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Did last night's "anti-sociable," bottle-throwing individual and the resulting police barricade of West 17th Street disrupt your intentions to stop by the Barneys Warehouse Sale? For those planning to go tonight and over the weekend, we stopped in yet again for a second pass at the most popular of sections: designer shoes.
Check out our gallery above for pricing, which also gives some idea as to the average amount you'll drop for a pair of Warehouse Sale shoes. We'd put it around $300, although some range far higher (Bottega Veneta cage boots) and far lower (Loeffler Randall flats).
As commenters on our previous shoe gallery have said, this year's sale is disturbingly padded with leftovers from sales past. First-timers may not notice, but those who look forward to the semiannual BWS may be disappointed. That said, there are newer Christian Louboutins (someone save the white satin CL ballet flat before it gets ruined!), Rag & Bone and more.
Down in men's shoes, there's Duckie Brown for Florsheim for under $120 and some surprises like perfectly undamaged driving loafers by the likes of Tod's and Gucci. Our male shopping partners scored pristine white Y-3 low-top sneakers for $100 and John Varvatos boots for $220. Check on the top shelves for Kanye West-worthy high-top sneakers by Lanvin.
Since many of the most desirable items (like all of the Alexander Wang shoes) could have been had at these discounted prices at the Barneys Co-Op sale before the Warehouse Sale begun, we're holding out for when the extra percent off hits. Rest assured that we'll keep you posted.
· The Barneys Sale is Back with a Vengeance; First Stop Shoes [Racked NY]
· All Barneys Warehouse Sale coverage [Racked NY]