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Designer Discounts Help Usher in Spring

Sample Sale Roundup!



    Designer Discounts Help Usher in Spring
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    Now that Spring has sprung, designers are unloading their winter wear at steep discounts. Elie Tahari, for example, is selling luxury shearling outerwear that originally cost $1,998 for just $199! Here's where you can find the Tahari sale, and others, thanks to Elysa Lazar at


    Through April 4 at 510 Fifth Avenue, Ground Floor, Manhattan

    Women's & men's clothing, shoes and accessories are up to 80% off original prices at this sample sale. Handbags that were originally priced up to $995 are now on sale for as little at $79. Shoes that cost up to $525 are now priced as low as $69 and shirts once costing up to $228 are now on sale for just $49.


    Through April 7 at 385 Fifth Avenue, 10th Floor, Manhattan

    At their annual Spring/Summer sample sale, Maxx NY is pricing its handbags from as little as $15m up to $150. And you can save an additional 10% with any cash purchase over $100. These handbags are featured in Oprah, In Style, Glamour and Vanity Fair magazines and have been seen on the shoulders of celebrities like Britney Spears and Mira Sorvino.


    Through April 4 at 247 West 37th Street, 17th Floor, Manhattan

    Sophisticated dresses, women's jackets and coats, skirts, tops are now on sale, as well as formal cocktail and evening wear. Prices on their Spring clothes are 70% off, and select items from their Fall 2008 collection are 90% off. The company also has Sun Dresses, perfect for the warmer weather ahead. There's a minimum of a $100 purchase for credit card sales. Prices range from $25-$239.


    Through April 30 at 48 West 37th Street, 11th Floor, Manhattan

    Fine Italian-made clothing is priced between 60% and 80% off at this showroom sale. For women there are designer cashmere and cashmere/wool blend coats and jackets, shearlings, sweaters and pants. Men can find designer cashmere and cashmere/wool blend overcoats, raincoats, suits, tuxedos, jackets and slacks, dress shirts and more. Special sale racks are now 90% off!