Devi Kroell Sample Sale is Open to Public

Devi Kroell is known for its exotic skin handbags and accessories. This week, the brand is hosting a sample sale at its office near Union Square. We weren't allowed to take photos so we'll do our best to give you a description of the sale and what's available. We've been to several of the Devi Kroell sample sales. This one, by far, offers more selection of handb[...]

Fans Gathered for Dries Van Noten Book Launch at Barneys Uptown

Monday night, there was a large turnout at Barneys flagship store on Madison Avenue for Dries Van Noten. This gathering was to celebrate his latest book, Dries Van Noten 1–100 - two volumes filled with mostly never before published pictures as well as accounts of his acclaimed shows. The Belgian fashion designer presented his 100th collection in March 2017. The [...]

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 [...]

Sandro Sample Sale Thins Out

The Sandro sample sale opened to the public on Tuesday... already the accessories have been snapped up. Handbags apparently went on the first day. No jewelry. Hats & scarves are now gone. What's available? A number of wool/cashmere blend dresses, skirts, tops and sweaters as well as random pants, denim and lame cocktail dresses. Also available were rabbit fur c[...]

SANDRO SAMPLE SALE IN LOS ANGELES

The Parisian brand, Sandro, opened its sample sale to the public today in New York City as well as in Los Angeles. We have yet to check out the sale event at 150 Greene Street in Soho. We hope to do that later this week.  In the meantime, for those readers on the West Coast, we have a brief report from a contributor there (thanks, Sheri!) who checked out last night's [...]

Additional Discounts at Maje Sample Slae

Yesterday (Friday), sale prices were being slashed at the Maje sample sale in Soho. But, by then, some key items had already sold put such as handbags and jewelry. As we were walking into the space, we noticed one shopper with at least 10 shopping bags filled with merchandise. Inside, it was fairly crowded. Despite the lack of handbags and jewelry, there was lot[...]