Sales roundup: 50 per cent off at Holt Renfrew, designer denim sample sale, Umbra factory sale
FASHION AND BEAUTY
DENIM SAMPLE SALE
This Toronto Sample Sales event is all about premium denim, with 40 to 80 per cent off brands like True Religion, Hudson Jeans and J Brand. Dec. 17 to 19. Holiday Inn, 7095 Woodbine Ave., Markham, 905-474-0444, torontosamplesales.com.
Women looking to do some early holiday shopping for the sartorially minded men in their lives should consider attending one of Gotstyle’s four Ladies Only evening events. There’ll be champagne, “hot male models,” gift-wrapping and discounts. Dec. 9 and 10. 6–9 p.m. 489 King St. W., 416-260-9696, gsmen.com.
Save up to 50 per cent on fall and winter clothing for men and women, plus accessories. Until Dec. 24. 50 Bloor St. W., 416-922-2333, holtrenfrew.com.
This pop-up shop will exclusively stock womenswear, with a focus on glittery holiday party pieces. LAB owner Lauren Baker is opening a storefront in the spring, but this is an opportunity to preview her collection. Cash only. Dec. 13. The Red Light, 1185 Dundas St. W., labconsignment.com.
Take a pair of old shoes or a handbag to Nine West (items will be donated to Goodwill) and receive $20 off any purchase of $100 or more. Until Dec. 13. Eaton Centre, 220 Yonge St., 416-977-8126.
… OF THINGS PAST
The consignment showroom’s pre-holiday sale includes discounts on all vintage, costume and fine jewellery. Until Dec. 6. 185 Bridgeland Ave., 416-256-9256, ofthingspast.com.
OFF THE CUFF
The resale designer menswear shop is offering all ties for $35, including ones from Hermès, Etro and Armani. Until Dec. 11. 5 Broadway Ave., 416-489-4248, offthecuff.ca.
OVER THE RAINBOW
Get $35 off any purchase over $100 at the denim superstore with this coupon. Until Dec. 24. 101 Yorkville Ave., 416-967-7448, rainbowjeans.com.
This warehouse sale on Parasuco offers up to 80 per cent off jeans, dresses, jackets and tees. Dec. 10 to 13. The International Centre, 6900 Airport Rd., Hall 4, styledemocracy.com/?p=544.
RM BRIDAL AND FASHION
Toronto designer Réva Mivasagar is holding a pre-holiday private sale with 15 per cent off her fall collection and 10 per cent off all custom bridal orders. Brides-to-be should also check out the bridal samples, which are reduced up to 50 per cent. Until Dec. 15. 753 Queen St. W., 416-703-9308, revadesigns.com.
SECRETS FROM YOUR SISTER
Toronto’s famed bra boutique is holding a one-day shopping event with 15 per cent off all purchases from $50 to $200, and 30 per cent off purchases over $200. Dec. 10. 560 Bloor St. W., 1-888-868-8007, secretsfromyoursister.com.
Yonge and Glencairn’s bastion of sportswear is hosting a buy-one-get-one-half-off sale on almost all clothing items. 2665 Yonge St., 416-485-1661, sportinglife.ca.
Find shades from such designer brands as Versace, Ray-Ban and Escada for up to 70 per cent off at this sample sale. Dec. 2 to 24. 2601 Matheson Blvd. E., Mississauga, 905-629-8333.
All sale merchandise at TNT’s locations is now 50 per cent off. 388 Eglinton Ave. W., 416-488-8210, tntthenewtrend.com.
On-line boys’ clothing shop Tyke Threads is launching its first pop-up shop, which will be open for two days. Look for reductions on stock from both last season and this season. Dec. 11 and 12. 10 a.m.–7 p.m. 1390 Danforth Ave., tykethreads.com.
The edgy Yorkville boutique’s holiday sale offers up to 30 per cent off new fall and winter merchandise, including items from Sonia Rykiel, Iro and People’s Market. 128 Cumberland St., 416-929-9209, upcboutique.com.
The Toronto decor shop celebrates its 90th anniversary with five days of discounts (30 per cent off everything) and presents (gift bags for the first 90 customers every day). Dec. 9 to 13. 80 Ronald Ave., 416-785-7885, elte.com.
QUASI MODO MODERN
Looking for a gift for design aficionados? The iconic Womb Chair and ottoman, designed by Eero Saarinen in 1948, is 15 per cent off. Until Dec. 24. 789 Queen St. W., 416-703-8308, quasimodomodern.com.
This is Snob’s first-ever sale, smartly timed for the holiday shopping crush. It offers up to 50 per cent off the store’s gorgeous home decor pieces, like these handmade pillows. Until Dec. 19. 388 Carlaw Ave., 416-788-8778, snobstuff.com.
The annual Umbra factory sale is a must for home decorators and holiday shoppers on a budget. Dec. 12 and 13. Direct Energy Centre, Hall A, 100 Princes’ Blvd., umbra.com.
The monthly Queen West market is back with Toronto-made jewellery, clothing and art. Dec. 12 and 13. Burroughes Building, 639 Queen St. W., portobelloeast.com.