It’s an all-Australian line-up for this weekend’s designer sample sales.
Scanlan Theodore’s collections are synonymous with European elegance, the kind of looks likely to be seen on Paris streets. The brand’s signature crepe knit basics, bright prints and flattering cuts are timeless. Via its online store, shoppers can get a further 25 per cent off its spring/summer 16 collection. Everything from metallic tulle dresses to embossed-leather tops are available.
3A, 32 Ralph Street, Alexandria
Renowned for intricately hand-embellished designs, Rachel Gilbert has been included in some of the world’s premier department stores including Harrods and Saks Fifth Avenue. The designer is hosting a warehouse sale in Alexandria from Wednesday through to this weekend. One-off samples and pieces from previous seasons including spring/summer 16 and autumn/winter 16 will be available.
District 01, 7 Randle Lane, Surry Hills
Sydney-based Gary Bigeni is known for his bold and geometric, yet still feminine, forms. He is holding a two-day warehouse sale in Surry Hills. The sale will feature current and previous seasons’ styles at significant reductions (between 50 and 70 per cent off) as well as sample pieces. Cash, EFTPOS, Mastercard and Visa will be accepted.
Zimmermann has launched its online resort 17 ready-to-wear sale this week. Shoppers can purchase playful, feminine designs online. Everything from ruffled blouses and delicate lace playsuits to leather sandals and its signature mix-match printed bathers will be reduced.
Level 4, Westfield Sydney
Sydney institution Christensen Copenhagen is offering a further 20 per cent off its spring/summer 16 collections and previous-season pieces from a range of international designers. Some of the brands included are M Missoni, DVF, McQ, Alice and Olivia and Majestic. There is limited sizes and stock, so get in fast. All major credit cards, cash and EFTPOS will be accepted.