Deals of the Day: Dolce Vita, Welcome Hunters, Alter, and More…

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Dolce Vita Sale
What: The Dolce Vita boutique is welcoming spring with a storewide sale on their pretty shoes and clothing. Shop in-store or online and save a special $25 off a $100 purchase, $50 off $200, $80 off $300, or $115 off $400.
When: Now through Wednesday, April 22
Where: Dolce Vita, 149 Ludlow Street, (between Stanton and Rivington streets); 212-529-2111; and 159 1/2 Ludlow Street, (at Stanton Street); 212-529-2111; and online at
First Among Equals Spring Sale
What: This L.E.S. men's shop is launching their spring sale with 20% off clothing and accessories from Filippa K, Anzevino & Florence, Unconditional, Corpus Denim, Pour, Fremont, and more.
When: Starting today, Monday, April 13
Where: First Among Equals, 177 Orchard Street, (between Houston and Stanton streets); 212-253-2202.
Alter Spring Sale
What: Brooklyn's Alter boutique is starting off the holiday weekend with new markdowns on early spring merch. Shop up to 30% off goods for both guys and girls—including a men's Cheap Monday Anthony shirt (now $49), a women's Cheap Monday Sonja top (now $48), or a Rojas Side-Split T-shirt (now $45).
When: Sale begins this week and goes until it's gone
Where: Alter, 109 & 140 Franklin Street, (near Greenpoint Avenue); 718-349-0203.
Sweet Tater Closing Sale
What: Sadly, NoLIta boutique Sweet Tater is shutting its doors and offering huge markdowns on their remaining stock. Find vintage clothing and accessories (now $5-$50) and Sweet Tater's own in-house line (now $20-$50).
When: Now through Sunday, April 19
Where: Sweet Tater, 280 Mulberry Street, (between Prince and Houston streets); 212-219-6400.
Smith+Butler Pop-Up at Moscot
What: The Cobble Hill boutique Smith+Butler is opening up a temporary locale within L.E.S. optical shop Moscot and bringing a selection of their Americana-inspired clothing, motorcycle paraphernalia, and accessories for Manhattanites to enjoy.
When: Through Monday, May 25
Where: Smith+Butler Pop-Up at Moscot, 118 Orchard Street, (at Delancey Street); 212-477-3796.
Los Angeles
Welcome Hunters Spring Cleaning Sale
What: Welcome Hunters has moved to their new Chinatown outpost and moving out past season stock with a Spring Cleaning sale. Find select items now priced at $25, $50, or $100.
When: Now through Monday, April 20, or until it's gone
Where: Welcome Hunters, 451 Gin Ling Way, (between N. Broadway and N. Hill Street); 213-687-9905.
Mas Boutique If Mondays are Cheap Sale...
What: Mas Boutique is starting the week off right with seven days of sweet deals. Each day this week, they're offering daily discounts on new Cheap Monday merch, as well as Shipley & Halmos knits, TOMS shoes, Fremont clothing, Lesa Wallace handbags, and more.
When: Starting, Monday, April 13, through Sunday, April 19—with a new deal each day
Where: Mas Boutique, 3511 1/2 West Sunset Boulevard, (between Golden Gate and Maltman avenues); 323-663-3112.
TenOverSix Spring Arrivals
What: Spring has arrived at the TenOverSix boutique and they're fully stocked with loads of new merch. Gear up for warm-weather days with new gear for both guys and girls—including bags from Life With Bird and TenOverSix, clothing from Samantha Pleet and Bodkin, new bikinis from Lover, as well as a huge selection of new shoes/sandals from A.P.C. Rachel Comey, TenOverSix by Kristen Lee, Rogues Gallery, The Generic Man, Opening Ceremony, and more.
When: Just arrived and more coming soon
Where: TenOverSix, 7427 Beverly Boulevard, (at N. Vista Street); 323-330-9355.
Dolce Vita Sale
What: Dolce Vita is launching a special spring promo in-store and online. Shop their new spring clothing and shoes and save a special $25 off a $100 purchase, $50 off $200, $80 off $300, or $115 off $400.
When: Now through Wednesday, April 22
Where: Dolce Vita, 8481 Melrose Place, (between N. La Cienega Boulevard and N. Alfred Street) West Hollywood; 323-782-9739; and 2710 Main Street, (between Hill Street and Ashland Avenue); Santa Monica; 310-314-5460; and online at
Cerre Store Opening
What: Shop handmade clothing and leather-crafted accessories at Cerre's new Hollywood digs. This flagship store features Cerre's own limited-edition collections as well as an interesting mix of vintage dresses and capes, jewelry by Cerre and Raised by Wolves, rare vinyl LP's, and more.
When: Just opened
Where: Cerre, 1647 North Las Palmas Avenue, (between Hollywood Boulevard and Selma Avenue); 323-960-0700.
Em & Co Sale
What: Spend your tax return a little early at Em & Co's spring sale. Everything in the store, including new arrivals, is now 15% off. Plus, check out their excellent sales racks starting at $20—including pieces from Vivienne Westwood, Diabless, and more.
When: Now until Wednesday, April 15
Where: EM & Co, 7940 West 3rd Street, (near S. Edinburgh Avenue); 323-782-8155.
Mirror/Dash Pop-Up at Space 15 Twenty
What: This month, Space 15 Twenty is featuring a special Mirror/Dash pop-up. Designed by Sonic Youth's Kim Gordon, the shop features her Urban Outfitters Mirror/Dash line as well as a selection of curated pieces—including exclusive No.6 vintage dresses, Matt Bernson shoes, Annie Costello jewelry, and more. Plus, she's offering up her her personal Daryl K vintage collection to benefit Community Recourses For People With Autism charity.
When: Now until the end of the month
Where: Space 15 Twenty, 1520 North Cahuenga Boulevard, (between W. Sunset Boulevard and Selma Avenue); 323-465-1893.
Wren Pop-Up at Feature Boutique
What: Melissa Coker's colorful Wren line is making it's home at Feature boutique with a special in-store pop-up. Shop Wren's entire spring collections including cardigans, mini-skirts, jackets, dresses, and more.
When: Now through the end of April
Where: Wren Pop-Up at Feature Boutique, 11958 San Vicente Boulevard, (between Montana Avenue and South Bundy Drive); 310-826-6600.
Trovata Concept Store at Apartment Number 9
What: Kicking off a series of designer pop-ups, Apartment Number 9 has converted their B.H. outpost into a Trovata Pop-Up store featuring the spring '09 collections for both guys and girls
When: Now through the end of May
Where: Trovata Pop-Up at Apartment Number 9, 9877 South Santa Monica Boulevard, (between Charleville Boulevard and South Lasky Drive); 310-785-9001.
Satine's New E-Commerce Site and Refinery29 Discount
What: The Satine boutique has just relaunched their e-commerce boutique with a new re-design and amazing lineup of covetable designers. Plus, Refinery29 readers can get a special 15% off their entire order of new spring goods—including items from Tsumori Chisato, VPL, Thakoon, Alexander Wang, and more. Promo code: Refinery15.
When: Good until Wednesday, April 15
Where: Shop online at
Hansel from Basel Spring Discount
What: Take a peek at Hansel from Basel's collection of whimsical socks for spring/summer '09 and receive a special 10% discount their new arrivals. Plus, check out their amazing stock of already marked down pairs. Promo code: SPRINGTASTIC.
When: Now through Tuesday, April 14
Where: Shop online at
Rogues Gallery Spring Discount
What: Rogues Gallery's nautical-inspired merch is now 15% off with a special R29 reader discount. Pick up discounted pieces from their new spring line including warm-weather ready suits, Madras shirting, vintage T-shirts, rugged totes, and more. Promo code: RGR29
When: Now until the end of April
Where: Shop online at

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