Tags archives: Prada

Saks Fifth Avenue Winter Sale

The Saks Fifth Avenue winter sale is in full swing this week... Get up to 60-percent off the original price for her and up to 50-percent off for him. The store was busy on Tuesday, but not as insane as Monday as the New York Daily News and Racked reported security had to shut down the women's designer shoe department on the 8th floor because pandemonium broke o[...]

Additional Holiday Season Markdowns: Barneys, Saks Fifth Avenue...

Just days before Christmas... and retailers are offering holiday discounts.  One of them, Barneys where its now at the second markdown at up to 60-percent off selected items... I quickly scoped out the Madison Avenue store last night (scanning the sales on designer handbags and shoes).  Some of the sale items I spotted include the following:  Madam Lanvin small[...]

Housing Works

  Through the end of the month, Housing Works Thrift Shops is hosting it's annual "Best of Fall" shopping events... where you can get deals on used furniture, fashion and artwork. Yesterday evening's downpour didn't dissuade hardcore shoppers from showing up at the Chelsea location.  At 6pm, it was packed and there was a line at the register.   If you're willin[...]

Further Markdowns on Designer Consignment Goods at INA

The high-end consignment shop, INA, is offering additional discounts of 25 percent off the already marked down goods through the weekend. I stumbled on the additional reductions yesterday at the location on Bleecker Street in Noho.  Items with the extra discount have a red dotted sticker.   Not many of the shoes were additionally marked down but I did spot qui[...]

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[...]

POSH Sale:  Couture Bargains for Charity, plus High Society

For four decades, the POSH sale has kicked off every spring.  This time, New York City's top fashion fundraiser is taking place at a new location... The Plaza Hotel. The sale is a treasure trove of new and gently worn designer clothing, accessories and footwear for women, men and children at 50 to 80 percent off the retail price. Designers include Alexander McQueen[...]

Celebrate Spring at Memorial Sloan Kettering's Sale in the UES

Memorial Sloan Kettering's spring sale of discounted vintage and designer wear began this morning at its Upper East Side Thrift Shop.  Sample Sale Diva was there and managed to pick up a few things.  Here's her report: It s a pretty cool sale.  I scored a Helmut Lang dress for $50 and a pair of Prada clogs for $100. I had to run out of there because I hear[...]