Sales roundup: Herman Miller sale, Holts summer sale, Canadian designer pop-up
FASHION AND BEAUTY
CONTEMPORARY POP-UP SHOP
The Fashion Designers Guild is hosting a showcase of Canadian designers. A temporary boutique will stock this season’s clothing and accessories from such labels as Juma, Aime, Philip Sparks and Jessica Jensen. June 10 to 20. M–Th noon–7, F noon–8, Sa–Su 11–6. 382 Eglinton Ave. W., fdg-fdg.com.
There are more than 10,000 pieces at 70 per cent off the regular price at this warehouse sale. June 3 to 13. M–F 10–8, Sa 10–6, Su 11–5. 1001 Ellesmere Rd., thewestmarket.ca.
Known for selling fabulous designer shoes, George C. is holding a sale on men’s and women’s shoes and accessories. 21 Hazelton Ave., 416-962-1991, georgec.ca.
This appointment-only sale gives customers the chance to purchase one of Greta’s summer dresses at a fraction of the original price. Expect to pay between $180 and $250 for frocks once marked at $595 to $795. Until June 30. 25 Nicholas St., Ste. 301, email@example.com.
Get up to 50 per cent off a range of men’s and women’s spring designer clothes (until June 13) and 25 per cent off all designer sunglasses (until June 6). 50 Bloor St. W., 416-922-2333, holtrenfrew.com.
LEIGH AND HARLOW
Shoppers get 10 per cent of the value of their purchases (on regular-priced items only) back in gift cards. Spring merchandise—jackets, tees—is also on sale for up to 50 per cent off. Until June 18. 634 Queen St. W., 647-430-7728, leighandharlow.com.
…OF THINGS PAST
The summer sale includes 15 to 20 per cent off antique furniture and vintage clothing. June 16 to 30. 185 Bridgeland Ave., 416-256-9256, ofthingspast.com.
This year’s selection of sunglasses from such designer brands as Versace, Ray-Ban and Escada is marked down by up to 70 per cent as part of this anniversary sale. June 9 to 13, 16 to 20 and 23 to 27. 2601 Matheson Blvd. E., Unit 3, Mississauga, 905-629-8333, sunglasssafari.com.
Leave a comment on this Virginia Johnson blog post and be entered for a chance to win one of her colourful shawls. Until June 10.
This fundraising sale for Sketch, an arts charity for homeless youth, features the work of such Toronto crafters as Kid Icarus and Bookhou. June 13. The Workroom, 1340 Queen St. W., 416-534-5305, theworkroom.ca.
DESIGN WITHIN REACH
Get 15 per cent off everything Herman Miller, including iconic Eames armchairs and loungers. Until June 14. 435 King St. W., 416-977-4003, dwr.com.
Designers Bob Williams and Mitchell Gold (co-authors of the new book The Comfortable Home) are at the store for a book signing and preview of their new furniture collection and first-ever bedding line. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. June 12. Noon–4. 80 Ronald Ave., 416-785-7885, elte.com.
Carpet squares from Flor—easy-to-clean tiles that can be arranged in different patterns and sizes—are 10 per cent off. Until June 27. 628 Queen St. W., 416-368-6328, neatspace.com.
QUASI MODO MODERN
Quasi Modo is also offering a sale on its Herman Miller furniture, with savings of up to 30 per cent off the original price. Until June 14. 789 Queen St. W., 416-703-8300, quasimodomodern.com.
Interior design geeks will want to mark this event on their calendars: photographer Todd Selby, better known as The Selby, will be signing copies of his book, The Selby Is in Your Place, at Holt Renfrew. June 16. Noon–1:30. 50 Bloor St. W., 416-922-2333, holtrenfrew.com.