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Last Days of the Shoe-Inn Warehouse Sale

As many of you know, it’s been a slow week for sample sales. That said, we decided to check the Shoe-Inn warehouse sale at Penn Pavilion across from Madison Square Garden on 7th Avenue. It ends tomorrow, January 12th. Over the years, the Shoe-inn has held this sale in this area either here or a few blocks uptown on Broadway. Past sales offered some high-end designe[...]

DVF Sample Sale Has $50 Deals

We decided to stop into the Diane von Furstenberg (DVF) sample sale after work on Tuesday.  While the line was short, it was crowded inside and the line for the communal fitting room wrapped down through the first rack of clothing. The selection appeared to be mostly from the previous fall collection with a few light-weight silk pieces that could work for spring. F[...]

This Week's Sales:  DVF, J. Mendel, Norma Kamali, Eileen Fisher & More

  With the end of Memorial Day weekend, many of us are now looking ahead to summer. Let's take a look at the sales taking place this week which could help you update your closet. First up… Diane von Furstenberg (DVF) is hosting a sample sale through the weekend at 260 Fifth Avenue. The sale opened today to the public. Early reports tell us that most of the [...]

Rent-The-Runway Sample Sale in Los Angeles

In the past year, the sample sale scene has been heating up on the West Coast. Since we have fellow shoppers there, we thought we'd sprinkle this blog with a few sale reports from there.  This first one is about Rent-the-Runway, which is holding it’s first ever sample sale in Los Angeles. Our L-A correspondent, Sheri, has our review: “The line to get into the event[...]

Further Reductions at DVF Sample Sale

On Wednesday November 16th, markdowns began for the DVF sample sale. Most of the RTW has been marked down. Here's our review: "On Thursday, swim and shoes have been reduced. See full price list in gallery. Racks of apparel take up most of the venue. Sample pieces (yes, we saw samples!) are priced the same as stock items. Clutches and mini bags are $75 and han[...]

DVF Sample Sale Opens Today

The Diane von Furstenberg sample sale opens today to the public at 260 Fifth Avenue. This sale typically draws a huge crowd, especially in the first day. A fellow shopper (thanks, Eva!) who attended the morning preview took some photos and gives us quick impressions of the sale: "There was nearly no line around 8:45am when I arrived and then there wasn't that mu[...]

Prices Slashed at DVF Sample Sale

Further markdowns arrived today at the DFV sample sale in NoMad. Mushkie has our report: "Everything is an additional 30% off opening day pricing. Samples have arrived and they are not included in the promotion. There is only one rack of samples (it's near the stairs-across from the fitting room) and all samples are $50. Apparel is separated by size but I did se[...]