NYC Sales: Vivienne Tam, Only Hearts, Rarechic, White + Warren, Castor & Pollux, And More…

Vivienne Tam Sample Sale
What: Designer Vivienne Tam's elegant collections from past seasons and beyond will be up to 75% off. Check out her selection of discounted dresses, skirts, outerwear, handbags, shoes, and more—including select pieces from her current spring '10 line.
When: Wednesday, May 5, from 9 to 8 p.m.; Thursday, May 6, from 10 to 7 p.m.; and Friday, May 7, from 10 to 6 p.m.
Where: Vivienne Tam Sample Sale, 260 West 39th Street (between 7th and 8th avenues); 212-840-6470.
Botkier Sample Sale
What: Monica Botkier's luxe handbags and accessories will be up to 70% off. Shop exclusive styles and samples, enter raffles/giveaways, and find the perfect gift for Mom.
When: Thursday, May 6, and Friday, May 7, from 11 to 7 p.m.; Saturday, May 8, from 11 to 6 p.m.; and Sunday, May 9, from noon to 5 p.m.
Where: Botkier Sample Sale, 60 Mercer Street (at Broome Street); no phone.
Only Hearts Sale
What: Only Hearts' UWS boutique is celebrating Moms with a special shopping party in collaboration with Ladies Who Launch. Take advantage of 25% discounts on their lovely selection of inner outerwear, lingerie, comfy separates, and more.
When: Thursday, May 6, from 5 to 7 p.m.
Where: Only Hearts, 386 Columbus Avenue (between 78th and 79th streets); 212-724-5608.
White + Warren Spring Sale
What: Shop perfect spring knits and stock up for fall at White + Warren's seasonal sample sale. Examples include a lightweight cotton cardigan (now $50), a cashmere trapeze duster (now $100), and a modal/pima cotton T-shirt (now $20).
When: Tuesday, May 4, from 1 to 7 p.m.; Wednesday, May 5, from 8 to 7 p.m.; and Thursday, May 6, from 8 to 3 p.m.
Where: White + Warren Sample Sale, 80 West 40th Street, 3rd floor, (between 5th and 6th avenues); 212-398-3295.
Castor & Pollux Katie Finn Trunk Show
What: West Village boutique Castor & Pollux will be hosting a trunk show for jewelry line Elizabeth Street. Meet the designer Katie Finn, get discounts on Castor & Pollux exclusives available at the event, enjoy drinks, and more.
When: Thursday, May 6, from 6 to 8 p.m.
Where: Castor & Pollux, 238 West 10th Street, (between Bleecker and Hudson streets); 212-645-6572.
Online Sales
Rarechic Moving Sale
What: Online boutique Rarechic is moving their headquarters and trying to lighten their load. Take advantage of a site-wide 30% discount—including Lorick, Society for Rational Dress, Kelly Bergin, Rebecca Minkoff, and more. Promo code: MOVE.
When: Starts Tuesday, May 4, through end of day Saturday, May 8
Where: Shop online at
Stanton James Discount
What: E-boutique Stanton James is helping you gear up for summer with an exclusive discount for R29 readers. Enjoy 30% off everything on their site—including Dace clothing, A(r)mor jewelry, Matiko shoes, and more. Promo code: SJ
When: Now through Friday, May 7
Where: Shop online at
Oak A.OK Sale
What: Score rad deals on Oak's affordable in-house line A.OK. The NYC-fave is taking half-off select A.OK styles for her, including a cropped asymmetric pieced fleece top (now $22), a gray knit shrug (now $64), and a black zip pocket crop blazer (now $59).
When: Ongoing sale
Where: Shop online at
Mary Meyer Men's Sample Sale
What: Mary Meyer's new line for guys will be half-off during her online sample sale. Click on over and pick up summer staples like her hooded muscle T-shirt (now $53) and select graphic T-shirts (now $47).
When: Sale ends Monday, May 3
Where: Shop online at
Me&Ro Gold Sale
What: Jewelry line Me&Ro is helping you find the perfect Mother's Day pressie with a special discount on select 10kt and 18kt hold pieces. Shop online and enjoy 20% off pieces likes their Three Moroccan Ring set in 10kt gold (now $308) or their 10kt Four Immeasurables Medallion pendant (now $792). Promo code: GOLD20
When: Now through Sunday, May 9
Where: Shop online at
Alex and Chloe Sale
What: Check out new sale T-shirts from edgy line Alex and Chloe. Pick up great summer staples for guys and girls—now up to 60% off.
When: Ongoing sale
Where: Shop online at