Midweek Shopping: Deep sales at Catherine Malandrino, Barneys New York and Em & Co.
Melrose Place, 651-653 N. La Cienega Blvd., Los Angeles. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday to Saturday; noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Sunset Plaza, 8644 Sunset Blvd., 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday to Saturday; noon to 6 p.m. Sunday.
Mariska sample sale Thursday through Sunday: Shop chic looks from downtown L.A.-made contemporary brand Mariska, designed by lawyer-turned-fashion-designer Maria Janossy.
Em & Co., 7940 W. 3rd St., Los Angeles. (323) 782-8155. 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily.
Barneys New York warehouse sale Through Monday: We're already a few days into the semiannual Barneys warehouse sale, but as we all know, the deepest discounts — up to 75% off — happen in the sale's final days. Though, of course, you risk missing some prime goodies by waiting — so we leave it to you to cook up a winning scheme.
The Los Angeles Convention Center, Kentia Hall, 1201 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles. (310) 777-5700. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Feb. 16 to Feb. 18; 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Feb. 19; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Feb 20; 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Feb 21.
Photo: A spring 2011 look from Catherine Malandrino. Credit: Catherine Malandrino.