While brick-and-mortar clothing stores may be closed, luxury brands are finding new ways to share their most coveted items with fashion lovers. Instead of waiting in line for hours for exclusive and impossible-to-get archive pieces, you can now score many of them from home, thanks to rare online sample sales.
Here are a few of our favorite exclusives that have just popped up from American designers. Grab one before they (almost certainly) sell out!
Upgrade your rainy day style with a technicolor crocodile-embossed jacket (now nearly 70 percent off) from Sies Marjan’s archive sale.
“Nina” trench, $523 at Sies Marjan
Refresh your shoe collection with a pair of versatile mules from Tibi’s online sample sale. With an almost 80 percent markdown, they’re a sleek steal.
“Juan” mules, $138 at Tibi
We’re tickled pink by a designer bag that’s ready to leap into spring — and discounted 70 percent!
“Hava” bag, $599 at Proenza Schouler
Alejandra Alonso Rojas
Transport yourself to the Gatsby era with an archive dress inspired by the Roaring ’20s. Then use your 70 percent savings on some flapper-approved shoes.
“Virginia” dress, $650 at Alejandra Alonso Rojas
This silky front-tie blouse is practically begging for your next webcam date. All pieces from Kim Shui’s sample sale are going for under $300.
“Dragon” blouse, $295 at Kim Shui
3.1 Phillip Lim
Dream of warmer days with a pair of comfy platform sandals from the 3.1 Phillip Lim archive. At more than 75 percent off, this is a bargain to cop.
“Freida” sandals, $174 at 3.1 Phillip Lim
You’re as good as marigold with a cheery dress from Simkhai’s archive collection (not to mention more than 50 percent savings).
Dress, $415 at Jonathan Simkhai