NYC Sales: Plum, Shelly Steffee, Maven Collective, Miu Miu, Duckie Brown, and More…

New York

Plum 5th Birthday Discount
What: Ludlow Street boutique Plum is celebrating their 5th birthday with a special 15% discount on their fall clothing and shoes. Browse new cold-weather faves from Wren, Nicholas K, Thayer, TT Collection, and more.
When: Now through Saturday, November 21
, 124 Ludlow Street, (between Rivington and Delancey streets); 212-529-1030.

Duckie Brown Sample Sale
What: Guys, score up to 80% off Duckie Brown's handsome menswear at their seasonal sample sale. Goods include a selection of tailored shirts (now $100), trousers (now $120), and jackets (now $300). Cash only.
When: Saturday, October 24, from noon to 5 p.m.
Where: Duckie Brown Sample Sale, 237 Madison Avenue, Penthouse, (between 37th and 38th streets); no phone.

Shelly Steffee Nymphenburg Event
What: The Shelly Steffee boutique is debuting
first jewelry collection at their Meatpacking boutique. Get a first look at the avant-garde porcelain necklaces by designer Patrik Muff.
When: Friday, October 23, from 7 to 10 p.m.
Shelly Steffee
, 34 Gansevoort Street, (between Greenwich and Hudson streets); 917-408-0408; to attend, please RSVP

Alexis Bittar Charity Event
What: In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month, jewelry designer Alexis Bittar will be hosting a special shopping event at her West Village boutique. Drop some dough on her colorful baubles—and 20% off sales will be donated to the Susan G. Komen foundation. Enjoy champs and sweets and more.
When: Thursday, October 22, from 6 to 8 p.m.
Alexis Bittar
, 353 Bleecker Street, (between West 10th and Charles streets); 212-727-1093

Temperley London Fall Fashion Event
What: Temperley London's SoHo store is celebrating fall with a special 4-day shopping event. Get 20% off their fall line of luxe dresses and coats—andcomplete your new look with in-store styling from Wolford tights.
When: Now through Saturday, October 24, from 11 to 7 p.m.
Temperley London
, 453 Broome Street, 2nd Floor, (between Mercer and Greene streets); 212-219-2929.


Rock-N-Shop Sale
What: Enjoy shopping designer merch while listening to live bands at the new
pop-up sale. Scope out live performances by Audio Fiction, A Fragile Tomorrow, Paperdoll, and others—and pick up new duds from Elizabeth & James, Mike & Chris, Lewis Cho, Kain, Gryphon, Siwy Denim, and more.
When: Saturday, October 24, and Sunday, October 25, from noon to 7 p.m.
Where: Rock-N-Shop Sale at the Openhouse Gallery, 201 Mulberry Street, (between Spring and Kenmare streets); no phone.

Maven Collective Sample Sale
What: Maven Collective is gathering some West Coast favorites for a month-long pop-up store. Shop up to 90% off men's and women's merch from Grai, Anzevino & Florence, Orthodox, B.Son, Conference of Birds, Mike & Chris, and more. Plus R29 readers, mention "Cobra" at checkout and get an extra 10% off your buys.
When: Now through Monday, November 23, from 10 to 7 p.m.
Maven Collective
Multi-Designer Sample Sale, 65 Spring Street, (between Broadway and Lafayette Street); 949-209-7583.

Prada Sample Sale
What: Miuccia Prada's coveted goods are up for grabs at the annual Prada and Miu Miu sample sale. Get there early and shop a selection of discounted clothing, shoes, handbags, and more.
When: Now through Friday, October 23, from 10 to 7 p.m.
Where: Prada Sample Sale, 609 West 51st Street, (between 11th and 12th avenues); no phone.
Betsey Johnson Sample Sale
What: Betsey Johnson's colorful frocks are up for grabs at her 3-day sample sale. Find a selection of day dresses (now $50), evening dresses (now $75), and sportswear (now $35).
When: Now through Friday, October 23, from 10 to 8 p.m.
Where: Betsey Johnson Sample Sale at Millenium Broadway Hotel, 145 West 44th Street, 6th floor, (between Broadway and 6th Avenue); 212-789-7546.

John Varvatos Warehouse Sale
John Varvatos's
stylish menswear will be up to 90% off at his 2-day warehouse sale. Guys, pick up great deals on his tailored jackets, suits, knits, shirts, sportswear, accessories, and more.
When: Friday, October 23, and Saturday, October 24, from 10 to 8 p.m.
Where: John Varvatos Warehouse Sale at the Metropolitan Pavillion, 123 West 18th Street, 4th floor, (between 6th and 7th avenues); to attend, please RSVP at

Alter Men's Sale
What: Brooklyn's Alter men's store is taking new markdowns on their fall jackets, shirts, jeans, and more&mdashby up to 40% off. Find items from Cheap Monday, Hyden Yoo, Smooth Co. and more.
When: Sale goes until it's gone
, 109 Franklin Street, (near Greenpoint Avenue); 718-349-0203.

Lyell New Arrivals
What: Check out new arrivals from Emma Fletcher's fall '09 line at her Lyell boutique. The NoLIta store is stocked with great layering pieces for autumn—including vintage-inspired blouses, suit jackets, silk camis, wool pea coats, and more.
When: Now in store
, 173 Elizabeth Street, (between Spring and Kenmare streets); 212-966-8484.

Jenni Kayne Pop-up Shop
What: L.A.-based designer Jenni Kayne has set up a temporary pop-up store in SoHo featuring her autumn/winter '09 collection. Pick up key fall pieces like her luxe blazers, silk dresses, coats, skirts, and more.
When: Now through Monday, November 30
Jenni Kayne
Pop-up Shop, 85 Mercer Street, (between Spring and Broome streets); 212-219-0341.


Stanton James R29 Discount
What: Online boutique
Stanton James
is giving R29 readers a reason to splurge with an awesome 40% discount throughout their site. Amp up your fall wardrobe with new pieces from up-and-coming designers Dace, Jackson, Johnston & Roe, Mary Meyer, Mink Pink, and more. Promo code: R29.
When: Now through Friday, October 30
Where: Shop online at

Alex & Chloe Online Sample Sale
What: Alex & Chloe's cool eyewear and shades from their "Our Neck of the Woods" collection are up for grabs during their online sample sale. Find a selection of bright Cape Town eyeglasses (now $100) and Santa Cruz sunglasses (now $100).
When: Now through Thursday, October 29
Where: Shop online at