By Veronica Newton
‘Tis the season in Los Angeles for gift giving, champagne toasts, mustering up resolutions, one-week (let’s call them) “spa” getaways…and sample sales!
VINCE Sample Sale. Here’s a chance to pick up cashmere sweaters, jackets and skirts at less than wholesale prices. 50-90% off retail. Thursday-Friday, December 3-4, 5:00pm-8:30pm. 5410/5420 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles 90036. Credit Cards only.
For any beauty product lover, the annual STILA Winter Warehouse Sale is worth waking up for. Tons of products for personal replenishment and great gifts at 50-80% off. Saturday, December 5th, 8:00am-3:00pm in Hollywood. Cash & credit cards only.
For all the jeans-and-tee-loving Angelenos, Paige Denim is teaming up with Michael Stars for a winter sale. Save over $100 on Paige men’s/women’s denim retail prices; Save 60-70% off retail prices on Michael Stars tanks, tees, sweaters, and activewear. Saturday, December 5, 8:00am-3:00pm. 12955 South Chadron Ave., Hawthorne 90250.
For everyone wanting to shop for a cause, we’re big fans of Project Angel Food’s annual DIVINE DESIGN event. Every day the discounts on clothing, accessories, home goods and furniture get bigger. 100% of sale proceeds directly benefit Project Angel Food’s mission to nourish the body and spirit of men, women and children affected by HIV/AIDS, cancer, and other life-threatening illnesses. Thursday, December 3 (opening night event) – December 7, 2009. 9900 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills. http://www.divinedesign.org