The week in shopping
Battle the hipsters at Steven Alan's always-excellent sale; expect Geren Ford, Rag & Bone, The Lake and Stars, and more at prices of up to 75% off. 11/20-11/23; 8:30-8 Thurs. & Fri., noon-7 Sat., noon-5 Sun.; 87 Franklin St. (Church & Broadway).

Theory addicts, get ready: current fall merchandise is available in sizes 00-12. Know your size, get ready to check your coat and bag, and leave children under 12 at home. 11/19-11/25; 10-6:45, 10-5:45 Fri. & Mon, 10-4:45 Sat. & Sun.; 261 W. 36th St. (7th & 8th Aves.), 2nd fl.

Current- and past-season merch from Cheryl Shops fave Yigal Azrouël is 60%-80% off. 11/19-11/21; 9-7 Wed. & Thurs., 9-4 Fri.; 225 W. 39th St. (7th & 8th Aves.), 7th fl.

Spring 2009 and cruise shoes and clothing are under $100 (size 7 samples are a mere $19!) at the Hollywould sample sale. 11/19-11/20; 10-7; 12 W. 57th St. (5th & 6th Aves.), ste. 806.

Take 30% off the entire store at Auto's Friends & Family event. Shop in store, or use code FF2008 online. 11/20-11/21; 11-7; 803-805 Washington St. (Gansevoort & Horatio Sts.).

Find sizes 0-14 and prices of up to 80% off retail at the Ports 1961 by Tia Cibani sale. 11/19-11/20; 11-5 Wed., 10-5 Thurs.; 601 W. 26th St. (11th & 12th Aves.), ste. 875.

Find Karen Walker, Grey Ant, and other cool designers at LES fave TG-170, where for one week only, the entire store is 40% off. Through 11/23; noon-8; 170 Ludlow St. (Houston & Stanton Sts.).

Bohemian-chic accessories and tunics are 65% off at Bindya New York, plus get a free gift when you shell out $50. 11/19-11/21; 10:30-5:30; 49 W. 38th St. (5th & 6th Aves.), 9th fl.

Noir's ultra-glam costume jewelry is $20-$60 for rings and $5-$45 for bracelets. 11/19-11/21; 10-7; 350 W. 38th St. (8th & 9th Aves.).

Cardigan by Lynne Hiriak makes--you got it--cardigans, which are $88; non-cardigans are 50% off. 11/20-11/21; 11-7; 594 Broadway (Houston & Prince Sts.), ste. 305.

Bulgari jewelry, handbags, perfume and watches are up to 75% off. 11/22-11/25; 9-6:30; 317 W. 33rd St. (8th & 9th Aves.).

Filippa K's Swedish coats for men and women are $250-$300 at this cash-only sale. 11/19-11/20; 11-7; 33 W. 26th St. (Broadway & 6th Ave.), 5th fl.

Dresses are $140-$150, Skirts, are $100, and Jackets are $190 at Nanette Lepore's sample sale. Through 11/21; 9-7; 225 W. 35th St. (7th & 8th Aves.), 4th fl.

Delman boots are $219, pumps are $149, and other merch is 60%-70% off at their warehouse sale. 11/19-11/21; 10-7 Wed. & Thurs., 10-6 Fri.; 123 W. 18th St. (6th & 7th Aves.), 4th fl.

Italian-made Frette linens are 70% off (plus maybe more). Through 11/20; 10-6; 4 W. 58th St. (5th & 6th Aves.), 4th fl.

Because you shouldn't expect anything ordinary from Three as Four, denim pieces are $4.44-$44.44 and archive pieces are $77-$666. 11/20-11/24; noon-8; 77 Delancey St. (at Allen St.).

Candles, fragrance, and more are 45% off at Tocca. 11/19-11/21; 11-7; 542 W. 22nd St. (10th & 11th Aves.).

Gucci watches are a ridiculous 90% off; Bedat & Co. are 70% off. 11/20-11/21; 8-8; 125 W. 18th St. (6th & 7th Aves.).

Prairie New York's silky dresses and tops are up to 80% off at their cash-only sample sale. Through 11/21; 11-7; 250 W. 39th St. (7th & 8th Aves.), ste. 406.

Elizabeth Gillett's awesome knits--accessories, sweaters, dresses and more--are $20-$100. 11/19-11/21; 10-5:30; 242 W. 38th St. (7th & 8th Aves.), 9th fl.

Lambertson Truex handbags, shoes, and accessories are up to 80% off. Through 11/20; 9-6:30; 317 W. 33rd St. (8th & 9th Aves.).

You don't have to be able to pronounce Heikejarick to know their luxe alpaca and cashmere coats are on sale for 30% off wholesale. 11/19-11/26; 10-7 weekdays, 10-6 Sat. (closed Sun.); 262 W. 38th St. (7th & 8th Aves.), 5th fl.

Score Isabella Fiore wallets for $50-$100, clutches for $100, and bags for $150-$300 at her first-ever NYC sample sale. 11/19-11/20; 10-5; 80 W. 40th St. (5th & 6th Aves.), 8th fl.

Decorator fave John Robshaw Textiles--linens, curtains, caftans, and throw pillows--are 60% off and up. 11/20-11/22; 10-8 Thurs., 10-7 Fri., 10-3 Sat.; 245 W. 29th St. (7th & 8th Aves.), 11th fl.

Qi cashmere is up to 75% off; hats are a reasonable $15 and up, and coats are $100 and up. 11/19-11/21; 11-7; 260 W. 39th St. (8th & 9th Aves.), ste. 200.

Hipster fave Obedient Sons & Daughters has fall/winter items at sample sale prices. 11/22-11/23; 10-6; 237 Lafayette St. (Prince & Spring Sts.).

Rebecca Minkoff and Nicholas K bags and clothes are 50% off. 11/20-11/23; 9:30-8 Thurs. & Fri., 11-6 Sat. & Sun.; 33 W. 17th St. (5th & 6th Aves.).

Sari Gueron's pricey dresses are still expensive but relatively more affordable (think high three figures). 11/19-11/20; 11-7; 133 W. 25th St. (6th & 7th Aves.), 4th fl.

Té Casan flats are $75, pumps are $95, booties are $125, and boots are $175 at this sale. Through 11/22; 9-7, 9-6 Sat.; 260 5th Ave. (28th & 29th Sts.).

Sexy men's & women's merchandise from Alessandro dell'Acqua is up to 75% off (still mid-to-high three figures). 11/19-11/21; 4-8 Wed., 10-8 Thurs. & Fri.; 30 W. 57th St. (5th & 6th Aves.), 4th fl.

Hit Max & Chloe's one-day sale, featuring jewelry from Kenneth Jay Lane, Pade Vavra, and others. 11/20; 4-8:30; 122 W. 26th St. (6th & 7th Aves.), ste. 306.

What Comes Around Goes Around
has dresses for $75, vintage boots for $30, and men's shirts for $35. 11/20-11/23; 11-8; 351 W. Broadway (at Broome St.).

Handbags from L.A.M.B, Jill Stuart, Harajuku Lovers, and Kidrobot are 70% off. Through 11/20; 8-8; 145 W. 18th St. (6th & 7th Aves.).

Be & D's well-made handbags are 30%-75% off. 11/19-11/20; 9-7; 35 W. 36th St. (5th & 6th Aves.), 10th fl.

Cantaloup is taking 35%-70% off all its stock--think Hanii Y, Karen Zambos, etc. 11/20-11/30; 1036 Lexington Ave., 1217 3rd Ave., 514 Kings Highway, Brooklyn.

Aussie and New Zealand designers are 30%-60% off at Elizabeth Charles online and in store while supplies last. 639 1/2 Hudson St. (Horatio & Gansevoort Sts.).

Staff USA has an enticing selection of Dsquared2, Maison Martin Margiela, and Sophia Kokosalaki. Jackets are $200-$800, pants are $100-$300, and tops and skirts are $100-$200. 11/19-11/20; 220 W. 19th St. (7th & 8th Aves.), 10th fl.

Echo Of The Dreamer is apparently always having a sale; in case you've never been there, semiprecious jewelry is roughly $15-$320 (prices normally up to $1,200). Through 11/25; 10-6 weekdays, 11-4 Sat.; 242 W. 30th St. (7th & 8th Aves.), 14th fl.

Stock up on holiday presents at Portolano's sample sale: hats, gloves, scarves, and more are wholesale prices and below. Through 11/21; 10-6; 15 W. 37th St. (5th & 6th Aves.), 11th fl.

Save 60% on Anya Hindmarch stock--she's having a one-day moving sale. You must RSVP to to attend. 11/19; 9-5:30; 416 W. 13th St. (9th Ave. & Washington St.), ste. 317.

Iridesse pearl jewelry is 50%-60% off (now $40-$5,000). 11/19-11/20; 8-7 Wed., 8-6 Thurs.; Warwick Hotel, 65 W. 54th St. (5th & 6th Aves.), Oxford room, 2nd fl.

Shop new markdowns (up to 70% off!) at

Get a free Rachel Roy case loaded with deluxe and full-sized products with a $100 purchase while supplies last.

Select men's and women's apparel is 40% off at Saks through 11/23.

Sale items are 30% off at cool L.A. boutique Satine.

New sale items are 40% off at Cheryl Shops fave Jake.

Shop Karmaloop's sample sale plus take 15% off your order with code PRIMO through 11/30.

Use promo code DWRSAVE for $10 off a $75 order at
Delia*s through 11/25.

Save up to 75% at Alloy's clearance and get free shipping on orders over $75.

Take 30% off all full-priced items at
Queen Bee with code QB30.

Take 30% off any purchase (excluding handbags) at Revolve Clothing with code GIVEGOODGIFT through 11/19.


Moya said...

I know you like Mayle. They started their 40% off sale Wednesday and items are going fast. I doubt they'll have another markdown, alas.

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