J. Crew and Madewell Sample Sale

The bi-annual J.Crew/Madewell sample sale has arrived early this year. This time, women's, men's and children's merchandise is under one roof at 260 Fifth Avenue. Mushkie has our report: "Setup is the same as previous sales. Bins of accessories line the left wall. Scarves ($20) are hanging near the coat check. Jewelry is near checkout, shoes are in the back, and ra[...]

Steven Alan Sample Sale

The Steven Alan sample sale opens to the public today in Soho. Like past sales, there's lots of merchandise from the Steven Alan brand and other third party labels such as Isabel Marant, APC, Common Projects, Acne Studios, Rachel Comey, No 6 clogs/boots, Robert Clergerie  and more. Among the best deals are for items by Steven Alan where apparel starts at $25 and to[...]

Bulgari Sample Sale Ends Today

Today is the last day of the Bulgari sample sale being held at Soiffer Haskin near Penn Station. Most shoppers this morning were looking at the fragrance tables which had the best deals here at under $40. As for selection, there were still a selection of perfume gift collection (including eau Parfumée Thé Blanc, Thé Rouge and Thé Vert). Not a lot of single boxes of[...]

More than just Pens at Montblanc Sample Sale

The Montblanc sample sale which is taking place in NoMad this week offers the usual writing instruments (pens) and so much more. A tipster (thanks, Eva!) sent us photos and gives us her brief take on the sale which ends tomorrow (Tues, Nov 22nd). She went in looking at the pens but at $300, the discount was too pricey for her budget. So she walked away with several[...]

Last Day of the Alexander Wang Sample Sale

Doors close today (Saturday) at 6pm at the Alexander Wang sample sale. Yesterday, sale organizers began slashing prices. By last night, the selection was thinning out. Let's start with handbags, there were about 3 styles left, including the Diego textured-leather shoulder bag with the rose gold at $149 (orig. $925), the Brenda camera bag in black leather (orig. $42[...]

Dsquared2 Sample Sale - 80% off Everything

The Dsquared2 sample sale ends today at their Showroom in Chelsea. Larry Label Whore checked out the deals earlier this week. Here's his take: "DSQUARED2 has always been one of my favorite designers to check out for their unique collections. Their profile skyrocketed after they designed Beyonce's Super Bowl outfit from earlier this year. I decided to check out thei[...]

Further Reductions at DVF Sample Sale

On Wednesday November 16th, markdowns began for the DVF sample sale. Most of the RTW has been marked down. Here's our review: "On Thursday, swim and shoes have been reduced. See full price list in gallery. Racks of apparel take up most of the venue. Sample pieces (yes, we saw samples!) are priced the same as stock items. Clutches and mini bags are $75 and han[...]