LA Sample Sales

  1. What: Blue Cult, Elite, Blue 2, Sacred Jeans
    When: Apr. 14 & 15; Fri. & Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Where: 2305 East 52nd Street, between South Alameda Street and Santa Fe Avenue, Vernon (323-588-2500 ext. 209).
    Why: Up to 75 percent off jeans and more jeans.
    What: Multidesigner Sample Sale
    When: Apr. 14 & 15; Fri., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
    Where: Cooper Building, 860 South Los Angeles Street, between Eighth and Ninth Streets, suite 318, Downtown (213-624-3474).
    Why: Trovata, Erica Tanov, Matta, and others are $20-$200. Cash only.
    What: Madley
    When: Apr. 15; Sat., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
    Where: 513 Rose Avenue, at Rennie Avenue, Venice (310-450-6029).
    Why: Up to 70 percent off one-of-a-kind accessories and knitwear.
    What: Red Monkey Designs
    When: Thru Apr. 15; Mon.-Fri., 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sat., noon-7 p.m.Where: 7209 Santa Monica Boulevard, at Formosa Avenue, Hollywood (877-850-2319).
    Why: Leather band watches and belts up to 75 percent off retail.
    What: Michelle Mason
    When: Apr. 15 & 16; Sat. & Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.Where: 2444 East Eighth Street, near Santa Fe Street, Downtown (213-621-9270).
    Why: Jackets, were $400, now $170; dresses, were $450, now $190; tops, were $170, now $75.
    What: Delia and Vionnet Outlet
    When: Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
    Where: 5613 San Vicente Boulevard, near Hauser Boulevard, West Hollywood (323-936-1536).
    Why: Okay, so it’s not really a sample sale, but it’s up to 90 percent off Missoni, Cacharel, Joe’s Jeans, Lee Angel, La Perla, and such, for crying out loud.
    What: Dulce Handbags
    When: Apr. 13-14; Thurs., 9 a.m.-2 p.m.; Fri., noon-4 p.m.Where: 1011 North Fuller Avenue, between Fairfax and La Brea Avenues, suite p, West Hollywood (323-851-2121).
    Why: Up to 80 percent off Brazilian leather bags in tons of colors.
    What: Goldenbleu and Ladies of the Canyon
    When: Apr. 23; Sun., 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Where: 832 South Mansfield Avenue, between Eighth and Ninth Streets, Los Angeles (213-689-9932).
    Why: Must-have bags, dresses, skirts, and tops are 50 to 70 percent of
  2. I wish I lived in LA!
  3. Awesome!!!
  4. I'm planning to go to the Goldenbleu/Ladies of the Canyon one! Can't wait!
  5. Is there a website that updates about sample sales or anything? :0