Most stores are already displaying their autumn/winter transitional ranges now but there`s no need to splash your cash out on the coldest season of the year just yet. If you`ve still yet to have your summer break, why not invest in a few more summer bargains? Go on – they`ll fit in your suitcase!
Make sure you don`t miss some of London`s best sample sales in August …
Tatty Devine offers quirky one-off jewellery pieces and limited edition accessories that you cannot find anywhere else, including quirky shoes by Finnish designer Minna Parikka Shoes made of the finest Italian leathers – you’ll fall in love with her signature style of bows, gingerbread shapes, hearts and buckles. Pop along to this sample sale if you are tired of wearing the old same accessories.
When: 02 August 2008 – 31 August 2008
Where: Brick Lane and Soho stores as well as online.
My favourite must-buys are:
Fawn Brooch – £21
Raquel Red Heels by Minna Parikka – £119.70 (Was £171)
The London Accessory Sale
One of the best accessory sales in London I have ever seen, with a growing mix of shoes, bags, belts and jewellery, plus women’s and men`s wear collections. With newly discounted accessories from Chloe, Dolce & Gabbana, Balenciaga, Yves Saint Laurent and Jimmy Choo, as well regular designers and new labels such as Mogil Luxury Leather Accessories, Ruthi Orlin, Chris & Tibor London, Les NÃ©rÃ©ides, Butterfly Jewellery and Ruby Rocks.
When: 28 August 2008 – 31 August 2008
Where: The Old Truman Brewery, 87 Brick Lane, London, E1 6QR
Sale Times: Thursday 4.30pm-8.30pm, Friday 12pm-8pm, Saturday 11am-7pm