  The place was pretty much picked over.  I did spot a handful of jewels but I really had to look hard.  A pair of Lanvin pumps are $207 (originally $945), Mui Mui stiletto's for $200 (origin[...]

Delightfully Sexy Dresses at the Jill Stuart Summer Sale in SoHo...

The Jill Stuart boutique in SoHo was very subdued when I stopped in late Thursday to check out the two-day sale there. Although a number of racks had 40% off signs, one of the sales people came over to inform me that sale items were actually all 60% off.  Shoes are at 40% off.  If you've been searching for a special dress or just something lovely to wear, you'll[...]

Cavalli Sample Sale:  Couture, Color but not a lot of Deals

It's a rare occurrence for Roberto Cavalli to hold a sample sale.  Apparently, the Italian designer's last official sample sale was three years ago.  Monday night, a few shoppers were at the Altman building in Chelsea browsing the racks.  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[...]

RAG & BONE Rakes in at their Shop in the West Village

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.  rag & bone's sought-after jeans ($79 for all denim) were going fast.  But don't panic, ladies, a sales person told me that they had boxes of stuff ready to go out Friday.  Mostly stretch skinny jeans in lightweight fabric for [...]

Nolita Outlet Inven.tory Showcases Devotte Summer Sandals

Stopped by Inven.tory Thursday night to check out the Devotte  spring/summer shoe collection and found lots of fun styles for the summer.  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).  I sipped white wine sangria while I browsed.  A perfect way to relax a[...]

Celebrity Spotting at the Renegade Craft Fair...

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 [...]