The Big Fashion Sale Melbourne
51 Victoria Street, Fitzroy
It’s the sale we’ve been saving all our pennies for, so we’re excited that this one’s arrived. Starting today, the Big Fashion Sale is taking over the Grey Gardens Projects space in Fitzroy. It includes a carefully chosen collection of international and local designer pieces. Up to 75 per cent is available off brands such as Gary Bigeni, Alexander Wang, Kenzo, Christopher Kane, Helmut Lang, Verner, First Base, Elke Jewellery and Maurie & Eve (just to name a few). Clothing, shoes and accessories are included in the sale, so don’t miss your chance to pick up a designer outfit without the designer price tag. Cash, credit card (excluding American Express) and EFTPOS facilities will be available.
Third Drawer Down’s Massive Sale
93 George Street, Fitzroy
155 Greville Street, Prahran
Local triple-threat (store, wholesaler and design studio) Third Drawer Down is hosting a massive sale “of epic proportions” this Saturday with 25 per cent off everything (excluding Tom Dixon, Publications and Pendleton) – in both its Fitzroy and Prahran stores. The Fitzroy venue is taking things to the next level, with a selection of products priced between 30 and 100 per cent off. No, that’s not a typo; there will be free spot-prices given out during the day, so head down early to rummage through the $5 and $10 sale bins and cross your fingers for a freebie.
Nique Warehouse Sale
Lot Four Studio – 4 Railway Place, Richmond
Homegrown favourite Nique is hosting a three-day warehouse sale this weekend, with up to 70 per cent off current season samples and past season stock. Those on the hunt for some versatile, high-quality basics, or a carefully tailored number with a bit of graphic-designer form and flair to it, this is your sale. Food, booze and beats will be on site to keep shoppers fuelled.
frankie and friends Garage Sale
12 Edward Street, Brunswick
The Garage Sale Trail is taking place this Saturday, with 7878 garage sales taking place across the country. With more than 1000 sales popping up in Melbourne, you’ll find some trash or treasure around town that takes your fancy. Our top pick for this year is the frankie and friends garage sale. Equipped with studio samples (all those good-looking products you see featured in frankie magazine), seconds and personal bits and bobs from local makers such as Beci Orpin, Alice Oehr, Laura Blythman and Pete Cromer, Isles of Man, Ashley Ronning, Min Pin, Pop Plant, Hi Petal! and many more, you’ll yourself a pretty little bargain here. There’ll be deep-fried goodness in the form of fried chicken and doughnuts from Juanita Peaches and All Day Donuts, which in itself is a good enough reason to get down there, right?
Hawkeye Pop-Up Store
39/220 Commercial Road, Prahran
The crew from Hawkeye Vintage is teaming up with the Eternal Headonist next week for the Spring Racing Season, to sell a collection of vintage Chanel and Hermès accessories, alongside a range of hats and fascinators. Unique brooches, earrings, necklaces, belts, bags, headwear and scarves (with pre-loved discounts attached) will be available to get you looking fancy for Flemington. This sale kicks off next Tuesday, so plan to pop in early to get the pick of the bunch. Cash, credit card and EFTPOS facilities will be available.
Tue to Fri 12pm–7pm
Spring Warehouse Sale
100 Rupert Street, Collingwood
Melbourne-born brands SASS, FATE and Betty Basics are joining this week for a spring clean out. A collection of samples and past season stock, including jackets, dresses, tees and pants, will be discounted – with nothing priced over $40. If you’re on the lookout for some cheap, trans-seasonal basics, this is a sale to pop into.
Quirky label Kinki Gerlinki has just added a new range of garments to its sale section, both online and in store. Bold, patterned dresses, skirts, shirts and tops are available at up to 70 per cent off, for those who want to add a little colour to their spring/summer fashion game.