Christian Lacroix Sample Sale
What: Described as the first-ever (and maybe last) Christian Lacroix sample sale, find great deals on their women's merch now up to 75% off. Shop Lacroix's ready-to-wear pants, dresses, coats, tops, knits, and more. Plus, check out a selection of men's suiting from Isaia Napoli.
When: Tuesday, November 17, through Friday, November 20, from 10 to 7 p.m.; and Saturday, November 21, from 10 to 1 p.m.
Sample Sale, 260 5th Avenue, (at 29th Street); 212-725-5400.
What: Be sure to stop by this exclusive Shopping Soirée event featuring jewelry from Justin Giunta's Subversive, Alyssa Norton, Starrett Zenko's vintage collection (Robert Lee Morris, Stephen Dweck, and more), as well as Alek Wek handbags. Hosted by Celerie Kemble, Fernando Santagelo, and Starrett Zenko, the shopping party will feature live music from Nancy Whang (of LCD Soundsystem and The Juan Maclean) and Gunnar Bjerk. Plus, a portion of sales will be donated to the New York Restoration Project
When: Tuesday, November 17, from 6 to 9 p.m.
Where: Shopping Soirée Event, 10 Greene Street, 3rd floor, (between Canal and Grand streets); no phone.
Alter Rojas Trunk Show
What: Stop by the Alter boutique for drinks and shopping as they feature L.A.-based Rojas. Meet the designer, shop dresses, tops, and skirts made available exclusively for the event, score 10% off Rojas purchases over $100, and a free gift to the first 10 customers.
When: Tuesday, November 17, from 6 to 8 p.m.
Alter Rojas Trunk Show
, 140 Franklin Street, (near Greenpoint Avenue); 718-349-0203.
Thistle & Clover Trunk Show
What: Thistle & Clover is throwing a special accessories trunk show featuring Marais USA shoes and Lauren Wimmer jewelry. Meet the designers, enjoy 20% off Wimmer's jewelry, nibble sweets, and more.
When: Wednesday, November 18, from 5 to 8 p.m.
Thistle & Clover
, 221 DeKalb Avenue, (between Adelphi Street and Claremont Avenue); 718-855-5577.
Yigal Azrouël Sample Sale
What: Take advantage of up 70% off markdowns on Yigal Azrouël's women's and men's clothing, and accessories. Find current and past season items, including select dresses (now $235), tops (now $125), and more.
When: Wednesday, November 18, and Thursday, November 19, from 9 to 7 p.m.
Sample Sale, 225 West 39th Street, 7th floor, (between 7th and 8th avenues); 212-302-1194.
Steven Alan Sample Sale
What: Steven Alan's fall/winter sample sale takes place this week with sales of up to 75% off his men's and women's merch. Find clothing, shoes, and accessories from his designer offerings as well as his own Steven Alan line.
When: Thursday, November 19, and Friday, November 20, from 8:30 to 8 p.m.; Saturday, November 21, from noon to 7 p.m.; and Sunday, November 22, from noon to 5 p.m.
Sample Sale, 87 Franklin Street, (between Broadway and Church streets); 212-343-0692.
Inhabit Sample Sale
What: Get deep discounts on Inhabit's super-soft cashmere knits and basics at their seasonal sample sale. Goods include a men's cotton thermal pullover (now $60) and a women's cashmere sweater (now $80).
When: Wednesday, November 18, and Thursday, November 19, from 10 to 6 p.m.
Sample Sale, 1441 Broadway, 24th Floor, (between 40th and 41st streets); 212-575-3880.
Save Fashion Sale
What: R29's very own
sale returns with great deals on women's and men's merch. The sale pops up at SoHo's Inven.tory boutique and features designer offerings from Rogan, Rag & Bone, Vena Cava, Sunshine & Shadow, Steven Alan, Urban Outfitters, Sophomore, and more.
When: Now through Saturday, November 21, from 10 to 9 p.m.; and Sunday, November 22, from 10 to 5 p.m.
Where: Save Fashion Sale at
, 237 Lafayette Street, (between Prince and Spring streets); for more info, check out
Kooba Sample Sale
What: Kooba's colorful handbags are up to 80% off at their fall sample sale.
When: Tuesday, November 17, through Thursday, November 19, from 10 to 2 p.m. and 3 to 8 p.m.
Sample Sale, 141 West 36th Street, 19th floor, (between 7th Avenue and Broadway); no phone.
Lela Rose Sample Sale
What: Lela Rose's colorful selection of glamorous dresses and skirts are up to 75% off at her fall sample sale. Standouts include items from her fall '09 collection—like the Cashmere Safari coat (now $495), a One Shoulder Square Fold Neck dress (now $495), and Wide Banded Tiered Strapless dress (now $495).
When: Wednesday, November 18, through Thursday, November 19, from 10 to 7 p.m.; Friday, November 20, from 10 to 5 p.m.
Sample Sale, 224 West 30th Street, 13th floor, (between 7th and 8th avenues); 212-947-9204.
Zachary's Smile Champagne & Shopping Event
What: Vintage boutique Zachary's Smile is having a holiday party featuring discounts and champagne. Enjoy 20% off their vintage stock, up to 50% off the Zachary Smile collection, sip bubbly, and more.
When: Wednesday, November 18, from 5 to 8 p.m.
, 9 Greenwich Avenue, (between Christopher and W. 10th streets); 212-924-0604.
MCM Sample Sale
What: MCM's luxe handbags are up to 80% off during their seasonal sample sale. With new items added daily, check out a selection of totes, clutches, wallets, and more.
When: Tuesday, November 17, through Thursday, November 19, from 10 to 6 p.m.
Sample Sale, 50 West 57th Street, 8th floor, (between 5th and 6th avenues); no phone.
What: Designers Nicholas K, Rebecca Minkoff, and Nellie Partow are teaming up for a huge fall sample sale. Check out a selection of deeply discounted handbags, clothing, and more.
When: Wednesday, November 18, through Sunday, November 22, from 10 to 8 p.m.
Where: Nicholas K & Friends Sample Sale, 17 West 17th Street, (between 5th and 6th avenues); no phone.
Mara Hoffman Sample Sale
What: Score up to 70% off Mara Hoffman's printed dresses, coats, tops, shawls, and more at her seasonal sample sale.
When: Thursday, November 19, through Saturday, November 21, from 10 to 7 p.m.
Sample Sale, 42 Greene Street, 2nd floor, (between Grand and Broome streets); no phone.
Gucci Watch and Jewelry Sample Sale
What: A selection of Gucci's watches and jewelry are up to 90% off at their 2-day sample sale.
When: Thursday, November 19, and Friday, November 20, from 10 to 8 p.m.
Watch and Jewelry Sample Sale at the Metropolitan Pavillion, 125 West 18th Street, (between 6th and 7th avenues); no phone.
EVA New York Sale
What: East Village boutique EVA is helping you prepare for winter with new markdowns on their cold-weather fashions. Take up to 30% off C.Neeon, Henrik Vibskov, Stine Goya, Rodebjer, and more.
When: Now through the end of December
EVA New York
, 355A Bowery, (between 3rd and 4th streets); 212-925-3890.
Identity Streetwear R29 Discount
What: Online boutique Identity Streetwear is offering R29 readers an exclusive 45% off their sharp designer offerings. Shop new fall goods for him or her, including Fremont, Society for Rational Dress, Scout, Quail, KZO, Laeken, and so much more. Promo code: refinery45
When: Starts Wednesday, November 18, through Friday, November 20
Where: Shop online at