At 9:30am Wednesday, the line to get inside the Hermes sale (officially started today) was insane.  Hardcore fans didn’t let the wintery weather stop them from waiting for what could be hours for those at the end of the line (which was in front of B&H at 9th Avenue b/w 33rd and 34th Sts.  If these people read Madison Avenue Spy’s VIP preview review, they might not be standing out here in this horrid weather.  Her spies reported a disappointing selection, plus prices that weren’t much of a bargain.   As in the past, deals are mostly 40 percent off on merchandise, including scarves. A small assortment of leather and enamel bracelets are reportedly 50 percent off.

Where/When: Soiffer Haskin, 317 W. 33rd St. (bet 8th & 9th Ave). March 23 to March 27th. Wed-Sat (9-6p), Sun (1-5p). Check out our coverage from last season’s sale.