Bargain Bin

Midweek deals at Gretta Luxe

Living stylishly on a budget

Need to get organized? BoConcept is taking 25 percent off its Volani and Lecco wall storage systems for the next few weeks. (A Volani system is pictured.) The units are customizable and available in different colors, sizes, and depths. The sale ends May 22. BoConcept is at 999 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, 617-588-7777.


A heads-up for next week: Ame & Lulu will have lots of items marked down up to 75 percent during a sample sale on Wednesday (April 30). Stylish totes and duffle bags, cosmetic cases, tennis racket covers, golf club head covers, and other accessories in bold colors and prints will be on offer. The sale will run from 3-8 p.m. at 71A Chapel St., Newton. RSVP at



If you can slip away for some shopping Thursday, the Gretta Luxe and Crush Boutique warehouse sale at Petit Robert Central Bistro may be a good place to head. Clothing and accessories from Shoshanna, Alice + Olivia, Parker, Chloé, Stella McCartney, and others will be up to 80 percent off. The sale happens from noon to 8 p.m. Petit Robert Central is at 34 Summer St., Boston, 617-737-1777. and


Looking for something to do with the kids within the next few weeks, or even for the remainder of school vacation? ArtBoston has half-price show tickets available until next Monday through its “Get ARTventurous” program. (See www.arts
At the time of this writing, shows included Big Apple Circus’s “Luminocity,” “Where the Mountain Meets the Moon” at Wheelock Family Theatre, and Jim Henson’s “Sid the Science Kid — Live,” among others. If you’re planning to spend a day in the city, you can check to see which same-day half-price tickets are available at ArtsBoston’s BosTix booths in Faneuil Hall and Copley Square.


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Mother’s Day is just a couple weeks away, and here’s one gift option we found intriguing: G2O Spa + Salon will give a complimentary “Bali Paradise Experience” with any hair color service or 60- or 90-minute facial booked for a weekday during May. The 40-minute service, normally $75, includes a self-applied fruit extract cream, herbal salt exfoliation, and steam treatment in the spa’s exclusive “Experience Room.” Mention the offer when you book. G2O Spa + Salon is at 278 Newbury St., Boston, 617-262-2220.

Ami Albernaz

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