Standout Vacation Looks at Mara Hoffman Sample Sale

If you're looking to update your vacation look for the summer, you may want to hit up New York designer Mara Hoffman's sample sale where you'll find standout pieces. Her signature beachwear features bold colors and graphic patterns. Shoppers will find plenty of that here. We attended the friends and family preview Tuesday night which was mobbed. No line to get in b[...]

Deals at Ramy Brook Sample Sale: $5, $10 and $15...

  Contemporary women's wear brand, Ramy Brook, is hosting a sample sale through Thursday, June 8th in the Garment District. The best deals here are the samples for just $15 (includes maxi and day dresses, jumpsuits, tops/blouses, blazers, sweaters and more). This is what shoppers were rummaging through today. But be warned. These are actual samples. That me[...]

Pono Jewelry Sample Sale

Pono Jewelry Sample Sale

The semi-annual Pono sample sale started Monday at its new location on 224 West 30th Street. The brand's resin are made in Italy and many of them are really stunning. We've found so many gems here that we always make a point to check out this sale. Despite this new space being smaller than their previous spot in the Garment District, it's more airy and has more lig[...]

Etro Sample Sale; Past Season Pieces at 80% Off

We headed over to the Etro sale after work on Monday. There was a short line but after about a half hour, we got into the sale. Once inside, we were shocked by the state of the merchandise - sweaters piled on tables, shoes in disarray, clothing barely hanging on racks. For any shopper, this is not the best situation to look for garments but as a friend who accom[...]

This Week's Sales:  Mara Hoffman, Etro, Montblanc, PONO, La Garçonne…

It's a busy week for sample sales! For that reason, we're doing a roundup, highlighting a few of the notable ones. First up… Etro which offers glamorous bohemian designs. The Italian brand's first ever New York City sample sale starts today and goes through this Wednesday, June 7th. The sale is taking place at the Metropolitan Pavilion. We hear that the discounts w[...]

Multi-Label Sample Sale: Surf Bazaar, R13 Denim and...

If you're a fan of R-13 denim's edgy, urban look (we know a few if our readers are), then you may want to head over to Clothingline in the Garment District. It's the last day and they're now offering additional discounts on the jeans and everything else on sale there. We stopped in yesterday to check out the offerings. There was plenty of merchandise. For women, th[...]

Babajaan Beachwear Sample Sale; Everything is $75

With plans to hit the beaches this summer, we checked out the Babajaan sample sale which goes through June 15th. The UK-based high-end label is known for it's beachwear pieces. Think vacation essentials and perfect for poolside posing. The sale is taking place at the Juju Showroom at 135 W. 20th Street  in Chelsea. There's no indication/signs that the sale is takin[...]