THE SALE REPORT: Summer Saling

A national retailer opening in Center City, a party at an Old City shoe store, and oodles of sales — get out there and shop!

J. Karma: Shoes & Booze Party
We love this event. Tonight, this fab Old City accessories boutique is majorly discounting all their summer shoe styles up to 75 percent — you’ll get a sneak peek of some of their favorite fall styles — plus, there will be snacks and cocktails from Absolut Vodka. The DJ starts spinning at 6 p.m.
Fri., Aug. 21, 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. (music starts at 6 p.m.)

Plage Tahiti: Anniversary Sale
To celebrate its 40th anniversary, this trendy Center City shop is marking down every single thing in the store by 20 percent, today and tomorrow only.
Fri., Aug. 21 and Sat., Aug. 22

Soles 4 Souls: Area Shoe Stores
The Soles 4 Souls charity provides much needed footwear to men, women, and children in need, be it in areas hit by natural disaster, inner city hospitals, domestic abused shelters, and lots more. This weekend, when you bring a pair of gently worn shoes to Walnut Street’s Cole Haan store, you’ll get a 20-percent discount on any purchase you make that day. Do the same at Delaware’s Peter Kate Shoes through the end of the month, and you’ll get the same deal on any one item in the store.
Sat., Aug 22 and Sun., Aug. 23

Tierra Mia & Sand Shack: Blue Oce’ana Event
This Sunday, stop by organic nail salon Tierra Mia for their combined event with local eco-friendly accessories company Sand Shack. You’ll find Sand Shack’s premium line of environmentally friendly jewelry on display and for sale, and the salon’s signature spa mani discounted to $15 (or try a $10-for-10-minutes reflexology treatment). Proceeds from the event will go to the Ocean Project.
Sun., Aug. 23, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Moko Beauty Studio: Special Deals
This all-natural Old City salon has a new stylist on their staff, and they want to show her off: Book an appointment for your first blow-out with Brigette on a Wednesday, and it’s free! (She’ll give you a lesson along the way, and advice on what yummy organic products will work best for you and your hair.)
Every Wednesday through September

Art Star: Summer Sale
This crafty, so-cool NoLibs gallery and boutique has got a bunch of cool new fall merchandise already in the store — and is marking down all men and select women’s clothing by 20 percent.

Esprit: Grand Opening
This national retailer is celebrating the opening of their first Philadelphia location at 1729 Walnut Street with a weekend filled with live music and special deals. Both Saturday and Sunday will feature local up-and-coming musicians; buy one of their CDs, show it at the cashier, and you’ll get 25-percent savings on any one item you buy.
Sat., Aug. 22 and Sun., Aug. 23