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.
Tue Apr 22 2014
Deux Lux straw satchel, $45 (was $165)
Deux Lux zip-closure wristlet, $15 (was $65)
Vivienne Tam triangle-printed dress, $150 (was $595)
Vivienne Tam silk colorblock dress, $150 (was $550)
Zadig & Voltaire women’s ankle-strap sandals, $140 (were $325)
Zadig & Voltaire men’s military parka, $190 (was $415)
OTTE New York silk polka-dot shorts, $166 (were $236)
OTTE New York strapless jumpsuit, $265 (was $378)
Joe Fresh bright-colored jeans, $20 (were $29)
Joe Fresh boyfriend jeans, $34 (were $49)
Christopher Fischer woven cashmere blanket, $499 (was $950)
Christopher Fischer printed pillow, $119 (was $395)
By Malene Birger tweed bomber jacket, $180 (was $595), at Fashionhaus
A.P.C. women’s alpaca sweater, $55 (was $265)
A.P.C. men’s camo blazer, $110 (was $340)
Deux Lux straw satchel, $45 (was $165)
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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Ethically produced carryalls: Deux Lux
Handbags and wallets are up to 70 percent off. Each style is produced using animal-friendly materials, including straw satchels priced $45 (originally $165) and zip-closure wristlets for $15 (from $65). Unless you plan to splurge, bring cash for purchases under $100. 37 W 20th St between Fifth and Sixth Aves, suite 1204 (deuxlux.com). Fri 25 11am–7pm.
Price drops on womenswear: Vivienne Tam
Geometric designs are marked up to 75 percent off retail. Look for triangle-printed dresses reduced from $595 to $150 and silk colorblock frocks lowered from $550 to $150. 260 W 39th St between Seventh and Eighth Aves, 11th floor (212-840-6470, ext 827; viviennetam.com). Wed 30 9am–8pm, May 1 10am–7pm, May 2 10am–6pm.
Half-price hair services: Ryan Darius Salon
First-time customers can visit this quaint West Village salon for 50 percent off select services. Take advantage of single-process color for $50 (typically $100), or get a blowout using Oribe products for $37 (was $75). 82 W 12th St at Sixth Ave (212-255-3579, ryandarius.com). Tue–Sat 10am–7pm. Through June 30.
Casual chic looks: Zadig & Voltaire
This French brand is offering up to 80 percent off clothing and accessories. Browse women’s ankle-strap sandals knocked down from $325 to $140 and men’s military parkas for $190 (were $415). 260 Fifth Ave between 28th and 29th Sts (260samplesale.com). Tue 29 9am–8pm, Wed 30–May 2 10am–8pm, May 3 10am–7pm.
Noteworthy opening: OTTE pop-up
This boutique mini chain is celebrating 15 years in business with a temporary shop on Bedford Avenue. Expect indie brands such as Vanessa Bruno and Sea, as well as pieces from the store’s signature label OTTE New York, including silk polka-dot shorts tagged $166 (formerly $236) and strapless jumpsuits for $265 (once $378). 193 Bedford Ave between North 6th and 7th Sts, Williamsburg, Brooklyn (347-967-7554,otteny.com). Mon–Sat noon–8pm, Sun noon–7pm. Through Aug 15.
Wear-all-day jeans: Joe Fresh
Shop for denim marked 30 percent off. Bright-colored bottoms are $20 (regularly $29), and boyfriend styles are marked $34 (were $49). 510 Fifth Ave at 43rd St (212-764-1730, joefresh.com). Thu 24–Sat 26, Mon 28–May 1 10am–8pm; Sun 27 11am–7pm.
Markdowns on home goods: Christopher Fischer
Score furniture, decorative cushions and throws discounted up to 60 percent off. Woven cashmere blankets are cut from $950 to $499, and printed pillows are nicked from $395 to $119. 80 Wooster St between Broome and Spring Sts (212-965-9009, christopherfischer.com). Daily 10am–6pm. Thu 24–Wed 30.
Best for a night out: Jay Godfrey
Ladies can update their wardrobes with up to 70 percent off curve-hugging items from this local designer. Stretch crepe-and-mesh dresses are dipped from $295 to $148, and open-back sequin tops are listed at $99 (instead of $248). 333 W 39th St between Eighth and Ninth Aves, suite 402 (212-629-6000, ext 109; jaygodfrey.com). Thu 24, Fri 25 10am–6pm; Sat 26 11am–4pm.
Multi designer deals: Fashionhaus
Take up to 80 percent off retail prices from this trendy showroom. By Malene Birger tweed bomber jackets are trimmed from $595 to $180, and Harvey Faircloth floral-print pants are $130 (retail $395). 58 W 40th St between Fifth and Sixth Aves, ninth floor (212-575-1500, fashionhaus.com). Tue 29, Wed 30, May 2 9am–6pm; May 1 9am–7pm.
Favorites from France: A.P.C.
Overstock apparel is up to 80 percent off retail. Women will love alpaca sweaters pared from $265 to $55, and guys should pick up camo blazers for $110 (normally $340). 51 Bergen St between Boerum Pl and Smith St, Boerum Hill, Brooklyn (apc.fr). Fri 25, Sat 26 10am–8pm; Sun 27 noon–6pm.
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yes,--List the important info: sale location, ,dates,prices, and TIMES. give the Start AND end time of the sale. this is so easy to do.,.why complicate it.?
Agreed. Terrible format. Why is it so hard to find NYC sample sales now that NY Mag stopped publishing theirs? Bummer!
You changed the format of the sample sales page. Now it's a mess. Keep it simple, dum dums. Only sample sales on the sample sale page, with dates, times and location, all on one page.
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