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Barneys Warehouse Sale:  Starts February 17th

Mark your calendars... in less than a month, the bi-annual Barneys Warehouse Sale returns to Chelsea.  It's an event that many have been waiting for, especially with the lackluster sale season so far.  As Mizhattan and Racked reported yesterday, BWS starts at 8am on Thursday, February 17th. As many of you know, merchandise is marked down 50 to 75 percent off [...]

Calypso Sample Sale...Find Pieces for your Warm Winter Getaway

If you're planning a warm weather getaway this winter, you might want to stop into the Calypso St. Barth sample sale where everything is going for under $100.  You'll find signature light-weight pastel pieces.  Our contributor, Sample Sale Diva, stopped in this afternoon to take some snapshots.  Here’s what you can expect:  summer dresses now $49 (retailed a[...]

Housing Works Thrift Shops'Fashion for Action annual shopping event at their Chelsea location kicks off today.  We were at the private preview sale and gala reception in the Rubin Museum of Art last night.  Check out our video from last night: You'll find some great deals at the Chelsea location, including pieces from DVF, Armani, Brooks Brothers (tons of c[...]

Gracious Home Store Closing Sale

Gracious Home Store Closing Sale

Since I bought some wine glasses at the Gracious Home store in Chelsea (766 6th Avenue at 25th Street), I thought I'd check to see if they had the same ones on sale.  After the family-owned retailer filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection last month,  it's now closing its Chelsea location.  Besides wine glasses, the store sells housewares, tabletop items, li[...]

The Hermes Sample Sale is a Letdown

  Nothing of note caught my eye at the Hermes sample sale when I dropped into Soiffer Haskin today.  It's possible that I may have missed the boat and waited too long to check out the merchandise.  However, I don't think it would have made a difference if I had stood in line for at least two hours yesterday and went in then.  Today, it was a breeze to get in ([...]

Head to Housing Works for a Good Cause

Housing Works is hosting its fall preview through the end of September. Tuesday night, I made it into the Tribeca location where the preview started at 5pm. When I walked in, I was immediately greeted by a live band performing funky tunes. The music gave the place a lively atmosphere. The band was a nice touch. The merchandise is very organized with the wom[...]

A Mishmash of Merchandise at the Prive Sample Sale

Though it be unbearably hot out, sample sale season is cooling off now that summer is here.  You won't find many sample sales this week.  One of the few being held is the Privé sample sale at Chelsea Market.  I checked out the goods last night and found a mishmash of merchandise for both men and women as well as a very limited selection of home goods. It l[...]