LIFEwithBIRD Winter Clearance Sale
The Outlet: 264 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy
QV Pop-Up: Shop 26, Albert Coates Lane, Melbourne
Homegrown favourite LIFEwithBIRD is offering up to 60 per cent off its winter ’15 line. Current season coats and knits, as well as sheer shirts and dresses, will be priced to clear. The L.W.B. by LIFEwithBIRD winter ’15 line, which presents an accessible counterpart of quality essentials to the main ready-to-wear collection, will also be on sale. With two destinations lined up to present this sale—a QV Melbourne pop-up and the Brunswick Street Outlet—it’s sure to be a good one. Selected sale items will also be available online. Starts Thursday 23 July.
Lui Hon Sample Sale
61 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy
Up-and-coming local designer Lui Hon is hosting a pop-up sample sale, where his 100 per cent Australian-made line will be reduced to clear. The womenswear brand, known for its strong and texturally intriguing aesthetic, will have sample stock priced as low as $50, with many items reduced by up to 90 per cent. Make sure you get in early to sweep up the best stock on offer. Cash and credit card facilities available.
Thurs & Fri 10am-9pm
Melbourne à la Mode
129 Fitzroy Street, St Kilda
The Hawkeye Vintage crew has curated a special event this week to showcase a range of local and international designer-vintage fashion. Local brands Lady Petrova, The Eternal Headonist, Micky in the Van, Dainty & Bold and T.Serafina will bring their collections to the newly refurbished George Ballroom for three days only. Over 3000 clothing and accessory pieces will be on show, including a range of vintage womenswear, costume jewellery, hats, millinery and more. On Saturday—the final day of the event—clearance sales will commence as brands try to sell the final pieces from their collections. With 10 per cent of the profits from the event going to Assist a Sista, an Australian charity supporting women recovering from domestic abuse, you can sweep up a bargain for a great cause.
Thurs (invite only) 6pm-10pm
RetroStar $10 Warehouse Sale
33-37 Stewart Street, Brunswick
After restocking the racks the team behind Australia’s largest vintage clothing store, RetroStar, is back at it again with another warehouse sale this weekend. This time round there will be over 15,000 items on sale and nothing will be priced over $10. With a heap of dresses, coats, shirts, skirts and shoes in stock, vintage lovers won’t want to miss this one. EFTPOS facilities are available ($15 minimum).
Sat & Sun 8am-5pm
Melbourne Central Dome, 211 La Trobe St, Melbourne
Originally developed in America in 1889 as a brand that made quality construction workwear, Carhartt underwent an infamous rebrand in the ‘70s and ‘80s to become a streetwear phenomenon in both Asia and Europe. Today, the WIP (Work In Progress) line of Carhartt is a globally popular collection of everyday-wear for both men and women. Currently in the Melbourne Central store and online, Carhartt is boasting a sale of up to 60 per cent off. Signature shirts, jackets, tees, pants, beanies and bags are heavily reduced while stock lasts.
Aussie favourite Dion Lee currently has an array of designer garments on sale online. Statement pieces capturing bold patterns and prints are reduced, as well as simple neutrals for everyday wear. If you’re on the hunt for a carefully tailored designer dress, the Dion Lee site is the perfect place to browse.
If a quality winter coat is needed, staple label Marcs is boasting a $100 off jackets and coats sale until Sunday. Selected styles in both the womens and mens range are included in the offer both online and in-store. Free delivery for online purchases.
Youthful womenswear label Shakuhachi has just added new stock to its under $100 section of its website. A range of playfully patterned and textured dresses, tops, skirts and shoes feature. Free shipping on orders over $150.
291 Smith Street, Fitzroy
Smith Street local Hudson is currently hosting up to 25 per cent off selected mens, womens and childrenwear. For some quirky and unique pieces, from many different corners of the globe, head in-store.