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Here's your chance to grab some high-end shoes without waiting in a crazy sample sale line. Madison Avenue Spy writes that the Manolo Blahnik boutique sale kicks off today, which in the past has offered discounts of up to 75% off retail prices.
Last year, that meant that most of the shoes ranged from $195 to $325—not as good as sample sale prices, but a significant markdown nonetheless. The shopping blog also notes that this sale is 10 days long, where it's only lasted for four days in the past.
That potentially means there's a lot of merchandise that the label is trying to sell off, so shoppers who go early could be rewarded with their pick of sizes and styles. But despite the larger inventory, it's unlikely that there will be restocking, as that hasn't happened in the past.
Once the sale concludes on August 7th, the boutique will close for a quick revamp to stock the fall collection. Expect it to reopen on Monday, August 25th.
· The Best Manolo Sale Ever Starts Now [Madison Avenue Spy]
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