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 in NYC. But in this town there’s a sale going on every week—if not every day—and sometimes it’s tough to keep up. Fret not, shoppers. We’ll always keep you in the know, whether you’re into vintage clothing stores and thrift shops, seasonal attire that, say, follows the summer trends or high-end designer labels. So skip all the department stores in NYC and check in with this page often. Your closet will thank you for it.
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Sample sales in NYC
Nab up to 80 percent off beauty products from two all-star brands. In the past, Tocca’s scented candles were tagged $20 (usually $45), and perfumes were lowered from $68 to $45. And our crystal ball predicts you’ll find plenty of discounted lip glosses from cosmetic powerhouse Stila at this sale, so stock up while you have the chance!
Score 50 to 80 percent off this NYC designer’s fancy underthings, ready-to-wear threads and swimwear. Antonia bralettes are knocked down from $75 to $30, bikini tops and bottoms regularly priced from $100 to $200 are now $50 each, and one-piece bathing suits go for $100 (formerly $345).