There is a plethora of sample sales this week! I don't even know where to start from 3.1 Phillip Lim to Marissa Webb to Dolce & Gabbana to Rachel Zoe to Christian Louboutin to Samantha Pleet! There are enough sales to keep busy. I haven't figured out my sales strategy yet but I'll be sure to share if I drop by any sales. As always let us know if you stop by anything worthwhile.
Who: Barbara Bui Sample Sale
What: Up to 90% off on RTW, shoes and accesories from the previous collections.
When: November 4-6, 2013. Mon-Wed 11am-6pm
Where: 115-117 Wooster Street (b/n Prince & Spring St), Lower Level, 212.625.1938
Who: Dolce & Gabbana Sample Sale
What: RTW, shoes, handbags, intimates and kids clothing.
When: November 4-7, 2013. Mon 10am-10pm, Tues-Wed 9am-6pm, Thurs 9am-7pm
Where: The Metropolitan Pavilion, 123 West 18th Street (b/n 6th & 7th Ave) 4th Floor
Who: Multi-Designer Coat Sample Sale
What: 65%-90% off retail on outerwear/coats for Men and Women from designers like BCBG, Miss Sixty and more. Leather, down, wool and faux fur available.
When: November 4-10, 2013. Mon-Fri 9am-7pm, Sat-Sun 10am-6pn
Where: 132C West 36th Street (b/n Broadway & 7th Avenue), Ground Floor. 212.594.6452
Who: Jamari Int'l Ltd. Sample Sale
What: Up to 80% off on C=children’s sportswear and ready-to-wear from several European brands and designers. There will be a diverse assortment of Spring/Summer samples as well as upcoming Fall/Winter stock from several designers. All sizes from layette to adult available. No strollers or children please.
When: November 4-15, 2013. Mon-Fri 9am-4pm. Closed Weekends.
Where: 525 Seventh Avenue (at 38 Street) Suite 906, 212.695.1733
Who: Chilewich Sample Sale
What: Snag home accesories from the award winning NYC textile designer's placemats, napkins, runners, floor mats and handbags.
When: November 5-7, 2013. Tues 12-7pm, Wed 11am-7pm, Thurs 11am-6pm
Where: Clothingline, 261 West 36th Street (b/n 7t & 8th Ave) 2nd Floor
Who: Giuliana Teso Sample Sale
What: Up to 70% off on Italian fur coats and jackets. Cash and credit cards accepted. All sales final. No strollers allowed in the sale.
When: November 5-7, 2013. Tues-Thurs 10am-6pm
Where: Shelly & Renee Productions, 224 West 30th Street (b/n 7th & 8th Ave) Suite 808, 212.920.1211
Who: Be & D Sample Sale
What: Up to 75% off on handbags, shoes, wallets and belts. Sample size shoes and stock.
When: November 5-8, 2013. Tues-Fri 9am-7pm
Where: 260 West 36 Street (b/n 7th & 8th Ave), 8th Floor
Who: C. Wonder
What: At the brand's first-ever sample sale save up to 75% off on apparel, shoes, handbags, jewelry and home.
When Nov 5-8, 2013. Tues-Fri 10am-7pm, Sat 10am-4pm
Where: 260 Fifth Ave (b/n 28th & 29th St)
Who: Christian Louboutin Sample Sale
What: Private sample sale at their corporate office that is invitation only. If you have any friends in the corporate office or PR firm, this is the time to pull some strings.
When: November 5-8, 2011. Tues-Fri 10am-5pm
Where: 306 West 38 Street (b/n 8th & 9th Ave) 212.279.7365
Who: Gant Sample Sale
What: Up to 80% off on preppy men's and women's RTW & accessories by Gant, Gant Rugger and Gant by Michael Bastian.
When: November 5-10, 2013. Tues-Sat 10am-7pm Sun 10am-1pm
Where: 260 Sample Sales, 225 Fifth Avenue (b/n 26th & 27th Streets) 212.725.5400
Who: Vivienne Tam Sample Sale
What: Up to 75% off on samples and stock. Floral jacquard dresses $220 (retail $870). Fire lace tunic $180 (retail $675). Skinny dress pants $90 (retail $405).
When: November 6-8, 2013. Wed 9am-8pm, Thurs 10am-7pm, Fri 10am-6pm
Where: 260 West 39 Street (b/n 7-8 Avenues) 11th Floor
Who: Walter Steiger Sample Sale
What: Snag past season shoes. Handbags starting for under $100. Sale by appointment only. Please RSVP by phone 917.338.6413 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org
When: November 6-8, 2013. Wed-Fri 10am-6pm
Where: 325 Fifth Avenue (at 32 Street), Suite 38A, 917.338.6413
Who: AEFFE Showroom Sample Sale
What: Snag up to 65% off on Alberta Ferretti, Philosophy, MoschWino, Cedric Charlier, Fuzzi, JPG Soleil, and Pollini Ready-to-wear, evening, outerwear, shoes, handbags and accessories. All sizes.
When: November 6-9, 2013. Wed-Fri 10am-6pm, Sat 11am-5pm
Where: 30 West 56th Street (b/n 5th & 6th Ave)1st Floor
Who: Jennifer Tyler Sample Sale
What: 30-60% off on luxe cashmere. shawls and accessories and fine gauge cashmere/silk Italian underpinnings. Cashmere double vests $225 (retail $495). Ballet wraps $145 (retail $295). Fine gauge cashmere crews $150 (retail $395). Long Cardigan coats $395 (retail $995). Cash and credit cards accepted.
When: November 6-10, 2013. Thurs-Sat 10am-7pm, Sun 12-6pn
Where: The Surrey Hotel, 20 East 76 Street (at Madison Avenue), 212.288.3700
Who: 3.1 Phillip Lim Sample Sale
What: Up to 70% off on Fall RTW, shoes and accessories from the contemporary designer.
When: November 7-8, 2013. Thurs-Fri 10am-7pm
Where: 304 Hudson Street(b/n Vandam & Spring Streets) 8th Floor
Who: Marissa Webb Sample Sale
What: The former head designer of J.Crew womenswear is holding her first sample sale under her much buzzed about namesake label. The sample sale will feature pieces from the designer's debut Spring/Summer 2013 collection, including a range of chic, effortless separates such as sophisticated silk blouses, leather jackets, feminine dresses, and easy to wear moto pants. Dot-print silk blouses $175 (retail $495). Stretch moto pants $125 (retail $398). Leather jackets $478 (retail $1,595).
When: November 7-9, 2013. Thurs-Sat 12-9pm
Where: 60-62 East 11 Street (b/n Broadway & University Place), 6th Floor
Who: Staff USA Showroom Sale
What: Snag RTW, accessories and shoes from DSquared2, Maison Martin Margiela (Featured Photo) , MM6, and Viktor & Rolf. Mostly samples with limited stock.
When: November 7-9, 2013. Thurs 2pm-7pm, Fri 10am-7pm, Sat 12-5pm
Where: 220 West 19 Street (b/n 7th & 8th Ave), 10th Floor
Who: Ladakh Australia Sample Sale
What: Snag clothes from this contemporary collection from $10 to $30.
When: November 7-8, 2013. Thurs-Fri 10am-6pm
Where: 580 Broadway (b/n Prince & Houston) Suite 705
Who: Aloha Rag Sample Sale
What: Snag 80% off on samples and stock from 3.1 Phillip Lim, Carven, Celine, Thomas Wylde and more
When: November 7-10, 2013. Thurs-Sun noon-6pm
Where: 545 Greenwich Street (b/n Vandam & Charlton St), Suite 2A, 212.925.0882
Who: Peregrine Showroom Sample Sale
What: 50-70% off on all/Winter coats, jackets, shirts, pants, ties, scarves, gloves, and hats. Some womenswear and unisex leather and canvas bags. Designers include Wolf Vs. Goat, Oliver Spencer (Featured Photo), Gilded Age, Chimala, 8.15 August Fifteenth, Il Bussetto, Sandqvist, Whillas & Gunn and more.
When: November 7-10, 2013. Thurs-Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 11am-5pm
Where: 89 Fifth Avenue (b/n 16th & 17th St) Suite 902, 212.229.2446
Who: Rachel Zoe Sample Sale
What: Up to 70% off retail on Fall RTW samples and stock.
When: November 7-10, 2013. Thurs-Sat 10am-7pm, Sun 10:30am-5:30pm
Where: Prive Sales, Chelsea Market, 75 Ninth Avenue(b/n 15th & 16th St)
Who: Gilt City Warehouse Sale
What: Up to 90% off on shoes, jewelry, suits, jackets, denim, tops and outerwear for men, women and children from hundreds of top brands. Emerging designers to the most venerable fashion houses will all be featured. For the home, bedding, kitchen and bath accessories, decorative pieces and much more. Tickets (10 and $20) available online at GiltCity.com.
When: November 9-10, 2013. Sat 9am-9pm, Sun 9am-1pm
Where: The Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 West 18 Street (b/n 6th & 7th Ave)
Who: Samantha Pleet Sample Sale
What: Snag samples and stock from the Fall 2013 collection and one-of-a-kind coats and capes. Shoes from the Wolverine 1000 Mile line.
When: November 9-10, 2013. Sat-Sun 12-7pm
Where: Horizons Vintage, 381 Metropolitan Avenue (at Havemayer Street), Williamsburg, Brooklyn. 718.647.4981