NEW YORK — Two of the hottest hands in apparel retailing Tuesday ushered in this week’s reports on same-store sales with top-notch results that, while probably not typical, were unquestionably encouraging.

Continuing to defy the assumption that double-digit comparable-store sales increases are a thing of the past, Chico’s FAS checked in with a 16.5 percent comp increase for the month, as overall sales skyrocketed 41.7 percent to $65.9 million, while the more youthfully oriented Pacific Sunwear of California saw its comps swell like a post-storm surf, gaining 13.4 percent as overall sales bounded 22.2 percent to $89.6 million.

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