• Handbag brand Fullum & Holt is holding an open casting call for their spring 2010 look book. Creative director Morgan Lackman will be stationed at various Manhattan locations with a photographer. Each woman selected to model a bag will receive a $200 gift card for fullumboutique.com, and the winning model will receive a Fullum & Holt handbag and a starring role in the spring look book. Upper East Side: Outside Barneys, 660 Madison Ave., at 61st St.; 10–11:30. Lower East Side: Intersection of Ludlow St. and Rivington St.; noon–1:30. Soho: Intersection of Prince St. and Mercer St.; 2–3:30. Meatpacking district: Intersection of Little West 12th St. and 9th St.; 5:30–7.
• Shop deep discounts at the Built by Wendy fall sample sale. Oversize wool felt coats are $180 (originally $405), wool drop-waist button-front jumpers are $85 (originally $279), canvas fishtail parkas are $100 (originally $326), and men’s herringbone sport jackets are $100 (originally $280). Through 9/27. 46 N. 6th St., nr. Wythe St., Williamsburg, Brooklyn (718-384-2882); F–S (10–8), Su (noon–6).
• Manas Italian boots and booties are 50 to 70 percent off. Prices range from $100 to $150. The Venetian Fashion Group, 37 W. 57th St., nr. Fifth Ave., twelfth fl. (315-345-0513); daily (10:30–5:30).
Leather Cydwoq shoes are up to 50 percent off at Shoe’s closing sale. Through 10/15. 247 Mulberry St., nr. Prince St. (212-925-1735); daily (noon–7).