A Look at This Week’s Sales…

A Look at This Week's Sales...

At the Alexander McQueen sample sale, you’ll get 80% off menswear, womenswear, shoes, bags, and accessories from spring/summer 2009 and past seasons.  Where/When: Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 W. 18th St., nr. Sixth Ave.; 8/4-5 T (9–7), W (9–6). Barbara Bui is having a 70% off sale on its entire spring/summer 2009 collection.  If you're a fan of the brand, you[...]

Make a Deal at Daryl K…

Make a Deal at Daryl K...

Daryl Kerrigan kicked off her sample sale on Thursday in NoHo.  On offer were actual samples of the Daryl K collection and the Kerrigan secondary line (mostly size 4 and 6) from season's past.  In addition, the current season is 60 percent off. In the samples section, the tops ($70) are what stood out, especially the pieces with new-wave asymmetrica[...]

Proenza Schouler Sample Sale:  Any Goodies Left?

There's a lot of merchandise left at the Proenza Schouler sample sale.  While Friday is the last day of the sale, you'll still find plenty of dresses, tops, skirts, pants and tees.  Most of the dresses are between $200-$400.  A couple of frocks caught my eye but the $360 price tag was a little too steep. I didn't see anything worth taking home.  There were boxes f[...]

Things are Looking Sunnier…

Things are Looking Sunnier...

Sunner started its two-day sale today, taking up to 90 percent off its Holiday/Resort 2008 collection.  I went to the label's last sale back in January and picked up some great things so I made sure to head over there early this morning.  Good thing, because when I got to the space in Midtown, it was already crowded with shoppers looking through [...]

Not Worth the Theory…

Not Worth the Theory...

Clothingline appears to be the dumping ground for designers desperate to unload their merchandise, despite the condition of the garments.  That was evident at Theory's latest sample sale which started Monday and runs through this Thursday.  As with most sales, I was hopeful going into this one.  But what I found was a lot of damaged goods with stains, rips, mis[...]

Calypso Opens a Parisian-style au Marché

Yet another Calypso store opened in Soho this weekend, Calypso St. Barth au Marché.  The newly renovated store which replaced the brand's former outlet is inspired by Parisian summer markets.  You'll find classic Calypso pieces such as brightly-colored silk dresses and tops, gauze tunics, cotton tees, and cashmere cardigans.  Also on offer are rare finds such [...]