If you want to make purchases that are a bargain (without leaving the city to go to the outlets) but that also have quality, Market St is the street, the stores where you have to stop are: Saks Off 5Th, Nordstrom Rack, Neiman Marcus Last Call and Marshall’s. All of them have their stock in outlet format with signature clothing for both men and women. These stores have in common that you have to dedicate time to find bargains on clothing, footwear, and accessories since they have a large stock in different areas of the store.
Start with Saks Off 5Th (901 Market St), probably the best of these four stores (along with Neiman Marcus Last Call ) with clothing and accessories for women and men. The first floor is for men, and the second for women, in this you will be able to find a collection of footwear with discounts of up to 70% (if you come especially during sales times) in brands such as A lice + Olive, Karl Lagerfeld, Michael Kors, Tory Burch, Valentino, Charlotte Olympia, Sam Edelman or your own brand.
Also, take a tour of the North American clothing companies, they have very good discounts: Michael Kors, James Perse, Vince, Rebecca Minkoff, Alexander Wang, their jeans (7 making for all, Joe’s, Lucky Brands or Hudson). For reference, the price of Paige jeans can cost $ 89. The accessories area is very good: hats, bags, belts, and wallets.
Your schedule. From Monday to Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. and Sundays from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
The next jump do it at Nordstrom Rack (901 Market Street, you can also find another establishment at 555 Ninth Street), the firms are not as sophisticated as at Saks Off 5Th but they are well worth it. The first floor is for men and the second is for women. The brands you can find here are Helmut Lang, TopShop, DVF, Kate Spade, Free People, a wide collection of jeans brands (Paige, AG, Hudson, Levi’s, and own brand), Rag & Bone, St. John, Acne, or Moschino.
In footwear, you also have very good discounts on brands such as Salvatore Ferragamo, Stuart Weitzman, Steven Madden, Diesel, Timberland, Cole Haan, Catherine Malandrino, Kenneth Cole, Michael Kors, Coach, or Calvin Klein. In this store you will have to search more, they have several clothing spaces at very good prices (look for the ‘Clearance’ sign), and do not leave without visiting the underwear, sports and accessories section, it has better discounts than in Saks Off 5Th. This store has the option of buying online and shipping.
Your schedule. From Monday to Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. and Sundays from 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Time of year, you can find offers ranging from 20% to 50% ), but it has very good brands (very similar to Saks Off 5Th). The footwear collection is smaller than the previous two, but in both men’s and women’s clothing you can find very good options.
Your schedule. From Monday to Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Sundays from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
And the last stop, Marshall’s (760 Market St), is the store with the cheapest but most basic brands. In footwear brands such as Coach or Steve Madden stand out, and in clothes, you usually find shirts by James Pearse, Sam Edelman, Penguin, Calvin Klein, Levis, Anne Klein, in jeans, you can be lucky and find a Hudson or Paige for $ 69. It also has clothing for men, women, and children. This store is the one that will take you the most time to search (although it is very ordered by sizes and brands).
Your schedule. Monday to Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. and Sundays from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Leaving these four stores, and starting at 901 Market St, this street has a very good offer of stores and shopping centers to spend a morning/afternoon shopping.