As you have probably noticed, I love a good bargain, esspecially sample sales. Since it takes so long to blog about them I don’t have time to write about all the ones I want to, so I have decided to dedicate a page to sample sales just giving you the information you need!
This is one you don’t want to miss, just make sure you sharpen your elbows first. Basically, 90% off Missoni, Sonia Rykiel, Vanessa Bruno, J Brand, 3.1 Philip Lim, McQ, ACNE Jeans, Paul & Joe, See By Chloe, Anna Sui, Helmut Lang, Marc by Marc Jacobs…. and many more
Date: Thursday 3rd – Saturday 5th March 2011
Time: Thurs, 2pm – 9pm; Fri, 9am – 8pm; Sat, 10:30am – 5:00pm
Location: Mercer Street Studios, 16 Mercer Street, London, WC2H 9QE.
The fab footwear designer will be selling off sample size, UK 4 and 7, at up to 80% off RRP. If, like me, you are a footwear sample size, I recommend going to sample sales for shoes, they are usually pretty calm and you can grab amazing bargains.
Date: Monday 21st – Saturday 26th Feb 2011
Time: Mon – Thurs, 10am-7pm; Fri & Sat, 10am-6pm
Location: 12-14 Shepherd Street, London, W1J 7JF.
Rigby & Peller
Luxury lingerie from a range of designer brands at up to 85% off RRP. As they know that well fitting underwear should of the upmost importance to women, there will also be experts on hand in the communal changing rooms to give fitting advice.
Date: Wednesday 16th – Thursday 17th February 2011
Time: 10am-8pm, 10am-7pm
Location: 20th Century Theatre, 291 Westbourne Grove, London, W11 2QA.
Sorry I’m a bit slow to deliver this news. Basically… Urban Outfitters Sample Sale… today and tomorrow… lots of bargains perfect for Christmas pressies. Also, the snow isn’t too bad around central (from what I’ve seen). Happy Shopping 🙂
Date: Thursday 2nd – Friday 3rd December
Time: 10am – 6pm; 10am – 4pm
Location: Ground Floor, Great Titchfield House, 14/18 Great Titchfield Street, London, W1W 8BA.
FOLK and more
Truely amazing British brand Folk are holding a sample sale at their Macandi Showrooms, selling off their gorgeous shoes as well as pieces from Humanoid, Virginie Castaway, YMC, Habitual jeans and more. And that’s just for the ladies, there will also be a whole host of mens brands on offer too. There is an entrance fee of just £1, which will be donated to local charities.
Date: Friday 3rd – Sunday 5th December
Time: 12am – 7pm, 10am – 7pm, 12pm – 5pm
Location: 17-21 Emerald Street, London, WC1N 3QN.
Amazingly talented British designer, Margaret Howell, is selling her ready-to-wear collections at up to 80% off, what more could you ask for?!
Date: Thursday 23rd & Friday 24 September
Time: 9am – 7pm
Location: The Music Room, 26 South Molton Lane, London, W1K 5AB.
I can definitely class this as one you don’t want to miss! Up to 70% off ready to wear by uber cool British designer, Matthew Williamson. Need I say more?
Date: Thursday 19th August and Friday 20th August
Time: 12pm – 7pm, 10am-7pm
Location: 20th Century Theatre, 291 Westbourne Gr., W11 2QA.
Cassette Playa at Sunday Flea Market
Sorry for the late notice but this one is happening today. If you don’t already attend the Sunday Flea Market for good music, cheap drinks and bargain hunting (amazingly cheap vintage) then I suggest you do this week as the genius behind Cassette Playa, Carri Munden, will be there selling off old collections at 50% off or more!
Date: Sunday 11th July
Time: 12pm – 6pm
Location: Old Blue Last, 38 Great Eastern Street, London, EC2A 3ES.
British Designers Sale
If you love British designers you’ll love this. Entry is only £5 and you can get your hands on clothing and accessories from as little as £10, from designers including Jenny Packham, Mac and Edina Ronay.
Date: Wednesday 14st July
Time: 10am – 5pm
Location: Chelsea Town Hall, Kings Rd., London. SW3 2EE.
Relitively new brand Liquorish, who combine good quality, good prices and current trends to make their pieces are having a sample sale, where you can get items from £22.
Date: Wednesday 21st July
Time: 5:30-9 p.m
Location: 100 Greenfield Rd., 2nd flr., London. E1 1EJ.
London Accessory Sale
This weekend the Dray Walk Gallery are holding a Designer Accessories Sale. The sample sale with be housing excess stock and samples from designers and brands such as, Dolce & Gabbana, Marc Jacobs, Ferregamo, Jimmy Choo, Gucci and Francesco Biasia, plus many more. All at up to 80% off the RRP.
Date: Friday 25 June 2010 to Sunday 27 June 2010
Time: 25 Jun 1PM – 9PM… 26 Jun 11AM – 7PM… 27 Jun 11AM – 6PM
Location: The Dray Walk Gallery, 91 Brick Lane, Old Truman Brewery, London, E1 6QL.
That’s right, one of the greatest British designers to ever grace the earth is having a sample sale. There will be 30% off the gold collection and up to 70% off bridalwear, it’s not just Carrie Bradshaw who can have a Vivienne Westwood wedding dress!
Date: Tuesday 15th June
Location: 6 Davies Street, London, W1K 3DN.
High street jewellery giant Accessorize will be holding a sample sale with accessories from just £1! There is a £1 entry fee, and all proceeds go to The Monsoon Accessorize Trust.
Date: Thursday 1st June
Time: 8:30am – 7pm
Location: The American Church in London, 79a Tottenham Court Road, London, W1T 4TD.
Les Nereides & N2
You may remember a while ago I did a post on a gorgeous jewellery brand called Les Nereides, who are hosting a sample sale this month. There will be up to 80% off past collections as well as up to 30% off current collection.
Date: Wednesday 16th June – Sunday 20th June
Time: Wed-Sat 11am to 8pm, Sun 11.30am to 6.30 pm
Location: 35 Long Acre, Covent Garden, London, WC2F 9JT.