It’s Bank Holiday weekend, and so far at least, the weather is great – blinking marvellous in fact! All this sunshine makes me ridiculously happy, so I thought I’d spread the love and share the details of some pretty fantastic sales and shopping events happening this weekend…
What: Up to 80 per cent off ready-to-wear and accessories.
When: Today, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
Where: The Courtyard, 255a Pavilion Rd., SW1X OBP (020 7259 1660).
Who: London Accessory Sale & The Secret Sample Sale
What: Clothing and accessories from Chloé, Miu Miu, Balenciaga, Gucci and more from £5
When: Fri-Sun. Fri, 12-8 p.m; Sat, 12-7 p.m; Sun, 12-6 pm
Where: T2, F Block, Old Truman Brewery, 87 Brick Ln., E1 6QL (07900 432661)
What: Men and women’s clothing and accessories from £10.
When: Today-Sun. Fri., 8:30 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sat., 9 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: The Music Room, 26 S. Molton Ln., W1K 5AB (020 7629 8199).
Who: On the QT
What: Up to 80 per cent off clothing and accessories by Vanessa Bruno, Chloé and more.
When: Today-Mon., 11:30 a.m.-7 p.m.
Where: Dray Walk Gallery, Old Truman Brewery, 87 Brick Ln., E1 6QL (020 7770 6100)
Who: North London Vintage Fashion Fair
What: Affordable vintage clothing and accessories from Ossie Clark, Biba, Zandra Rhodes and more.
When: Sun., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: Cecil Sharp House, 2 Regent’s Park Rd., NW1 7AY (020 7485 2206).
Who: Fashion Forward Clothing
What: Fifty per cent off next-season samples from designers including M Missoni, Tricot Chic and Mariella Rosati.
When: 7 May. Thurs., noon-3 p.m. & 5-8 p.m.
Where: 87 Great Portland St., W1W 7LU (01908 233640).
What: Orla Kiely
Why: Discounted ready-to-wear, bags and accessories.
When: 7-10 May. Thurs. & Fri., 11 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sat., 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: Old Truman Brewery, 15 Hanbury St., E1 6QR (020 7819 0110).
There are also Bank Holiday Sales and Surprises popping up all over London – including the fantastic Harrods Spring Event and Selfridges Centenial Event – which I think is worthy of a blog all to itself so keep your eyes peeled! You can also get 20% off everything at John Smedley by entering JSCS9 at the checkout.