It’s time to update your wardrobe via the best bargains in the city. How does 80 per cent off sound to you? A few words of advice: it’s all about moving fast, keeping a cool head and snatching up your size first.

Annual Incu and Vanishing Elephant warehouse sale
53–55 Brisbane Street Surry Hills

Incu – purveyor of designer and independent fashion – is hosting its annual warehouse sale with Aussie basics favourite Vanishing Elephant this weekend. It’s offering up to 80 per cent off local labels bassike, Karen Walker and international brands Isabel Marant, Comme De Garcon Play, T by Alexander Wang, Rag and Bone, Acne and Saturdays Surf NYC. There will be shiny jewellery, rows of sandals, brogues, heels and boots, basics and statement pieces – this opportunity is not to be missed.

Fri April 15 9am–7pm
Sat April 16 9am–5pm
Sun April 17 10am–4pm

Cosette mid-season clearance sale
5/24 Bay street, Sydney

When Cosette announces it’s going on sale, you listen. It’s known for stocking premium international designers, and this weekend some big names have been placed within closer reach. Across four days, international labels such as Cèline, Balenciaga, Chloe, The Fine Collection, Alexander Wang, Isabel Marant and Gucci will be reduced to 50 per cent off. Shoes and all handbags (excluding new arrivals) will be 15 per cent off.

Wed April 13 to Sunday April 17, 10am–6pm.

benah and Meandher warehouse sale
China Height Gallery, Level 3 16–28 Foster Street, Surry Hills

Sometimes all you need is a new pair of shoes or a bag to make your outfits feel fresh again. Benah is known for its neat satchels and cross-body bags in easy-to-wear colours, and zip-up leather purses that fit anywhere. Leather goods will be 70 per cent off. Poppy Delevingne is the face of Meandher’s brogues and loafers, and it has a strong US following. This is the perfect trans-seasonal footwear, and you can get 40–60 per cent off of these handcrafted leather shoes.

Fri April 15 10am–7pm
Sat April 16 10am–5pm

Ellery sample sale
17 Oxford Street, Paddington

Ellery is one of Australia’s most successful fashion exports It is the only brand to regularly show at fashion week, and it is responsible for last year’s flared-sleeves trend. It will hold its seasonal sample sale with up to 80 per cent off some of its trademark pieces; classic blazers; off-the-shoulder tunics; and wide-sleeve cropped tops.

Fri April 15, 8am–8pm
Sat April 16, 10am–7pm
Sun April 17, 11am–3pm

Dead Studios warehouse sale
District 01, 7 Randle Street, Surry Hills Australian sportswear brand Dead Studios will host a warehouse and sample sale this weekend. The label masters the sportsluxe trend – workout gear that you can incorporate into your everyday wardrobe. The sale will feature men’s and women’s clothing, including one-off samples.

Fri April 15 to Sunday April 1, 12pm–5pm