What: Described as a sample sale/concert hybrid, the
pop-up is pairing our love of shopping with live performances from up-and-coming bands Audio Fiction, A Fragile Tomorrow, Paperdoll, and more. While others are scoping out the music scene, snap up goods from Mike & Chris, Elizabeth & James, 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.
Mary Meyer Outdoor Alley Sale
What: Sunday's weather forecast predicts warm temps for Mary Meyer's last outdoor alley sale of the season. Come out to Williamsburg where she'll be selling discounted past season faves as well as pieces from spring '09
When: Sunday, October 25, from 1 to 7 p.m.
Outdoor Alley Sale, 160 North 6th Street, (near Bedford Avenue); Williamsburg; no phone.
Kisan Concept Store Coat Sale
What: The Kisan Concept store is preparing for the chill with a special sale on their designer coats. Take an extra 30% off their selection of winter faves from Sonia by Sonia Rykiel, Tsumori Chisato, Hanii Y, Vanessa Bruno, Ports 1961, and more.
When: Discount runs through Saturday, October 31
Kisan Concept Store
, 125 Greene Street, (between Houston and Prince streets); 212-475-2470.
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.
, 34 Gansevoort Street, (between Greenwich and Hudson streets); 917-408-0408; to attend, please RSVP
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.
, 453 Broome Street, 2nd Floor, (between Mercer and Greene streets); 212-219-2929.
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: Friday, October 23, from 10 to 7 p.m.
Where: Prada Sample Sale, 609 West 51st Street, (between 11th and 12th avenues); no phone.
What: Betsey Johnson's colorful frocks are up for grabs at her blowout sample sale. Find a selection of day dresses (now $50), evening dresses (now $75), and sportswear (now $35).
When: 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
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
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.
Sample Sale, 237 Madison Avenue, Penthouse, (between 37th and 38th streets); no phone.
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.
Maven Collective Sample Sale
What: Maven Collective is gathering some West Coast favorites month-long pop-up store here in Manhattan. 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. For 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.
Multi-Designer Sample Sale, 65 Spring Street, (between Broadway and Lafayette Street); 949-209-7583.
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
Pop-up Shop, 85 Mercer Street, (between Spring and Broome streets); 212-219-0341.
Stanton James R29 Discount
What: Online boutique
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