Holiday sales have arrived, and so has our sweet-deal guide to a season of budget shopping.
If you're hunting for some panty presents, check out Secrets from Your Sister's (560 Bloor West, 416-538-1234; and 2501 Yonge, 416-482-8007) Boudoir Sale, which discounts already reduced bras and knickers by an additional 75 per cent.
House of Spy's (houseofspy.com) Winter Studio Sale happens Saturday (November 15) between 11 am and 6 pm at Wallace Studios (258 Wallace, Studio 202). Fall and winter overstock is up for grabs at wholesale prices.
On the heels of her critic-praised spring 2009 Toronto Fashion Week Show, designer Nada Sheperd's (nadadesigns.com) sample sale takes place November 18 to 20 (noon to 6 pm) at 51 Bulwer, suite 100.
In-stock jewellery is reduced by 50 to 80 per cent at SOOS Rocks' (soosrocks.com) studio sample sale November 20 to 22 at 599 College, 3rd floor, and every purchase gets you a free pair of earrings.
Local fashion favourites Dagg & Stacey (daggandstacey.com) and Snoflake (snoflakefashion.com) pair up for a trunk sale November 20 at Nathalie-Roze & Co. (1015 Queen East, 416-792-1699). Between 5:30 and 9:30 pm, current collection pieces are discounted by 20 per cent, while older stock starts at $20.
Token's (888 Queen West, 416-516-9586) pre-Christmas sale happens Saturday, November 22. Sukie linens, Orla Kiely stationery and more will be marked down 15 to 40 per cent. Toronto ceramic artist Xenia Taler will also be on hand to preview pieces from her new housewares collection.