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A Joss & Main Invitation →  July 17, 2011 0

Joss & Main is a relative newcomer to the sample sale world, offering a great selection of furniture, accessories and home decor items. It’s free to join, but you can skip the waiting list and sign up here with the Frugal Bon Vivant. Joss & Main was started in January 2011 by CSN Stores and [...]

An Invitation to Join The Foundary →  July 11, 2011 0

The Foundary is one of the newest sample sale sites offering home goods. They don’t require an invitation, but you can sign up here. They were started in October 2010 by Hayneedle and offer great daily deals on furniture, textiles, lighting, art and gifts. They aren’t as high on designer brand names, but offer great [...]

Fab.com Invite Code →  June 28, 2011 0

Fab.com is the newest sample sale site on the circuit, started by an entrepreneur and a Dwell contributor and Design Within Reach alum. Here is the membership invitation for Fab. They herald themselves as a lifestyle site with daily design everyone, which they’ve been delivering on since they started June 9, 2011. (It’s interesting to [...]

Gilt Taste: Food 'Sample Sale' Site from Gilt Groupe →  May 25, 2011 0

Gilt Groupe finally launched Gilt Taste — a new sample sale site for foodies. The official launch date of Gilt Taste beta was May 18 and promised to offer: Artisan foods and fresh seasonal ingredients from around the world. Recipes from chefs and culinary experts along with advice from farmers and artisans. Stories from writers [...]

Havaianas Online Sample Sale →  May 24, 2011 0

Gilt Groupe is having a Havaianas flip flops sample sale tomorrow — Wednesday, May 25, 2011. They seem to be doing these every few months now, but if you need to stock up for summer, now’s your chance! From the looks of the preview there should be standard and slim in womens, mens, and childrens. [...]

Jetsetter Invite: $100 Credit When Friends Buy →  November 21, 2010 0

Jetsetter.com, Gilt Groupe’s travel section, just raised their referral rate from $25 to $100!  So after a friend you invited to Jetsetter makes their first purchase you now get $100 towards your next hotel stay or trip instead of the standard $25 like the rest of Gilt Groupe. We spotted recent rates at Ace Hotels [...]

$100 Travelocity Hotel Gift Card for $25 →  November 19, 2010 0

ideeli has $100 Travelocity gift cards up for $50! The gift cards are for hotel bookings only — no flights or vacation packages — with a minimum of a two night stay and $300 minimum spend. This deal ends Sunday, November 21, 2010. This deal would be great for some of 2011’s 3 day weekends! [...]

Gilt City Invitation Code →  September 17, 2010 0

Gilt City Deals is an online “sample sale” site for local city deals, (think: a high-end Groupon) and is also a division of Gilt Groupe. Here is the Gilt City invite code. GiltCity Deals Membership: Free Type: Free to join (get an invitation code from Frugal Bon Vivant) Shipping: free (online coupons) Referrals: $25 credit after [...]

Diesel Sample Sale @ Rue La La →  September 9, 2010 1

Rue La La is having a much-anticipated Diesel sample sale today — Thursday, September 9, 2010. It’s  been a few months since we’ve seen Diesel at Rue La La. This time the sale is on men’s and women’s footwear and from the looks of the preview there should be sneakers and a lot of boots! [...]

Hautelook Invite Code →  August 6, 2010 0

Hautelook is yet another boutique sample sale website, offering time-limited sales. Here’s an invite code or check out the latest sales from Hautelook. Hautelook Info: Membership: Free Type: Private sale (invite code here) Shipping: $7.95 Countries: US & Canada Referrals: $10 credit after a friend’s first purchase Returns: $5 return shipping within 21 days for [...]