Sales roundup: North Face sample sale, Knoll sale, children’s trunk show
FASHION AND BEAUTY
It’s time to scoop up Jules Power’s grey knit track pants; the Toronto womenswear designer is hosting an evening shopping party and trunk show with 15 per cent off the fall line. Power has also made T-shirts for Rethink Breast Cancer, sales of which will benefit the charity. Sept. 29. 6–9. 345 Sorauren Ave.
NORTH FACE SAMPLE SALE
We don’t want to think about winter, either, but it’s coming, and North Face’s puffy jackets, hats and gloves—sold here at wholesale prices—are renowned for their warmth. Backpacks, footwear and sportswear are also on offer. Cash only. Sept. 30, noon–8; Oct. 1, 10–8; Oct. 2, 10–6; Oct. 3, 10–5. 21 Vaughan Rd.
This week’s bridal trunk show at White is Jenny Packham’s spring 2011 collection. Packham’s gowns maintain modernity while being totally feminine; many have details not seen on run-of-the-mill bridal dresses. By appointment only. Sept. 30 to Oct. 2. 19 Hazelton Ave., 416-849-9196, whitetoronto.com.
Save 20 per cent off all USM Modular Furniture’s timeless office furniture (1970s shades of brown and orange have been reintroduced). Until Oct. 23. 416 Eastern Ave., 416-548-7788, avenue-road.com.
The contemporary furniture store is celebrating its 20th anniversary. All purchases during the month of September are between five and 30 per cent off; the discount is randomly selected. Until Sept. 30. 570 Queen St. W., 416-362-5222.
CRATE AND BARREL
All custom upholstered furniture orders are 25 per cent off the regular price, while selected pieces are 15 per cent off at this annual sale. Until Oct. 11. Yorkdale Shopping Centre, 3401 Dufferin St., 1-888-657-4108.
DESIGN WITHIN REACH
Shoppers will save 15 per cent when they purchase four pieces of dining furniture, whether it’s chairs or a table. 435 King St. W., 416-977-4003.
ELLA AND ELLIOT
Quasi Modo Modern may have a sale on Knoll furniture, but for the kiddie collection, Ella and Elliot is the place to go: the modern baby store is also holding a Knoll sale. Sept. 24 to Oct. 3. 188 Strachan Ave., 416-850-7890, ellaandelliot.com.
INDE-ART DESIGN HOUSE
Everything at the store (the merchandise can be viewed on Inde-Art’s Web site) is 30 to 50 per cent off. Until Sept. 30. 388 Carlaw Ave., Unit 106A, 416-543-4995, inde-art.com.
QUASI MODO MODERN
More than 100 classic mid-century modern designs from the Knoll stable are 15 per cent off. Until Oct. 2. 789 Queen St. W., 416-703-8300, quasimodomodern.com.
CHILDREN’S TRUNK SHOW
Held at the Evergreen Brick Works, this two-day event features kids’ products (clothing and accessories are the emphasis), along with activities (face painting, pizza making, storytelling) to keep the tykes happy while mom and dad browse. Oct. 1 and 2. 9:30–4. Evergreen Brick Works, kiln building, 550 Bayview Ave., 416-596-1495, childrenstrunkshow.com.