Weekend Deals NYC: Samantha Pleet, Den, Save Fashion, Alter, and More…

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Samantha Pleet Trunk Show at Eva
What: Samantha Pleet is swinging by Bowery's Eva boutique for a fall trunk show event. Preview Pleet's fall '09 line and presentation, enjoy free cocktails, shop discounted Samantha Pleet samples, and score a 15% discount on Eva's spring goods.
When: Saturday, May 9, from 3 to 9 p.m.
Where: Eva New York, 355 Bowery, (between 3rd and 4th streets); 212-925-3890.
Den Sale
What: Den is turning their East Village boutique into a temporary sample sale spot with loads of past season merch for both him and her. Shop markdowns up to 80% off on Repetto, Alexander Wang, Trovata, Comme des Garçon, and more.
When: Open for the next few weeks—with new merch added each week
Where: Den, 330 East 11th Street, (between 1st and 2nd avenues); 212-475-0079.
Save Fashion Sale
What: Our Save Fashion sample sale gears up for another week of amazing finds from an all new set of designers. Find women's goods from Acne, Giles & Brother by Philip Crangi, Gryphon, Kiki de Montparnasse, Helmut Lang, Rag & Bone, and Rogan—all at least 50% off! Plus, be sure to check back throughout the month of May as following weeks offer new designer faves and starting next Friday our all-star men's week!
When: Week 2 lineup launches, today Friday, May 8, through Wednesday, May 13; store hours: Monday through Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday, from 10 to 9 p.m.; Sunday, from 11 to 7 p.m.
Where: Save Fashion, 641 8th Avenue, (at 41st Street); for more info, check out
Mavi Jeans Sample Sale
What: Mavi's super-comfortable denim is now up to 80% off at their 1-day sample sale. Get there early and pick up cheap jeans for both guys and girls—now starting at $20!
When: Sunday, May 10, from 10 to 5 p.m.
Where: Mavi, 832 Broadway, (between 12th and 13th streets); 917-289-0520.
Loeffler Randall Sample Sale
What: The coveted label is launching their first-ever sample sale including early-season merch no longer available. Find a huge selection of Loeffler Randall shoes (now $125), clothing (now $78), and bags (now $105).
When: Friday, May 8, from 1 to 7 p.m.; and Saturday, May 9, from 11 to 6 p.m.
Where: Loeffler Randall Sample Sale, 525 Broadway, Suite 202, (at Spring Street); 212-226-8787.
Owl's Lab Spring Cleaning Sale
What: Greenwich Village boutique Owl's Lab is doing a bit of spring cleaning and marking down select goods by 30%. Check out sale goods from Vena Cava, Sass & Bide, Sonia Rykiel, Myne, and more.
When: Sale is ongoing
Where: Owl's Lab, 20 East 12th Street, (between 5th Avenue and University Place); 212-633-2672.
Katy Rodriguez Trunk Show
What: Receive a 20% discount on Katy Rodriguez's spring '09 line and meet the designer during her exclusive trunk show event. Shop clothing from her ready-to-wear line, special order pieces, and items made especially for her Resurrection store.
When: Now through Saturday, May 9, from 11 to 7 p.m.
Where: Resurrection, 217 Mott Street, (between Prince and Spring streets), 212-625-1374.
Rebecca Minkoff Sample Sale
What: Rebecca Minkoff's coveted handbags and ready-to-wear is now up to 50% off. Stop by her spring sample sale and find exclusive colors made just for the sale!
When: Now through Sunday, May 10, from 10 to 8 p.m.
Where: Rebecca Minkoff Sample Sale, 33 West 17th Street, (between 5th and 6th avenues); 212-677-7829.
Delman Shoes Sample Sale
What: Shop a discounted selection of Delman's leather flats, sandals, boots, and more at their spring sample sale. With prices now up to 70% off, find select samples priced as low as $30.
When: Friday, May 8, from 10 to 3 p.m.
Where: Delman Sample Sale, 145 West 18th Street, (between 6th and 7th avenues); 212-388-0339.
Alter Spring Sale
What: Brooklyn's Alter boutique is making way for new summer buys with a 30% off sale on their spring goods. Take advantage of discounts on select men's and women's merch from Preloved, Cheap Monday, and more.
When: Sale goes until it's gone
Where: Alter, 109 & 140 Franklin Street, (near Greenpoint Avenue); 718-349-0203.
Loomstate + Jill Platner Pop-Up
What: Loomstate and Jill Platner are teaming up for a summer pop-up offering a limited-edition line of specially created Jill Platner handmade jewels and Loomstate organic men's and women's T-shirts. Plus, stop by the shop and check out Loomstate's full line of spring dresses, denim, and more.
When: Open through the summer
Where: Loomstate + Jill Platner Pop-Up, 113 Crosby Street, (between Prince and Houston streets); 212-324-1298.
La Perla Charity Discount
What: Ladies, stop by La Perla's Madison Avenue boutique and receive a special 25% off discount on La Perla's delicates and lingerie with a percentage of the sales going to Gilda's Club, helping families living with cancer.
When: Discount on Friday, May 8
Where: La Perla, 803 Madison Avenue, (between 67th and 68th avenues); to attend, please RSVP
Botkier Sample Sale
What: Monica Botkier's super soft leather totes and handbags are now up to 75% off at her seasonal sample sale.
When: Friday, May 8, from 11 to 8 p.m.; Saturday, May 9, from 11 to 7 p.m.; and Sunday, May 10, from 11 to 5 p.m.
Where: Botkier Sample Sale, 172 Mercer Street, (at Houston Street); 646-747-4149.
Twinkle by Wenlan Sample Sale
What: Wenlan Chia's colorful clothing and knits are up for grabs at Twinkle by Wenlan's sample sale. Shop discounted dresses, tops, and accessories now up to 70% off.
When: Friday, May 8, from 10 to 6 p.m.
Where: Twinkle by Wenlan Sample Sale, 545 8th Avenue, 17th floor, (at 37th Street); no phone.
3.1 Phillip Lim Resort Sale
What: Pieces from Phillip Lim's resort collection are now up to 40% off at his SoHo boutique. Pick up his gorgeous floral print dresses, cropped jackets, light knit cardigans, pleated shorts, silk trench coats, and more—perfect for spring.
When: Sale is ongoing
Where: 3.1 Phillip Lim, 115 Mercer Street, (between Spring and Prince streets); 212-334-1160.
Castor & Pollux New Spring Arrivals
What: New spring goods have arrived at West Village boutique Castor & Pollux. Check out shop favorites United Bamboo, Acne, Built by Wendy, Jeffrey Monteiro, as well as easy-to-wear dresses from up-and-coming designer Kimberly Ovitz.
When: New items just added
Where: Castor & Pollux, 238 West 10th Street, (between Bleecker and Hudson streets); 212-645-6572.
Dunderdon Sale
What: NoHo store Dunderdon has just begun their spring sale. Find 30% markdowns on their stylish jackets, dresses, and work-wear inspired separates for both men and women.
When: Now through the end of May
Where: Dunderdon, 25 Howard Street, (between Broadway and Lafayette Street); 212-226-4040.