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Just because you might not recognize the names of the showrooms holding major sample sales next week doesn't mean you should pass them over. Aeffe Group, starting on Wednesday, November 4th, is where you'll find past-season Moschino, while Staff USA has DSquared2 and Maison Martin Margiela (plus a surprise appearance from Marc Jacobs last time around) beginning Thursday.
These bi-annual sales are usually stocked with one-of-a-kind and current-season pieces (sometimes straight off the runway! from top designers — just be prepared to consider how you define the word "sale." This time around, we know we'll be seeing fall/winter 2015 collections at Staff from the brands listed above (no word yet on the controversial Marc), while Aeffe will also be stocking Alberta Ferretti, Emanuel Ungaro, Philosophy di Lorenzo, Serafini, Fuzzi, Cedric Charlier, and more.
If Aeffe's sale is anything like it was a few years back, dress in light layers regardless of the weather and bring plenty of snacks. Check out the Dealfeeds below for the dates and times of each sale.