Deals of the Day: Amarcord Vintage, Housing Works, Built By Wendy, and More…

hydenyoo-sales-030309 New York
Who: First Among Equals Sale
What: 70% markdowns on men's clothing and accessories—including items from Hyden Yoo (pictured), Casseves, Pour, and Velour
When: Now until it's gone...
Where: First Among Equals, 177 Orchard Street, (between Houston and Stanton streets); 212-253-2202.
Who: Amarcord Vintage Sale
What: Up to 40% off vintage fall/winter fashions for men and women including pieces from Versace, Missoni, Lanvin, and Christian Dior, as well as shoes from Gucci, YSL, Prada, and more
When: Now through the middle of March
Where: Amarcord Vintage, 252 Lafayette Street, (between Prince and Spring streets); 212-431-416; and 223 Bedford Avenue, (between N. 4th and N. 5th streets); Williamsburg; 718-388-2884.
Who: Housing Works Spring Preview Sales
What: For a $10 entry fee, preview Housing Works vast selection of spring designer merch from at several of their NYC stores—including items from Marc Jacobs, Donna Karan, Miu Miu, Calvin Klein, Pucci, and more
When: Tuesday, March 3 through Thursday, March 19.
Where: Brooklyn Housing Works, 122 Montague Street, (at Henry Street); 718-237-0521; and for other New York City locations/dates, check out
Who: Bird Sale
What: An end-of-season sale featuring up to 75% off Tsumori Chisato, Mociun, 3.1 Phillip Lim, and many more
When: A few more weeks...
Where: Bird, 220 Smith Street, (corner of Butler Street), Cobble Hill; 718-797-3774; 316 Fifth Avenue, (between 2nd and 3rd streets), Park Slope; 718-768-4940; and 203 Grand Street, (between Bedford and Driggs avenues); Williamsburg; 718-388-1655.
Los Angeles
Who: Opening Ceremony Sale
What: Doing a last call on discounted f/w '08 merch—including Acne, Proenza Schouler, Band of Outsiders, Alexander Wang, and their own O.C. line
When: Now until this Sunday, March 8
Where: Opening Ceremony, 451 North La Cienega Boulevard, (between Rosewood and Oakwood avenues); 310-652-1120.
Who: Diavolina Sale
What: Winter sale featuring up to 70% off remaining clothing, shoes, and accessories—items from Phillip Lim, Alexander Wang, Vivienne Westwood, and shoes from Marc Jacobs and Chloé
When: now until it's gone...
Where: Diavolina, 156 South Robertson Boulevard, (between Alden Drive and West 3rd Street); 310-550-1341.
Who: Bird LA Sale
What: Up to 70% off at this Melrose boutique's remaining stock of f/w '08 clothing and accessories—including items from VPL, Sonia Rykiel, Heimstone, Graham & Spencer, and more
When: Now until it's gone....
Where: Bird LA, 8428 Melrose Place, Suite B, (between N. Croft Avenue and N. Alfred Street); 323-651-9920; and online at
Who: Rogues Gallery End-of-Season Sale
What: 60% markdowns on remaining fall/winter '08 merch
When: Now until it's gone...
Where: Shop online at
Who: Built by Wendy Sample Sale
What: Shop up to 75% off Wendy Mullin's past season faves
When: Now through Wednesday, March 4
Where: Shop online at