Kooples Sample Sale in LOS ANGELES

As mentioned in an earlier post, we will periodically be covering sales in Los Angeles. Here's one from The Kooples sale event at 8400 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles.  Sheri has our report: "We went in with high hopes for French line The Kooples sample sale. They have nailed the cool girl vibe to a T, and the sale did not disappoint. The pieces were well placed and or[...]

Demylee Sample Sale Offers Cashmere & More

The Demylee sample sale is being held at the brand's showroom in the far west side of Chelsea. The Korean born, NYC based designer, Demy Lee, is known for her knits and sweaters. The pieces she creates are perfect for layering (tops, tees and tunics). At this week's sale, you'll find not only cashmere pieces, but also her signature striped dresses and tops and othe[...]

Fashionhaus Showroom Spring Sample Sale

One of our favorite sample sales is at Fashionhaus near Bryant Park. The showroom carries high-end American and European women's collections that can be found at Barneys, Net-a-Porter and other high-end retailers. We popped in on Wednesday afternoon when the showroom was busy with shoppers looking for deals. Designers Include the Following: by Malene Birger[...]

Karen Millen Sample Sale

Karen Millen Sample Sale

The London-based brand, Karen Millen, is hosting its first ever sample sale in New York. The label offers women special occasion dresses to maxi and midi styles.  Mushkie has our report: "The Karen Millen sample sale offers racks of dresses ($75) greet you when you come in. There are frocks for every occasion and season. Behind the dresses is where the rest of the [...]

Oscar de la Renta Sample Sale

The Oscar de la Renta sample sale opens to the public tomorrow (Tuesday). A fellow shopper (thanks, D!) checked out the deals during Monday night's preview. She took tons of photos and she gives us a brief summary of her impressions of the sale: "There are plenty of separates (day dresses,vcocktail dresses, knits, shoes and coats). If you need a gown or fancy cockt[...]

Additional Reductions at the Maje Sample Sale

Today, sale organizers are offering further discounts (extra 20% off) at the French brand, Maje, sample sale at 260 Fifth Avenue.  We checked out the deals yesterday. There were still plenty of merchandise, many of the pieces can be worn this season (spring) with a color palette that looks like the hues of cherry blossoms. There were also a lot of basic white and b[...]

Updating the Marc Jacobs Sample Sale

Since our earlier report on the Marc Jacobs sample sale drew plenty of comments, we thought it a good idea to check out the scene Thursday evening. The line was fairly short. We waited just 5 minutes. Inside, it was fairly chaotic with shoppers rummaging through the racks. With a lack of dressing rooms, customers set themselves up in front of the mirrors on one sid[...]