Who: The Shiny Squirrel Pop Up at Ace Hotel
What: Grab jewelry, accessories, and clothing from designers like Laura Lombardi, We Are Here, Species by the Thousands, and Reid.Damnit
When: February 23, 2011. Wed 6pm-9pm
Where: 20 West 29th St (b/n 5th Ave & Broadway) Suite 811. 201-888-4653.
Who: Gabriella New York
What: Up to 70% off wedding gowns and accessories from Marchesa, Angel Sanchez, Matthew Christopher, Douglas Hannant, Amy Kuschel, Sassi Holford, and more.
When: February 25, 2011. Fri noon-7pm
Where: 400 West 14th St (at 9th Ave) Suite 2a. 212-206-1915.
Who: United Nude Sample Sale
What: Up to 60% off on architectural, comfortable, and timeless styles from the fall and winter lines.
When: February 21-28, 2011. Mon-Fri 11am-8pm, Sat 11am-7pm, Sun noon-6pm
Where: 25 Bond St (at Lafayette St) 212-420-6000
Who: Morgenthal Frederics
What: Up to 50% off handcrafted shades. 20% off on lenses. Cat-eye sunnies for $150, titanium aviators for $398, and round tortoiseshell for $375.
When: Now through February 27, 2011. Mon-Fri 10am-7pm, Sat 11am-7pm. Sun noon-6pm
Where: 399 West Broadway (at Spring St) 212-966-0099
Who: Jumelle Sample Sale
What: Up to 75% off current and past season merch from Alexander Wang, Isabel Marant, Rachel Comey, Mayle, Dieppa Restrepo, A Detacher, and Bodkin—as well as special pieces from the owners' personal closets!
When: February 17-21, 2011. Thurs-Mon noon-7:30pm
Where: 148 Bedford Avenue (b/n North 8th & North 9th St), Williamsburg, Brooklyn. 718-388-9525
Who: Barney's New York Warehouse Sale
What: 50-75% off designer clothing, shoes + accessories for men, women + children as well as gifts for the home
When: February 17 - March 6, 2011. Thursday February 17th - Friday February 18th @ 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM; Weekends @ 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM; Weekdays @ 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Where: 255 W 17th St (b/n 7th & 8th Ave)
2/25 Update: A few more downtown sales!
Who: Project No. 8 Sample Sale
What: Deep cuts on Stephan Schneider skirts ($94) and coats ($238), Christian Wijnants robes ($439), Maison Martin Margiela skinny jeans ($94), and more.
When: February 25-26, 2011. Fri-Sat noon-7pm
Where: Project No. 8 Women’s -138 Division St (b/n Orchard & Ludlow Sts) 212-925-4271. Project No. 8 Men’s - 38 Orchard St (at Hester St. (212-925-5599).
Who: A Détacher sample sale
What: Discounts designer Mona Kowalska's dresses, knits, blouses, and more
When: February 26-27, 2011. Sat 11am-8pm, Sun noon-7pm
Where: 262 Mott Street (b/n Houston and Prince St) 212-625-3380.
Who: Gargyle Sample Sale
What: Markdowns up to up to 90% off merch for both him and her—including Maison Martin Margiela, VPL, Adam Kimmel, Rachel Comey, United Bamboo, and more
When: February 25-26, 2011. Fri-Sat 11am-7pm
Where: Sample Sale, 16A Orchard Str(b/n Canal and Hester St) 917-470-9367.