March Sample Sales

Friday, March 4, 2016


It may officially be Spring but the weather sure doesn't want to cooperate. Luckily there's a full slate of sample sales to get you in the mood for warmer days. March will feature sales from Opening Ceremony, Costume National, Milly, Elie Tahari, and many others. Check back here often as newer sales will be added to this list in chronological order. Meanwhile be sure to follow me on Twitter and Instagram for the latest news and information. Happy shopping!


ICEBREAKER | March 1-6
260 Fifth Ave
Tuesday  9am - 8pm
Wednesday - Saturday  10am - 7pm
Sunday  10am - 5pm

Discounted sportswear and basics for men, women, and kids with prices starting as low as $10. Even better the sale now offers extra 25% off sale prices.

FRETTE | March 2-6
Chelsea Market
75 Ninth Ave
Tuesday - Saturday  10am - 7pm
Sunday  10am - 5pm

Save on fine Italian linens and bedding. The sale offers savings of up to 75% off on decorative pillows, shams, duvets, sheets, cases, towels, and much more.

MAGASCHONI | March 3-4
525 Seventh Ave., 21st Floor (between 38 & 39 St)
Thursday - Friday  9am - 6pm

New York based knitwear label offers significant savings on sweaters, cashmere, coats, dresses, pants, and jackets in sample sizes (size 2 and 6) only. Also ponchos and robes in a full range of sizes.

COSTUME NATIONAL | March 4-6
151 Wooster St.
Friday - Sunday
11am - 7pm

UPDATE: Now 85% off. Read my report here.
Just announced! Costume National sample sale is happening this weekend. Save 75% off on women's designer shoes, handbags, and apparel from current season collection.

OPENING CEREMONY | March 4-6
525 Seventh Ave., 21st Floor (between 38 & 39 St)
Friday - Saturday  11am - 8pm
Sunday  11am - 6pm

Save up to 90% off on brands like Proenza Schouler, Kenzo, Hood by Air, Alexander Wang, and many more as well as Opening Ceremony's own eponymous line. The sale features shoes, apparel, handbags, and accessories for women and men.

ELIE TAHARI | March 7-11
C21 Edition
21 Dey St.
Monday  11am - 9pm
Tuesday - Thursday  8am - 9pm
Friday  8am - 6pm

UPDATE: Now 80% off. Read my report here.
Save up to 75% off on women's apparel at Elie Tahari's first sample sale at Century 21. The designer is known for usually hosting bi-annual warehouse sales inside his showroom. You can red my report from the last sale here and get a sneak peek at the selection.

ROBERTA ROLLER RABBIT | March 8-13
260 Fifth Ave
Tuesday  12pm - 8pm
Wednesday - Saturday  10am - 7pm
Sunday  10am - 5pm

UPDATE: Now extra 70% off. Extra 30% off.
Roberta Freymann's colorful designs are perfect for springtime. Save up to 75% off on apparel for women, men, and kids. The sale also offers great deals on home goods and accessories. Read about their last sample sale here and get a sneak peek at the selection.

AG | INHABIT | March 8-10
Clothingline
261 36th St., 2nd Floor
Tuesday - Friday  11am - 7pm

UPDATE: Inhabit now extra 20% off and AG chinos/cotton/twill are $25.
Clothingline is hosting a joint sample sale featuring denim and jeans from AG as well as knitwear from Inhabit. Expect to find significant savings on stock and true samples for women with select merchandise for men. AG women's sample size 27 and men's sample size 32 only! Denim is $40, chinos, cotton, twill $30, tees $15. Inhabit for women available in all sizes and includes tanks, pullovers, cardigans, sweaters, and more knits in cashmere, cotton, and blended with prices starting at $25.

SACHIN & BABI | March 9-11
132 West 36th St., 9th Floor
Wednesday - Friday
9am - 6pm

Save up to 75% off on women's apparel at Sachin & Babi sample sale featuring production samples and overstock. At their last sale samples were priced at $40 and went up to $75 for outerwear and embroidery. Meanwhile stock prices ranged from $20-$225. You can read my report from the June sample sale (scroll towards the bottom) to get a better idea of what to expect.

J. MENDEL | March 9-11
463 Seventh Ave., 13th Floor
Wednesday  11am - 7pm (by appointment only)
Thursday  9am - 8pm
Friday  9am - 5pm

UPDATE: Read my report here.
Please email jenxsamplesale@gmail.com to make an appointment for Wednesday. Thursday and Friday will be open to the public for walk-ins. Save up to 70% off on signature gowns and furs by the esteemed French fashion house, J. Mendel. 

DEL TORO | March 11-13
170 Mercer St.
Friday - Sunday
10am - 8pm

Founded in Miami and made in Italy, Del Toro is famous for their velvet loafers. Save up to 85% off on footwear for men and women inside the brand's SoHo boutique.

MILLY | March 15-18
Clothingline
261 36th St., 2nd Floor
Tuesday - Friday  11am - 7pm

UPDATE: Extra discounts: tops/bottoms now $35-$50, dresses $75, jackets/coats $95-$129.
Clothingline is once again the place to find amazing discounts on Milly apparel and handbags. At their previous sale I found bags as low as $25, you can read my full report here.

ASICS | March 15-20
260 Fifth Ave
Tuesday  9am - 8pm
Wednesday - Thursday  10am - 8pm
Friday - Saturday  10am - 7pm
Sunday  10am - 4pm

Asics warehouse sale returns in the middle of the month. Get your sportswear and fitness must haves, like the Japanese brand's famous running shoes at up to 75% off retail. The sale features clothing, sneakers, and accessories for men, women, and kids. Read about their previous sample sales here and here.

FARAI | March 15-31
Midoma NYC
545 8th Ave., Suite 750
Tuesday - Sunday (closed Mondays)
11am - 8pm

Find your perfect vacation and getaway outfit at Farai sample sale. Save up to 50% off on women's dresses and jumpsuits  from the Spring/Summer collection. 

ROGER VIVIER | March 18-21
Soiffer Haskin
317 West 33rd St.
Friday  10am - 7pm
Saturday - Sunday  9am - 6:30pm
Friday  9am - 5pm

UPDATE: Additional markdowns on select handbags.
The always popular sample sale from Roger Vivier returns after a year long absence. The sale is once again likely to draw enormous crowds so plan accordingly. Discounts usually range from 40%-70% off original prices.
Merchandise will include a full range of women's shoes as well as handbags and accessories. Sizes 35-38 have been known to sell out in the first day! No strollers, children under 12 or cellphones allowed.

SWAROVSKI | March 29-31
Metropolitan Pavilion
123 West 18th St., 4th Floor
Tuesday - Thursday
9am - 6:30pm

UPDATE: Read my report here.
Swarovski sample sale returns this week to Metro Pavilion. Last year's event proved tremendously popular with savings of up to 90% off on fine jewelry. You can read all about it in my report. This time there will only be signature Swarovski costume jewelry, gifts, and accessories at up to 75% off retail. Expect additional discounts as the sale progresses with the last day offering the lowest prices but a more limited selection.

GHURKA | March 29-31
Soiffer Haskin
317 West 33rd St.
Tuesday - Thursday
9am - 6:30pm

UPDATE: Extra markdowns on women's bags.
Save up to 70% off on luggage, handbags, and accessories for women and men. Founded in USA and inspired by the Ghurka soldiers of the Himalayas, the company is known for their high quality hand-crafted leather bags. This is a sale for gentleman who like to travel in style.

CYNTHIA STEFFE | March 29 - April 1
261 West 36th St., 2nd Floor
Tuesday - Thursday  9:30 am - 6:30pm
Friday  10am - 4pm

UPDATE: Pricelist here.
Multibrand sample sale featuring Cynthia Steffe, Vince Camuto, CeCe, Chaus, and 1State will offer bargain basement prices on many original samples. At previous events I found clothes for as little as $5 and most items seemed to be under $30. The last two days also offer additional discounts but most good (read: undamaged) merchandise goes quickly. 

BAUBLEBAR | March 29 - April 2
260 Fifth Ave
Tuesday - Friday  10am - 8pm
Saturday  10am - 5pm

UPDATE: Read my report here.
Baublebar Spring sample sale returns with rock bottom prices. Expect to find trendy costume jewelry at $25 and under. You can read my report from their last sale for more details. My advice is to go early for the best selection and be sure to check out the collaboration sets like Stila X Baublebar box sets that were only $10 last time.

THE KOOPLES | March 30 - April 4
150 Green St. (between Houston & Prince St.)
Wednesday  9am - 8pm
Thursday - Monday  10am - 8pm

Time to add some French flair to your Spring wardrobe! The Kooples sample sale takes place at 260's newest SoHo location and will offer savings of up to 75% off on apparel and accessories for women and men. You can read my report from last year's sale to get an idea of pricing and selection. Bring your man to this one because if there ever was a couples sample sale then this is it!

A.L.C. | March 30 - April 3
Chelsea Market
75 Ninth Ave.
Wednesday - Saturday  10:30am - 7pm
Sunday  10:30am - 5pm

UPDATE: Read my report here.
Save up to 60% off at A.L.C. sample sale at the Chelsea Market. The L.A. based brand is popular with the Hollywood celeb crowd and has a devout following. While prices won't be anywhere near the $150 and under that the December L.A. sale offered but fans of the brand should swing by to see what's on hand.

BONOBOS | March 30 - April 3
Chelsea Market
75 Ninth Ave
Wednesday - Saturday  10:30am - 7pm
Sunday  10:30am - 5pm

UPDATE: Read my report here.
The just announced Bonobos sample sale features original samples for men. Available mostly in size medium and 32.

DAVID YURMAN | March 31 - April 3
The Altman Building
135 West 18th St.
Thursday  3pm - 8pm
Friday - Saturday  10am - 7pm
Sunday  11am - 5pm

Hope you've been saving for this one! David Yurman's exquisite designs, including signature cable jewelry will be available at 30% - 60% off retail. The sale will feature silver, gold, and precious stone jewelry and timepieces for women and men. Ten percent of proceeds sold on the first day will go towards Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) and I highly recommend shopping on day one. There will not be any restocking and popular pieces are always the first to go so go early!



*Photo Credit: Roberta Roller Rabbit/260 Sample Sale PR

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