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Last night was the preview for Housing Works' annual Fashion for Action sale, and The Shophound stopped by to check out the goods. He reports that there's "more new designer merchandise than ever," and that Housing Works has really stepped it up this year by moving the sale from their Chelsea store to the Altman Building.
The sale benefits Housing Works efforts to supplying shelter and other services for people with HIV and AIDS, so we can't really think of a better reason to buy DVF, Ralph Lauren, and John Varvatos—on sale. Can you?
Some of the things that were donated this year include a "massive trove" of the Brooks Brothers Black Fleece collection, and goods from Thom Browne marked down to under $100—excellent news if you arrived to the brand's recent sample sale too late. There are also Marc Jacobs and Marc by Marc Jacobs donated items, as well as Tory Burch bags and other goods, as well as contributions from Levi's, Dockers, Michael Kors, DKNY, and Tommy Hilfiger.
The sale is open to the public today, and runs through Saturday. Better get there soon, though, because that's not the kind of merchandise that just sits around. For hours, head here.
· What You'll Find At Housing Works Fashion For Action [The Shophound]
· Shop for a Good Cause at the Housing Works Fashion for Action [Sample Sally]
· Fashion for Action [Housing Works]