Weekend Shopping: Sales at Monique Lhuillier, Funktional, Hillary Rush and Satine
Monique Lhuillier Semi-Annual Bridal and Ready-to-Wear sale Sunday: If you're even remotely considering getting hitched soon, it's probably worth hitting up Monique Lhuillier's semi-annual sale, where bridal gowns and ready-to-wear pieces are marked down from 40% to 90% off retail. A full lace gown that retails for around $6,300 "could be at the sale for $3,000," said a spokesperson for the company, while a satin gown retailing for $4,620 "could be at the sale for $2,000." Evening gowns will be priced between $500 and $3,000.
1201 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Funktional Sample Sale Friday and Saturday: Cute L.A.-based contemporary line Funktional knocks 50% to 75% off its retail prices at this two-day sample sale.
915 S. Mateo St., Ste. 306, Los Angeles. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Hillary Rush Annual Spring Cleaning Sale Ongoing: Nab looks from brands including Nili Lotan, Nicholas K, Charlotte Ronson, Coven, Iro, Kain and Il Bisonte — marked down from 30% to 50% off at this annual "clear the racks" sale.
8222 West 3rd St., Los Angeles. (323) 852-0088. 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday; noon to 5 p.m. Sunday.
Satine Summer Sale Through Aug. 30: Fashion-forward boutique Satine is slashing prices on chic looks from brands including Balenciaga,Isabel Marant, Lanvin, MM6 and Wren up to 60% off through this month and next.
8134 W. 3rd St., Los Angeles. (323) 655-2142.11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday; noon to 6 p.m. Sunday.
-- Emili Vesilind
Photo: A Monique Lhuillier bridal gown from the spring 2012 collection. Credit: Monique Lhuillier.