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From a reader: "Just came from the Nautica sample sale at 40 West 57th street. Total mob scene, mostly middle-aged Asian women, pushing, screaming and lugging garbage bags full of stuff. Mostly men’s merchandise in size M (but Nautica and Nautica Jeans cuts big) and pants in size 32. Lots of samples. CHEAP- $12 for a button down, $7 for PJ pants. Some home goods as well. There is a huge line near Nobu but I just waltzed into the building lobby and went straight for the elevators on the right side. 8th floor. Sale ends at 3pm today." [Racked Inbox]