Sales in NY , BOSTON, Dallas, LA and San Fran

  1. Chaiken Sample Sale San fran
    What: Shirts, pants, sweaters, jackets, dresses, and maternity from the local designer at 50 to 70 percent off.
    Why: Why did the Chaiken cross the road?
    When: Thurs., noon-6 p.m.
    Where: 116 New Montgomery St., b/t Howard & Mission Sts., ste. 820 (415-777-1895).

    Rachel Pally Sample Sale LA
    What: Jersey gems between 50 and 80 percent off at this blow out.
    Why: Be a buddy. Have a Pally.
    When: Fri., 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun., 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Where: 5811 Matilija Ave., off Burbank Blvd. & Woodman Ave., Van Nuys (818-785-4486).
    Underglam Spring Sample Sale LA
    What: Goodies from Underglam and friends like Only Hearts and Gara Danielle for cheap.
    Why: Better to be Underglam-ed than underwhelmed.
    When: Sat., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Where: 411 N. La Cienega Blvd., b/t Melrose Ave. & Beverly Blvd., West Hollywood (310-358-9649). Cash only.

    Billy Reid Warehouse Sale Dallas
    What: A big, end-of-season clearance with items discounted up to 80 percent.
    Why: Boys will be boys.
    When: Thurs. & Fri., 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
    Where: Billy Reid Corporate Office, 3720 Canton St., ste. 104, Fair Park (214-821-1010).

    Fire Opal Sale Boston
    What: All winter clothing, coats, hats, and such are marked down 50 percent.
    Why: Say a final goodbye to winter with a good winter buy.
    When: Thru Sat.
    Where: Fire Opal, 320 Harvard St., Brookline (617-739-9066).
    JessMoss Handbag Party Boston
    What: Grab your friends and head to Moss’s studio for cocktails and custom shopping. (Hint: Hostess gets a free bag.)
    Why: Sac out.
    When: By appointment only.
    Where: JessMoss Handbags, 5 Central Sq., ste. 201, Stoneham (781-438-4030).
    Shake the Tree Trunk Shows Boston
    What: Meet clothing designer Michelle Stewart and jewelry designers Lena Jackson and Katie Gulde.
    Why: Get your spring on.
    When: Thurs., 5-8 p.m.
    Where: Shake the Tree Gallery, 95 Salem St. (617-742-0484).

    Shop in the Garden NY
    What: In conjunction with the orchid show, thousands of the unique and dainty plants (starting at $28) are yours for the picking.
    Why: Don’t be such a pansy.
    When: Tues.-Sun., 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Thru Apr. 2.
    Where: The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx River Pkwy., at Fordham Rd. (718-817-8073).
    EMG Vintage NY
    What: Old-school Gucci bags, Dior tracksuits, YSL button-downs, APC coats, Missoni dresses, and more are 30-80 percent off.
    Why: Out with the old, in with the, well, older.
    When: Sat., 2-6 p.m.
    Where: Tribeca Grand Hotel, 2 Avenue of the Americas, b/t Church St. & W. Broadway (877-519-6600).