Casual Gear: Roni B
'Til Sunday at 13626 Ventura Blvd, Sherman Oaks; 818.501.5115
Up to 75% off action from Penguin, Triple 5 Soul, and NYC streetwear brand Secret Society, whose tags read "What Secret Society?".
There is absolutely no info at RoniB.com
Rugged Gear: Patagonia
'Til August 21st at:
2936 Main Street, Santa Monica; 310.314.1776
47 North Fair Oaks Ave, Pasadena; 626.795.0319
Get outdoorsy with 40-60% off everything from brimmed hats to synthetic-fleece vests to wheeled suitcases, for when your camping trip includes hiking down an LAX PeopleMover.
All the gear's also online at Patagonia.com
Otherwise-Overpriced Gear: Barney's Annual Warehouse Sale
'Til Sun at Barker Hanger: 3021 Airport Ave, Santa Monica; 310.276.4400
Up to 80% off shirts, pants, shoes, etc, from Paul Smith, Dolce & Gabbana, Marc Jacobs, APC, and YFL -- also, a very good question regarding the XFL.
Street Gear: Fresh Jive
'Til August 23rd at Reserve: 420 North Fairfax, Mid-Wilshire; 323.651.0131
The Fresh Jive flagship's knocking 30-50% off tees, denim, and jackets from last season (this Jive is fresh-ish).
Their shiz's at ReserveLA.net
Edgy Gear: Welcome Hunters
'Til the end of August at 454B Jung Jing Road, Chinatown; 213.687.9905
Dedicated to boundary-pushing young designers, this boutique's got 50-70% off jeans, shirts, even sweats abetted with glittery rainbow stripes, a must-have for the lazy-fabulous.
Check out the pants at WelcomeHuntersLA.com
Across the Pond Gear: Brick Lane
Til September at 1132 Abbot Kinney Blvd, Venice; 310.392.2525
This shop-in-a-house specializes in gear from the UK, and now drops up to 70% off button-ups and pants from Buckler, Ben Sherman, and Duffer of George, who until 2000 had always assumed he would become Duffer of Jeb.
Get all Anglophilic at BrickLaneUK.com
Short Clothes: Jimmy Aus
'Til the end of the month at 9408 Brighton Way, Beverly Hills, 310.888.8708
Everything from suits to sweaters to shirts is marked down up to 75% at this shop for men under 5'8". Unfortunately, they do not stock shoes that curl up at the tip.