You might imagine it takes a certain type of girl to spend her morning queuing up in some of the oddest or sketchiest parts of the city–all for a few bucks knocked off last season’s items. But the long-heralded sample sale isn’t what it used to be. Sure, you might still see a few crazies […]
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Dear Budget Fashionista, I am just starting to frequent sample sales, however the merchandise at many of the sample sales are not of high quality. What is the definition of a sample sales? How do they differ from sale events at stores like Barneys or Bendel? How does one know that they will be admitted […]
Thrifting, much like shaving, war or manliness, is a delicate art form, and we’ve got it down to an imprecise science. Sure, we’ve written about thrifting extensively before, but a seasoned thrifter knows to constantly update her tactical manual; being in the thrifting trenches is a learning process. We’re constantly modifying and evolving our thrift […]
Who hasn’t lusted over David Yurman, especially his amazing jewelry collections? Alas, as droolworthy as David Yurman’s stuff is, price wise, let’s be honest. It ain’t for the faint of heart. That’s why we’re so on the scene when there is a sample sale, and ladies, there’s a sample sale! Unfortunately, it’s only on in […]
With Spring around the corner, and Summer on it’s heels, dare we mention swimsuit season? We’ve found it’s best to ease into the poolside months, and shopping for swimwear and toning up are no different. Rue La La has your initial summer inspiration waiting for you at the Calvin Klein Swimwear sample sale, beginning Friday. […]
Shopping in NYC? I’ve scoured our sample sale database to put together this handy monthly guide to NYC sample sales and shopping events. Below is a guide of some of the top sample sale and sale events in the NYC area culled from our sales database. These dates aren’t “firm”, designers often change the dates […]
The Deal: Up to 70% Off on Strapless Rompers at Shopbop.com The Lowdown: Embrace comfort and style with stylish rompers this summer. Rompers can be a bit of challenge to wear, so keep it simple. Choose a version of this summer outfit in cotton and a basic color to get the most wear. Here’s our […]