Combat the heat and humidity with some air-conditioned sample sales in the city, including Cynthia Rowley, Zero + Maria Cornejo and more.
Now is the time to snag one of the designer's signature intricate, diaphanous dresses. Spring merch can be had for up to 75 percent off through today. 260 W. 39th Street: Today, 9am-6pm.
The new Montauk shop has seemed to rule summer shopping so far, but those of us in the city can get in on some Cynthia Rowley fun in the sun with up to 80 percent off apparel and accessories this weekend at the designer's urban pied-à-terre.376 Bleecker Street: July 16-18; Friday-Saturday, 10am-8pm; Sunday, 11am-8pm.
ZERO + MARIA CORNEJO
The designer's end-of-season sale starts today, placing its thoroughly modern and understated gems on offer for up to 75 percent off their original prices. 33 Bleecker Street and 807 Greenwich Street: Hours, Monday-Saturday, 12-7pm; Sunday, 12-6pm.
COUMON TRUNK SHOW AT OLD HOLLYWOOD
The Limelight Marketplace's accessories boutique will bring in the Brooklyn-based Coumon to showcase handmade vintage kimono silk braided necklaces and headpieces. Regularly priced between $45-$65, the goods will be reduced between 15-20 percent for the trunk show. Limelight Marketplace at 656 Sixth Avenue: Saturday, July 17, 12-5pm.
CHARLIE & SAM
Through the end of the month, charming-cool WIlliamsburg boutique Charlie and Sam is reducing prices on Siwy Denim, Repetto and their in-house line by 30-50 percent. Daily Candy has an extra incentive code for online shoppers here. 135 Grand Street, Williamsburg: Through July 31; Monday-Saturday, 12-7pm; Sunday 12-6pm.
COCO DE MER
It's only fitting that when the heat rises, prices on hot lingerie dip. Case in point, significant discounts being implemented on luxe bras, panties and lingerie from Stella McCartney, La Perla, Princesse Tam Tam and others. 236 Elizabeth Street: July 15-17; Friday-Saturday, 12-8pm; Sunday, 12-6pm.
JF & SON
Not only is the store on sale for 25 percent off all items, but word is, they're also serving Prosecco. And we all know that booze can make 25 percent seem like just-about-free. 19 Kenmare Street: Through Sunday, July 18; Friday, 5-8pm; Saturday-Sunday, 11am-8pm.
KIKI DE MONTPARNASSE
Quelle chaleur! Summer starts to really heat up with prices reduced up to 70 percent on the lusty-luxe lingerie line's skivvies, loungewear and accessories from last season--in stores and online. 79 Greene Street: Today through August 14.
More fancy-pants lingerie on sale at Agent Provocateur, whose underpinnings--including hosiery--are going for half off through July. 133 Mercer Street: Through July 31. Monday-Saturday, 11am-7pm; Sunday, 12-6pm.
Why just shop, when you can do so in an outdoor party setting with music accompaniment? Head to the Greenpoint Bazaar, thrown by In God We Trust and The Parlour Brooklyn for daytime shopping at IGWT, Erica Weiner, Round Designs Jewelry and more. Come nightfall, there'll be music, games and drinks--pretty much the entire package. 70-72 Greenpoint Avenue: Saturday, July 17, 12-6pm.
The boutique is hosting its biannual sale, with 40-60 percent off its stellar designer lineup, including Caolyn Massey, Mandy Coon, Chronicles of Never, Raquel Allegra, Alex Yamaguchi and more. 174 Ludlow Street: Through Sunday, July 18.
New discounts have been added this week on the shop's selection of (rarely discounted) designers from Isabel Marant to Altuzarra. 391 Greenwich Street.