Your weekly sample sales and shopping events update
Wed Feb 24 2010
chloe & reese silk blouse, $70 (was $275)
Chloe & Reese
Stock up on glamorous winter separates (up to 80 percent off!). Luxe wool coats are sliced from $600 to $175, polished silk blouses are trimmed down from $275 to $70, and flirty party dresses are whittled from $495 to $170. 209 W 38th St, suite 1207, between Seventh and Eighth Aves (888-317-1695, chloeandreese.com). Wed 24 11am--7pm.
Wistful beach bums can prep for summer at this swimwear extravaganza. Hop on the one-piece trend with fruit-printed maillots, hacked from $405 to $100, or jazz up a black bikini top with patchwork print bottoms, sliced from $175 to $50. Channel the 1950s with girlie bow-tie bikini tops chopped from $175 to $50. 263 W 38th St between Seventh and Eighth Aves, 16th floor (212-354-4200, maliamills.com). Wed 24, Thu 25 10am--6pm.
Need a second opinion on your outfit? Get help from other users through this online fashion community, which allows members to post photos of themselves and get wardrobe advice. Expert stylist Elliot Staples of the Limited is acting as a guest commenter this Friday afternoon, and will be on hand to provide opinions to all users who post during a 3-hour block. Within this time, Staples will be choosing one lucky gal as his most fashionable member. The winner will receive a $100 gift certificate to the Limited, and a goody bag filled with snazzy accessories. Visit fashism.com on Fri 26 from 3--6pm. —compiled by Emily Roitman
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