Bargain Bin

Jewelry, handbags on sale just in time for summer

Folklorica kicks off its summer sale Thursday. Spring and summer jewelry, scarves, handbags, and wallets from Chan Luu, Patricia Locke, Hobo, Alexis Bittar, Julie Vos, and others will be 20-50 percent off. The leather and turquoise cuffs from Rebel Designs (pictured), originally $158 and $78, are now $126.40 and $62.40. The sale runs through the end of July. Folklorica is at 61 Union St., Newton Centre, 617-630-1815.


Magic Beans will have strollers, baby gear, and toys marked down up to 80 percent during a warehouse clearance sale on Saturday. Brands include UPPAbaby, Bugaboo, Stokke, Melissa & Doug, and others. The sale happens from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at
1 Westinghouse Plaza, Hyde Park. (The rain date is June 28.) Find more details at



Shops at West Roxbury’s Fairview Corner are hosting sidewalk sales Friday through Sunday. Kalembar Dune ( will have select armoires, hutches, coffee tables, and home décor marked down 50-75 percent; Garden and Shed will have vintage garden planters, benches, and trellises marked down 20 percent; Top It Off ( will have tunics, wraps, jewelry, and other items for $10 and under; and Baker Baker (www. will give free chips and a cookie with sandwich purchases. Some of the stores will also have drawings or free gifts with purchases. Fairview Corner is at 162-170 Spring St., West Roxbury. There is free parking behind the building.


Citi Schemes will close its Cambridge store at the end of the month and now has markdowns on a wide range of items. Sofas, chairs (below), coffee tables, rugs, lighting, and more are 20-60 percent off; special orders are 20 percent off. The recently expanded Somerville location will remain open. Citi Schemes is at 1050 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, 617-497-0707. The Somerville store is at 22 Kent St., 617-776-7777.


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Tistik is offering 30 percent off purchases in-store and online through the end of the month. Find a well-edited selection of jewelry from Latin American artisans including colorful glass pendants, elaborate beaded pieces, and intricate sterling silver rings, along with handbags and home accents. Use the code “6bday” if shopping online or mention the deal at the store. Tistik is at
54 Church St., Cambridge, 617-661-0900.


La Residencia Spa is running a buy-three, get-one-free deal on non-facial waxing services in time for beach season. Services include arm, under arm, leg, and bikini; find the full list at (Click on “Services” and scroll down to the “Professional nails, waxing” link.) Call the spa by June 28 to purchase the deal. La Residencia Spa is at 336 Elliot St., Newton Upper Falls, 617-244-2280.

Ami Albernaz

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