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It's back: the twice-annual blowout that is the Barneys Warehouse Sale. Racked editor Leslie Price is live in Downtown LA, reporting on the madness.
9:00: They are just letting us all in.
9:00: Just saw two cutters!!
9:03: A woman legit just shoved me.
9:12 People just grabbed tons of bags and are now going through them in the back.
9:13: The back of the sale has turned into a virtual marketplace. Everyone went for the designer bags and are now sifting through them.
9:15: Crowds of people are gathering like vultures around the people going through bags to see what will be left over.