Cheap New York: Sample sales and shopping events this week
Looking for a bargain on stylish wares? Discover cheap New York City deals at some of our favorite shops.
Fri Feb 28 2014
Monika Chiang crossover ankle-strap pumps, $65 (were $345)
Monika Chiang leather track pants, $80 (were $995)
Surface to Air women’s double-breasted trench coat, $190 (was $690)
Artek modern sofa, $350 (was $4,765)
Artek stackable stool, $50 (was $310)
Roberta Roller Rabbit printed quilt, $75 (was $175–$250)
Julie VanSuch digitally printed silk scarf, $98 at Daddy’s Handmade Treasures #2 pop-up
Glitterlimes real-fruit necklace, $28 at Daddy’s Handmade Treasures #2 pop-up
Spectre & Co. men’s gingham button-down, $45 at ID Pop Shop
Abby May Jewelry bronze cuff, $135 at ID Pop Shop
Flavor Paper screenprinted linen pillow, $100 (was $160)
Flavor Paper graphic ultrasuede pillow, $100 (was $160)
Issa London cashmere-and-silk dress, $309 (was $595) at Showroom Seven
Erickson Beamon statement necklace, $450 (was $978) at Showroom Seven
BB Dakota fur-trimmed coat, $89 (was $149) at Shishi
Fashion-forward penny-pinchers, rejoice! Each week, our Shopping & Style team sifts through a gaggle of cheap New York sales to bring you the very best of the bunch. So whether you’re into vintage, high-end, seasonal or limited-run threads, make sure you check into this page often.
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Chic garb for both sexes: Surface to Air
This French brand is offering duds up to 80 percent off retail. Ladies should look for double-breasted trench coats pared from $690 to $190, while guys can scoop up leather bomber jackets for $220 (normally $760). 225 Fifth Ave between 26th and 27th Sts (212-725-5400, surfacetoair.com). Tue 11–Mar 15 10am–7pm, Mar 16 10am–1pm.
Sleek apartment styles: Artek
Floor samples and overstock housewares are up to 90 percent off at this design showroom. Modern sofas are cut from $4,765 to $350, and stackable stools are $50 (instead of $310–$395). 199 Lafayette St at Kenmare St, suite 5D (212-219-0589, artekstore.com). Thu 6 1–7pm, Fri 7 10am–7pm, Sat 8 11am–5pm, Sun 9 noon–4pm.
Deals on boho looks: Roberta Freymann and Roberta Roller Rabbit
Apparel, accessories and home goods are up to 80 percent off retail. Men’s button-down shirts are reduced from $85 to $20, and printed quilts are $75 (usually $175–$250). 260 Fifth Ave between 28th and 29th Sts (212-725-5400, robertarollerrabbit.com). Thu 6, Fri 7 11am–6pm; Sat 8 11am–3pm.
Best artist finds: Daddy’s Handmade Treasures #2 pop-up
Check out goods from local artists at this one-day market. Browse Glitterlimes real-fruit necklaces ($28–$35) and Julie VanSuch digitally printed silk scarves ($98). 435 Graham Ave at Frost St, Williamsburg, Brooklyn (718-609-6388). Sat 8 1–6pm.
Indie brands worth supporting: ID Pop Shop
Drop by this weeklong event at Chelsea Market for a wide selection of fashions from emerging designers. We’re excited to buy Spectre & Co. men’s gingham button-downs ($45), Abby May Jewelry bronze cuffs ($135) and Naturevsfuture women’s asymmetrical coats ($498). 75 Ninth Ave between 15th and 16th Sts (646-732-6877, facebook.com/IDPopShop). Daily 10:30am–7:30pm. Mon 10–Mar 16.
One-of-a-kind decor: Flavor Paper
Unique pillows from this custom-wallpaper company are priced $100 (regularly $120–$200) inside borough-focused shop By Brooklyn. Look for one-off styles in screenprinted linen and graphic ultrasuede. 261 Smith St between DeGraw and Douglass Sts, Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn (718-643-0606, bybrooklyn.com). Sat 8 noon–5pm.
Big-name brands for less: Showroom Seven
Score high-end clothing and accessories discounted up to 90 percent off. Nab Issa London cashmere-and-silk dresses tagged $309 (instead of $595) and Erickson Beamon statement necklaces dipped from $978 to $450. 263 Eleventh Ave at 27th St, third floor (212-643-4810, showroomseven.com). Mon–Fri 10am–7pm, Sat 11am–6pm. Thu 6–Mar 28.
On-trend apparel: Shishi
This Upper West Side shop is offering select ladies’ looks for 20 to 50 percent off. Costa Blanca faux-leather tops are clipped from $75 to $56 and BB Dakota fur-trimmed coats are $89 (once $149). 2488 Broadway between 92nd and 93rd Sts (646-692-4510, shishiboutique.com). Mon–Sat 11am–8pm, Sun 11am–7pm. Thu 6–Mar 15.
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