In Newton Highlands, gallery and shop Limited Editions will be having its own sidewalk sale Saturday with steep markdowns on clothing, jewelry, ceramics, home décor (left), and more. Select clothing and accessories will be marked as low as $5 and $15; brands include Habitat, Dick & Jayne, Zashi, and others. Select items inside the store will be marked down 25-40 percent. Sale hours are 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Limited Editions is at 1176 Walnut St., Newton Highlands, 617-965-5474. www.limitededitionsgifts.com.
RACK UP THE SAVINGS
Barneys New York is running its designer sale in-store and online, with select men’s and women’s items marked down up to 40 percent. Lanvin, Band of Outsiders, Rag & Bone, A.P.C., and Jil Sander were just a few of the names on the racks when we stopped in. Find markdowns on handbags and shoes as well (including lots of Manolo Blahnik, if that’s your thing). Barneys is at Copley Place, 100 Huntington Ave., Boston, 617-385-3300. www.barneys.com.
MAKING THE CUT FOR A CAUSE
Newton Centre salon Tête-à-Tête hosts its annual cut-a-thon on Sunday to benefit the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America. A cut and blow-dry will be $40 (normally $55-$125); a cut alone will be $35; a blowdry alone will be $30. Appointments recommended, but walk-ins are welcome. The cut-a-thon happens from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 765 Beacon St., Newton,
Online, luxury linen purveyor Frette has towels, sheet sets, duvet covers, throws, and more marked down up to 50 percent as part of its spring sale. (Markdowns in-store go up to 70 percent.) Select “Frette to Wear” (robes, nightgowns, culottes) are marked down as well. We’re told the sale will run through July 31. Frette is at 776 Boylston St., Boston, 617-267-0500. Shop the sale online at www.frette.com. (Use the checkout code “SALE12” to get an additional 10 percent off.)
MARBLEHEAD SIDEWALK SALES
Marblehead is hosting town-wide sidewalk sales Saturday and Sunday, with discounts, raffles, and refreshments at downtown businesses. (Look for the balloons to mark those participating.) Among the deals, Jambu Jewelry (38 Atlantic Ave., 781-639-9600, www.jambu
jewelry.com) will have markdowns on sterling silver pieces, semi-
precious stone pendant necklaces, and more; Hip
Baby Gear (108 Washington St., 781-631-5556, www.hipbabygear.com) will have discounted clothing, shoes, bags, and more; and Pawsitively Marblehead (63 Atlantic Ave., 781-639-0449 and 9 Pleasant St., 781-990-0081, www.facebook.com/creaturecomfortsandpawsitivelymarblehead) will have deals on dog toys, “float coats” (life preservers), sweaters, and other items. Business hours are generally 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday. (May vary slightly by store.) www.marbleheadchamber.org
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This story has been updated to reflect the correct time of the Limited Editions sale. It is on Saturday.