• Stop by the Designers Emerge pop-up shop at AM Studios and browse clothing and accessories by local designers. 409 W. 39th St., nr. Ninth Ave. (212-736-1724); 11–7.
• Browse the selection at a special sidewalk sale at Screaming Mimi's; all proceeds will go toward buying school uniforms and supplies for children at the Vivekananda Public School in Orissa, India. 382 Lafayette St., nr. E 4th St. (212-677-6464); 12–6.
• Learn a new skill at West Elm's printmaking workshop with designer Christine Schmidt of the Yellow Owl Workshop. There will be a book signing afterward. 1870 Broadway, at 62nd St. (212-247-8077); workshop 4–5, book signing 5–7.
• Stop by the Ouidad Salon and take advantage of their Mother’s Day special. Schedule a full-price service and your mom will receive a 50 percent discount on salon services at the same time. 37 W. 57th St., nr. Sixth Ave. (212-888-3288); F (9–7), S (9–5).
• Preview the fall 2011 Stuart Weitzman shoe and boot collection showcased at a special trunk show in his Madison Avenue store. Through 5/20. 625 Madison Ave., nr. 58th St. (212-750-2555); M–W, F (10–7), Th (10–8).
• Womenswear is up to 50 percent off at the Cecilia de Bucourt sample sale. Through 5/15. 694 Tenth Ave., nr. 48th St. (212-380-1615); S-Su (11–7).
• Women's and men's ready-to-wear and accessories from
Giorgio Armani, Emporio Armani, Armani Collezioni, and Armani Jeans are on sale at Soiffer Haskin. 317 W 33rd St., nr. Eighth Ave.; S–Su (9:30–6:30), M–T (9:30–7:30), W (9:30–5:30).
• The Boyfriend cross-body bag is $178 (originally $295), the studded Rocker bag is $182 (originally $330), and the Matinee bag is $327 (originally $595) at the Rebecca Minkoff sample sale. 155 Fifth Ave., nr. 22nd St.; F–S (10–7), Su (11–5).
• Carpets, pillows, and home accessories are 40 to 70 percent off at the Madeline Weinrib sample sale. Pillows are $59 to $299 (originally $125 to $450) and carpets are $199 to $1,999 (originally $325 to $4,000). ABC Carpet & Home, 888 Broadway, at 18th St.; F–S (11–7), Su (11–6).
• At the Satya sample sale, jewelry is reduced between 50 and 75 percent from retail prices. Rings are $20-$40, cuffs are $60-$120 (originally $128-$864), and necklaces are from $25. New merchandise will be added to the sale each day. 64 N. Moore St., nr. Greenwich St.; 10–6.
• Eco homewares and accessories are reduced by up to 70 percent at Sobral. 412 W Broadway, nr. Prince St. (212-226-2710); F–S (11–8), Su (11–7).
• Baby gear, bedding, accessories, and more are reduced up to 70 percent at the DwellStudio's sample sale. 60 Grand St., nr. Wooster St.; 10–8.
• VEDA's spring samples and merchandise will be available for 40 percent off, as well as other associated collection and vintage piece. Dresses from $250 (originally $495), jackets from $300 (originally from $660). Through 5/23. 132 Ludlow St., nr. Rivington St. (646-524-5127); M–S (12–8), Su (12–7).
• New and old stock and floor-model samples are 30 to 70 percent off at the Jensen Lewis Co. clearance sale. Brands include American Leather, Gamma, Calligaris, Natuzzi Italy, Creative Elegance, and more. 89 Seventh Ave., at 15th St. (212-929-4880); M–S (10:30–7), Su (noon–5).