• Watch the movies that inspired fashion trends at Parsons The New School For Design’s “Fashion in Film: New York City” series. New York Press film critic Armond White will introduce On a Clear Day You Can See Forever. Tishman Auditorium, The New School, 66 W. 12th St., at Sixth Ave. (212-229-5488); 7:30–9:30.
• Meet Guy Bedarida, the creative director and head designer of John Hardy, when he presents the spring 2010 collection and special Cinta collection, available only during the event. Bloomingdale’s, 1000 Third Ave., at 59th St. (212-705-2000); 1–3.
• Menswear, womenswear, shoes, and handbags are 70 to 80 percent off at the Elie Tahari sample sale. The black jersey jeweled halter dress is $129 (originally $698), the long chocolate-brown leather jacket is $279 (originally $1,198), and the metallic leather sandals with beaded detailing are $99 (originally $498). Through 4/17. 510 Fifth Ave., nr. 43rd St. (212-398-2622); T–F (8:30–7:30), S (10–5).
Find deep discounts at the Julie Haus sample sale. Tops are $20 to $95, pants are $25 to $105, dresses are $45 to $250, and jackets are $50 to $300. Through 4/16. 39 W. 38th St., nr. Sixth Ave., sixth fl.; T–F (10–8).
• Stationery sets, diaries, and notebooks are 40 to 70 percent off at Industries Stationery’s closing sale. Leather, nylon, and microfiber bags are also discounted. Through 4/13. 91 Crosby St., nr. Prince St. (212-334-4447); M–F (noon–7), S (11–7), Su (noon–6).