Alexis Bittar has select spring jewelry marked down 30 percent. Find Lucite pieces along with necklaces, cuffs, and earrings mixing gemstones and intricate metalwork. The sale is expected to run through mid-July. Alexis Bittar is at 130 Newbury St., Boston, 617-236-0505. The sale is also online at www.alexisbittar.com.
MARKDOWNS FOR MEN
Nordstrom starts its Half-Yearly Sale for Men tomorrow. Markdowns will include clothing, shoes, and accessories from Hickey Freeman, Hugo Boss, Canali, Peter Millar, Ted Baker London, and others. The sale runs through June 22. Nordstrom locations include South Shore Plaza, 250 Granite St., Braintree, 781-519-7200; Natick Mall, 290 Speen St., Natick, 508-318-2600; and Burlington Mall, 75 Middlesex Turnpike, Burlington, 781-272-8668. Find other locations or shop the sale online at shop.nordstrom.com.
MARBLEHEAD SIDEWALK SALE
Marblehead businesses will have markdowns on clothing, jewelry, home items, toys, and more during a townwide sidewalk sale on Saturday. Among the deals,
Home Love (7 Pleasant St., 781-631-5683) will have jewelry, home décor books, and vintage and summer items marked down 50 percent; Bus Stop (85 Washington St., 781-639-1945, www.busstopclothing.com) will have discounts on women’s summer clothing and accessories; Pawsitively Marblehead (52 Atlantic Ave., 781-990-0081, www.ccpaws.com) will have pet sweaters, toys, and other items marked down at least 50 percent. Find a complete list of participating stores at www.marbleheadchamber.org.
ESSENTIA CLOSING SALE
After a decade in Wellesley, clothing and home boutique Essentia is closing. Stylish pieces from John Derian, Dransfield & Ross, KleinReid, Megan Park, Lilith, Catherine André, and others are marked down 20-65 percent. There is no definite closing date, but your best bet is to stop in within the next week. Essentia is at 83 Central St., Wellesley, 781-239-1440. www.essentialifestyle.com
SEND DAD TO THE SALON
G2O Spa + Salon is offering a couple of deals for dads through the end of the month. Treat Dad to a haircut (starts at $50) and he’ll also get a complimentary gray-blending service (normally $35). Or, book him a men’s conditioning facial and sports pedicure ($180 total) and he’ll get a complimentary sports manicure (normally $27). Yes, dads can also book these deals for themselves. Mention the deal you are buying when you book. G2O Spa + Salon is at 278 Newbury St., Boston, 617-262-2220. Learn more about the services at www.g2ospasalon.com.
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