Books at Manic
16A Linden Street, Brunswick East
Thousands of samples and sale-stock pieces are part of the Books at Manic three-day warehouse sale this week. Architecture, art, design, photography and more from international publishers including Die Gestalten Verlag, Princeton Architectural Press, Gingko Press, Hatje Cantz will feature. All prices will be reduced by at least 50 per cent. Sneak in ahead of Mother’s Day on Sunday.

Fri May 11, 10am–6pm
Sat May 12, 10am–5pm
Sun May 13, 11am–4pm

Marble Basics
252 Chapel Street, Prahran
Melbourne homewares favourite Marble Basics is having a warehouse sale over four days this week. It’s offering up to 85 per cent off samples, stock and seconds, including trivets, cheeseboards, vases, bowls and table linen. Another good one to sneak into before of Mother’s Day.

Fri May 11, 9am–6pm
Sat May 12, 10am–5pm
Sun May 13, 11am–4pm

Aura Home
180 Greville Street, Prahran
Local bed linen and homewares brand Aura Home is taking over the Prahran Town Hall for a three-day warehouse sale. Prices will start at just $5 with sheet sets, quilt coverers, towels, bath mats, cushions, throws, table linen, ceramics, stoneware, crochet baskets and more up for grabs. Expect up to 80 per cent off.

Fri May 11, 9.30am–6pm
Sat May 12, 10am–4pm

Greener House
57–61 Alexandra Parade, Collingwood
The plant specialists at Greener House are discounting all plants by 15 per cent in the lead up to Mother’s Day. Its 200-square-metre warehouse will be stocked with more than 2500 plants, including hanging ferns, monsteras, birds of paradise, philodendron totems, calatheas, kentia and rhapis palms, devil's ivy, string of pearls, chain of hearts and more. Horticulturists will be on-site offering expert advice on plant care.

Fri May 11, 10am–4pm
Sat May 12, 10am–4pm

Funky Trunks
Unit 3, 29 Cromwell Street, Collingwood
With summer well and truly over, Melbourne brand Funky Trunks is clearing out the warehouse with a three-day sale at Cromwell Gallery. It’s offering up to 70 per cent off women’s, men’s and kids’ swimwear, plus activewear, underwear, beachwear, backpacks and tees. In classic Funky Trunks style, there will be plenty of bold and bright patterns and colours.

Fri May 11, 9am–6pm
Sat May 12, 9am–4pm

H&B Distributors
49–51 Stewart Street, Richmond
Local fashion distributor H&B is hosting a winter sale this week. There is up to 80 per cent off its US and European labels: Mes Demoiselles, Ba&sh, Transit, Rabens Saloner, Suncoo, Second Female, Custommade, Baum Und Pferdgarten, My Sunday Morning, Stella Forest, Zhrill, Five Units, Rails, Chaser, Wilt, White & Warren, Twinset, Ottod’Ame and The Last Conspiracy.

Fri May 1, 10am–6pm
Sat May 12, 10am–3pm

In stores and online
Local favourite LIFEwithBIRD has kicked off its end-of-season sale offering up to 70 per cent off its autumn/winter 18 collection. Versatile, winter-suitable dresses, shirts, sweaters, trousers and outwear feature, as do more formal cocktail numbers. The Constellation Jacket in metallic lilac is a particular highlight (quite literally). While stock lasts.