Who: eM Productions Sample Sale
What: Discounted merch from Grai, Grey Ant, IRO, Seneca Rising, Something Else, Spring & Clifton, Veda, and more—now up to 90% off. Cash only.
When: Thursday, December 10, and Friday December 11, from 11 to 7 p.m.
Where: 1 Bond Street, #5C, (b/n Broadway and Lafayette St) 212-228-2428.
Who: Opening Ceremony Sample Sale
What: Up to 80% off their designer offerings, including Proenza Schouler, Erin Wasson x RVCA, Alexander Wang, Acne, Vena Cava, and their private label.
When: December 11-13, 2009. Fri 11am-8pm, Sat 11am-8pm, Sun noon-7pm
Where: 201 Mulberry Street, (b/n Spring and Kenmare streets); no phone.
Who: Ports 1961 sample sale
What: Up to 85% off. Coats are $75, jackets are $40, tops are $20, and shoes are $75.
When: December 11, 2009. Fri 11am-7pm
Where: 601 West 26th St, suite #875 (nr 11th Ave)
Who: Lutz & Patmos
What: Cashmere, wool, silk, and alpaca sweaters and accessories for women are $150 and less. The cashmere Cocoon cardigan is $125 (was $495), the double-knit coat is $150 (was $650), and cashmere scarves are $50 (was $195).
When: December 10-11, 2009. Thurs-Fri 11am-7pm
Where: 425 West 13th St, Suite #401 ., nr. 9th Ave., (212-463-9110)
Who: Proenza Schouler
What: Current and past-season dresses for $100 to $1450 (reduced from $345 to $5,800)
When: Decemeber 8-11, 2009. Thurs-Fri 8:30am—6:30pm.
Where: 495 Broadway at Broome St (no phone)
Who: Mara Hoffman
What: Up to 80% off print dresses and tops
When: December 10-12, 2009. Thurs—Fri 10am—7pm, Sat 11am—6pm.
Where: 120 West 28th St b/n Sixth and Seventh Aves, 4th floor (no phone)
What: 50 to 70% off candy-colored rubber shoes, including collaborations with Vivienne Westwood, Karim Rashid and Alexandre Herchcovitch.
When: December 9-12, 2009. Thurs-Sat, noon-8pm
Where: 520 West 27th St b/n 10th and 11th Aves, suite 601 (646-478-8967)
What: Up to 75% off retail prices on dresses, tops, jackets and more.
When: Through tomorrow, December 10, 2009. Thurs 9:30am-6pm
Where: 265 West 37th St b/n 7th and 8th Aves, 5th floor (212-391-9400)
Who: Anna Sui
What: 70% to 80% off sportswear retail with samples starting at $15
When: Now through December 11, 2009. Thurs-Fri 8am-9:30am, 11:30am-2:30pm, and 4:30pm-7pm
Where: 250 West 39th St b/n 7th and 8th Aves, 18th floor (no phone)
Who: Rag & Bone
What: Dresses for $170 and under, t-shirts for $40 and under, denim for $80 and under, and many more markdowns.
When: December 10-13, 2009. Thurs-Sat noon-8pm, Sun noon-6pm
Where: Men's sale: 100 Christopher St between Bleecker and Bedford Sts (212-727-2999). Women's sale: 104 Christopher St between Bleecker and Bedford Sts (212-727-2990 ).
Who: Prairie NY
What: Up to 75% off retail including dresses for $60, tops for $40, and skirts for $40. Plus receive an extra 10% off if you wear your favorite piece from Prairie NY. Cash only.
When: Now through December 11, 2009. Thurs, Fri 11am—7pm.
Where: 306 West 38th St b/n Eighth and Ninth Aves, 2nd floor (212-967-8166)
Who: Echo Design
What: Discounts on scarves, gloves, handbags, and accessories
When: December 9-12, 2009. Wed noon-8pm, Thurs-Fri 7:30am-8pm, Sat 9am-4pm.
Where: Metropolitan Pavilion, 123 West 18th St, 4th floor. 212.686.8771
Who: James Jeans
Deal: Denim for between $15 and $90
When: Now through December 11, 2009. Thurs 9:30am—7:30pm, Fri 9:30am—2pm.
Where: 500 Greenwich St b/n Spring and Canal Sts, Suite#202 (212-221-4603)
Who: Diane von Furstenberg
What: Up to 75% off tops, sweaters, and of course DVF's signature printed dresses
When: Now through December 11, 2009.Thurs 10am—7pm, Fri 9am—3pm.
Where: 260 Fifth Ave b/n 28th and 29th Sts (no phone)