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Aloha Rag Warehouse Sale: Alaia, Celine, Martin Margiela & More

While the Barneys Warehouse Sale was well underway in Chelsea yesterday, another sale downtown was taking place in a much more chill atmosphere and with soothing Hawaiian music playing in the background.  The Aloha Rag Warehouse Sale is being held inside a warehouse a couple of blocks north of the boutique on Greenwich Street. While the outside and stairwell looked [...]

More on the Barneys Warehouse Sale...

As I mentioned in my earlier post, this season's Barneys Warehouse Sale is a letdown!  The selection of goods (I only had a chance to look at women's stuff) is dwarfed compared to previous sales.  In particular, designer merchandise. There really wasn't much of the good stuff to be had... Let's start with the footwear since that's always been the popular draw at the[...]

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KEXlH1WmtBg The madness began today at the semi-annual Barneys Warehouse Sale in Chelsea.  While it's best to wait until the last week for the best deals, die-hard shoppers were lined up at the crack of dawn.  I made it inside around 10am this morning.  My intention was to survey the merchandise and to see if there were any gems. Ch[...]

Great Finds at VPL's Vintage Affair...

For just two days, VPL designer Victoria Bartlett is hosting a one-of-a-kind vintage sale at her boutique on Mercer Street in Soho.  Wednesday night, Victoria was gracious in allowing me a sneak peek at the pieces up for grabs at the so-called Vintage Affair.  I took photos of the merchandise as well as the designer herself as she was pricing the garments. Vi[...]

A Nod to Edon Manor:  Delectable Designer Shoes are 60% Off

The January sales are in full swing... This week, the English-styled Tribeca shop, Edon Manor, is offering further markdowns on the store's fall/winter shoes and accessories.  I stopped in about a week ago when they were offering 50 percent off... now the discount has hit 60 percent. Alexander Wang's Tasha boot (seen above) is now $304 (was $760) and the Anabe[...]