Happy New Year and welcome to 2016! After the hectic holiday shopping season, January is looking to be a fairly quiet month. Of course that doesn’t meant that there won’t be any sample sales to check out. I mean this is New York City and there’s always a sale somewhere 🙂 So let’s ease our way into the sample sale frenzy with the likes of Desigual, Kiki de Montparnasse, K-Beauty and stay tuned as some big names are set to join this list at the end of the month. As always please remember to follow me on Instagram and Twitter for the latest news and updates. Happy shopping 🙂
UPDATE: Final day discounts, prices start at $10.
The always colorful Spanish label is back with their semi-annual sample sale. Desigual is known for their bold patterns and bright colors that are a perfect antidote to the gloomy winter blues. Save up to 80% off original prices on apparel and accessories for men, women, and children.
K-BEAUTY | January 7-10
2 East Broadway
Thursday – Sunday
11am – 6pm
UPDATE: Read my full report here.
If you loved the Peach & Lily K-Beauty sample sale last summer you will love this sale. JKNLEE, a lifestyle and beauty company is bringing together a multibrand sample sale featuring Clio, Peripera, Goodal, Tony Moly, Dr. G, Soo Ae, and Ostia. Expect to save up to 80% off with many products priced in the $5-$10 range. There will be everything from lip, eye, and brow makeup as well as skincare creams, toners, essences, sheet masks, body care, and so much more.
JAY STRONGWATER & MACKENZIE-CHILDS | January 7-9
123 West 18th St., 4th Floor
Thursday 11am – 7pm
Friday 10am – 7pm
Saturday 10am – 6pm
UPDATE: Extra 20% off on select categories.
Jay Strongwater’s signature jeweled decor creations will be available for purchase with discounts of up to 70% off retail. Expect to find picture frames, ornaments, vases, decorative figurines, and much more. The joint sale also features decor and home goods by MacKenzie-Childs. While prices are likely to be fairly high this sale is a perfect place to get that special unique gift for the decorators in your life.
MARISSA WEBB | January 8-9
60-62 East 11th St., 6th Floor
Friday – Saturday
11am – 7pm
Former creative director for Banana Republic who also previously designed for J. Crew, Marissa Webb will be holding a winter sample sale for her eponymous label. Expect to find true samples and production pieces from the Resort and Spring 2015 collections.
KIKI DE MONTPARNASSE | January 10-17
151 Wooster St.
Sunday 10am – 7pm
Monday – Friday 11am – 7pm
Saturday – Sunday 10am – 7pm
UPDATE: 1/13 Extra 50% off.
Don’t miss a chance to shop Kiki de Monparnasse’s biggest sample sale yet! The company’s flagship store is moving to a new location giving you an opportunity to shop pieces from their vintage and archival collections. Save up to 80% off on lingerie, loungewear, ready to wear, accessories, media, development samples, and more. Dressing rooms and private consultations with Kiki personnel will be available for your convenience. Please read my report from their last sale to get an idea of what to expect.
SHOE-INN | January 11-15
401 Seventh Ave (between West 32nd & 33rd St.)
Monday – Friday
11am – 7pm
Shoe-Inn’s annual warehouse sale returns to the city next week. The always popular sale offers a wide variety of footware at up to 75% off retail. Featuring many brands like Hunter, Cole Haan, Kate Spade, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Aquatalia, and many more. Prices for shoes range from $20 – $95 and boots $50 – $250. The sale also features accessories and handbags.
DANNIJO | January 13
68 Gansevoort St.
12pm – 8pm
The NYC based jewelry label co-founded by sisters Danielle and Jodie Snyder will be having a one day only sample sale with discounts of up to 90% off retail. At their last sale prices started at just $10 for production samples and included special $10 and $25 bins of jewelry. Also available will be a small selection of handbags and accessories.