Tags archives: New York City Sample Sales

Long Line for 3.1 Phillip Lim Sample Sale

Despite the bad weather... fans of Phillip Lim have turned out in droves for the first day of the label's sample sale. Check out the line, pictured above, which stretches down Mercer Street in Soho. Shoppers will find deals on men’s and women’s ready-to-wear, accessories, and shoes and we're hearing that the pieces inside are from previous season such as the Fa[...]

Inside Chelsea Market, there's an Andrew Marc sample sale which goes through this weekend... The sale features both men's and women's merchandise. Sale organizers sent us images from the sale before it opened to the public today... Check them out. They're primarily wide shots of the sale space. We're told that the sale has lots of outerwear (including the br[...]

Overstock at the DKNY Sample Sale

The DKNY sample sale in NoMad goes through this Sunday. I had a quick look yesterday afternoon. Deals start at $20 (knits, tees, skirts and shirts) and go up to $125 for basic outerwear/jackets/blazers. The merchandise (men and women) appeared to be overstock. For women, lots of summery pieces such as cotton tanks, blouses, shirts and dresses as well as silky a[...]

Alls Quiet at the Hudson Jeans Sample Sale

Christina checked out the Hudson Jeans sample sale yesterday afternoon. For her, it was a calm shopping experience something she needed after the chaos at Tibi. “I was literally the only one there aside from the staff. I have never been to a sample sale so dead, but it was a nice surprise after the crazy Tibi sale earlier this week. The staff were very nice, alth[...]

A Crowded Tibi Sample Sale

A Crowded Tibi Sample Sale

Fellow blogger, Christina, checked out the Tibi sample sale being held in Soho. She describes a first day filled with a crush of shoppers and crazy waits for the dressing room. “I arrived at the Tibi sample sale around 4 p.m. yesterday and was thrilled to find no line to get in! (There was a line when I left though.) My excitement did not last long as the space w[...]

James Perse Sample Sale - $100 and under

I went to the James Perse looking for basics and found plenty. The sale opens to the public on Tuesday. Yesterday evening, organizers at 260 Fifth Avenue held a preview. For those like me wanting to update their summer staples, you’ll find a number of items worth snapping up. They had lots of cotton tees, tanks, sweatshirts, pants and more available in the bra[...]

A Busy Loeffler Randall Sample Sale

The line Thursday evening for the Loeffler Randall sample sale snaked around the block. I waited well over an hour before I got into the showroom. I didn’t plan on sticking around.  But after I struck up a conversation with a fellow shopper, I decided to stay and wait it out. Inside the selection was thinning out. Although, they did have a number of styles left –[...]

Long Line at Christian Louboutin Sample Sale

The Christian Louboutin sample sale is being held this week. Despite being Invite-Only, this is one of the most popular shopping events where many will try their luck to get inside. At lunchtime today, the line was around the block.   A tipster who happens to have an invitation sent us a photo of the line at lunchtime.  She tells us she may not wait aft[...]

Bettye Muller Stock & Sample Sale

Stock up on spring/summer footwear at the Bettye Muller Sample Sale in the Garment District where you'll find lots of actual showroom samples and stock.   Those who wear a sample size (37 and 37.5) will have a lot more to choose from. But we are told that there will be a selection of stock available in sizes 35-41. Pricing is pretty good for the shoe[...]

Pas de Calais Sample Sale

In Soho, Japanese clothing line, Pas de Calais, is hosting a sample sale through this Friday. On offer are past season samples and stock pieces as well as a few items from the current spring collection. The discount is up to 70% off retail. The label gets its inspiration from the misty countryside of northern France. Its chalky cliffs and the natural, clean muted[...]