What: We love a good mystery, so when we heard that an "unknown" L.A. stylist was unloading her designer stock, we took heed! Expect a massive mix of So-Cal fave Whitley Kros (pictured), as well as goods from Marni, Chloé, Stella McCartney, Marc Jacobs, a selection of vintage merch, and more— all starting at $20! Expect a full range of sizes (from 2 to 12) and score additional discounts with the more you buy. Cash only.
When: Saturday, October 3, and Sunday, October 4, from 10 to 5 p.m.
Where: Private Stylist Multi-Designer Sample Sale, 2208 Lake Shore Avenue, (at Cerro Gordo Street); 323-384-6555.
Mohawk General Store Kelly Lamb Sample Sale
What: Mohawk General Store is hosting a special 1-day
for artist Kelly Lamb. Pick up her great sculptural ceramic pieces and planters (starting at $20). Plus, while you're there, take advantage of their end-of-season sales now at up to 70% off—including Rodebjer, Generic Man, Rachel Comey, and others.
When: Ongoing sale; Kelly Lamb sample sale on Saturday, October 3, from noon to 7 p.m.
Mohawk General Store
, 1102 Mohawk Street, (at W. Sunset Boulevard); 213-484-8162.
Zachary's Smile Sale
What: Silver Lake's Zachary's Smile boutique is taking final markdowns on their own in-house collection and vintage stock. Find sales of up to 85% off their dresses, jackets, and more.
When: Sale starts Friday, October 2, and continues until it's gone
, 4014 Santa Monica Boulevard, (near Manzanita Street and W. Sunset Boulevard); Silver Lake; 323-668-1900.
Milkmade Turns One! Anniversary Party
What: Venice boutique
is celebrating their first anniversary with a good old fashioned party. They're teaming up with neighbors, The Stronghold Garment Co., for a night of music, drinks, and more. Plus, the first 30 attendees through the door will receive a special Milkmade anniversary tote.
When: Friday, October 2, from 7 to 11 p.m.; R.S.V.P. and enter before 9 p.m. for free admission
Where: Milkmade Turns One! Anniversary Party at The Stronghold, 1625 Abbot Kinney Boulevard, (between Venice Boulevard and Rialto Avenue); to attend, please RSVP.
What: Malibu Country Mart's gallery-boutique Canvas is hosting their end-of-season sale featuring markdowns up to 60% off. With plenty of merch to choose from, take advantage of cool deals on Surface to Air, A.P.C., Y-3 shoes and apparel, Stussy Deluxe, and more.
When: Ongoing sale
, 23410 Civic Center Way, (near Cross Creek Road); 310-317-9895.
Fred Segal Sale
What: L.A. mainstay Fred Segal kicks off their annual end-of-season sale this week—including sales at their
boutiques. Stop by their Santa Monica or Melrose store for preliminary discounts of up to 50% off their designer merch and score additional markdowns as the sale progresses. Designers include Ann Demeulemeester, Lanvin, Maison Martin Margiela, Current/Elliott, Alexander Wang, Elizabeth & James, Étoile Isabel Marant, and many more.
When: Now through Sunday, October 11
, 420 and 500 Broadway, (near 5th Street); Santa Monica; 310- 394-9814; and 8100 Melrose Avenue, (near N. Crescent Heights Boulevard); 323-651-4129.
What: Milk boutique's seasonal sale is still going strong with 30%, 40%, 50%, and 77.5% markdowns on their clothing and accessories. Sale goods include pieces from Rag & Bone, Sonia by Sonia Rykiel, Elizabeth and James, Herve Leger, Stretsis, and more.
When: Ongoing sale
Where: Milk, 8209 West Third Street, (between South Harper and South La Jolla avenues); 323-951-0330; and online at
Welcome Hunters Super Sale
What: Welcome Hunters is saying goodbye to the summer season with their annual super sale. Check out 70% to 80% discounts on their spring/summer '09 merch for both men and women.
When: Ongoing sale
, 451 Gin Ling Way, (between N. Broadway and N. Hill Street); 213-687-9905.
Where the Wild Things Are Pop-up at Space 15 Twenty
What: In honor of the much beloved book and upcoming movie, Space 15 Twenty is transforming their pop-up space into a Where the Wild Things Are themed shop. Designer
is designing five wild costumes for the shop. Proceeds from sales will benefit the 826 Valencia center—helping kids find creative literature.
When: Now open
Space 15 Twenty
, 1520 North Cahuenga Boulevard, (between W. Sunset Boulevard and Selma Avenue); 323-465-1893.
Jack Spade at Apartment Number 9
What: Apartment Number 9 is turning their Beverly Hills store over to Jack Spade for a 2-month pop-up. Peruse Spade's new menswear line for fall '09 as well as his classic line of nylon messenger bags, totes, and accessories. Upping the coolness factor,
collaborating with Phyllis Diller, the Brooklyn Superhero Supply Co., Beloved bicycles, Reference Library and others on awesome knick-knacks made exclusively for Apartment Number 9.
When: Open through Saturday, October 31
Where: Jack Spade at
Apartment Number 9
, 9877 Little South Santa Monica Boulevard, (between Charleville Boulevard and South Lasky Drive); 310-785-9001.
Groupe Seize Sur Vingt Store Opening
What: Gentleman's purveyor Seize Sur Vingt and sibling store Groupe 16sur20 have just opened a brand new venture in SoHo. This new store offers a combination of both collections, as well as their Troglodyte Homunculus, Wolf-Rayet, and United Boroughs lines. With even more room to shop, take advantage of their custom-clothing fitting room for exclusive shirting options, and more.
When: Now open
Groupe Seize Sur Vingt
, 78 Greene Street, (between Spring and Broome streets); 212-343-0476.
Patrik Ervell Sample Sale
What: Guys, mark your calendars because this weekend Patrik Ervell is offering up great deals at his end-of-season sample sale. With discounts up to 70% off, check out his tailored shirts (now $75 - $100), outerwear (now $175 and up), sweaters (now $100 - $150), and more.
When: Friday, October 2, through Sunday, October 4, from noon to 6 p.m.
Sample Sale, 35 Howard Street, #4B - Buzzer 4, (between Broadway and Crosby Street); 646-912-9083.
Mary Meyer's Art & Rock 2 Event
What: Designer Mary Meyer is gathering her friends for another Art & Rock 2 event benefiting the
Step Right Up
after-school program. Stop by the party for awesome band performances, bid on donated goods from
, H Fredriksson, Costalots, Uluru, and so much more.
When: Saturday, October 3, starting at 7 p.m.
Where: Mary Meyer's Art & Rock 2 Event, 97 Green Street, #G24, (at Franklin Street); Brooklyn; for more info, check out
7 for All Mankind Sale
What: Pick up some great denim staples at the
7 for All Mankind
warehouse sale. Find a huge assortment of jeans (now $45 - $65), tops, jackets, and more for both guys and girls.
When: Friday, October 2, through Sunday, October 4, from 10 to 8 p.m.
Where: 7 for All Mankind Sale at the Metropolitan Pavillion, 123 West 18th Street, 5th floor, (between 6th and 7th avenues); for more info and to RSVP, check out
Decadestwo Pop-up Shop
What: Famed L.A. vintage boutique Decadestwo is coming to SoHo for a special weekend pop-shop at the Kiki de Montparnasse boutique. Featuring both men's and women's merchandise, check out pristine vintage merch from Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Prada, and more—all at up to 80% off. Plus, on Saturday, shop for a good cause as a portion of the proceeds will be donated to Baby Buggy.
When: Friday, October 2, and Saturday, October 3, from 11 to 7 p.m.; and Sunday, October 4, from noon to 5 p.m.
Pop-up Shop at Kiki DeMontparnasse, 79 Greene Street, (between Spring and Broome streets); 212-965-8150.
In God We Trust Greenpoint Store Opening
What: Shana Tabor's In God We Trust is opening a brand new locale (their 4th!) in Greenpoint. Stop by the new store/studio space and check out their new collections for fall.
When: Now open
In God We Trust
Greenpoint, 70 Greenpoint Avenue, (between Franklin and West streets); 718-389-3545.
Jil Sander for Uniqlo
What: Jil Sander's affordable
collab line for Uniqlo
, +J, launches this week. Head down to SoHo and pick up great pieces for fall, including shirts, knits, jackets, and coats for guys and girls.
When: Now in stores
, 546 Broadway, (between Broome and Spring streets); 917-237-8811.
Steven Dann Sale
What: Shoe boutique Steven Dann is discounting a huge assortment of designer shoes by up to 75% off. Find discounted heels, boots, and sandals from Givenchy, Celine, and more.
When: Now through Sunday, October 4, from 11 to 9 p.m.
Sale, 220 Lafayette Street, (between Spring and Broome streets); no phone.
Fifth on Main Sale
What: E-commerce boutique Fifth on Main is throwing a special pop-up sale in SoHo. Shop up to 70% off items from Nicholas K, Badgley Mischka, Cynthia Rowley, Robert Rodriguez, and more.
When: Now through Wednesday, October 7, from 9 to 8 p.m.
Fifth on Main
Sale, 421 West Broadway, (between Prince and Spring streets); no phone.
Acne Outlet Sale
What: Swedish favorite Acne has just stocked their online outlet with new arrivals for the season. Pick up great pieces for fall, including men's and women's jackets, dresses, jeans, and more.
When: New items just added
Where: Shop online at