Deals & Steals | Jan 14, 2015 |
10 sample sales not to be missed
Boh staff

This month, 10 showrooms and retail stores are hosting sample sales with items marked down more than 80 percent. Time is of the essence, so read quickly for a look at what designers can find deeply discounted from Thomas Paul, Lalique, Ankasa, Gracious Home, Jayson Home, MoMA Design Store, Kravet, Environment Furniture, Leron and Chelsea Textiles.

Thomas Paul New Year Sale (Online), through Jan. 15

In honor of the New Year, Thomas Paul has discounted items like pillows, rugs, and kitchen accessories by up to 75 percent. Visit the website for additional details, and to shop.

Lalique Sample Sale (New York & Chicago), through Jan. 25

French luxury lifestyle brand Lalique will host an exclusive sample sale featuring select pieces from its architectural and interior design category. The sale will include pieces from the Art Deco-inspired furniture and home accessories collection Lalique Maison, which was created in collaboration with international designers Lady Tina Green and Pietro Mingarelli. Select Lalique crystal decorative items will also be available. The sale is available at Lalique's New York (133 Fifth Avenue) and Chicago (222 Merchandise Mart Plaza, Suite 6-129) showrooms. Showroom hours are Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Ankasa Sample Sale (New York), through Jan. 15

Ankasa has discounted select duvets and coverlets by 30 percent and sheet sets by 20 percent at two of its New York City locations. Store hours are Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Stores are closed Sunday. Participating locations are at 424 Broome Street at Crosby Street and 1200 Madison Avenue at East 88th Street. The sale is also available online.

Gracious Home Lighting Sale (New York), through Jan. 18

Gracious Home has discounted some of its lighting by 75 percent at its Upper West Side, Upper East Side and Chelsea Design locations. Store hours are Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The participating stores are at 1220 3rd Ave at 70th Street, 1992 Broadway at 67th Street and 45 West 25th Street off 6th Ave.

Jayson Home Floor Model Sale (Online), through Jan. 19

Jayson Home has marked down its floor models, including sofas, chairs, tables and accessories by 75 percent. Orders can be placed by calling 1-800-472-1885 or by visiting the website.

10 sample sales not to be missed

MoMA Design Store Winter Sale (New York), through Jan. 20

Many items are up to 65 percent off at the MoMA Design Store, including the Brontosaurus cake stand by Carolina Grassi and Lilli Bertoni for Sauria and Arne Jacobsen espresso cups by Design Letters. Store hours are Saturday through Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., and Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. The store, at 81 Spring Street at Crsoby Street, is closed Sunday. The sale can also be shopped online.

Kravet Outlet Sale (Online), through Jan. 31

With the start of the new year, Kravet is hosting a new sale exclusively at its online outlet. Designers can take 25 percent off Brunschwig & Fils fabrics, furniture, wallcoverings, trimmings and accessories through the end of the month. All sale items are marked with a red tassel icon.

Environment Furniture Sample Sale (New York), through Jan. 31

Environment Furniture’s claim to fame is the production of contemporary collections for the home that respect the planet. Now, those items are being discounted by 30 percent to 50 percent to make room for incoming collections. Showroom (at 352 Bowery Street) hours are Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Leron's Winter White Sale (New York), through Feb. 28

The Leron showroom in the D&D Building is offering designers 25 percent off a large selection of custom made bed, bath and table linens. The sale takes place both at the showroom (979 Third Avenue, Suite 1521) as well as online. Showroom hours are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Chelsea Textiles Warehouse Sale (New Jersey), while supplies last

Chelsea Textiles has marked down its handmade and hand-painted furniture, hand embroidered fabrics and cushions, handmade needlepoint cushions, bedcovers and ex-display curtains by up to 80 percent. The sale begins Thursday, Jan. 15 and will go until supplies last. Sale hours are Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (1090 Bristol Road, Mounstanside, New Jersey)

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