Sales roundup: Beautylicious hits Yorkville, deep discounts on leather at Danier, Diesel sample sale
FASHION AND BEAUTY
ALYSSA AGENCY SAMPLE SALE
This sample sale includes such must-have brands as Fidelity Denim, Snob and Covet. All sizes are available. Cash only. Nov. 9 to 13. 2770 Dufferin St., Ste. 206, 416-782-4169, alyssaagency.ca.
Leather coats are deeply discounted at the Hot for Winter Sale. Some great buys include a ladies’ bomber with hood for $199 (down from $369) and a men’s lamb leather jacket for $249 (down from $479). Until Nov. 11. Eaton Centre, 220 Yonge St., 416-595-6336; plus other GTA locations, danier.com.
DESIGNER SAMPLE SALE
For two days, the Burroughes Building is full of reduced men’s and women’s clothing, shoes and accessories from such brands as Miss Sixty, Acne and James Perse. All sales final. Oct. 28 and 29. 11–8. 639 Queen St. W.
DIESEL SAMPLE SALE
Pick up items from the fall-winter 2009 collection at the Diesel showroom. Oct. 29 to 31. 1207 King St. W., surplusclothing.ca.
Laura-Jean Bernhardson has been designing the geek-chic line Fresh Baked Goods for 15 years. In celebration of the anniversary, all regular-price items from the label—cute dresses and knit sweaters galore—are 15 per cent off. Until Oct. 31. 692 Queen St. W., 416-594-1313.
Score designer eyewear for up to 70 per cent off the regular price at Josephson’s annual sale. 60 Bloor St. W., 416-964-7070; plus five other GTA locations.
VIRGINIA JOHNSON SAMPLE SALE
One of our favourite Toronto designers is hosting a sample sale, with most pieces (shawls, coats, clothing and accessories) priced between $20 and $50. Nov. 5 to 7. 11–7. Awol Gallery, 78 Ossington Ave., virginiajohnson.com.
All coats, jackets and winter accessories are marked down by up to 60 per cent. From Oct. 29. 444 Yonge St., 416-598-8800; plus 19 other GTA locations.
The condo-friendly furniture store is closing its Vaughan Mills store on November 1. This means that all items in both stores will be reduced by 20 to 75 per cent. Look for the best deals at the Vaughan location, as everything in the store must be sold. 171 East Liberty St., Unit 170, 416-922-2785; 255 Bass Pro Mills Dr., 416-922-2785, casalife.com.
Save 20 per cent off broadloom—including wool, seagrass and sisal options—by the square foot or as area rugs and 20 per cent off bedroom furniture. Until Oct. 31. 80 Ronald Ave., 416-785-7885, elte.com.
This furniture shop on an ever-less-dingy strip of Dundas West is holding an inventory clearance sale: indoor items are 30 per cent off, and outdoor items are 40 per cent off, including rattan daybeds and genie chairs. Get 20 per cent off lighting, too. 824 Dundas St. W., 416-762-0167, futedesign.com.
Renovators, take note. This retailer of high-quality and high-design kitchen and bathroom fixtures is holding its Kitchen Sale Event, offering 20 per cent off most sinks, faucets and hardware. Some bathroom accessories are also marked down. 95 Ronald Ave., 416-787-1787, gingersbath.com.
Toronto’s newest “licious” event is offering spa and salon packages in Yorkville for $25, $75 and $125. Participating businesses include Marc Anthony, AxiSpa, Pure and Simple and Stillwater. Oct. 28 to Nov. 7. bloor-yorkville.com.
DRAKE’S OUTDOOR MARKET
Nibble on baked goods while hunting for vintage clothing, antiques, crafts, cards, Halloween costumes and pumpkins at the Drake Hotel General Store’s first outdoor market. Oct. 31 and Nov. 1. 10–4. 1150 Queen St. W., 416-531-5042, thedrakehotel.ca.