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.
Wed Mar 12 2014
Monza 4 Wheel carry-on trolley, $99 (was $420)
Daniela Zagnolli leather-and-gemstone cuff, $144 (was $169)
Contemporary flat weave style rug, $600 (was $1,500)
Only Hearts tulle chemsies, $40 (originally $81)
Hand-painted vases, $90 (originally $300)
Property upholstered swivel chairs, $3,950 (was $7,250)
Sephora + Pantone Universe ombre lipgloss trio, $24
Body chain made from broken baubles, $60 (was $250)
Monza 4 Wheel carry-on trolley, $99 (was $420)
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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Exclusives on handcrafted gifts: A.P.C. West 4th Quilts
For two weeks only, an exclusive exhibition of patchwork accessories—all handcrafted from fabrics used in previous apparel collections—is available from this trendy French brand at its West Village outpost. Check out iPhone cases ($40), zippered vanity bags ($40) and kitten-shaped cushions ($75). 267 W 4th St at Perry St (212-755-2523, apc.fr). Mon–Sat 11am–7pm, Sun noon–6pm. Thu 13–Mar 25.
Perfectly priced lingerie: Only Hearts
This beloved NYC intimates brand is offering select undergarments and ready-to-wear items at 50 to 80 percent off. All-over lace hipster panties are reduced from $33 to $12, and tulle chemises are $40 (formerly $81). 230 Mott St between Prince and Spring Sts (212-431-3694, onlyhearts.com). Mon–Sat 11:30am–7:30pm, Sun 11:30am–6:30pm. Fri 14–Mar 30.
Discounted glassworks: Orrefors Kosta Boda
Pick up glassware and home goods at 70 percent off retail. Hand-painted vases are pared from $300 to $90, and crystal tumblers are marked $10 (instead of $35). 200 Lexington Ave between 32nd and 33rd Sts, suite 602 (212-684-5455, kostaboda.us). Mon–Fri 10am–5pm. Thu 13–Mar 21.
Gratis beauty consultations: Sephora + Pantone Universe
Explore Pantone’s color of the year, Radiant Orchid—a charming blend of purple, fuchsia and pink—with free makeovers and tutorials using the trendy shade. Receive a complimentary makeup pouch with any color session and $25 purchase. Get there by picking up Sephora + Pantone Universe blush-and-luminizer compacts ($26), ombré lipgloss trios ($24) or water-resistant liquid eyeliners ($17) in the hue. Locations throughout the city; visit sephora.com. Fri 14–Sun 16 noon–6pm.
One-of-a-kind treasures: The Vintage Twin pop-up
Mention TONY for 10 percent off when you shop this e-tailer’s spring collection of reworked men’s and women’s clothing and accessories before it hits the website. A portion of each purchase is donated to the charity of your choice: RSD Fund, CCFA and Active Minds. Support a cause by selecting a body chain made from broken baubles ($60–$250) or men’s short-sleeve button-downs ($20–$30). 45 E 34th St between Madison and Park Aves, third floor (thevintagetwin.com). Mon 17 4–10pm, Tue 18 10am–10pm.
Deals on travel styles: Bric’s
Prepare for spring break with up to 80 percent off bags and luggage. Look for carry-on trolleys nicked from $490 to $99 and crocodile embossed totes trimmed from $365 to $99. 260 Fifth Ave between 28th and 29th Sts (212-725-5400, bricsstore.com). Thu 13–Sat 15 10am–7pm, Sun 16 10am–4pm.
Ladies’ looks for less: ModaListas Boutique pop-up
Fashion-forward womenswear is available at this temporary shop inside the Roger Smith Hotel. Mention TONY to receive 15 percent off all items, including the brand’s faux-snakeskin frocks priced $83 (from $98) and Daniela Zagnolli leather-and-gemstone cuffs for $144 ($169 retail). 501 Lexington Ave between 47th and 48th Sts (347-321-6800, modalistas.com). Mon–Sat 10am–8pm, Sun 11am–7pm. Thu 13–Mar 30.
Worldly woven goods: Nemati Collection
After 50 years of business, this shop is closing its doors and offering 60 percent off antique rugs and tapestries. Score a ’50s Turkish wool rug tagged $750 (originally $1,900) or a contemporary flat weave style knocked down from $1,500 to $600. 212 E 57th St at Third Ave (212-486-6900, nematicollection.com). Mon–Fri 10am–7pm; Sat, Sun noon–5pm. Thu 13–May 15.
Outfitting your home: Property
Floor samples are up to 60 percent off, and new furniture orders are 20 percent off. Browse upholstered swivel chairs whittled from $7,250 to $3,950 per pair and copper suspension lights marked $390 (once $700). 14 Wooster St between Canal and Grand Sts (917-237-0123, propertyfurniture.com). Mon–Fri 10am–6pm, Sat noon–6pm. Fri 14–Mar 27.
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