Style and sample sales, fashion and fun.
BloggersNina Ruggiero Anne Bratskeir Joseph V. Amodio Barbara Schuler Ginny Dunleavy Sylvia King-Cohen
Free to join members-only shopping site Rue La La has been bringing us designer deals for five years now, and to celebrate they're taking the word sale to a whole new level.
Dreaming of a vintage Hermès Birkin bag or a Rolex watch? How about a luxurious weekend getaway to Canyon Ranch in the Berkshires or VIP seating for you and 15 friends at the Barclays Center?
All of that and hundreds...Read more »
If you’ve been lusting over that perfect pair of summer sandals but are feeling cash-strapped, Macy’s has got you covered.
For this Memorial Day weekend, they will be offering Rampage shoes for just $20 a pop.
You can opt for a pair of metallic silver flat sandals adorned with punky studs or select a gold sequined wedge sandal that is just asking to be worn on a summer's night out.
Other...Read more »
May 5-13 Stop by any fragrance counter at Saks Fifth Avenue in Huntington Station, May 5-13, and get an atomizer with your fragrance purchase of $100 or more (one per customer, while supplies last); 631-350-1261. On May 9, shop trunk shows, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., featuring the latest Prada handbags, 631-350-1256, and fine jewelry by Marco Bicego, 631-350-1260. May 8 Join celebrity...Read more »
The lines were nonexistent at the DKNY sample sale — a welcome surprise — Monday morning at 260 Fifth Ave. in Manhattan as shoppers perused the first discounted offerings.
The sale, on through Saturday, is a 15-minute walk from Penn Station and features a promising selection of spring and summer styles.
Among the steals for just $30: A knee-length, color-blocked pleated skirt, originally...Read more »
The Barneys Warehouse sale was once a biannual event of epic proportions. Flocks of fashionistas from all over the New York metro area would storm the Chelsea outpost in search of discounts on designer goods that could reach up to 75 percent.
In February, the sale entered the e-commerce frontier with a permanent website that offers discounts on luxurious labels, ranging from Alexander Wang...Read more »
March 7 and 8
Stop by Saks Fifth Avenue in Huntington March 7 for a free Wacoal or b.tempt'd bra fitting; for each fitting, Wacoal donates $2 to Susan G. Komen for the Cure breast cancer research and outreach programs; get a tote bag with your $80 Wacoal purchase (one per customer, while supplies last); appointment suggested; 631-350-1233). On March 8, shop the Ippolita jewelry trunk show,...Read more »
UJA FEDERATION OF NEW YORK hosts a multi-designer trunk show with women's, men's and children's clothing, accessories and more, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 130 E. 59th St., 7th floor, Manhattan. Admission is free; 20 percent of all sales to benefit UJA Federation of New York; ujafedny.org Feb. 5-6 RALPH LAUREN TRUNK SHOW, women's spring 2013 collection, at Americana Manhasset,...Read more »
The same story happens to all shoppers: you find a nice piece that's not within your budget, then hold off until the numbers drop.
To prevent shoppers from missing that patiently awaited discount, LightFish.net will send emails and alerts about when that particular piece goes on sale.
The social shopping website allows users to search for their favorite products from well-known...Read more »