It’s hard enough to make ends meet, let alone look fabulous while doing it. We’re not giving up our avocado toast, so we’ve got to find our bargains where we can. To make it easier, we’re rounding up the best Los Angeles sample sales, pop-up shops, store openings, and everything else you need to know to truly ball on a budget.
Adidas Annual Sale
It’s the best time of the year to buy everything Adidas. The brand brings back its massive once-a-year sale so big it takes over Barker Hangar with thousands of products. December 5-8, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.. Barker Hangar, 3021 Airport Ave., Santa Monica.
Ted Baker Warehouse Sale
Just in time for holiday party season, smart British brand Ted Baker is slashing prices on mens and women’s attire. December 4-8, 9 a.m.-7 p.m., 860 S. Los Angeles St., Suite 801, downtown.
Rodarte Sample Sale
Celeb-loved, L.A.-based Rodarte is opening a one-day sample sale to those in the know. The location is only by RSVP; email [email protected] for details. December 6, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., location upon request.
Alice + Olivia Sample Sale
Designer Stacey Bendet’s colorful and cheerful line Alice + Olivia clears out stock at this sale. Expect fun and chic womenswear selections. December 9-15, hours vary. 242 N. Beverly Dr., Beverly Hills.
J Brand Sample Sale
Update your denim collection at this sale from luxe jeans label J Brand. Some items from clothing brand Rails will also be available. December 9-15, hours vary, 308 S. Hill St., downtown.
Reformation Sample Sale
Sustainable local line Reformation outfits pretty much every girl in L.A., but you’ll be the only one who scored a killer deal when you shop this sample sale. December 17-22, hours vary. 242 N. Beverly Dr., Beverly Hills.
Rag & Bone Sample Sale
Stock up on stylish basics for men and women, including clothes and accessories, from New York-based Rag & Bone. December 17-22, 10 a.m-5 p.m., 308 S. Hill St., downtown.
Reiss London Sample Sale
Reiss is a favorite of Kate Middleton–but you don’t have to be a literal princess to enjoy their sleek styles. Find men’s and women’s ready-to-wear at up to 75 percent off. December 18-22, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., 860 S. Los Angeles St, Suite 801, downtown.
Rachel Pally Warehouse Sale
Get your fill of feminine dresses in a wide range of sizes at this sale from local label Rachel Pally. The designer herself will drop by for a meet-and-greet on Friday. December 6-8, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 201 S. Anderson St., downtown.
OBEY Clothing Warehouse Sale
Shepard Fairey’s brand OBEY opens their warehouse doors for a big sale. Grab tees ans streetwear emblazoned with the artist’s signature motifs. December 13-14, Fri. 7 a.m.-7 p.m., Sat. 8 a.m.-3 p.m. 17353 Derian Ave., Irvine.
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