Category archives: Footwear

Slow Start to Edun Sample Sale; Mostly under $100

The sustainable fashion label EDUN is hosting a sample sale this week at its showroom on Grand Street in Soho. Today is the first day of the sale and a line had formed outside the sale room this morning just as they were opening. It was short compared to other sample sales. But the problem was they got a late start and were only letting in a couple of shoppers at a ti[...]

Rebecca Minkoff Sample Sale; Handbags, RTW & Shoes

The Rebecca Minkoff spring sample sale is underway this week at 260 Fifth Avenue. Here you'll find deals of up to 75% off handbags, clothing, shoes and other accessories. The sale tends to draw huge crowds so don't be surprised if you find lines outside the sale space. We're hoping to make it to the sale at some point. But, in the meantime, you can share your thoughts[...]

United Nude Popup Sample Sale

United Nude Popup Sample Sale

Popping up on 6 Prince Street is United Nude's Soho sample sale outpost. Around for the next 3+ months, the small sale space boasts samples and past season product for up to 70% off. Fashionable Femme Jen has our report: "Filling the racks are mostly women's product, though there is a very limited selection of men's sneakers and sandals. Of note are the Spring Eros[...]

Save the Date: Jimmy Choo Sample Sale

We rarely publish 'save the date' posts. We have our sale  listings for that purpose. But a key requirement to getting into the Jimmy Choo sample sale set to take place next week warrants a shopping alert. The sale which will take place at the Metropolitan Pavilion (123 W. 18th Street) will be open to the public for three days, starting May 9th. The catch is - you'[...]

Aquazzura Sample Sale Is Underway

Deals on the luxury Italian footwear brand, Aquazzura, can be had at a sample sale at 150 Greene Street in Soho this week. Expect to find discounts of up to 70% off retail. On offer are shoes for both women and little fashionistas. We hope to make it there this week. In the meanwhile, we're posting a photo from the sale (including the pricelist) which opened this m[...]

Feminine Pieces for Spring/Summer at Rebecca Taylor Sample Sale

Rebecca Taylor offers flirty, feminine pieces. Think ethereal blouses and dresses, cozy sweaters and structured blazers. We stopped in earlier this week to find the showroom somewhat of a mess. It appeared that they had a busy morning! The apparel are hanging on racks but there didn't seem to be any order to them such as sizing or styles. The denim ($75) are in box[...]

Frances Valentine Sample Sale; Shoes and Handbag

This week, 80 West 40th Street houses a number of brands that are hosting spring sample sales. One of them is Frances Valentine where sample shoes are just $50. The label was started by Kate and Andy Spade in 2015 after walking away from Kate Spade 10 years ago. Now Kate Spade & Co is a publicly listed company. As for Frances Valentine, it has a familiar loo[...]