There’s no doubt you’ve been holding out for Boxing Day’s steep discounts. At the time of writing, we’ve received word from a number of brands about their slated discounts (included below), while others are yet to announce what their sales will look like; best to keep an eye on your favourite labels’ social media channels for any news.
Viktoria & Woods
In-store and online
Stop by Viktoria & Woods on Boxing Day if you’re in need of high-quality knits, shirts or tailored trousers. There’s up to 70 per cent off, continuing into the new year.
Boxing Day until Sun January 7, 2018
Hunting For George
Highpoint Shopping Centre 120–200 Rosamond Road, Maribyrnong and online
Homewares and accessories store Hunting For George is pulling out the big discounts on Boxing Day. The brand’s own planter pots will be 30 per cent off, art prints will be 25 per cent off, and quilt-cover sets will be discounted by 25 to 70 per cent. If you can’t be bothered leaving the house on Boxing Day, the same discounts will be available on the online store.
Boxing Day, Tue 26
1080 High Street Armadale and online
Expect up to 50 per cent off spring/summer 2017 and 30 per cent off resort 2017 collections from the Australian label. Thurley is known for its lacy, embellished dresses.
From Mon 25 to the end of January
Accessories from The 5TH will be up to 30 per cent off during the Boxing Day rush. Nab one of the brand’s minimal watches or pairs of sunnies inspired by classic films.
Tue 26 and Wed 27
If you like your designer clothing with a street sensibility, make time for the Ssense sale. Jacquemus, Alyx, Balmain, Vejas and more cutting-edge labels are up to 70 per cent off right now. And for those interested, a selection of Vetements’ iconic sock and highlighter boots are half price.
Los Angeles-based label Reformation doesn’t have sales too often. But when it does, items are snapped up pretty quickly. Discounts in the label’s current sale climb up to 50 per cent off, so if you’re looking for affordable, ethically made and playful pieces, act fast.
There are thousands of items in the sale section here so unless you’ve got the time to browse, we suggest stalking your favourite designer to narrow down your selection. There’s up to 50 per cent off clothing, shoes, bags and accessories.
Get an extra 40 per cent off selected styles by Chloe, Dolce & Gabbana, Erdem, Isabel Marant, Anya Hindmarch and more. Clothing, shoes and accessories will also be available at a discount.
Runs Fri 22 to Wed 27
If you haven’t already maxed out the credit card, there’s up to 70 per cent off at Moda Operandi. Lots of interesting summer items are on offer including statement-sleeve tops by Johanna Ortiz and Ellery, denim by Re/Done and shoes by Nicholas Kirkwood and Maryam Nassir Zadeh.
Men’s and women’s items are up 60 per cent off here. The 91-page selection of clothing, shoes and accessories in the women’s section predominantly covers winter items, but there’s a healthy smattering of trans-seasonal pieces, too. Designer names include Rachel Comey, Alexander McQueen, Tibi, Gucci, Stella McCartney and more.
Get up to 80 per cent off past season sunglasses by Alexander McQueen, Saint Laurent, Karen Walker, Gucci and Le Specs. This Australian eyewear distributor usually only runs sales in the summer.
In-store and online
Nique’s range of monochrome staples that don’t break the bank are now up to 60 per cent off. A selection of T-shirts, denim, shirting, knits and sneakers across the womenswear and menswear categories are on sale.
Girlfriend Collective is a US leggings brand the internet has been raving about for six months. For one week, it’s offering a free bra with every pair of leggings purchased. Use the code TREATME. The brand’s leggings are made from recycled polyester (which are in turn made from disposed water bottles) and come in high-rise, mid-rise, full-length and ¾-length sizes.
Ends Sun 24
Holiday The Label
A selection of items from Holiday’s first collection is on sale including a bright red swimsuit and palm tree-print pants. Sydney designer Emma Mulholland’s label is all about casual vacation vibes.
Need a fashionable cap for the summer? Local label Echelon is offering 40 per cent off its embroidered baseball caps in pastel pink and silver satin. The front of each cap is embroidered with a glass of champagne – a fitting toast to the holiday season.
In-store and online
Selected luggage, bags and wallets are up to 50 per cent off at Crumpler’s end-of-season sale. Lots of uni-ready backpacks are included in the sale plus smaller cross-body bags and bum bags (just in time for summer music festivals). Boxing Day will offer further markdowns.
Runs until Sunday January 7, 2018