Barneys Warehouse Sale Starts Today; Bloggers Offer Advice
Other fashion feelers are more pro-active than reactive, and have tips for the your trip through the schmatte stacks.
Shophound has an advice list, including, "avoid the weekends if at all possible... Think carefully: Those jeans may be marked way, way down, but it could be because they are a cut you wouldn't be caught dead wearing for more than a few more months... Wear shoes that slip easily on and off and clean underwear. No holes! " So that's why we always have an aisle to ourselves. Shitty Chic's secret is "to wait until the Friday before the sale ends when almost everything is marked down an extra 50-75% off." SC's got more good advice, including this: "ipod is critical. It is the only thing that keeps me sane. It really helps you focus and block out the crowd."