J Mendel Sample Sale; Furs, Cocktail Dresses & Gowns

The J Mendel private sample sale requires an appointment. If you haven't made one, you can try to find a time slot on the last day today. A fellow shopper (thanks, D!) stopped in earlier this week and shares her thoughts as well as photos: "Most clothing I've ever seen at this sale. Tons of cocktail, evening gowns and even wedding gowns. There were only ~5 wedding [...]

International Women's Day - 'A Day Without a Woman' Strike

March 8th is International Women's Day, a holiday now more than a century old. This year's theme is "Be Bold For Change." The organizers behind the Women’s March in D.C. have coordinated 'A Day Without a Woman' strike, urging women to take a day off from paid or unpaid work. However, this may not be an option for many of us. If you can't take the day off, there are[...]

Hosiery are the Highlights at the Wolford Sample Sale

The first ever Wolford sample sale being hosted by 260 Sample Sale is taking place through this Sunday. Mushkie checked out the deals Tuesday evening and gives us her report: "Tights ($18/$45) are the main attraction at the first ever Wolford sample sale. Buckets are laid out on tables along the entire left wall. All sizes are available from xs-xl. There are so man[...]

Clothingline Blowout Sale; rag & bone jeans are just $30

For just two days, the sample sale venue, Clothingline, in the Garment District is hosting a blowout sale of items presumably leftover from past sales. The place was hopping with shoppers on Tuesday evening. We haven't seen it this busy in quite a while. Obviously, these were bargain hunters hoping to find that a really good deal which started at $10. Before we [...]

Multi-Designer Blowout Sample Sale

If you wondered what happened to all that merchandise that doesn't sell at the 260 Sample Sale events, there's a depository of sorts in Soho on Wooster just north of Canal Street. Fashionable Femme Jen had a look over the weekend and tells us what she found: "Sale shoes and select styles are on offer at serious discounts at 260 sample sale's wooster street outpost.[...]

Deals on Handbags/Apparel at Elizabeth and James Sample Sale

The Elizabeth and James sample sale is taking place at Chelsea Market through tomorrow (Sunday, March 5th). On offer are handbags and apparel from pre-fall and fall 2016 collections. Items are up to 70% off retail. Let's start with handbags. There were all sorts of styles displayed on a table along the wall. Check out our photos in the gallery below. The styles inc[...]

Tory Sport Sample Sale

Tory Sport Sample Sale

The Tory Sport sample sale ends tomorrow (Friday) and by Thursday they were offering further reductions, translating to about 60% to 70% off retail. If you're looking for workout gear, you'll find some here - tanks, halter bras, long sleeves, short-sleeved shirts, cropped leggings (no basic leggings), sweats and sweatshirts. The colors for the pieces include nav[...]