Sample Sales Galore

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Circa Now Sidewalk Sale
What: East Village boutique Circa Now is moving outside for a summer sidewalk sale with sweet deals on their vintage and contemporary stock—including vintage dresses, shoes, fur, coats, denim, bags, and more (now $2 – $60)! Plus, find additional merch from fellow vendors Spring & Clifton, Brendan Donnelly, Audrey Reynolds, and more.
When: Saturday, August 22 and Sunday, August 23, from noon to 7 p.m.
Where: Circa Now Sidewalk Sale, 238 East 6th Street, (between Bowery and 2nd avenues); 212-254-2555.
Freemans Sporting Club Moving Sale
What: Gentlemen’s purveyor Freemans Sporting Club is moving out of their L.E.S. office and selling off a selection of their rugged shackets, tailored shirts, polos, belts, swim trunks, and more. Plus, check out a selection of their antiques and furniture—including a vintage pool table up for grabs..
When: Saturday, August 22, through Monday, September 7; Monday through Friday, from 11 to 8 p.m.; Saturday, from 11 to 7 p.m.; and Sunday, from noon to 6 p.m.
Where: Freemans Sporting Club, 8 Rivington Street, (between Bowery and Chrystie streets); 212-673-3209.
Honey in the Rough Caycee Black Trunk Show
What: Swing by Honey in the Rough for a special trunk show preview of up-and-coming designer Caycee Black’s premiere collection. Meet the designer and take advantage of an exclusive 20% discount on her entire line—including bags, scarves, necklaces made for the event. Plus, enjoy cocktails, sweets, and more all night long.
When: Sunday, August 23, from 3 to 7 p.m.
Where: Honey in the Rough, 161 Rivington Street, (between Suffolk and Clinton streets); 212-228-6415.
Barneys Warehouse Sale
What: Barneys infamous Warehouse Sale begins this week at their Chelsea Co-Op store. Take advantage of 50% to 75% off markdowns on their designer merch for men and women.
When: Now through Monday, September 7; Friday, August 21, from 8 to 9 p.m.; then next week, weekdays, from 10 to 9 p.m.; and weekends, from 10 to 7 p.m.; Monday, September 7, from 10 to 7 p.m.
Where: Barneys Warehouse Sale, 255 West 17th Street, (between 7th and 8th avenues); 212-450-8400.
Built by Wendy Last Chance Sale
What: It’s the last call for amazing sale merch at Built by Wendy’s Last Chance Summer Sale. For one week only, shop in-store and receive an additional 25% off everything—including already marked-down shirts, dresses, pants, knits, and more for both men and women.
When: Now through Wednesday, August 26
Where: Built by Wendy, 7 Centre Market Place, (between Broome and Grand streets); 212-925-6538; 46 North 6th Street, (between Wythe and Kent streets); Williamsburg; 718-384-2882.
Gilded Age Sample Sale
What: Guys, gear up for great deals at Gilded Age’s fall ’09 sample sale. Find up to 75% off sales on their great knits, jackets, pants, and more—including a cashmere Butler cardigan (now $150), Gotham Red Selvage jeans (now $120), and Gilded Age Trench coat (now $188).
When: Friday, August 21, from 10:30 to 7 p.m.; and Saturday, August 22, from 10:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Where: Gilded Age Sample Sale, 580 Broadway, Suite 912, (between Houston and Prince streets); 212-228-7747.
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