Deals of the Day: Opening Ceremony, Smith + Butler, Mara Hoffman, Archive Agency, and More…

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Opening Ceremony Sale
What: Make a mad dash for amazing sale merch at Opening Ceremony's end-of-season blowout. They've taken new markdowns of up to 70% off Opening Ceremony, Alexander Wang, Rachel Comey, and more—including an Opening Ceremony Jean dress (now $98) or a pair of Zip-Front heels (now $117).
When: New markdowns just added and going quickly
Where: Opening Ceremony, 35 Howard Street, (between Broadway and Crosby streets); 212-219-2688; or shop online at

Smith + Butler Sale
What: Cobble Hill shop Smith+Butler is jumping with amazing sales throughout their store. Take advantage of summer discounts on their moto-inspired clothing and accessories for both guys and girls from Filson, St. James, Monrow, and more.
When: Ongoing sale
Smith + Butler
, 225 Smith Street, (corner of Butler); Carroll Gardens; 718-855-4295.

Stuart & Wright Sample Sale What: Stuart & Wright is clearing out warm-weather stock with another big seasonal sample sale at their Fort Greene shop. Find sales of up to 75% off their coveted men's and women's roster—including Isabel Marant, A.P.C., Jeffrey Monteiro, Engineered Garments, Opening Ceremony, Robert Geller, and so much more. When: Thursday, August 6, through Saturday, August 8, from 10 to 8 p.m.; Sunday, August 9, from noon to 6 p.m. Where:
Stuart & Wright
, 85 Lafayette Avenue, (between South Portland Avenue and South Elliot Place); Fort Greene; 718-797-0011. Oak Label Preview Party What: Preview Oak's upcoming collection for fall at their exclusive party and pre-sale. Head over to their Bond Street store for a first look at the new Oak and Oak Black Label goods for guys and girls, including limited styles only available at the event. When: Tonight, Thursday, August 6, from 6 to 9 p.m. Where:
, 28 Bond Street, (at Lafayette Street); 212-677-1293. Dossier Shop Sale What: The Dossier Shop is taking up to 75% off their summer merchandise. Peruse sale goods from Samantha Pleet, Duskin, Lover, Cardigan, Fremont, VPL, Opening Ceremony, and a selection of discounted vintage merch from the '60s to the '80s. When: New markdowns this week Where:
Shop, 244 Dekalb Avenue, (between Vanderbilt and Claremont avenues); 718-783-0783. Mara Hoffman Sample Sale What: Mara Hoffman's pretty spring dresses and swimwear are priced at up to 80% off during her seasonal sample sale. Sale goods include a selection of silk dresses (now $60 and under), beach-ready bikinis (now $30), and more. When: Thursday, August 6, and Friday, August 7, from 10 to 7 p.m.; and Saturday, August 8, from 11 to 6 p.m. Where:
Mara Hoffman
Sample Sale, 120 West 28th Street, 4th floor, (between 6th and 7th avenues); 212-505-3020. INVEN.TORY Outlet Sale What: NoLIta outlet boutique
is going on sale and offering sweet deals throughout the store. Standout pieces include a Silk Slip dress (now $195), Cork Wedge sneaker (now $44), and a selection of vintage watches (now $120). When: New markdowns this week Where:
, 237 Lafayette Street, (at Spring Street); 212-226-5292. Oak Sale What: If you missed out on Oak's big sale a few weeks ago, don't fret, they've taken additional markdowns (now 50% to 60%) on remaining sale stock. Merch is limited so shop quickly for awesome deals on Rachel Comey, Diesel, Fifth Avenue Shoe Repair, Acne, Band of Outsiders, Grey Ant, and more. When: Sale lasts until it's gone Where:
, 28 Bond Street, (at Lafayette Street); 212-677-1293; 208 North 8th Street, (between Roebling Street and Driggs Avenue); 718-782-0521; and online at
Ananas Sale What: NoLIta's Ananas boutique is hosting their summer sale and offering up to 40% off their spring/summer '09 collections. Examples include a Vanessa leather messenger bag (now $318), a Dotted silk scarf (now $39), and a Lou Lou bag (now $159). When: Saturday, August 8, through Sunday, August 16 Where:
, 248 Elizabeth Street, (between Prince and Spring streets); 212-925-2502. Hollander & Lexer Summer Sale What: Hollander & Lexer is making way for fall with great discounts on their spring/summer '09 collections. Shop sales of up to 50% off on Rag & Bone, Engineered Garments, Robert Geller, Common Projects, YMC, and more—including a Rag & Bone Agnes Shirt (now $140) and their own Hollander & Lexer Smoking jacket (now $180). Plus, be sure to check out great sale stock at their new
Williamsburg location
. When: Sale starts this week and continues Where:
Hollander & Lexer
, 358 Atlantic Avenue, Boerum Hill; 718-797-9190; and 103 Metropolitan Avenue, Williamsburg; 718-797-9117. Some Odd Rubies What: A selection of Some Odd Rubies' reclaimed vintage dresses are now up to 50% off at their L.E.S. boutique. Pick up great floral dresses for August and choose from a selection of sale shoes now up to 25% off. When: Ongoing sale Where:
Some Odd Rubies
, 151 Ludlow Street, (between Stanton and Rivington streets); 212-353-1736 Plum & Pear Summer Sale What: Plum & Pear's summer sale is getting even better with up to 60% markdowns on their entire spring/summer '09 collections. Plus, be sure to check out their sale buckets with items under $50—including pieces from Eairth, Dallin Chase, and Nicholas K. When: Ongoing sale Where:
& Pear, 124 Ludlow Street, (between Delancey and Rivington streets); 212-529-1030; and online at
. Housing Works TriBeCa New Location What: Housing Works TriBeca is moving on up and opening their new bigger double-level location this weekend. Be sure to check out even more designer
all benefitting a good cause. When: Now open Where:
Housing Works TriBeCa
, 119 Chambers Street, (between West Broadway and Church streets); 212-732-0839. TG-170 Sale What: Ludlow Street boutique TG-170 is making room for new pre-fall goods from Sunshine & Shadow, Salvor, and others with an in-store clearance sale. Plus, be sure to get summer favorites from their $50 table and racks. When: Sale is ongoing Where:
, 170 Ludlow Street, (between Houston and Stanton streets); 212-995-8660. Marmalade Vintage Sale What: L.E.S. colorful vintage boutique Marmalade is starting their annual summer sale with up to 70% markdowns on summer styles. Take a peek at an excellent stock of vintage finds—including a Sailor Striped romper (now $38), Gray Floral Linen overalls (now $45), and select vintage sandals (now 20% off). When: Sale runs until the end of the month Where:
Marmalade Vintage
, 172 Ludlow Street, (between Houston and Stanton streets); 212-473-8070. Clarabella Closing Sale What: Sadly, L.E.S. shoe haven Clarabella is closing their doors at the end of August. Their summer sale is still underway and features amazing deals on handbags, jewelry, and of course, amazing shoes from Tashkent by Cheyenne, Mariana, Marcello Toshi, Devotte, and more. When: Sale runs now through the store closing on Friday, August 28 Where:
, 279 East Houston Street, (between Clinton and Suffolk streets); 212-979-0270. One Size Fits All Event What: A special T-shirt/art exhibition
One Size Fits All
opens at L.E.S. gallery On Stellar Rays this weekend. View an array of exclusive hand-drawn t-shirts from over 16 artists— including
Jenny Salomon
of Louc. When: Exhibit open through Saturday, August 22; Wednesday through Saturday, from noon to 7 p.m. Where: One Size Fits All Event at
On Stellar Rays
, 133 Orchard Street, (between Rivington and Delancey streets); 212-598-3012; for more info, check out
. Project No. 8 and No. 8b Sale What: Sibling stores Project No. 8 and newly-opened men's store No. 8b are marking down their stock of spring/summer merch to make room for fall. Take advantage of 50% markdowns on men's and women's goods from Martin Margiela, Sunshine & Shadow, Stephan Schneider, Hope, Tom Scott, and more—including a Martin Margiela 06 Bright Blue Sweatshirt dress (now $118) and a Stephan Schneider Spring jacket (now $156). When: Sale is ongoing Where:
Project No. 8
, 138 Division Street, (between Orchard and Ludlow streets); 212-925-5599; and No. 8b, 38 Orchard Street, (at Hester Street); 212-925-5599. Kaight Sale What: The Kaight boutique is taking new markdowns on their eco-friendly stock. Take advantage of up to 50% sales in-store or online on Loomstate, Raasta, EDUN, Doucette Duvall, Organic by John Patrick, Eairth, Perfectly Imperfect, and more. When: Ongoing sale Where: Kaight, 83 Orchard Street, (between Grand and Broome streets); 212-680-5630; and online at
. No.6 Sale What: No.6's summer sale is gettting even sweeter with new discounts throughout the store. Get up to 50% off their new designer merch and up to 40% off their No.6 line of dresses—including a No.6 Silk Print Ruffle dress (now $207). When: Now through the first week of August Where:
, 6 Centre Market Place, (between Broome and Grand streets); 212-226-5759. Otte Moving Sale What: Otte's Williamsburg locale is moving and marking down their entire stock of designer goods. Get up to 80% off clothing from Steven Alan, Rag & Bone, See by Chloe, Mike & Chris, and more. When: Sale goes until it's gone or the store closing on Saturday, September 5 Where:
, 132 North 5th Street, (at Bedford Avenue); 718-302-3007. Jumelle Sale What: Jumelle's summer sale is getting even hotter with new markdowns up to 60% off. Scoop up sale merch from Steven Alan, T by Alexander Wang, Loeffler Randall, Bodkin, A.P.C., Lover, 3.1 Phillip Lim, and more. When: New markdowns this week; ongoing sale Where:
, 148 Bedford Avenue, (between N. 8th and N. 9th streets); 718-388-9525. Bird Sale What: Shop great warm-weather buys during Bird's summer sale. Merch includes men's and women's clothing, shoes, and accessories from Bodkin, Sunshine & Shadow, Mina Perhonen, Hermanos Estebecorena, Mociun, 3.1 Phillip Lim, and more. When: Ongoing sale Where:
, 220 Smith Street, (corner of Butler Street), Cobble Hill; 718-797-3774; 316 Fifth Avenue, (between 2nd and 3rd streets), Park Slope; 718-768-4940; and 203 Grand Street, (between Bedford and Driggs avenues); Williamsburg; 718-388-1655; online at
. Pixie Market Sale What: Pixie Market's stylish collection of downtown-inspired dresses and accessories are going on sale by up to 50%. In-store or
, scoop up sale merch from Minimarket, Lala Berlin, Mogil, Fremont, Seneca Rising, and many others. When: Sale goes until it's gone Where:
Pixie Market
, 100 Stanton Street, (between Orchard and Ludlow streets); 212-253-0953. Built by Wendy Sale What: Pick up perfect summer-ready staples at Built by Wendy's seasonal sale. Her preppy-inspired menswear and womenswear are now up to 60% off. Items include an Indigo Chambray Drawstring pant (now $65), a Floral Smocked dress (now $80), and a Striped Boatneck T-shirt (now $42). When: Now through Monday, August 31 Where:
Built by Wendy
, 7 Centre Market Place, (between Broome and Grand streets); 212-925-6538; 46 North 6th Street, (between Wythe and Kent streets); Williamsburg; 718-384-2882; or online at
Los Angeles Opening Ceremony Sale What: Opening Ceremony just took amazing markdowns on their already-discounted merch. Find sales of up to 70% off their own Opening Ceremony line, as well as sale goods from Whyred, Tsumori Chisato, Rachel Comey, Stephen Schneider, and more. When: New markdowns just added and going quickly Where: Opening Ceremony, 451 North La Cienega Boulevard, (between Rosewood and Oakwood avenues); 310-652-1120; or shop online at
. Marnie Rocks Event at Beckley Boutique What: The Beckley boutique is inviting designer Marnie Greenwood of
Marnie Rocks
to their West Hollywood store for a 1-night jewelry party. Bring in your old jewelry pieces and Marnie will remake it into something new and stylish. Plus, enjoy a 20% discount on Beckley's full-priced items during the event. When: Thursday, August 6, from 6 to 8 p.m. Where:
, 8620 Melrose Avenue, (between Huntley and Westbourne drives); 310-652-3500. Archive Agency Sale What: This weekend, Archive Agency's 2-day sample sale features a new selection of designer merch from Lanvin, Matthew Williamson, Phillip Lim, and others. With discounts of up to 85% off, examples include a Lanvin ballet flat (now $190), select Phillip Lim tops and dresses (now $100 - $200), and more. When: Saturday, August 8, and Sunday, August 9, from noon to 5 p.m. Where:
Archive Agency
Sample Sale, 530 North Larchmont Boulevard, (between Clinton Street and Rosewood Avenue); for more info, check out
. TenOverSix Summer Clearance Sale What: Our friends at TenOverSix are beating the summer heat with new markdowns on their entire store. Find 30% to 70% markdowns on all spring bags, shoes, men's accessories, swimwear, jewelry, and so much more When: Sale runs through the middle of August Where:
, 7427 Beverly Boulevard, (at N. Vista Street); 323-330-9355. Dolce Vita Event What: Dolce Vita is hosting an in-store
for the launch of Collina Strada's eco-friendly line of handbags and featuring the art of William Saint James. Stop by their 1-night affair for drinks, music, and nibbles at their Melrose boutique. When: Thursday, August 6, from 6 to 10 p.m. Where:
Dolce Vita
, 8481 Melrose Place, (between N. La Cienega Boulevard and N. Alfred Street) West Hollywood; 323-782-9739. Rogan Pop-up at Apartment Number 9 What: Fresh off their recent Loomstate pop-up, Beverly Hills men's store Apartment Number 9 welcomes sibling label Rogan into the store as their newest rotating installation. View Rogan's new fall '09 line in its entirety, including amazing wool jackets, leather bombers, and classic jeans for both guys and girls. When: Opens through Wednesday, September 2 Where: Rogan Pop-up at
Apartment Number 9
, 9877 Little South Santa Monica Boulevard, (between Charleville Boulevard and South Lasky Drive); 310-785-9001. 23-465-1893. Heist Sale What: Heist is welcoming August with new discounts on their spring/summer merch. Scoop up sale pieces from Isabel Marant, Rag & Bone, Gary Graham, Golden Goose, Humanoid, and more—all at 40% off. When: Ongoing sale Where:
, 1104 Abbot Kinney Boulevard, (near Westminster Avenue); 310-450-6531; and online at
. Creatures of Comfort Summer Sale What: Creatures of Comfort's ongoing summer sale is now at the 70% off point. Find sale items from Zucca, Surface to Air, Araks, Acne, and more. When: Further reductions just added Where:
Creatures of Comfort
, 730 North Edinburgh Street, (between Waring and Melrose avenues); 323-655-7855; and online at
. Milkmade Sale What: Milkmade's end-of-season sale launches with major discounts on their men's and women's merch. Find up to 40% off items from Trovata, Operations, Corpus, What Comes Around Goes Around, Preloved, Apolis Activism, Park Vogel, and more. When: Ongoing sale Where:
, 1413 Abbot Kinney Boulevard, (between California and Millwood avenues); Venice; 310-581-8890. Ooga Booga Sale What: Enjoy fun summer discounts at Ooga Booga's ongoing sale. In-store or online, their spring/summer '09 lines are now up to 50% off—including Opening Ceremony, Anntian, Bless, Patrick Ervell, Leif and Tooya, and more. When: Ongoing sale Where:
Ooga Booga
, 943 North Broadway, #203, (near W. College St.); 213-617-1105. Post 26 Sale What: Brentwood Country Mart boutique Post 26 is celebrating summer with major discounts on their designer stock. Head upstairs and find up to 50% off their clothing and shoes and up to 40% their jewelry. Sale goods include items from Vena Cava, Kova & T, Alexander Wang, Missoni, and more. When: Sale run until it's gone Where: Post 26, 225 26th Street, (between San Vicente Boulevard and Georgina Avenue); 310-451-0950. Satine Sale What: Summer clearance discounts at Satine are now at the 70% off point. As they prepare for their big move to a new locale, shop sale merch from Tsumori Chisato, VPL, Life with Bird, Thakoon, Filippa K, and others. Plus, check out new pre-fall collections from Alexander Wang, Seneca Rising, Erin Fetherston, and more. When: Ongoing sale Where:
, 8117 West 3rd Street, (between South Crescent Heights Boulevard and South Kilkea Drive); 323-655-2142; and online at
. Confederacy Sale What: Find further discounts at Hollywood boutique Confederacy's summer sale—now at up to 50% off. Shop in-store or on their newly-launched e-commerce site for men's and women's sale merch;including pieces from Phillip Lim, House of Holland, Future Classics, Alexander Wang, Conference of Birds, Loden Dager, Robert Geller, and more. When: New markdowns this week Where:
, 4661 Hollywood Boulevard, (between North Vermont Avenue and Rodney Drive); 323-913-3040; and online at
. American Rag Sale What: American Rag's summer collections are now up to half off during their end-of-season sale. Peruse their stock of men's and women's sale merch—including Comme des Garçon, Cynthia Vincent, Y-3, Paul Smith, Mike & Chris, as well as a selection of vintage stock. When: New markdowns this week and sale continues until it's gone Where:
American Rag
, 150 South La Brea Avenue, (between W. 1st and W. 2nd streets); 323-935-3154; or 401 Newport Center Drive, (at Fashion Island); Newport Beach; 949-760-1510. Pangea Jewelry Pop-up Shop at Space 15 Twenty What: Space 15 Twenty featuring their newest pop-up—a special
Pangea jewelry pop-up
installation. They're offering a multitude of designer jewelry faves like Lizzie Fortunato Jewels, Deka Ray, Maryam Nassir Zadeh, Aesa, All for the Mountain, Arielle de Pinto, as well as special installation from Confetti System. When: Now open Where:
Space 15 Twenty
, 1520 North Cahuenga Boulevard, (between W. Sunset Boulevard and Selma Avenue); 323-465-1893. Taylor De Cordoba L.A. Fashion Bloom Pop-up What: Art gallery Taylor De Cordoba has transformed their space into a month-long designer pop-up L.A. Fashion Bloom. With 10% of proceeds going to P.S. Arts, shop gorgeous goods from five L.A.-based designers—including Wren, Jesse Kamm, Clare Vivier, Gregory Parkinson, and Annie Costello Brown. When: Now open through Saturday, August 8; Tuesday through Saturday, from 11 to 6 p.m. Where:
Taylor De Cordoba
, 2660 South La Cienega Boulevard, (near Burchard Avenue); 310-559-9156. South Willard Sale What: South Willard is taking final markdowns up to 70% off their handsome collection of men's goods. Peruse clothing and accessories from Raf Simons, Dries Van Noten, Patrik Ervell, Stephan Schneider, Common Projects, Pierre Hardy, Band of Outsiders, and more. When: Sale goes until it's gone Where:
South Willard
, 8038 West 3rd Street, (between South Crescent Heights Boulevard and South Laurel Avenue); 323-653-6153.
Online Rarechic Birthday Discount What: Leslie Lewis, owner of Rarechic, is celebrating her birthday and offering a special week-long discount on her site. Enter promo code: BDAY and get an additional 32% off all sale items in honor of her turning 32. When: Starts Thursday, August 6, through Thursday, August 13 Where: Shop online at
. Marais Sale and Pin Promotion What: The lovely ladies of Marais shoes are giving away an adorable elephant pin with each online purchase from R29 readers. Pick up a fun pair of colorful sale sandals or fall flats—including the suede Crosby sandal (now $45) or the Mulberry flat (now $58)— and email them "Lucky Elephant" after you've placed your order. When: Now through Friday, August 7, at midnight Where: Shop online at
; and email your name and order info with the special code "Lucky Elephant" Anna Sheffield Online Boutique What: One of our fave jewelry designers, Anna Sheffield, has just launched her very own e-commerce site. Browse her entire signature fine-jewelry line and coveted Bing Bang collections. Plus this week, in honor of the launch, she's taking 50% off her beautiful
Seed Bead chokers
(now $175). When: Discount runs through Friday, August 7 Where: Shop online at
. Stymie Apparel Discount What: R29 readers are in for a special treat as the ladies of Stymie are offering a 20% off discount on their super-soft T-shirts. Made from organic cotton, check out their line of
limited edition designs
perfect for summer. Promo code: PIPELINE When: Discount expires on Sunday, August 9 Where: Shop online at
. Beklina Sale What: Check out the sweet summer sale stock at eco-friendly e-boutique Beklina. Select summer styles are now 50% off including pieces from Mociun, Stewart + Brown, Ashley Watson, Mr. Larkin, and more. When: Ongoing sale Where: Shop online
Bona Drag Sale What: E-boutique Bona Drag is having their first big sale and offering discounted merch from Sophomore, Society for Rational Dress, Samantha Pleet, Rachel Antonoff, Judi Rosen, She-Bible, and many others. Score discounts of up to 50% off their feminine dresses, accessories, and more. When: Sale goes until it's gone Where: Shop online at
. I Don't Like Mondays Sale What: E-boutique I Don't Like Mondays has just launched their first spring sale. Choose from a selection of men's and women's casual T-shirts, dresses, denim, and more—now up to 30% off. When: Sale lasts until it's gone Where: Shop online at
. Aloha Rag Sale What: One of our favorite e-shops, Aloha Rag, kicks off their seasonal clearance sale with markdowns of up to 30% off. When: Sale is ongoing Where: Shop online at

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