The doors open at 9am this morning for the last day of the Jimmy Choo sample sale at the Metropolitan Pavilion. Take a look at the line above just a few minutes after opening. The rain didn’t stop these die-hard Choo fans. Luckily, scaffolding protected most of them from the elements. We decided to skip the wait. If you got into this sale, let us know what you came out with.
Starting this week, those of you who love to collect shoes are in for a treat… Three of the highly-sought after footwear brands are having a sample sale.
First up is the Jimmy Choo sample sale, which starts tomorrow. If the sale is like previous ones, the average price for most shoes will be about $225. Be prepared to stand in line for this one… Also, unless you’re on the friends & family list, you might be facing major disappointment. At last spring’s sale, the selection was seriously depletedjust a couple of hours after they let the public inside. Where/When: Metropolitan Pavilion, 123 West 18th Street, 4th Floor, NY, NY; May 7-8; Tues (12pm-7pm), Wed (9am-7pm).
The online consignment shopI-ELLAis hosting a spring sample sale where you’ll find pieces from Alexander McQueen, Christian Louboutin, Jimmy Choo, 3.1 Phillip Lim, vintage Chanel and Louis Vuitton and more. In the video, the woman behind the website pulls out some standout pieces…
The Soho boutique, AvaMaria, has extended its relocation sale for another week. Plus, offering further markdowns. While selection at this point is limited, we’re told that there’s still some great finds such as footwear from Jimmy Choo, Manolo Blahnik and Sergio Rossi.
The Scoop Warehouse Sale goes for another couple of weeks, giving us plenty of time to check it out. Fashionable Femme Jen stopped in over the weekend. She reports on a pretty good selection of high-end designer goods, except for the handbags…
“A Sunday afternoon stroll in Soho brought me towards the Scoop Warehouse sale. Unlike its sister store in the Meatpacking District, this Scoop store seems to have a decent designer sale selection. Here’s a snippet of the women’s offerings.