Weekend Shopping: Post-Xmas sales at Coco de Mer, Premium Outlets and Paper Bag Princess
The Paper Bag Princess holiday sale Through Dec. 31: High-end vintage palace The Paper Bag Princess is hosting a storewide 20%-off sale. Expect to run into designer handbags, rare retro jewelry, furs and vintage frocks.
8818 W. Olympic Blvd., Beverly Hills. (310) 385-9036. 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.
After-holiday sale at Camarillo and Desert Hills Premium Outlets Sunday through Jan. 2: The mix of designer and mass merchandise at the Camarillo and Desert Hills Premium Outlets is already marked down considerably -- with discounts plunging as deep as 65% off retail for labels including Tory Burch (Camarillo), Yves Saint Laurent and Bottega Veneta (both at Desert Hills). But the post-holiday sales at the outdoor malls make the respective treks even more worth it, with stores slashing prices even further for a solid week.
Camarillo Premium Outlets, 740 E. Ventura Blvd., Camarillo. (805) 445-8520. 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Dec. 26; 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Dec. 27 through Dec. 30; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Dec. 31; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Jan 1; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Jan 2.
Desert Hills Premium Outlets, 48400 Seminole Dr., Cabazon. (951) 849-6641. 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Dec. 26; 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Dec. 27 through Dec. 30; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Dec. 30; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Dec. 31; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Jan. 1; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Jan. 2.
Coco de Mer annual after-Christmas sale Through Jan. 2: Get 80% off Coco de Mer's high-end lingerie and erotic gift-ables, including boutique fragrances and subversive jewelry.
8618 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles. (310) 652-0311. 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday and Monday; 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.
Upper photo: Looks from Tory Burch's Resort 2010 collection. Credit: Tory Burch
Lower photo: Carol Wiseman's gold "Death" ring, at Coco de Mer. Credit: Coco de Mer