Jewelry obsessives have probably had this on their calendars for months now: This weekend, Philly-based jewelry company Lagos kicks off its annual sample sale (at 441 North 5th Street), an event that brings out over 2,500 shoppers for huge deals on the cult-fave accessories.
As with every big shopping event, there can also be confusion about where to start and what to expect, especially for first-timers. So we chatted with Lagos insiders to get the scoop on how to minimize wait time and maximize your chances of scoring coveted pieces from classic collections. Read on to prepare yourself, and happy shopping.
Despite what you might expect, we’re told that the Friday dates are busier than the Saturdays.
Will they sell out early?
If you’re too busy to make it the first weekend, don’t sweat it. Lagos is restocking throughout the entire sale and won’t be short on the good stuff.
Do they accept payment alternatives to cash?
Yes! They accept all payments except for checks.
The Details: November 6, 7, 14 and 15 (Fridays, 12pm to 8pm and Saturdays, 10am to 5pm), 441 North 5th Street; more details here.