Lousy Merch at Tory Burch…

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IYgVvoJyMU0 If you haven't stopped into the Tory Burch sample sale, don't waste your time.  This sale is not worth it.  I kept thinking Burch burnout while I looked through the slim pickings at Clothingline Wednesday night.  The space was practically empty - just a few racks of Burch merchandise.  I spotted blouses (white and geome[...]

Sale Update: Vera Wang, Chic but Costly

Sale Update:  Vera Wang, Chic but Costly

If you're wondering about the Vera Wang ready-to-wear sample and stock sale at the designer's showroom in the Garment District, a Sally reader who checked out the goods yesterday reports that the wares were way too expensive for her.  Apparently, the merchandise is 75 percent off the price listed on the tags. Here's what she spotted: ...a simple plain dress is [...]

Further Price Cuts at Catherine Malandrino

If you thought the prices at Catherine Malandrino's sample sale were pricey, sale organizers are making the deals more enticing on this the last day of the sale.  This morning, they started  giving an additional 25 percent off all items.  They also brought in new merchandise yesterday - pieces from Malandrino limited-edition collection were hanging from two racks i[...]

Tory Burch Sample Sale is a Bust?

A Sally reader just emailed her findings at the Tory Burch sale where she waited at least an hour in line this afternoon.  She reports disappointment in what was on offer.  She was hoping to find shoes but when she realized that shoppers had to take a number as if they were at a deli, she walked away.  Here's her report: Bags are mostly 50 percent off, while cloth[...]

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D6Wkaz3VUrU The Calypso St. Barth sample sale officially opens today to the public.  If yesterday's friends and family preview is any indication, today's sale will likely be a mob scene.  I stopped in last night just before the doors closed to see if there was anything worth buying.  The place was jammed packed with shoppers and a l[...]

Colorful Cocktail Frocks and more at Malandrino

You'll find plenty of stunning frocks at the Catherine Malandrino sample sale which gets underway today. The folks at Savvy - the sale organizers - let me in for a peek before they opened the doors this morning.  This sale features the French designer's fall 2009 collection as well as spring for up to 80 percent off retail prices. I found ready-to-wear pieces[...]

A Look at This Week’s Sales…

Catherine Malandrino sample sale:  Savvy & Co. is hosting the sale and offering up to 80 percent off the French designer’s fall/winter 2009 collection.  Where/When: Metropolitan Pavilion, 123 West 18th St b/w  Sixth and Seventh Aves. December 14 – 16th Mon (10-9p), Tues-Weds (8-8p). Deals on ready-to-wear and evening gowns at the Vera Wang sample and sto[...]