NYC Style Savvy Sample Sales
by Kimberly Rae Miller
You’re not done shopping yet, are you?
You’ve worked hard, and been so selfless buying for friends and family. Why not treat yourself to some designer wear. Tis the season to go shopping, and it’s pretty hard to pass up such amazing sales!
Alexander Wang Sample Sale
Alexander Wang has an almost cult following among fashionistas. It’s easy to see why, not only are his clothes the epitome of style, but they’re also the most comfortable clothing you’ll find anywhere near a runway. Bags, shoes and clothes are on sale. Be forwarned this sale will be nuts, so sharpen your elbows. Oh, and bring cash, credit cards are only accepted for purchases over $200.
Where: 93 Mercer Street, NYC 10012
When: 12/16 -12/19, Thursday-Saturday 10am-7pm, Sunday 10pm-2pm
Calypso St. Barth Sample Sale
It may be freezing outside, but it’s always summer vacation at Calypso St. Barth. If you’re craving the loose and flowing skirts of summer, or a floppy straw hat, Calypso will bring a smile to your face and the 80% off sale will bring a smile to your wallet. It’s never too early to start stocking up for summer.
Where: 260 Fifth Avenue, NYC 10016
When: Through 12/17, Wednesday & Thursday 10am-6:30pm, Friday 10am-2pm
Eugenia Kim Sample Sale
You need a hat. A good chapeau isn’t just for warmth anymore, it’s a must have accessory and Eugenia Kim is one of the brightest new stars in the hat design world. Grab one a cap that will make everyone jealous at her sample sale for up to 75% off.
Where: 347 West 36th Street #501, NYC 10018
When: Through 12/18, Wednesday-Friday 10am-7pm, Saturday Noon-6pm