THE SAMPLER
Statement Jewels for Fall
Fall is a time for reinvention. So, it's out with the old and in with the new -whether it's your wardrobe, hair style, or accessories, amp up your look with some bold statement pieces that will draw attention to any outfit. We've rounded up some of our favorite new fall jewelry trends and found the most chic places for you to find them. Happy shopping!

Personalized: This season it's all about personalizing your metals. New-age charms are all the rage and Poor Cat Designs knows just how to measure up to the new fad. Their jewelry embodies the hip chic who knows just what she wants...and what she wants to wear. The company often mixes materials, like pairing gold or silver with silk ribbon to create one of a kind pieces. Poor Cat has a number of personalized designs to choose from, as well as charms to fit your personality.

HALLOWEEN GUIDE
Hot Halloween Costume Ideas

Quicker than you can utter the words "boo" Halloween will be here. Where to go, what to wear? As always, Joonbug has the answers to all of your Halloween celebration needs! We checked in with Ricky's NYC to share our hot costume finds! As we walked in and read Ricky's motto - "Looking Good. Feeling Good" - we knew we were in the right place!

Here are some great ideas for those of you who are looking for a quick, yet very cool Halloween costume. You're sure to be thoroughly impressed with the endless costume selection for men, women, children and even your pet at Ricky's! There are also spooky decorations to set the mood and decor for a haunted party. Happy Halloween ghouls and guys!

KILLER DEAL
Steals + Deals: Upcoming Summer Sales

WHAT: Get amazing deals at this summer sample sale with items up to 60% off! Collections included in the sale will be holiday/resort and spring/summer 2012!

WHEN: Now through Tuesday, July 31st

Mondays-Saturdays 11 AM- 7 PM

Sundays Noon-6 PM

WHERE: 8408 Melrose Pl. (see map)

THE SAMPLER
Spruce Up For Summer: NYC's Upcoming Sample Sales

What: Don’t miss out on Richard Chai’s sample sale including both women’s and men’s apparel! The sale will include his women’s collection, his women’s contemporary collection, Richard Chai-LOVE, as well as select men’s wear. Featured items will be flirty dresses, blouses, classic separates and select shirts and pants for men.

When: Now through Sunday, July 8th

Mon-Sat Noon-8 PM

Sunday Noon- 7 PM

THE SAMPLER
Summer Steals & Deals: NYC's Upcoming Sample Sales

What: Skin is having a sample sale with items between 60-80% off! Get cozy in some of Skin’s fantastic intimates and loungewear after shopping their sample sale!

When: Thursday, June 7th- Friday, June 8th 10 AM-7 PM

Where: 245 W. 29th St. (see map)

What: Shop the amazing vintage selections at Ritual Vintage’s sample sale coming up! Get thrifty and nifty looks that are being marked down to between $10-$50!

THE SAMPLER
Summer Steals + Deals: L.A's Upcoming Sample Sales

What: Shop the avant-garde prespring pieces and deconstructed T's of Raquel Allegra at her upcoming sample sale. All items will be up to 60% off for just two days so don't miss out!

When: Thursday, June 7th- Friday, June 8th

Thursday 10 AM-3 PM; Friday 10 AM-2 PM

Where: 834 S. Broadway, 4th FL (see map)

THE SAMPLER
Fashionable Steals + Deals

What: It’s been a rainy week and if you’re not wanting to get out of the house to do some shopping, but don’t want to miss out on the sales, check out this one on Rachel Comey’s website! Get 20% off selected women’s and men’s clothing, shoes, and accessories! But hurry up as the sale only lasts until Sunday! Use code PROMO20 at your check out to receive the discount.

When: Now through Sunday, May 27th

What: Enjoy up to 70% off of Sachin + Babi’s one-of-a-kind samples! Hurry up and get a fantastic dress or skirt before you leave for your Memorial Day getaway! Items include: the Sandra dress (was $630, now $189), the Marla skirt (was $615, now $185), the Antoinette gown (was $695, now $209) and many more!

THE SAMPLER
Shop Til You Drop: Upcoming Sample Sales NYC

Sferra
Get the luxe Italian linens that Sferra has to offer at discounted prices! Inside the Chelsea Market, Sferra is holding a sample sale with linens and bedding at up to 70% off retail prices! The sale will include: terry bath towels, king-size cotton blankets, and cotton sheet sets.

When: Saturday, May 12th 10 AM-7 PM

Sunday, May 13th 10 AM-6 PM

THE SCENE
Style in the City: Fashion Happenings in NYC

What: The best work from FIT’s graduating bachelor of arts fashion design students will be debuted at a runway show. Apparel will include: sportswear, special occasion, knitwear, intimate apparel, and children’s wear. See the talented students who could be the next up-and-coming designers show their duds on the catwalk!

When: Wednesday, May 2nd at 4:30 PM

Where: FIT (see map)

THE SAMPLER
Steals + Deals: Upcoming Sale Events in L.A.

Who: Diesel
What: Spring sample sale where you’ll find 75—80% off men’s and women’s clothing and accessories at this cash only event.
Where: 662 North Robertson Boulevard (near Santa Monica Boulevard), West Hollywood
When: April 25th—26th; Wed 2PM—6PM, Thurs 3PM—6PM

Who: Maggie Ward
What: Discounts 60—80% off this and past seasons’ apparel from dresses and tops to shorts and more. You’ll find deals like Georgette tops for $55 (originally $158), Maxi Jersey Dresses for $70 (originally $162), and linen shorts for $45 (originally $149). Plus sample one-off pieces priced from $20—$40.
Where: Cooper Design Building, 860 South Los Angeles Street, #401
When: April 26th—27th; 9AM—4PM