THE SALE REPORT: Special Deals and Events From the City to The Burbs
Joan Shepp: Trunk Show
Pop by this Philly fashion mainstay on Saturday for KRMA Clothing’s pre-fall trunk show, going on all day long.
Sat., Sept. 26
Boyds: Re-launch Events
This Philadelphia institution is celebrating the reorganizing and re-launching of both their men’s and women’s stores (each section now has its own dedicated floor) with a fabulous list of trunk shows (all of which will feature snacks, refreshments, extended merchandise and often a gift with purchase) for each. This Friday, check out Trussini on the men’s floor and Carlos Falchi and Giuseppe Zanotti on the women’s; on Saturday, Canali, Carrot & Gibbs, and others in men’s, M Missoni, Autumn Cashmere and Creed in women’s; and on Wednesday, Armani Collezioni custom clothing in men’s.
Fri., Sept. 25, Sat., Sept. 26, Wed., Sept. 30
3000BC: Rehab + Relax Package
Through the rest of the month, when you book a massage and facial together at one of the locations of this relaxing spa, you’ll get 35 percent off your purchase. (Bonus: Book on a Monday or Tuesday and you’ll also get a free citrus gel cleanser.)
Topstitch Boutique: Sale
This unique Old City boutique is closing out the end of summer by marking down oodles of inventory: Look for savings of 20% off vintage jewelry and Rabidfox jewelry, 30% off sunglasses, 50% off vintage shoes and bathing suits.
Shopping Day Out
Philly PR firm Cashman & Associates is putting on another Shopping Day Out this Sunday at the Loew’s Philadelphia Millennium Ballroom. Expect giveaways, gift bags, and savings of up to 50 percent on summer merch, and up to 20 percent on new fall clothes from businesses like Nicole Miller Philadelphia, Pileggi Boutique, Omega Optical, Per Lei Boutique, Petulia’s Folly, J. Karma Boutique, and lots more. RSVP at cashmanandassociates.com.
Sun., Sept. 27, 11-3
Moko Beauty Studio: Beauty School Nights
This pretty, all-natural Old City salon and spa is hosting Beauty School Nights throughout the fall season. Moko will host groups of girlfriends (at $65 per person with a limit of six per class) one night a month through December, and serve wine, cheese and fruit while leading sessions on various do-at-home beauty topics: The one happening this Wednesday will feature the five steps for a great blow-out, and to create a beautiful smoky eye.
Wed., Sept. 30; Thurs., Oct. 29; Thurs., Nov. 19; and Thurs., Dec. 17, all 6:30-8:30
Skirt: Theory Gift
Through the end of the month, when you make a Theory purchase at this Main Line boutique, you’ll get a free pair of Theory black tights, while supplies last.
Bus Stop: Mesa Show
This Queen Village shoe shop is featuring the work of Melissa Matarese, whose company Mesa Enterprises produces eco-conscious apparel and accessories featuring original works of art on organic, natural and recycled materials. Five percent of all Mesa Enterprises proceeds go to Conservation International. Also receive 10 percent savings on any fall shoe or boot purchase during the event.
Fri., Sept. 25, 5:30-8:30
The Papery: Holiday Pre-view Sale
This Best of Philly stationery winner is offering 20 percent savings on all personalized holiday cards, invitations and photo cards throughout the rest of the month.
Petulia’s Folly: One-Day Sale
This stylish clothing, home, and accessories shop is marking down all super-soft, super-wearable T Alexander Wang pieces by 25 percent, on Saturday only this weekend.
Sat., Sept. 26
Ulta: Urban Decay Event
Pop by the Ulta in the Broadcasting Square Shopping Center at 2755 Paper Mill Road in Wyomissing, where head Urban Decay makeup artist Eric Jimenez will be offering complimentary makeup consultations to shoppers. Appointments need to be booked through ULTA (610) 372-9939. You’ll also receive various gifts with Urban Decay purchases starting at $25.
Sat, Sept. 26, 11-6
Gramercy: Trunk Show
This BOP 2009 winner (Best New ‘Burbs Boutique!) is hosting a MINT Jodi
Arnold trunk show this Thursday. The entire fall and winter 2009 collection
will be there, along with the brand’s sales reps, who will be offering
styling tips. Twenty percent of all proceeds will go toward the
Comprehensive Breast Care Center at Lankenau Hospital.
Thurs., Oct. 1, 12-7