SAMPLE CIRCUIT:

End Of Summer Sale Surge With Charlotte Olympia, Sferra, Loro Piana & More

It's been a little slow on the sale front for the past few weeks as the regular designer sales peter off at Summer's end, but we still have a few more days of the season left, and this week reminds us that even when the ready-to-wear sale cycle is in a downturn, there are always sales that will pick up the slack.

This week, savvy shoe shoppers will be streaming to the Warwick Hotel starting on Tuesday for CHARLOTTE OLYMPIA's sale which is promising a hefty 70% discount on her signature shoes and handbags.

Also on Tuesday, our friends at 260SampleSale are featuring sporty Brazilian fashion brand OSKLEN in their SoHo location and contemporary women's label PARKER at its Fifth Avenue home base.

On Wednesday, the Chelsea Market will off a dual sale on seasonless goods from two popular brands. SFERRA, the esteemed Italian bed and bath brand will selling its sumptuous sheets and towels alongside RIEDEL's precisely crafted stem and crystalware.

If you can hold out until Sunday, you will be prepared for LORO PIANA's seasonal extravaganza at Soiffer Haskin. Luxury fans know this as a chance to get some magnificent cashmere sweaters and scarves for prices that are only about half as jaw-draping as usual. Prepare to surrender all of your personal belongings while you shop.


RETAIL REVIVAL:

Pearl River Mart Finally Finds A New Home In Chelsea Market

PearlRivermartSoHoIt's been a rough road for the beloved downtown emporium Pearl River Mart which was forced out of its multi-level SoHo home (pictured right) with what so many city retailers continuer to face, a massive rent hike. It has been a few years since then, and while the company opened an outpost in Tribeca last fall, a new location in the Chelsea Market with a 15-year lease will receive the benefit of the kind of teeming shopping crowds it used to find regularly in SoHo when it opens later this year. The new store will be 3,500 square feet and along with the familiar mix of Asian products the store is promising special food events, performances and other cultural activities.
Anyone who hasn't visited Manhattan's original food hall will discover that over the summer it has grown by opening up a whole new floor downstairs, an while we don't yet know the specific location of the new store, there is a lot more space for new businesses in the building. According to DNAinfo, Pearl River Mart will be joining a new yet to be named farm-to-table restaurant with an adjacent furniture store from chef John Doherty of Tribeca's Black Barn restaurant and Mark Zeff of the apparently unrelated interior store BLACKBARN Shop. Both ventures are expected to open later this fall, so while the Meatpacking District a block or so south seems to be suffering from a lack of excitement, the Chelsea Market itself looks like it will continue to be a major draw in the neighborhood.


COLLABORATION ANTICIPATION:

UNIQLO x JW Anderson Arrives Next Week With Christophe Lemaire's Next UNIQLO U Delivery On Its Heels

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Images via Uniqlo.com

It's a good few weeks coming up for Uniqlo fans as more of the Japanese mega-chain's renowned collaborations will be hitting the sales floor. The long running Ines de la Fressange collaboration arrived in stores last month including her first pieces for men, but next week, fans will be lining up for one of the most anticipated team-ups of the season with editorial darling JW Anderson (pictured above). While designer Jonathan Anderson should have his hands full designing for both his own signature label as well as Spanish luxury brand Loewe, he is no stranger to the high/low collaboration with a couple of Topshop capsules under his belt already. The Uniqlo line takes things to a new level, including a full menswear assortment and a much larger production run to satisfy the chain's vast store count. Look for updated twists on classic British heritage looks like bold tartans, technicolor fair isles and classic trench coats in up-to-the minute proportions. Prices will fall in a wallet-friendly zone ranging from $14.90 to 149.90 for outerwear pieces, and while Anderson is known for some avant-garde runway statements, the capsule collection shows that he equally adept at translating his vision to more accessible looks without losing his special touch. he collection will be available online late Thursday evening on September 21st and in the chain's Flagship stores on the 22nd. That store lineup includes the three New York flagships on Fifth Avenue, 34th Street and Broadway in Soho along with Michigan Avenue in Chicago, Newbury Street in Boston, Chestnut Street in Philadelphia, Tyson's Corner in Northern Virginia, Beverly Center in LA, Union Square in San Francisco and a soon to open store in Santa Anita California. See a preview of each item in the collection with prices HERE.

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Images via Uniqlo.com

Thats not all. Faithful customers will be relieved to know that the Fall delivery of the UNIQLO U collection designed by Christophe Lemaire (pictured above and below) will become available only a couple of weeks after the Anderson collection hits. Spun off from the Uniqlo x Lemaire a few seasons ago, the line features more of the chain's advanced basics featuring its most technologically developed materials and designs from its own dedicated design studio in Paris. This season, look for more of the line's expertly engineered knitwear, updated down outerwear, Blocktech trenches and perfectly proportioned tees. Full, billowing trousers will be available for both men and women along with accessories all in an earthy color range. Online availability will start at 9 PM ET on October  5th with select styles hitting all stores the next day, and the complete collection only at Flagship stores. Click HERE for a preview of the line, and then set your alarms, because we all know the best pieces go fast.

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Images via Uniqlo.com

THIS WEEK ONLINE:

Jil Sander, Prada, John Varvatos & Paul Smith Lead This Week's Flash Sale Lineup

Here is your weekly sampling of some of the brands you can expect to find on the bigger online Flash Sale Sites this week. You should click over to the sites themselves for a full schedule of events, and be sure to check for the correct start time for each sale. Shop well!

GILT GROUPE
Plenty by Tracy Reese, Ron Tomson, Ray-Ban, Jil Sander, Rachel Zoe, Sigerson Morrison, John Varvatos, Paul Smith, Bottega Veneta, Mezlan, Alexandre Birman, Amrapali Jewelry, Stella McCartney, Alexis, Ramy Brook, Prada, 7 For All Mankind, Thomas Pink —join HERE
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White + Warren, True Religion, VieVite Rose, Ella Moss, Villeroy & Boch, Cinzia Rocca, Sperry, Alice + Olivia, New Balance, Fleur't, Peter Millar, Lancôme, Carolina Herrera,    —join HERE
HAUTE LOOK
True Religion, Fendi Sun, Badgley Mischka, Pierre Balmain, Andrew Marc, Zanzara, Rebecca Minkoff, Perricone, Volcom, Good Man Brand, Sandro Moscoloni, Michele Watches, Vince Camuto, Jay Godfrey, John Varvatos, Scotch & Soda, Briggs & Riley, Robert Wayne —join HERE

SAMPLE CIRCUIT:

It's Time For The Big Opening Ceremony Sale

Opening-Ceremony-FlyerThere's no more bittersweet signal for shoppers that summer is coming to a close than the big OPENING CEREMONY clearance sale (Click on the flyer at right) which, like clockwork, is happening this weekend, the last one before Labor Day. As the innovative retailer/wholesaler has become increasingly popular, its offsite final clearance sale has generated more interest and even longer lines. While it bounced around various Manhattan locations for several seasons, the sale has now comfortably settled into a regular location at the Williamsburg, Brooklyn club Villain. While the selection can be hit or miss, the process are usually exceptional, especially on Sunday when they typically get another deep discount. The good news is that the weather looks favorable through the weekend, so make sure to have a good audiobook loaded on your phone.

Although OC tends to cap off the clearance season,that's not the only sale around this week. THE SHOE BOX has taken over 260 Fifth Avenue through the weekend with its seasonal blowout of shoes and more shoes along with apparel and handbags. 

Emerging designer ROSETTA GETTY will be opening her showroom today only for 80% savings on apparel and swimwear, and popular contemporary brand TUCKER will be taking up to a whopping 90% off its wares in the far western reaches of Chelsea on Friday and Saturday.


THIS WEEK ONLINE:

Saint Laurent, Tom Ford, John Varvatos, Tumi, Trina Turk & More In This Week's Flash Sales

Here is your weekly sampling of some of the brands you can expect to find on the bigger online Flash Sale Sites this week. You should click over to the sites themselves for a full schedule of events, and be sure to check for the correct start time for each sale. Shop well!

GILT GROUPE
Saint Laurent, Max Mara, Lucca Couture, Wolford, LK Bennett, Salvatore Ferragamo Watches, Current Elliott, Opening Ceremony, Saks Fifth Avenue Men's Collection, Prada, Diesel, Tom Ford, John Varvatos, Giorgio Brutini, Rebecca Taylor, Grey State, Hunter Boots —join HERE
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Furla, Mario Valentino, Michael Stars, Escada, Samsonite & Hartmann, Le Creuset, Frette, Cuisinart, Shun Cutlery, Lafayette 148, Mariposa, Kenneth Jay Lane, TART Collections, Stride Rite, Kerastase —join HERE
HAUTE LOOK
Trina Turk, Aquatalia, Milly, Autumn Cashmere, Unsimply Stitched, TUMI, Elie Tahari, Meghan LA, ALDO, Joseph Abboud, Diesel Watches, Juicy Couture, Ella Moss, Dolce Vita, Rogue, Members Only, Kenneth Cole Reaction, Andrew Christian —join HERE

SAMPLE CIRCUIT:

Sachin + Babi, Bonobos & Jack Rogers Lead This Week's Sample Sales

Mid-August is not typically high season for sample sales, but the shopping circuit is not totally on hiatus. it turns out that there still are a few coveted labels with stock to get rid of just in time for a late-summer wardrobe boost.

Popular contemporary designer label SACHIN + BABI is in the middle of a three-day sale in the Garment District featuring 80% discounts on samples and stock for anyone in need (or want) of a chic late-summer party frock through Wednesday

Starting today, the standard-bearer for well-fitting men's trousers, BONOBOS has returned to 260 Fifth Avenue and will be offering its full range of apparel and accessories from the Spring-Summer season at deep discounts and typically including some excellent deals through Sunday

Classic summer sandal brand JACK ROGERS is once again opening its showroom to offer its famous woven leather slides among other accessories, handbags and apparel from a host of contemporary labels starting today through Friday —just in time to grab one more pair of thongs for the last few weeks of Summer.

For one day only, model Liya Kebede will be offering savings on her own Ethiopia-based label LEMLEM which includes contemporary sportswear and dresses in vibrant prints and colors.

See out SALE ROLL sidebar at left for more details as well as any late-breaking sales we discover. Next week, look for scheduled sales from The Shoe Box and Dolce Vita and more as we head toward Labor Day.


THIS WEEK ONLINE:

Dior, Margiela, Balenciaga & Burberrey lead This Weeks Flash Sales + Adidas, TOD's, DVF, Tory Burch & More

Here is your weekly sampling of some of the brands you can expect to find on the bigger online Flash Sale Sites this week. You should click over to the sites themselves for a full schedule of events, and be sure to check for the correct start time for each sale. Shop well!

GILT GROUPE
Puma, Christian Dior, 3x1 Denim, Maiden Lane Shoes, Maison Margiela, Balenciaga, Antonio Maurizi, Burberry, Arthur Marder Fine Jewelry, Likely, Sea Bleu Cashmere, Giuseppe Zanotti, Unsimply Stitched —join HERE
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TUMI, Velvet by Graham & Spencer, Legacybox, Breville, Fitz & Floyd, Longchamp, TOD's, Givenchy Beauty, Cinzia Rocca, Free People, Hart Schaffner Marx, Nambé, Tory Burch, Chloé Sunglasses —join HERE
HAUTE LOOK
DL 1961, Sorel, Calvin Rucker, Diane von Furstenberg Sun, Kenneth Cole, Spyder, Soul Star, Adidas, Seven7, Tiare Hawaii, Anna Beck Jewelry, Velvet by Graham & Spencer, CHARLES by Charles David, Thomas Wylde, Smashbox, Josie Maran, Magnanni Shoes, Simon Spurr, Sanuk —join HERE

THIS WEEK ONLINE:

Jimmy Choo, Alexander McQueen, Marc Jacobs, Maui & Sons & More In This Week's Flash Sales

Here is your weekly sampling of some of the brands you can expect to find on the bigger online Flash Sale Sites this week. You should click over to the sites themselves for a full schedule of events, and be sure to check for the correct start time for each sale. Shop well!

GILT GROUPE
Jimmy Choo, Versace Watches, Young Fabulous & Broke, CHARLES by Charles David, Valentino, Dolce & Gabbana, Millburn Co., Marc Jacobs, Marissa Webb, Helmut Lang, Maison Père, Haute Hippie, Nanette Lepore, Ben Sherman, Alexander McQueen, Sundek, Happy Socks —join HERE
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Badly Mischka, The FLEXX, Judith Ripka, Jimmy Choo, UGG, OXO & Dyson, Tahari ASL, KEDS, Skinn Cosmetica, Peter Millar, Bulgari, Charriol —join HERE
HAUTE LOOK
TOMS, Levi's, LOVE Moschino, Robert Graham, The North Face, Liebeskind Berlin, Reef, Olive & Oak, Cult of Individuality, Nike Eyewear, Tommy Hilfiger, James Perse, Burberry Sunglasses, Timberland, Wolford, MAUI & Sons —join HERE

THIS WEEK ONLINE:

Loewe, Paul Andrew, Jil Sander, Miu Miu, Joie, Equipment & More From This Week's Flash Sales

Here is your weekly sampling of some of the brands you can expect to find on the bigger online Flash Sale Sites this week. You should click over to the sites themselves for a full schedule of events, and be sure to check for the correct start time for each sale. Shop well!

GILT GROUPE
Corso Como, Bailey 44, Alternative Apparel, Blanc Noir, Jil Sander, Dolce & Gabbana, Maje, Paul Andrew, Jack Spade, Eastland, Original Penguin, Oliver Gal, Errebiacasa, Jaipur Rugs —join HERE
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Frye, Kendall & Kylie, J.McLaughlin, David Donahue, Diane von Furstenberg, Common Projects, Loewe, Suzy Levian Diamonds, FENDI Optical, Me Too, Mary Jurek Design, Elie Tahari —join HERE
HAUTE LOOK
Joie, Current/Elliot, Hobo, Philosophy, Salvatore Ferragamo Sunglasses, G-Star, Havaianas, RVCA, Wolverine, Sperry, Equipment, ASTR, Nixon Watches, Mariella Rosati, Ron Tomson, Robert Graham Sun, Urban Decay, Miu Miu Eyewear, Halston Heritage, Donald J Pliner, Cohesive & Co., Religion, New Denim  —join HERE