Model walking down runway

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It’s definitely sample sale season… we continue to get notices in our inbox. One of which is about the upcoming Thakoon sample sale which kicks off to the public next Tuesday. This sale has traditionally been worthwhile. In the past, we’ve seen deals on actual samples from $50-$200 (including a sample leather hoodie for just $200!). For this season’s sale, we’re told that there will be a mix of samples & stock with prices mostly from $100 – $500. Click here to see our review from the last sale. Where/When:  225 Varick, Suite 300, NY, NY; Nov 12-15; Tues-Fri (8:30am-6:30pm). NOTE: ID Required for building entry.

Going back to this week, on Thursday The Staff USA sample sale offers deals on men’s and women’s clothing, accessories, and shoes from DSquared2, Maison Martin Margiela, MM6, and Viktor & Rolf. The sale will include samples and limited stock. Here’s our review of the showroom’s last sale. Expect further reductions on sale items towards the end of the sale. Our suggestion for better deals – wait until Friday or Saturday. Where/When: Staff USA Showroom, 220 W. 19th Street (b/w 7th & 8th Aves), 10th Floor, NY, NY; Nov 7-9; Thurs (2pm-7pm), Fri (10am-7pm), Sat (Noon-5pm).

Also on Thursday, shoppers will get up to 70% off women’s ready-to-wear, shoes, and accessories, as well as a smaller selection of menswear at the 3.1 Phillip Lim sample sale. Click here to see our review of the label’s last sale. Where/When: 304 Hudson Street (on the corner of Spring St), Ground Floor. Nov 7-8 Daily (10am-7pm).

Click here to see our NYC sales listing page… If you hear about a sale that’s NOT listed, make sure to let us know in comments.