Treat the cigar lover in your life to a cedar-lined, mahogany humidor at half the price! Habanos on the Beach (1905 Queen East) is selling them at 50 per cent off. They're going for as little as $60. The sale ends when the supply runs out. Monday to Wednesday 11 am to 7 pm; Thursday to Saturday to 9 pm; Sunday noon to 7 pm. 416-690-5165.
Stop by Girl Friday (776 College) to pick up super-cute clothes for super-cheap prices. Summer stock has been slashed by 50 to 60 per cent. Check out these perfect examples of mad discounts: $90 front-pleated skirts now go for $45; $65 striped terry hoodies from Dish for $30. I could go on but won't - see for yourself. Monday to Thursday and Saturday noon to 7 pm, Friday to 8 pm, Sunday to 5 pm. (416-531-1036).
From today (Thursday, August 14) to 31, Meg (849 Queen West) holds its huge garage sale. Not only is this a sweet opportunity to hook yourself up with awesome womenswear from seasons past (reduced up to 70 per cent), but you can also snap up fall/winter samples while enjoying lemonade and lollipops with Meg, the line's infamous designer. Monday to Saturday noon to 8 pm, Sunday to 6 pm. 416-364-3983.
In order to accommodate new fall stock, Grassroots (372 Danforth, 416-466-2841; 408 Bloor, 416-944-1993) is having a major sale during the entire month of August. Look for 25 to 50 per cent off Carpe Diem sandals and all hemp clothing. Monday to Friday 10 am to 7 pm, Saturday to 6 pm, Sunday noon to 6 pm.
Designer shoes bonanza
Shoe fetishists rejoice - Davids (66 Bloor West) is at the tail end of its huge sale, but there's still tons of stylish merch available at up to 70 per cent off. Score those designer shoes you've been drooling over all summer. Go out and get yourself those sassy sandals and maybe, just maybe, pick something up for the man in your life. Monday to Wednesday 9:30 am to 6:30 pm, Thursday to 8 pm, Friday to 6 pm, Sunday noon to 6 pm. 416-920-1000. Send Sweet Deals tips to firstname.lastname@example.org