Vintage Worthy: Dumbo Winter Pop-up Market

  I finally made it to Dumbo's pop-up flea market.  A gorgeous day.  The stuff for sale did not disappoint.  Lots of vintage. One vendor was selling French bakelite for $30 each.  Not bad.  I had my eye on the bracelets and a lovely straw handbag ($55) perfect for the warm months ahead.  No purchases this time - just wanted to scope out the place.  Planning to[...]

Rachel Roy Sale

Rachel Roy Sale

  When I got to the Rachel Roy sale, I was disappointed.  Very limited on the small sizes and it was the first day of the sale.  Dress prices started at $175, but most of them were $300-500.  Lots of feminine blouses were priced at $175.  If you're looking for a party frock, check out the sale.  I saw a cute sweater in my size but the $250 price tag was a tad [...]

Marc Jacobs Winter Handbag Sale

Marc Jacobs Winter Handbag Sale

  Marc Jacob's winter handbag sale at his Mercer Street store in Soho was unbelievably mobbed.  I had a feeling that the line would be long, but I never imagined how long.  I stood out in the cold with dozens and dozens of women for nearly three hours.  I had to pop out of line a couple of times and go to the Angelica movie theater up the block to warm up.  My friend[...]