Fur Hairdressing Mega Sale
236 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy
A bunch of local Melbourne girls are joining forces for the public holiday to bring an array of preloved ‘80s and ‘90s treasures to Fur Hairdressing for one day only. ‘80s punk fashion designer Sara Thorn, stylist Thalea MV, photographer and fashion collector Jessie French, and P.A.M’s Shauna Toohey – just to name a few – are putting the contents of their stylish wardrobes up for sale at a fun, vintage affair. Labels such as YSL, Sergio Rossi, Stella McCartney, Pierre Cardin, Chloe, Issey Miyake, Max Mara, Comme Des Garcons, Cosmic Wonder, Nike and many more will be up for grabs, alongside designer bags, shoes, hats, jewellery and other “cool stuff” (cool stuff is always worth checking out, right?). This is a cash-only event. Get in early to swipe the best buys.
Fri from 11am
Vintage Warehouse Sale
200 High Street, Northcote
The gang from Yesteryear Vintage Clothing, is bringing more preloved pieces to the floor this weekend with yet another warehouse event. To help make way for new spring stock, the winter collection is being reduced with everything priced between $5 and $10. Retro skirts, dresses, knitwear, blouses, jackets, jeans, sheepskin coats, accessories and, of course, a little faux fur, will all be on offer. There won’t be any change rooms on-site, so make sure to wear tight clothing if you want to try items on. Cash and EFTPOS facilities will be available.
Fri from 9am
Finders Keepers Market
Royal Exhibition Building, 9 Nicholson Street, Carlton
The spring/summer edition of Melbourne’s Finders Keepers market is happening this weekend. Arts and crafts, homewares, fashion, furniture, food and live music will fill the Royal Exhibition Building for the popular three-day event. This time round, a number of vintage clothing brands – Havally, Josie Stardust + Dizzy Miss Lizzy, Marci Vintage and Muscrats Vintage & Handcrafted included – are offering designer pieces without the designer price tag. Entry to the event is $2 (children under 12 are free).
The Iconic Overstock Sale
8/2D Indwe Street, West Footscray
Online fashion hub The Iconic has overstocked, which means $15 bargains all round. In a three-day event, brands such as Atmos&Here, River Island, Zalora and more will be priced between 50 and 85 per cent off, with nothing over $15. Women’s dresses, tops, bottoms, handbags and shoes will all feature alongside a range of childrenswear and menswear, too. There won’t be any change rooms on-site. Cash, EFTPOS and credit-card facilities will be available. If you’re unable to make it to the sale on-site, The Iconic has also just added more than 700 new items to its spring sale section online, where clothing, footwear and accessories by Senso, Shona Joy, Talulah, Nicholas, Sass & Bide, Cheap Monday and many more are priced at up to 70 per cent off.
Fri to Sun 9am–3pm
Gorman Hi-Bye Online Sale
Local favourite Gorman has added new styles this week to its online Hi-Bye sale. The Melbourne-born label’s renowned playfully coloured and patterned dresses are priced at up to 70 per cent off. This is the sale to visit for some fun, bright items to jazz up your spring wardrobe – while stocks last.
T O R R A N C E Silk Flash Sale
Up-and-coming Melbourne label Torannce is currently in the final days of its four-day online flash sale. On sale are silk AW15 products. Beautifully tailored silk shirts, tops and jumpsuits in a range of neutral tones are priced at $99, but only until midnight tonight, so be quick.
Romance Was Born
Sydney-born label Romance Was Born is offering 50 per cent off selected items from its previous collections: Reflective Glory, Tripsy, Gypsy, Mushroom Magic and Kawaii Hawaii. Uniquely designed statement dresses, skirts, tops and bottoms in colourful and playful textiles are available online.
Country Road Mid Season Sale
Aussie favourite Country Road is offering an extra 25 per cent off sale items from the online women’s, men’s, children’s and homewares collection for a limited time only. If you’re on the hunt for some essential basics – tops, bottoms, dresses and outerwear included – this is the site to visit.
Talbot Avenue Sale
New local activewear label Talbot Avenue is offering up to 50 per cent off all its garments until Wednesday. The collection of hybrid fitness and lifestyle apparel is reduced online to help you kick-start your spring exercise regime, including T-shirts, tanks, jackets, leggings and track pants.
Ends midnight, Wed 9 October.