August 04, 2022
The Bloomingdales Outlet has discounts of 25-90% on luxury designer and name brand fashions for men, women and kids as well as gift items and home decor.
This well lit, well organized, stylish outlet is about 65% overstock \ past seasons merchandise from Bloomies and 35% Special Purchase Product or designers secondary lines priced at retail market.
Opened for just a year, I was still a bit surprised it wasn’t more crowded, especially being next door to a Nordstroms Rack and a Saks Fifth Off Outlets. Literally this is one stop bargain shopping.
Concentrating on actual Bloomingdales product, there were some excellent brands including Alicia + Olivia, Ted Baker, Rag & Bone, Versace, Joie, BCBG MaxAzria, Karl Lagerfield, Marc Jacob, Calvin Klein, Robert Graham, Joes Jeans, True Religion, 7 For All Mankind, G Star, Karen Kane, Vince Camuto and more.
Accessories were well represented with handbags, belts and jewelry. I fell in love with a Karl Lagerfeld leather, Kitty themed shoulder bag for $119 instead of $228. A Valentino red shoulder bag was $339 instead of $745. A Calvin Klein tote that was $283 is $99. A Versace Jean Couture Nylon bag was $169 instead of $225.
A women’s Ralph Lauren rain coat was $89.99 instead of $238. A nice grouping of Rebecca Taylor Spring tops were $119 instead of $245. A floral Rebecca Taylor summer top was $79 instead of $165. An Ava+Esme mock turtle neck top was $9.97 instead of $58. A Natori underwire Bra was $4.97 instead of $69. A Joan Voss faux suede coat was $29 instead of $78 and a Karen Kane Summer blouse was $20 instead of $118.
Some men’s Joes jeans are $79 instead of $174. Mens Cavalli Classic polos were $79 instead of $250. Men’s Hudson jeans were $79 instead of $185. Men’s button down short sleeve top was $29.99 instead of $68. A LS button down Karl Lagerfield shirt was$59 instead of $119. A Penguin SS button down retro themed top was $29 instead of $79. Mens Eleven Paris cut off jean shorts were $52 instead of $135 and a mens grey suit by John Varvatos was $299 instead of $698.
The shoe department terrific with a great selection. A Badgley Mischka bedazzled sandal was $39 instead $69. Karl Lagergeld platform wedge was $79 instead of $139 and some lettered Moschino loafers were sweet at $399 instead of $560.
Some neat deals in home accessories by Nambe, Waterford, Olivia Regal, George Jensen and Michael Aram. Some Michael Aram napkin rings were $54 instead of $100. A a tiny Nambe 3 corner bowl was just $14.99. A George Jenson Hurricane lamp was $26 instead of $128 and Nambe Tear drop platter was $99 instead of $175. Most the Waterford was at retail.
There were racks and racks of name brand & designer fashions at $29 or less, as well as designer racks at 85% off.
All that said, they were plenty of retail priced Nanette Nanette Lepore, Bardot, Guess, Lagerfeld, Sharagano, Vince Cameo secondary lines at low retail.
The Manager, Andrew is a helpful and friendly and you’ll find him on the floor, not hidden in some back room.
I’m not always a fan of Department store outlets, but I liked this one…. ALOT! Probably would have loaded up on goodies here, if I hadn’t had hubby in tow.
Bloomingdales Outlet is a worthwhile outlet for savvy shoppers to haunt.
and San Diego has one too!
Cash/ CC/ Try ons rooms/ Ample Free parking.
Tell ’em BargainsLA sent ya!