The week in shopping

Because there are so many sales this week, I'm resorting to my top 10 format. For more thorough listings, I suggest visiting my friends at Racked.

Top 10 NYC
Past collections are up to 70% off at Tibi's sample sale (one of my favorite places to stock up for the summer wedding season). 5/12-5/15; 1-6 Wed., 10-6 Thurs. & Fri., 10-4 Sat.; 409 W. 39th St. (9th & 10th Aves.). .

Battle the other hipsters for Vena Cava, Proenza Schouler, and other downtown designers for 60%-90% off at Opening Ceremony's sale. 5/13-5/16; 11-8, noon-7 Sun.; 33 Howard St. (Broadway & Crosby Sts.).

Rebecca Minkoff's sample sale is now one day only; find a Morning After bag for a mere $327 (instead of $595). 5/12; 10-7; 155 5th Ave. (21st & 22nd Sts.).

Summer clothes are now up to 90% off at the MaxMara sale at Soffier Haskin. Through May 14; 9-6:30, 9-5 Fri.; 317 W. 33rd St. (8th & 9th Aves.).

Pretty dresses, plus beauty and baby items are 60%-85% off at Tocca. 5/12-5/14; 11:30-7; 542 W. 22nd St. (10th & 11th Aves.).

Prices are more than 50% off retail at runway fave Lela Rose's sample sale. Find a sweater for $195, and dresses for $450-$595. 5/12-5/14; 9-7 W, 10-6 Th, 10-5 F; 224 W. 30th St. (7th & 8th Aves.), 13th fl.

Score pieces from Twinkle by Wenlan's awesome spring-summer collection for up to 75% off (mostly under $200). 5/13-5/14; 10-7; 545 8th Ave. (37th & 38th Sts.), 17th fl.

Find pretty tops for $25-$125 and dresses for $105-$195 at Miguelina's spring 2010 sample sale. Through 5/14; 8:30-8; 20 W. 36th St. (5th & 6th Aves.), 6th fl.

Take your man to the Buckler sample sale, where prices start at just $15; sweaters are $25, blazers are $50, and shorts are $15. 5/13–5/16; 6-8 Th, 10-9 F, 11-7 S, noon-6 Su; 13 Gansevoort St. (Hudson and West 4th Sts.).

Staff USA has Maison Martin Margiela, Viktor&Rolf, and Dsquared2 spring 2010 for men and women at sample sale prices. Shirts and skirts are $100-$200, pants are $100-$300, and jackets are $200-$800. 5/13-5/15; 10-7, 11-4 S; 220 W. 19th St. (7th & 8th Aves.).

Top 10 online
For 2 days only, take an extra 10% off all sale items at Piperlime with code EXTRA10 at checkout, 5/12-5/13.

Save up to 60% at Isabella Oliver's spring sale.

Get a free Lela Rose makeup bag filled with high-end samples with your $100 purchase while supplies last.

Select swimsuits are 25% off at 5/13-5/17.

To prepare you for summer, take 20% off bath & body, cellulite, and waxing products at with promo code BODY20 through 5/16.

Spend $200 and get a free gift at through 5/13: REDFOX for a faux fur throw, PILLOWS for two cloud pillows, or ROBE99 for a doeskin robe.

Buy 1, get 1 50% OFF all Peppermint, Aloe & Satsuma products at The Body Shop.

Select spring styles are now up to 50% off at

Wednesday only, all women's dresses are $98 and men's chinos are $35 online only at Banana Republic.

Save up to 40% at Eryn Brinie's spring sale. In store too.