In a world where designers resort to all sorts of bells and whistles to make their handbags stand out, Lauren Merkin 's understated, elegant bags are like a breath of fresh air. With streamlined but chic shapes, she puts the focus on the materials (often exotics like snakeskin-patterned...

Lauren Merkin Spring Sample Sale NYC: handbags, clutches and accessories up to 70% off! Louise mint snake + mustard snake: was $200, now $100 Astrid rainbow serpent: was $425, now $150 Diana maize textured snake: was $195, now $95 Tess blush textured snake: was $325, now $150 Small leather...

Though the inventory was lacking compared to the June sale (mentioned above), still, the YSL sample sale in October takes 2nd place. The queue to enter the sale began as early as 2am and was the longest turnout in Soiffer Haskin history. After skipping out on their perennial August sample...

Handbag designer Lauren Merkin will be hosting a new sample sale from Tuesday, August 9th through Friday, August 12th at the Lauren Merkin Showroom (231 W. 29th Street, Suite 201, between 7th and 8th Avenue). Her elegant but downtown cool handbags, clutches and accessories will be priced at...

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The forthcoming Gryson & Olivia Harris by Joy Gryson Sample Sale is yet another sample sale to get your hands of quality handbags at sample sale prices. In this sale, Fall 2011 styles are up to 70% off and samples as low as $50!!! Check these items out: The Italian leather "Convertible Tote"...

Japanese avant-garde designer, Issey Miyake, will be hosting a 1-day sample sale next week. Also, make sure to check out Lauren Merkin's summer sample sale starting next Tuesday. Shoppers should be able to save big on women's & men's. Keep in mind that they will only accept credit...

Traditionally speaking, August is the time of year when Alexander Wang hosts its annual sample sale in Soho. But for 2014, I bring news that this staple on the NYC sample sale circuit will be a no-show. If you're a big fan of Wang, I'm sure you've been eagerly anticipating (and frankly,...

The Lauren Merkin sample sale is a perfect example of a feel-good low-key purchase. Lauren Merkin handbags, clutches and accessories will all be priced up to 70% off. A very pretty snake textured peach shoulder bag will be $150 from $325, a rainbow colored hobo will be $150 from $425 and...

 

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