Deals of the Day: VPL, Katy Rodriguez, Creatures of Comfort, and More...

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VPL by Victoria Bartlett Event at Zoe Boutique
What: Designer Victoria Bartlett is stopping by Brooklyn's Zoe boutique for a special trunk show event and previewing her new fall '09 line. Head on over and receive a special 15% all-day discount on VPL pieces as well 10% off Zoe's other spring merch.
When: Today, Thursday, April 23, from 11 to 8 p.m.; cocktail party from 5 to 8 p.m.
Where: Zoe, 68 Washington Street, (between Front and York streets); DUMBO; 718-237-4002.
Manhattan Vintage Clothing Show
What: The seasonal Manhattan Vintage Clothing Show is happening this weekend at the Metropolitan Pavilion. A $20 admission gets you access to fabulous vintage finds from over 80 vendors, including N.Y.C. faves Amarcord Vintage, Dulcinee, What Comes Around Goes Around, and No.6.
When: Friday, April 24, from 1 to 8 p.m.; Saturday, April 25, from 11 to 6 p.m.
Where: Manhattan Vintage Clothing Show, 125 West 18th Street, (between 6th and 7th avenues); for ticket discounts and information, check out
Mara Hoffman Sample Sale
What: Mara Hoffman's colorful dresses, tops, and swimwear are now up to 80% off at her spring sample sale. Shop past season faves as well as select spring and resort items (now $10-$100). Plus, they're also offering a discounted selection of All for the Mountain jewelry.
When: Thursday, April 23, through Saturday, April 25, from 10 to 6 p.m.
Where: Mara Hoffman Sample Sale, 120 West 28th Street, 3rd floor, (between 6th and 7th avenues); 212-505-3020.
Housing Works SoHo Opening
What: Charitable boutique Housing Works Thrift Shops opens another N.Y.C. locale with their newest SoHo outpost. To celebrate, their hosting an opening day party with music, refreshments, a gift with purchase, as well as loads of cheap finds—including a Diane von Furstenberg dress (now $90), a Vivienne Westwood stiletto (now $110), and a leather Marni handbag (now $150).
When: Saturday, April 25, from 10 to 7 p.m.
Where: Housing Works Thrift Shops SoHo, 103 Crosby Street, (at Prince Street); for more info, check out
Auto Spring Yard Sale
What: The Auto boutique is holding their annual spring yard sale this weekend with deep discounts on their home goods, clothing, and accessories. Find sale goods from John Derian, Missoni Home, Lem Lem, Virginia Johnson, Jane D'Arensbourg, and much much more.
When: Thursday, April 23, to Saturday, April 25, from 11 to 7 p.m.; Sunday, April 26, from 11 to 6 p.m.
Where: Auto, 805 Washington Street, (between Gansevoort and Horatio streets); 212-229-2292.
Mayle Sample Sale Bonanza
What: Promised to be a sample sale bonanza like no other, Mayle-philes be sure to stop by Jane Mayle's last sample sale ever. With past season favorites and new re-issues created just for this sale, find coveted styles like the Eniko dress, the Astrid dress, newly designed Billie bags, Leopard clogs, and more!
When: Friday, April 24, and Saturday, April 25, from 11 to 7 p.m.
Where: Mayle Sample Sale, 242 Elizabeth Street, (between Prince and Houston streets); 212-625-0406.
TG-170 Party
What: Ludlow Street boutique TG-170 is partying to celebrate their new art installation by Samantha Shapiro. Join them for a little music, drinks, and a special 10% off their designer merch.
When: Thursday, April 23, from 7 to 9 p.m.
Where: TG-170, 170 Ludlow Street, (between Houston and Stanton streets); 212-995-8660.
Zero + Maria Cornejo, Sigerson Morrison, and Me&Ro Warehouse Sale
What: Zero + Maria Cornejo and Me&Ro jewelry are joining Sigerson Morrison for a huge warehouse sale. Shop Sigerson Morrison's discounted shoes, boots, and sandals, Me&Ro fine jewelry, and Zero + Maria Cornejo jackets, coats, and dresses—including the Leah coat (now $561) or the Strap Wrap dress (now $294).
When: Thursday, April 23, from 8 to 7:30 p.m.; and Friday, April 24, from 8 to 3 p.m.
Where: Sigerson Morrison & Friends Warehouse Sale at the Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 West 18th Street, (between 6th and 7th avenues); no phone.
Greenwich Jewelers Silent Auction
What: Although it may be Earth Week to some, Greenwich Jewelers is celebrating N.Y.C. Sparkle Week with an online silent auction. Gem-lovers can bid on earrings, necklaces, and rings from Melissa Joy Manning, Suzanne Kalan, Jamie Joseph, and more.
When: Now through Saturday, April 25
Where: Online at
Mick Margo New Arrivals and Online Discount
What: West Village boutique Mick Margo is stocked to the brim with pretty pieces for spring—including new Isabel Marant clothing and jewelry. Plus, shop their online boutique and receive a special 15% off designer faves. Promo code: NO FOOL.
When: Online promo ends Thursday, May 7
Where: Mick Margo, 19 Commerce Street, (between Seventh Avenue and Bedford Street); 212-463-0515; and online at
I Heart Sale
What: I Heart is spreading the spring love and inviting ladies to shop a special 30% off all new arrivals. Pick up new shoes and dresses from Lover, Sunshine & Shadow, Samantha Pleet, Eley Kishimoto, Rittenhouse, and much much more.
When: Now through Friday, April 24
Where: I Heart, 262 Mott Street, (between Houston and Prince streets); 212-219-9265.
La Perla Sample Sale
What: Luxe lingerie line La Perla is having an amazing sample sale featuring up to 80% off their bras (now $40-$60), panties (now $20-$40), and sleepwear (now $50-$60). Plus, the sale will feature additional home goods and linens from Frette.
When: Now through Friday, April 24, from 9 to 6:30 p.m.
Where: La Perla Sample Sale, 4 West 58th Street, 4th floor, (between 5th and 6th avenues); 212-459-2775.
Plum & Pear Sale
What: Sister boutiques Plum & Pear are now together at one location and celebrating with a 15% discount on select spring '09 goods. Shop for both shoes and clothing in-store or online from faves like Rachel Comey, Chie Mihara, Nicholas K, Wren, as well as newer labels TT Collection, Gina de Silva, and more. Promo code: SPRING09
When: Sale is ongoing
Where: Plum & Pear, 124 Ludlow Street, (between Delancey and Rivington streets); 212-529-1030; and online at
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Katy Rodriguez Spring Trunk Show
What: Check out Katy Rodriguez's new spring '09 line and meet the designer during her weekend trunk show event. Stop by her Melrose Resurrection boutique and get a special 20% off her ready-to-wear line, special order pieces, and items created especially for Resurrection.
When: Now through Saturday, April 25, from 11 to 7 p.m.
Where: Resurrection, 8006 Melrose Avenue, (at North Edinburgh Avenue); 323-651-5516.
Creatures of Comfort Blowout Sale
What: Melrose fave Creatures of Comfort is hosting an off-site blowout sale featuring up to 90% discounts on past season faves and a few current season goods. Shop men's and women's items from A.P.C., Rachel Comey, Burfitt, Sunshine & Shadow, Emma Cook, Peter Jensen, and more.
When: Friday, April 24, and Saturday, April 25, from 10 to 6 p.m.
Where: Creatures of Comfort Blowout Sale, 730 North Edinburgh Street, (between Waring and Melrose avenues); store phone 323-655-7855.
POOLTRADESHOW Sample Sale and Party
What: The POOLTRADESHOW is hosting another stellar 1-day sample sale with drinks, music, and discounts up to 90% off. Find new items from Alex & Chloe as well as a great assortment of sale stock from Mike & Chris, The Generic Man, Costume Dept., Sneaky Steve, Anzevino and Florence, and many others.
When: Saturday, April 25, from noon to 6 p.m.; party until 8 p.m.
Where: POOLTRADESHOW Sample Sale, 2900 Rowena Avenue, (at Herkimer Street); phone number during the sale, 323-351-3014.
Satine Dirty 30 Deals Sale
What: The Satine boutique is kicking off their Dirty 30 Deals sale and taking deeper markdowns on their already discounted stock. Find up to 30% off clothing from Thakoon, Tsumori Chisato, Jenni Kayne, VPL, and more.
When: Sale is ongoing
Where: Satine, 8117 West 3rd Street, (between South Crescent Heights Boulevard and South Kilkea Drive); 323-655-2142; and online at
eM Productions Showroom Sample Sale
What: eM Productions is offering deep discounts on samples and stock from Grey Ant, Seneca Rising, Society for Rational Dress, spring & clifton, Corpus, Grai, and Iro at their 2-day sample sale. Find clothing priced at wholesale and below—now $20-$150. Cash only.
When: Thursday, April 23, and Friday, April 24, from 10 to 6 p.m.
Where: eM Productions Sample Sale at the Cooper Building, 860 South Los Angeles Street, Suite 402, (between E. 9th and E. 8th streets); 213-614-9292.
Madison Melrose Sale
What: Melrose boutique Madison is throwing their seasonal blowout sale with 60-90% discounts on their designer clothing, shoes, and accessories for both men and women. Find sale goods from Chloe, Derek Lam, Elizabeth and James, Balmain, Marni, Nina Ricci, and many others.
When: Thursday, April 23, through Sunday, April 26
Where: Madison, 8115 Melrose Avenue, (between N. Kilkea Drive and N. Crescent Heights Boulevard); 323-651-3662.
Milkmade Spring Cleaning Sale
What: Receive 20% off Milkmade's new collections from Corpus, Endovanera, Operations, Preloved, and Parkvogel when you purchase an item from their already discounted sale rack—now 50-60% off.
When: Through Tuesday, April 28
Where: Milkmade, 1413 Abbot Kinney Boulevard, (between California and Millwood avenues); Venice; 310-581-8890.
Alexander Wang Shop-in-Shop at Opening Ceremony
What: Check out Alexander Wang's newly opened shop-in-shop at the Opening Ceremony boutique. Designed by Alex himself, this new permanent pop-up features his form-fitting dresses, super-soft T-shirts and tanks, colorful boyfriend blazers, leather and chain handbags, and more.
When: Just opened
Where: Alexander Wang Shop-in-Shop at Opening Ceremony, 451 North La Cienega Boulevard, (between Rosewood and Oakwood avenues); 310-652-1120.
TenOverSix Spring Arrivals
What: Spring has arrived at the TenOverSix boutique and they're fully stocked with loads of new merch. Gear up for warm-weather days with new gear for both guys and girls—including bags from Life With Bird and TenOverSix, clothing from Samantha Pleet and Bodkin, new bikinis from Lover, as well as a huge selection of new shoes/sandals from A.P.C. Rachel Comey, TenOverSix by Kristen Lee, Rogues Gallery, The Generic Man, Opening Ceremony, and more.
When: Just arrived and more coming soon
Where: TenOverSix, 7427 Beverly Boulevard, (at N. Vista Street); 323-330-9355.
Rebecca Turbow Refinery29 Discount
What: Up-and-coming designer Rebecca Turbow is giving R29 readers a special 25% off discount on her lovely spring '09 line. Find truly affordable deals on her easy-to-wear jersey dresses, shorts, and more. Promo code: refinery29
When: Now through Thursday, April 23
Where: Shop online at
Rogues Gallery Spring Discount
What: Rogues Gallery's nautical-inspired merch is now 15% off with a special R29 reader discount. Pick up discounted pieces from their new spring line including warm-weather ready suits, Madras shirting, vintage T-shirts, rugged totes, and more. Promo code: RGR29
When: Now until the end of April
Where: Shop online at

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