Sample Sale Double Whammy: 3.1 Phillip Lim and Shipley & Halmos

To New York's elegant ladies, suave gents, and impeccably dressed children, we bring an abundance of good news with a sample sale double header. At a fraction of the retail price, prepare for plenty of joyful shopping to finish off the rest of the week. The 3.1 Phillip Lim sample sale is taking place this Thursday and Friday, offering up men's and women's ready-to-wear, accessories, and shoes. Get there ASAP to avoid the mad dash and scoop up the goods. And fellas, be sure to save extra energy for the Shipley & Halmos menswear sample sale running all weekend long, including a collection of classic, Americana-inspired men's pieces. Add an extra shot of espresso to your morning latte, and prepare to finish off the week at this double sample sale bonanza with your arms full.

3.1 Phillip Lim

When: Thursday, December 1, from noon to 7 p.m. and Friday, December 2, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Where: 3.1 Phillip Lim Showroom, 260 West 39th Street (between 7th and 8th avenues), 17th Floor; cash and major credit cards accepted.

Shipley & Halmos
When: Thursday, December 1, and Friday, December 2, from noon to 8 p.m.; and Saturday, December 3, from noon to 4 p.m.
Where: Shipley & Halmos, 8 Greene Street (between Grand and Canal streets), 2nd floor; no phone.

Photo: Via 3.1 Phillip Lim and Shipley & Halmos