Adam Plus Eve makes fun clothing for men and women, and today and tomorrow (May 18th and 19th) the company’s staging a terrific sample sale at the Chelsea Market (75 Ninth Ave. btw. 15th & 16th Sts.) from 9am to 7pm. Current Spring ’07 merch is included, not to mention the company’s signature jersey knits. Expect to see prices that are up to 70% off retail, including appealing prices for things like lightweight cashmere cardigans for him and silk taffetas for her. For example, for men: tennis/swim shorts in red and khaki, originally $95, now $35; striped jersey short-sleeved V-neck T’s, originally $110, now $38. For women: Cashmere hoodies in solids and stripes, originally $395, now $140; piqué tank dresses with pockets in cream and slate, originally $275, now $175.
All sales final, cash and credit cards only, no checks.
About the Author: About the Author: Ruth J. Katz is a well-known shopping and service writer based in New York City. She has written about shopping for 25 years for New York magazine; covered the topic on-air at Fox-TV for several years as the Home Services expert; and had her own show on both the USA and Lifetime Cable networks. Katz wrote extensively for The New York Times as well, and contributed periodically to the New York Daily News. She is a passionate shopper, always looking for not merely a good buy, but the best buy, ferreting out a "steal" or discovering up-and-coming designers. She has written five books and is a former contributing editor to Hearst's Redbook, Classic Home, and Colonial Homes; she is currently a Contributing Editor of New York Home, Golf Connoisseur, The Modern Estate, and Promenade magazines. She is also the former Shopping Director for Davler Media's Manhattan Living.