Cose Ipanema closing-down sale
113 Collins Street, Melbourne
Iconic Melbourne fashion boutique Cose Ipanema is closing its Collins Street store this month after 25 years. Before consolidating its stock into its Toorak Road store, it’s hosting a clearance sale at the city site, where both archived pieces and the current collection will be discounted by up to 90 per cent. Expect clothing by Comme des Garçons, Dries Van Noten, Jean Paul Gaultier, Dolce & Gabbana, John Rocha and more. The store closes on February 24.
Mon to Fri 9.30am–6pm
Milly Sleeping closing-down sale
157 Elgin Street, Carlton
After 12 years of business, Carlton boutique Milly Sleeping is also closing for good on February 11. In its final days it’s offering up to 50 per cent off current-season stock as well as up to 90 per cent off past-season pieces and samples. Labels include Romance Was Born, Birgitta Helmersson, Penny Sage, Ovna Ovich, Rena Hang, Soot, Lois Hazel, Monster Alphabets, Melanie Rice, Elise Sheehan and more. Some sale items are available online, but head in-store for the full collection.
Wed to Fri 11am–6pm
Scanlan Theodore spring/summer sale
In-store and online
Aussie favourite Scanlan Theodore is offering hefty discounts on a large range of its current and past-season designs. An array of dresses, jumpsuits, blouses, shirts, skirts, trousers, shoes and sunglasses are included: there’s a lot to peruse. Structured crepe designs, summery floral prints, tailored white shirts, flattering flared pants – they’re all included. While stock lasts.
Ryder moving sale
1073 High Street, Armadale
In its biggest sale yet, Melbourne label Ryder is offering up to 70 per cent off samples and past-season pieces in a four-day warehouse sale. Expect plenty of denim, everyday tees and summer wardrobe staples. After this clearance, it will be relocating to the other side of the river. Stay tuned for details.
Thu 8 & Fri 9, 9am–7pm
Sat 10, 9am–6pm
Sun 11, 10am–6pm
Pageant studio sale
Level 5, Studio 4, Mitchell House, 358 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne
Local label Pageant is opening its studio for its annual one-day-only clearance, with samples from past-season collections, plus items from the current Tunnel Vision range. Other sale items include fabric rolls, trims, mirrors, mannequins, books, magazines and miscellaneous items. Get in early for the best buys.
Obus summer sale
285 High Street, Northcote and online
To make way for its new For the Ladies range, Obus is offering up to 60 per cent off both current and past-season pieces. The label’s bright and playful prints feature on a range of dresses, skirts, shirts, jumpsuits, swimsuits and trousers. Footwear and wallets are also up for grabs While stock lasts.
Greener House indoor-plant warehouse sale
57–61 Alexandra Parade, Collingwood (Enter via the Nordik Living entrance on Alexandra Parade)
Another week, another plant sale. This time around, nursery Greener House is discounting a huge range of its indoor plants in a sale this Saturday. Devils ivy, Boston ferns, rabbit's-foot ferns, bird-of-paradise, Calathea exotica, Pilea cadierei and more will be available, with prices starting at just $10. Organisers are asking shoppers to bring bags and boxes to help transport purchases. EFTPOS facilities available.
The Jungle Collectives Vine Time warehouse sale
19 Studley Street, Abbotsford
The Jungle Collective will have almost 85 different species of plants on offer at its warehouse sale this Saturday. While the focus will be on vines, many other plants will be on sale. Expect species such as Colocasia, Pilea peperomioides, devil’s ivy, chain of hearts, string of pearls, Monstera deliciosa, rojo congo and many more. Plants start at just $10, pots will also be on sale, and a horticulturalist will also be on site to answer any plant-care questions you have. Organisers ask shoppers to bring bags and boxes to help transport purchases. EFTPOS facilities available.
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