Housing Works (ends today!)
If you have time to stop by one of this AIDS-service organization's seven thrift stores, you'll find fall merchandise from a wide range of brands (think Gucci, Prada, DVF). Want specifics? Try a Derek Lam tiered red dress for $250 or a Marc Jacobs Collection jacket for $500. The $10 entry fee for non-members may seem rough but remember -- you're shopping for a cause!
Built by Wendy
Here is an affordable fall sample sale just in time for the cool weather coming our way. The label's Brooklyn location is offering steep discounts on items from their men's and women's collections -- like an oversized wool coat marked down from $405 to $180 and a men's herringbone sport jacket from $280 to $100. Head to 46 N. 6th St. in Williamsburg for the deals. Friday-Saturday (10-8) and Sunday (12-6).
This massive sale (which runs through the weekend) offers ready-to-wear, shoes, select bags, and -- of course -- the label's iconic silk scarves for an incredible 40-70 percent off. Just think of all the holiday gifts you could snap up in just one trip. Head to the Metropolitan Pavilion: 123 West 18th Street. Thursday (9-8), Friday and Saturday (9-6), Sunday (1-5).
Only Hearts Sample Sale
The clothing and, best of all, the delicate lingerie at Only Hearts will be up to 80 percent off this weekend a the mini-chain's Upper West Side outpost. Venture over to 386 Columbus Avenue, at 78th Street. Thursday (11-7:30), Friday (11-8), Saturday and Sunday (11-6).
Chocheng is a 23-year-old Parson's grab who just showed his first runway collection this month at New York's fashion week. Spring looks and pre-fall coats, suit, and blazers are on sale for up to 70 percent off this weekend if you head to the label's new uptown atelier at 51 E 63rd St. Thursday-Friday (11-7) and Saturday (11-5).
Beginning Monday you can take up to 20 percent off select jewelry. The shop's 'Androgyny' collection features simple rings and cufflinks, while the 'Glam' line offers a more ornate collection of rings and dangling earrings. You'll find the sale at 43 Greenwich Ave. Monday-Saturday (12-7) and Sunday (12-6).
From Around the World Vintage Archive
Husband-and-wife team David and Suzanne Fitschen have run the archive since 1998, offering appointment only shopping until now. For the archive's 10th anniversary celebration, it is opening its doors to the public for the first time with vintage apparel marked down by 50 to 75 percent. You have until October 13 to make your way down to 209 W. 38th St. Monday-Friday (3-6).
This designer sale starts today and offers 75 percent off shoes and bags from Givenchy, Zanotti, Valentino and more. What should you expect? Giuseppe Zanotti tuxedo heels marked down from $795 to $99 or black-and-white Casadei wedges down from $995 to $99. Head to 220 Lafayette St. for the sale from now until October 4 (11-8).
From now through the end of October, the eco-friendly London footwear brand is offering 50 to 70 percent off men’s and women’s shoes. You can find their pop-up outlet store at 111 Thompson St. Monday to Saturday (11-7) and Sunday (12-6).