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We stopped by the Christian Siriano and Lyn Devon sample sale at the Lyn Devon showroom this afternoon, where a handful of shoppers were browsing the racks of mostly off-season pieces in heavier fabrics. Prices start at $50 for Siriano blouses and top off at $295 for Devon's heavier winter coats.
Christian Siriano takes up the first three racks when you walk in the door, with pieces mostly separated by style. Tops ranged from $50—$75, while pants and skirts were $50—100, dresses were $75—$200, and coats and jackets were $100—$200.
We were pleasantly surprised with some of the of the Christian Siriano pieces. Favorites included a pale pink leather jacket for $250, a lightweight printed sweater for $65, and a pair of roomy black drop-crotch capris for $50—check all these out in the gallery above.
Dresses ranged from cocktail style to office-appropriate, depending on the material. And though many pieces will be better for when the mercury drops, there's some sleeveless blouses that are ready to wear in these temps.
There was also a selection of shoes lined up underneath each rack—runway pairs were $90, while styles from the Payless collaboration were going for $40 (there were only a few of these left when we were there). You'll find lots of high heels and booties with strong prints and glitter. Sizes here ranged from 6.5 to 9.
Lyn Devon took up the remaining seven racks in the small space, with pieces that would work for the office, but probably not for the 20-something chick who's out and about. Tops went for $75, skirts were $100, pants for $150, and dresses and jackets were $250. The price list also mentioned jumpsuits for $295, but we didn't see any when we browsed through the racks.
Pieces we picked off the racks were in a variety of sizes, but there usually wasn't more than one piece for a single style. Staff told us that there will be no restocking—all sizes and styles are out on the floor. Also, there is a changing area with a large mirror available for shoppers.
The sale is open through 7pm tonight and 9am through 5pm tomorrow. See the Dealfeed below for more information.
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