Group Handbag Sale:  L.A.M.B., Jill Stuart, Harajuku Lovers and Kidrobot

I found a steady stream of shoppers at this group handbag sale in Chelsea Tuesday night.  Most of them were grabbing for the L.A.M.B handbags.  The $25 wallets appeared to be the popular item.  Clutches ($100) were also being picked up. There were also lots of small ($100), medium ($150) and large handbags ($175).  I'm not a fan of this label so I left empty hande[...]

Shopping Event:  Gen Art Biannual Shop NYC starts June 3rd

Gen Art's biannual Shop NYC event starts tomorrow at 6pm.  Some 60 vendors, many are young emerging designers, will be selling women's and men's clothing and accessories to ticket-holders until 10pm. You can buy the tickets at the Gen Art site for $15.  If you want to get into the preview an hour before, a $40 ticket will allow you to get your hands on the deals bef[...]

DVF Preview Sale is a Mob Scene...

Despite Monday being the preview of the Diane von Furstenberg sale for VIP and "Friends & Family," it was still a madhouse at the venue 260 Fifth Avenue as reported by sale blog Racked.com. Women were reportedly grabbing at clothing.  Every DVF sale is the same and this appears to be no different. As Racked reports:  Prices are the same as in previous sales: $1[...]

NYPD Called in to Restore Order at Crazy Tory Burch Sale...

I expected a mob scene since this was the first day of the sale but I had no idea.  Shoppers stood in line at least 2 hours just to get into the sale - some reportedly waited for 4 hours.  Inside, there was a wait to try on shoes.  Apparently, shoppers had to take a number in order to be served.  And then, another wait to pay for your merchandise. At one point,[...]

Goods from Local Designers at the Parlor Showroom Sample Sale... Thru Sun May 31

You'll find some unique and great pieces at this sale.  Clothing from local designers Rachel Antonoff, Samantha Pleet and Lorick are up to 70% off the retail price.  Lots of vintage inspired pieces, especially dresses with fun, fab and floral prints.  A Rachel Antonoff cotton halter dress with blue floral print and an eyelet collar ($150) caught my eye.  Another f[...]

New York Artist Terence Koh Goes Pop in Chinatown...

I'm not sure what to make of the news that artist Terence Koh is having a sample sale in his Canal Street gallery/work space.  Koh's pop-up shop “Everything Must Out Going” starts Saturday May 30 at his Asia Song Society (ASS) on 45 Canal St.  What will you find? Comme des Garçons T-shirts created with Tauba Auerbach for $100 or aNYthing tees made with Dan Cole[...]