freaking for fabric
To all the artists, clothes horses and fashion designers on the brink out there -- warm up your wallets. This weekend the Textile Museum of Canada is holding its annual fundraiser. More Than Just A Yardage Sale features designer fabric, wool, clothing, yarn, patterns, buttons, books and everything else textile-related at cheap prices. Among the treasures to be found are vintage and new silk saris and obis, a floor-length gold evening cape and antique Irish linens. The sale will be in the tent beside the museum (55 Centre) on May 31, 11 am 6 pm and June 1, 10 am to 1 pm. 416-599-5321 ext 2239.
wok me up
If you're looking for gifts for the wedding season or just want to zip up your own gourmet kitchen, find a way to get to Scarborough for the T-Fal outlet sale, running now until June 13. Featuring savings of up to 80 per cent on finds from the T-Fal, Moulinex and Krups lines, espresso machines, blenders, food processors, kettles and cookware are all up for grabs. And hey, when are we coming over for lunch? 10 am to 5 pm. 719 Tapscott, Unit B. 416-299-8541.
i dream of jeans
Eight Clothing is having a styling selloff of last season's stock with gear from Navi, Diesel, GSUS and Cocoa XXS flying off the racks and onto your fabulous ass. Now until they're gone. 464 Danforth, 416-461-5339.
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