This Week’s Top New York City Sales

Archetype Showroom Blowout Sample Sale
What: If you think the weather is hot, make your way to an even hotter sample sale where dresses are $30 to $45 and jackets are just $45! The Archetype Showroom is hosting their annual sale—head on over to pick up some great pieces from Quail, YMC, April77, and more. Cash only.
When: Thursday, August 12 to Friday, August 13, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Where: Archetype Showroom Blowout Sample Sale, 676 Broadway (between Great Jones and Bond streets); 212-529-1407.
Blue & Cream Sale
What: Bowery favorite Blue & Cream is taking up to half-off their summer stock. Scoop up awesome buys for him and her from Helmut Lang, VPL, Yigal Azrouël, Preen, and more. Plus, pick up some great shades from Blue & Cream's own exclusive collab with Linda Farrow.
When: Now through Monday, August 16
Where: Blue & Cream, 1 East 1st Street (at Bowery); 212-533-3088.
Kisan Concept Store Sale
What: SoHo's Kisan Concept store is in final markdown mode with up to 70% off their summer merch. Shop sale clothing, shoes, kids' wear, jewelry, and accessories from Vanessa Bruno, Yunhi, Dagmar, Hanii Y, Ports 1961, Demylee, Robert Clergerie, and more.
When: Now through Wednesday, August 11
Where: Kisan Concept Store, 125 Greene Street, (between Houston and Prince streets); 212-475-2470.
Lauren Merkin Sample Sale
What: Lauren Merkin is having a sale and you can take a home a killer new clutch and some stellar accessories at up to 70% off. Act now because this sale does not last forever!
When: Tuesday, August 10, through Friday, August 13, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.; and Saturday, August 14, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Lauren Merkin Sample Sale, 231 West 29 Street, Suite 201 (between 7th and 8th avenues); 212-239-2459.
Inven.tory Happy Hour Event
What: Wednesday is the new Friday so enjoy hump day with this awesome Inven.tory event. Score deals up to 40% off and enjoy some sweet summer refreshments and the music of "The DJ Company." There is truly no better way to celebrate the summer.
When: Wednesday, August 11, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.  
Where: Inven.tory Happy Hour Event, 237 Lafayette Street (between Prince and Spring streets); 212-226-5292. 
Brooklyn Industries Sale
What: In our opinion, nothing could be better than a rooftop sample sale. Stop by the Brooklyn Industries event where cocktails and salsa will be served along with a great DJ. Oh, and of course you can shop the sale for some great discounted finds!
When: Thursday, August 12, from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.  
Where: Brooklyn Industries Rooftop Sample Sale, 20 Jay Street, 11th Floor, Suite 1100 (between Plymouth and John streets); no phone.  
Project No. 8 and No.8b Sample Sale
What: We are totally ready to spend our savings at the Project No. 8 + No.8b super summer sample sale. You'll want to get there early because a Sunshine & Shadow reversible silk dress is up for grabs for just $65. Or, if that is not enough to tickle your fancy, pick up a Stephan Schneider silk gathered dress for only $100. With great merch for both guys and girls, it can't get much better than this.
When:Friday, August 13, through Sunday, August 15, from noon to 7 p.m.  
Where: Project No. 8 Sample Sale, 138 Division Street (between Orchard and Ludlow streets); 212-925-4271; and No. 8b, 38 Orchard Street (at Hester St.); 212-925-5599.
Made Her Think & Mandy Coon Sample Sale
What: We didn't think that there was anything better than a sample sale—until this dual sample sale came along! Check out Made Her Think and Mandy Coon's collaboration sale because these LES neighbors have teamed up to give away some sick merchandise at great prices—now up to 80% off. Standouts include a pair of Made Her Think Spike Rhinestone earrings (now $15), a Lee Black Leather handbag (now $415), and a Mandy Coon Deceptacon Convertible dress (now $230).
When: Thursday, August 12, and Friday, August 13, from noon to 8 p.m. 
Where: Made Her Think & Mandy Coon Sample Sale, 195 Chrystie Street, Suite 403 (between Stanton and Rivington streets); 212-228-2144.  
Gargyle End-Of-Season Bins Sale
What: What are you doing this weekend? Don't miss the Gargyle End-Of-Season Clearance Sale where bins full of top-notch merch are up to 80% off. We've set our sights on the Acne Fringe dress for just $150 and a Karen Walker two strand charm necklace for a cool $50. Talk about a steal of a deal.
When: Friday, August 13, through Sunday, August 15, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. 
Where: Gargyle End-Of-Season Clearance Bins Sale, 16A Orchard Street (between Hester and Canal streets); 917-470-9367. 
JF & SON Sale
What: Do not miss out on this epic JF & SON sale! Take home the merch you've been eyeing all summer, except now its 50% off!.
When: Ongoing sale
Where: JF & SON, 19 Kenmare Street (at Elizabeth Street); 212-343-3131.
James Perse Sample Sale
What: If you are looking for some wardrobe essentials to spruce up your closet come fall, check out the James Perse sample sale at Chelsea Market. You can never have too many comfy tees.
When: Friday, August 13, through Saturday, August 14, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; and Sunday, August 15, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: James Perse Sample Sale, 75 9th Avenue (between 15th and 16th streets); no phone.
Chrishabana's Friday the 13th Trunk Show
What: Celebrate this wacky day by heading out to Chrishabana's studio and score some great jewelry from the likes of Elizabeth Knight, Gabriel J. Shuldiner, and of course, Chrishabana's own geometric-inspired line. Aside from the wide selection of discounted must-haves, you'll get the chance to chat it up with the designers, and drink some free wine.
When: Friday, August 13, from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Chrishabana's Friday the 13th Trunk Show Trunk Show, 171 Avenue C, #2B, (between 10th and 11th streets); no phone.