The week ahead is packed with all kinds of shopping adventures and excitements as we tell you where in New York you can get all kinds of fabulous deals and bargains.
1071 Sixth Ave
Who hasn’t heard of Charlotte Ronson, the English fashion designer who lives in New York these days? Her showroom, located on 1071 Sixth Ave, between 40th and 41st Sts, suite 301 (212-789-9606) is usually opened only for specific events. But come June 9 and it will throw open its doors to the public and offer frocks, shoes, tops, and trousers at a whopping discount. What was once priced beyond your budget is now tantalizingly within reach. Go for it! The store timings are 10am–7pm.
Diane von Furstenberg
260 Fifth Ave between 28th and 29th Sts (212-725-5400)
Diane von Furstenberg gained popularity in the 70’s thanks to her chic wrap-dress of which she’s probably sold several million pieces. If you want to get your hands on one of her silk wrap dresses, get down to her store where the markdown fest is about to begin on June 8. With up to 75 % off, this sale is sure to draw crowds. So make sure you reach early.
505 Greenwich St (212-925-0882)
The New York outpost of the Honolulu store, Aloha Rag stocks some of the most prestigious and expensive brands in both men and women’s apparel, including Balmain, Rick Owens, Maison Martin Margiela, 3.1 Phillip Lim, and Alexander Wang. Now, throughout June, these brands are marked 30% off. Where do you have to go?
Looking for something classy to wear to a party? Or have an important interview coming up and don’t have anything appropriate in your wardrobe? Luckily for your Theory has organized two sample sales, (one for men and one for women) and all clothes are under $110.
Well…if these sales are making you jump up and down for excitement, wait until tomorrow when we will be back with more information on other sales happening in New York. You didn’t think that was the end of it, did you? The fun has just begun!
While we were sorely tempted not to write the second part of this issue, we realized our duty and have come back to keep our word. Why didn’t we wish to write about these sales? Well, the way we look at it, the less people know about these awesome deals, the more chances there are that we could find great stuff at these stores. You know, cut the competition!
Anyway, let’s set the ball rolling…more shopping events coming your way.
260 W 39th St between Seventh and Eighth Aves (646-438-6928)
Tracy Reese is famous for her ultra-feminine, 1950s-inspired clothes that feature unusual prints, lace, frills, and embroidery. To some, her creations may be whimsical, but they certainly have caught the fancy of celebrities like Michelle Obama and Taylor Swift. In this sale, not just her main label but also her two diffusion lines, Frock and Plenty, will be marked down. That embroidered cami jumpsuit you’d been eyeing can be yours for $140 (earlier $310) and you can also pick up some strapless printed dresses for $99.
Green Spaces, 394 Broadway between Walker and White Sts (508-364-2833)
If you shop with a conscience, SalonEco Shops! is probably going to appeal to you. Under one roof you can look through the stuff of over 20 local designers. Pleated organic cotton shorts that would normally be priced at $250 have been marked down to $120; Feral Childe stretch silk and satin dresses are available at $160; Cri de Coeur vegan pumps with faux-suede lining come at $77, and Julie Apple graffiti-printed bags made from recycled material are less than $75.
4 W 58th St between Fifth and Sixth Aves (212-920-1211)
Looking for some sexy lingerie? La Perla offers a stunning range of lingerie that combines all the elements that women are so fond of – drama, mystery, glamour, and seduction. This Italian lingerie store is organizing a mega sale where all those lacy underthings you only looked at and pined for from a distance can be bought at affordable prices. Prices have been slashed by almost 80%. What more do you want?
Well, that brings us to the end of this article, and this is your cue to grab your purse, rush out of your house, flag a taxi, and get to your favorite store to make the best of these offers. Happy shopping and spending!