What are the eight words that tug at our heartstrings and our wallets? "Price tags slashed up to 90 percent off!" If you’re a fashion-forward Gothamite, you already know about the most anticipated sample sales New York City has to offer. But there’s a sale going on every week—if not every day—in this town, and sometimes it’s tough to keep up. Fret not, shoppers; we’ll always keep you in the know, whether you’re into vintage stores and thrift shops, seasonal fashion trends or high-end designer labels, skip the department stores and check in with this page often. Your closet will thank you for it.
Sample sales in NYC
Dapper dudes won’t want to miss this European sportswear sale, where price tags are slashed up to 70 percent off. Find men’s cashmere-blend cardigans ($40, usually $425) and slim-fit stretch corduroys trimmed from $250 to $35. Just make sure you make a pit stop at the ATM before you go—it’s cash-only.Read more
You can find Khirma Eliazov’s high-end handbag line on the shelves at Saks and at her West Village flagship, but thanks to this sample sale, you don’t have to drop a month’s rent to nab one of her luxury clutches. Now’s the time to treat yourself to that yellow python purse in Saffiano leather ($300, were $795) you’ve been lusting over all year.Read more
Expect a line out the door for this sale, where you can score up to 75 percent off any pair of jeans you fancy. We hear there will be plenty of women’s skinny ankle leggings with ripped knees ($235, now $79) and men’s slim twill straight-leg styles ($188, going for $49) to go around, but you should still act fastRead more