There hasn't been a weekend in recent memory so chock-full of tasty sample sales. Here's our curated hit-list:
Showroom Seven sample sale Friday through Dec. 22: Get 80% off wholesale prices on brands including Odd Molly, Erickson Beamon, Orla Kiely, Issa, Tony Cohen, Bloch shoes and Charlotte Ronson at this showroom event that's open to the public.
Cooper Building, 860 S, Los Angeles St., Mezzanine Three, Los Angeles. Open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays only. For more info: (213) 316-0112
Animal Advocates Alliance sample sale Saturday: Come support the Animal Advocates Alliance at this annual group sample sale featuring 30% to 50% off apparel from LNA (mens and women's), jewelry by Nola Singer, Cleobella purses and wallets, Chic & You Shall Find vintage clothing and Bailey Blue dresses.
715 North Foothill Road, Beverly Hills. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Elizabeth and James sample sale Friday: The Olsen twins' second-tier collection hosts a sample sale downtown.
Cooper Building, 860 S. Los Angeles St., Suite 415, Los Angeles. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Twelfth Street by Cynthia Vincent, Mike & Chris, Patterson J. Kincaid, La Rok sample sale Friday: Fabulous contemporary brands come together for a mega-sample sale.
Cooper Building, 860 S. Los Angeles St., Suite 422, Los Angeles. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Kain sample sale Friday: Chi-chi T-shirt-centric brand Kain is practically giving away its spring and summer tees, tanks, dresses — with discounts up to 80% off retail. Fall merch (sweaters and jackets) will be discounted up to 50% off).
Cooper Building, 860 Los Angeles St., Suite 505, Los Angeles. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
warehouse sale Saturday
: Accessories and housewares brand Poketo hosts a gift-friendly sample sale featuring prices up to 75% off.
510 Hewitt St., Suite 506, Los Angeles. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Corey Lynn Calter sample sale Friday and Saturday: Score past-season looks marked down to as low as $10 from L.A. designer Corey Lynn Calter.
719 S. Los Angeles St., Suite 807, Los Angeles. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.
Rachel Pally sample sale Friday through Sunday: Shop the L.A. collection that specializes in chic, uber-comfy jersey-knit looks. Expect to find merch discounted between 55% and 85% off.
2301 E. 7th St., Suite C100, Los Angeles. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday; 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Sale will continue next weekend with the same hours.
Brian Lichtenberg sample sale Friday and Saturday: The edgy L.A. designer joins forces with jewelry brand Alex & Chloe and fellow clothiers Lazy Bones Vintage and Battalion for a sweet sample sale. Cash only.
819 Maple Ave., Floor 3 Suite A, Los Angeles. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days.
-- Emili Vesilind
Photo: A Spring look from Rachel Pally. Credit: Rachel Pally.