Kuwaii sample sale
37–39 Glenlyon Road, Brunswick
Shop 7–8 Cathedral Arcade, 37 Swanston Street, Melbourne
Melbourne-born womenswear label Kuwaii is hosting a sale in both its Brunswick and CBD stores this weekend. Samples, one-offs, archive pieces and a collection of past-season stock will be heavily discounted, with prices starting at $30. Kuwaii will donate 10 per cent of all profits made instore on Saturday and Sunday (including those made from full-price stock sold) to GiveDirectly, a charity currently operating in Kenya and Uganda that helps people living in extreme poverty by making unconditional cash transfers to them. Cash, credit-card and EFTPOS facilities available.
LIMB and Collective Closets
27–29 Johnston Street, Collingwood
Up-and-coming Melbourne labels LIMB and Collective Closet are joining forces at Magic Johnston Studio for a three-day pop-up this weekend. With both labels only available online at the moment, the store will give customers the chance to try on the garments. At the Friday-night opening, 10 per cent off all discounted and full-price items will be available. There’ll also be beverages to celebrate the launch of the pop-up. Cash, credit-card and EFTPOS facilities available.
Sat & Sun 9am–5pm
SSENSE online clearance sale
Global online retailer of luxury, sportswear and independent designers SSENSE is currently offering up to 50 per cent off a selected range of its garments, footwear and accessories online. Acne Studios, Alexander McQueen, Balmain, Comme des Garçons, Dsquared2, Givenchy, Helmut Lang, Kenzo, Maison Margiela, Maryam Nassir Zadeh, Saint Laurent and many more feature. There’s a large collection of menswear on sale too, including Costume National, Hood by Air, Kidill, Marc Jacobs, Marni, Naked & Famous Denim and more. While stock lasts.
Nique Melbourne warehouse sale
25 William Street, Balaclava
Established Melbourne label Nique is taking over Red Scooter this weekend for a three-day warehouse sale. Up to 80 per cent off a range of past-season stock, samples and archive pieces will be available from both the men’s and women’s range. Cash, credit-card and EFTPOS facilities available.
La petite fabrique de Brunswick studio sale
195 Weston Street, Brunswick
Local maker La petite fabrique de Brunswick is opening its studio for a clearance sale. A collection of one-off, sample and second-hand porcelain pieces, made by owner Lucile Sciallano, will be heavily discounted with prices starting at just $5. The sale will also give you the opportunity to look around her private studio to see how her homewares are created. Cash, credit-card and EFTPOS facilities available.
Great Dane furniture sale
175 Fitzroy Street, Fitzroy
Local furniture company Great Dane is offering 20 per cent off a selected range of its furniture and lighting for the first two weeks of June. Lamps, chairs, dining-table sets, coffee tables, stools, lounges and more, by brands such as Hans Wegner, Arne Vodder, Illum Wikkelsø, Kai Kristiansen, Arne Jacobsen and J L Møller are included. Available online and instore while stock lasts. Cash, credit-card and EFTPOS facilities available.
Mon to Fri 10am–6pm
LXÉ sample sale
4 Railway Place, Cremorne
In its debut sample sale, LXÉ is offering a collection of its samples, seconds and past-season collections at prices as low as $50. Popping up at Lot Four Studio, the sale will showcase dresses, camis, outerwear, pants and leather pieces. Cash, credit-card and EFTPOS facilities available.
Popular label bassike is discounting its collection of clothing and accessories for women, men, and children both instore and online. Up to 50 per cent off the brand’s high-quality tanks, tees, dresses, skirts, knits, shirts and signature drop-crotch pants is available. While stock lasts.