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. So skip the department stores and check in with this page often. Your closet will thank you for it.
Sample sales in NYC
Both ladies and gents should hop over to both locations of this chic British brand for discounted summer threads. Gals will love floral Malbeck sneakers ($91, once $130) and Annrr swimsuits ($87, were $125). Dudes can grab Linbo bomber jackets for $165 (formerly $275) and Roxtee shirts, cut from $75 to $45.Read more
Chains are popping up left and right in Williamsburg, but this boutique still gives the hipster hub some edge. The shop’s end-of-season sale just started, so now’s the best time to scoop up standout items from NYC-based designers like YMC’s leather low-side trainers for dudes ($158, were $198) and Venessa Arizaga’s Highway statement necklaces ($158, normally $225).Read more
Check off your accessory needs in one shot—add-ons are clipped at 75 percent off. Ladies, grab an Isaac Mizrahi paisley floral scarf for $8 (was $40) and a WCM crossbody bag for $25 (originally $75), and gents should stock up on Kooba leather belts for $15 (were $116).Read more
Ready to brighten up your all-black New York uniform for summer? We get it; dark colors hide sweat stains. But don’t be timid to change up the spectrum, especially since you can snag discounted colorful garb at this Barcelona chain’s annual sale. With 65 percent off select merch, scoop up printed wares like men’s button-downs ($40, were $124) and women’s sleeveless chiffon dresses ($45, used to be $154).Read more