SHOE IN: Take 20% off pretty much everything - spring/summer '09 footwear and handbags from the likes of Kate Spade, D&G, Botkier and KORS -- in stores at various locations of The Shoe Box around town this Friday through Sunday as they slash prices for Customer Appreciation Weekend. 5/15-17; see website for store locations.
FRED NO. 1: Don't forget: Iconic classics from Fred Perry (polos, tees, jackets, and shoes) are priced from $40 this weekend at the sample sale, which ends Sunday. 547 W. 27th St at 10th Ave.
A MOVEABLE FLEA: For one day only, the Brooklyn Flea will be set up under the Manhattan Bridge arch this Sunday, in the spectacular 6,000-sq.-ft. gallery space. Should be something to behold. The vendors will still be excellently curated, and the bargains intense.
FRED NO. 2: On Sunday, get yourself on the L train to Greenpoint for the one-day-a-year blowout sale at kitsch-and-glam purveyor Fred Flare. All the gadgets and gizmos will be going for pennies, sunglasses and jewelry will be in the $5 range, and you'll be able to scoop up $10 wearables from the likes of Paul Frank. Sunday, 11AM-5PM. 131 Meserole Avenue at Leonard Street, Greenpoint (718) 349-1257.
STARTS SUNDAY: The Cole Haan sample sale for men and women will take up to 75% off retail on shoes, bags, outerwear, you name it. Prices in the low double digits, people! 5/17-21, 9AM-6:30PM. 317 W. 33rd Street at 8th Avenue, (718) 747-1656.