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The handsome purple number above is the Alexander McQueen clutch that will go home with one lucky member of the audience at tomorrow's 92Y Tribeca panel, as donated by panel participant Alexandra Wilkis Wilson's own Gilt Groupe. Not to be outdone by the sample sale site's generosity, Nolita outlet Inven.tory has thrown in a $100 gift certificate which will also wind up in the hands of some lucky viewer.
How do you win these items? Come to the event so that your ticket gets entered in the raffle. And how do you get tickets? Two ways: Buy them here for $12, or be the first person to send the correct answer to the following NYC shopping trivia question to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Question: Before 504 Broadway was the Soho Bloomingdale's, what was it?
UPDATE: We have a winner!