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Bandier/S’well Combined Sample Sale

The athleisure brand, Bandier, has teamed up with S’well bottles for this week’s sample sale at 260 Fifth Avenue. I’ll start with the S’well offerings since that’s why I stopped into this sale. The bottles are neatly organized in the middle of the space by color/design and sizes. There’s not as many design choices this time around but there were a few that caugh[...]

Paul Smith Sample Sale is Underway

A favorite for lots of men in New York City is the Paul Smith sample sale which is taking place in Soho through this Sunday, November 5th. On offer are men's and women's clothing, shoes and accessories. Although, there's much more available for the gents. The sale also has new and vintage books, homeware, gifts and collectables. The Mister popped in earlier this[...]

The Line Sample Sale is Mostly 70% off Retail

This season, The Line -- a retailer that has a Soho boutique called The Apartment selling high-end fashion, beauty products, home goods and gifts -- has returned with another sample sale. This sale offers plenty of the stuff that the boutique carries. Much more than the previous sale. The markdowns are mostly 70% off retail, with some items (home and beauty) at [...]

Sale Roundup:  Alessi, Morgan Le Fay and More

While this is the slow season for sample sale… there are a couple of notable events, if you happen to be around this holiday weekend. Italian brand, Alessi, known for its designer housewares, including modern teapots, flatware, plates and electric household knickknacks. Through Labor Day, it's hosting a summer sale with select items at up to 70% off retail. The sal[...]

Marimekko End-of-Season Sale

While the Marimekko is being billed as a warehouse sale, it's more of an end-of-season sale with merchandise at 50% off retail. The sale is being held at the label's store on Fifth Avenue in the Flatiron. You'll know which items are on sale since they have signs on the racks. On offer are women's clothing, accessories and home goods. Staffers told us the merchan[...]

James Perse Sample Sale - Up to 60% off retail 

This season, L-A label, James Perse, is hosting its sample sale at a different location from previous seasons. This time, the sale is being held in the heavily trafficked thorough-fare Broadway in Soho. The space is much smaller than previous sales. There are fitting rooms but not so roomy. Signs posted say merchandise is up to 60% off retail. There are pricelis[...]

Nest Fragrance & Sip by S'well Sample Sale

Nest Fragrance has once again teamed up with S'well for this sample sale at 260 Fifth Avenue.  We stopped in Tuesday evening when the line to get in was short but the space was crowded with shoppers. The line to the register at one point, wrapped around the large space from one end to the other. There's more of a selection from Nest so let's start with that. There [...]

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