Live the dream, or at least get a shot at dreamy, fashion-forward lingerie and ready-to-wear at the designer's autumn sample sale. RTW will go for up to 75 percent off retail, while lingerie's reduced by a whopping 80 percent, and organic cotton lingerie separates are discounted 60 percent. Swimwear is included, too, with sets going for $40 (originally $228). 137 Grand Street, Fifth Floor: Ends Today, 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
Shop the designer's reliably pretty separates for equally attractive prices: Dresses are marked down to $145 from $398, jackets and coats to $195-$275 from $448-$698, and skirts, pants and tops to $95 from $298. 225 W. 35th Street: Ends Today, 9:30am-7pm.
There's somethin from every season including—for the first time—clothing straight off the runway. Discounts include blouses for $95 (originally $395), skirts for $65 (originally $275), dresses for $155 (originally $525) and last, but certainly not least, leather jackets reduced to just $295 from $1,200. Additional incentives include an additional 10 percent off if you RSVP here, and gift certificates when you spend a certain amount ($25 for $250, $75 for $500 and $125 for $1,000). Metropolitan Pavilion, 123 W. 18th Street: Ends Today, 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
Seasoned fashion veteran Tam will host a seasonal sample sale with markdowns up to 75 percent off retail. Now's your chance to snag urbane, lovely wares at a steal. 240 W. 39th Street, 11th Floor: Ends Today, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
LAFAYETTE 148 WAREHOUSE SALE
Sweet deals abound at the Soho shop's big-deal sale, including 75 percent off retail on dresses, coats, separates and leather. Prices on pants dip below $50, tops start at just $25 and leather goes as low as $108. 148 Lafayette Street: Ends Today, 9 a.m.-7 p.m.
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The showroom/gallery hybrid with a retail spin is offering significant markdowns on their stellar lineup of designers, including LnA, Surface to Air, Won Hundred, Iro, Oak, Kai-Aakmann and more. 676 Broadway, Second Floor: November 12-13; Friday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Saturday, 12-6 p.m.
MEMORIAL SLOAN-KETTERING THRIFT SHOP HOLIDAY BAZAAR
The Memorial Sloan-Kettering Thrift Shop, known for its stock of covetable hand-me-downs from Manhattan's Upper East Side glamazon set, is hosting its blockbuster holiday bazaar. The benefits are two-fold: You'll find knockout bargains, and the hospital gets the dough. 1440 Third Avenue: Through November 14; Friday, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; Saturday, 11am-5 p.m.; Sunday, 12-5 p.m.
Cashmere coats, accessories and clothes (perfect leggings, dreamy dresses) for pared-down sophisticates are on sale for up to 70 percent off during this prime sample sale event. 97 Crosby Street: Through November 14; Friday, 3-7 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 1-5 p.m.
A goody among city sample sales, the La Perla 'do goes down Sunday. Prices on premium lingerie are reduced by up to 80 percent: the balconet bra is $51 (originally $258) and culotte, $40 (originally $204), while thongs originally priced at $107 are now $21. 225 Fifth Avenue: November 14-18; Sunday, 12 p.m.-5 p.m.; Monday-Wednesday, 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m.; Thursday, 9:30 a.m.-7 p.m.