Category archives: Footwear

Barbara Bui fall/winter 2009 collection is 40 percent off this weekend at the French designer's boutique in SoHo.  Where/When: 115-117 Wooster St. b/w Prince and Spring Sts.  Thru 12/6, Sat (11-7), Su (12-6). The Theory women's sample sale:  tees $35; knits, shirts, cashmere $79 - $109; skirts & pants $79 - $99; dresses $109; blazers $149. Where/When: Clot[...]

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dn0UgKJ2cBc A woman leaving the Gucci friends & family sale had the right sentiment when she said "it's total chaos. Get me out of here!" Thursday afternoon, not only was there a line to get into the sale, which was being held on the fifth floor of the Metropolitan Pavilion on W.18th Street - there was an even longer wait to pay [...]

JUST IN:  Armani and Gucci Sales in Chelsea

I walked by the Metropolitan Pavilion to find a long line - not for the Armani sale but a Gucci friends & family sale taking place today.  The Armani warehouse sale (Men's and women's clothing and accessories are up to 80 percent off) opens to the public at 3pm today, already three guys were waiting on that line.  Stay tuned.  I plan to go back later this [...]

I'm a big fan of Dame Westwood's designs but I can't always afford to pay retail for her garments.  For that reason, I make every attempt to check out sales of her merchandise.  Scatola Showroom in Chelsea is hosting a sale this week on the Vivienne Westwood Anglomania fall line offering up to 75 percent off. I showed up just when they were closing Wednesday night.Â[...]

Nanette Lepore Sample Sale

Fellow blogger Rad Shopping checked out the Nanette Lepore sample sale Wednesday night.  Just like the label's other sales, she found lots of merchandise; jackets are going for $190, dresses at $140, tops & pants at $100 and more.  Check out the price list below which she managed to snag.  Here's what she writes: "...2 long racks of merchandise; lots of jacket[...]

I'm a huge fan of French designer Barbara Bui.  For that reason, I try to hit her sample sales when I can.  The designer is holding her fall/winter sample sale this weekend, Sunday is the last day. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZxSxHCgqSJ8 I popped in on Saturday to find out that I was a day too late.  I love her jackets and trousers (perfect fit and fabulous[...]

Four Boots for Three Boots at To Boot New York

A friend hit the To Boot New York sale in the West Village Friday.  He managed to take some snapshots of the sale which was busy but not crowded.  He came out with a pair of brown leather ankle boots for $119.  Here's his impression of the sale: "...couldn't find my way around the Village (no surprise) but then saw a steady stream of men carrying the same plai[...]

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