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Handfuls of Handbags at the Kooba Sample Sale

Through Thursday, the hip handbag label, Kooba, is hosting a sample sale that gives up to 60 percent off retail on a slew of bags.  Last night, there was a wide selection of large and medium (totes, shoulder and satchels), a few clutches and small handbags up for grabs.  There were also samples (very picked over) that ranged in price from $40 to $160.  While th[...]

Last Call for Clothingline

Clothingline is closing its doors for the month of August.  Before doing that, the Garment district's often criticized sample sale spot is having one final sale before going on hiatus.  On offer is a mixed bag of merchandise. I thought some of the Milly items (actual samples) were worth it - feminine pieces and classic silhouettes.  I spotted some signature Mill[...]

Tipster Review:  Kooba Handbag Sample Sale

News from the Kooba handbag sample sale from a Sample Sally reader.  The tipster who stopped in at lunchtime today emailed me her review: I took a quick trip there and beat the lunch and the crazy crowd that attacked the Cynthia Steffe sample sale.  Overall the sale is pretty organized, the bags are all in boxes with price and picture of the bag taped on the[...]

Kooba Handbag Sale

Kooba Handbag Sale

  The Kooba sale is worth it if you're a fan of the handbags.  The place was crowded when I stopped in after work with evidence of a buying frenzy.   Women were digging into boxes - some of them clutching at least five bags.   A long line had formed at the cash register.  Most items were marked under $200; large handbags between $150-$225 and small ones priced[...]