Denim Gear: Citizens of Humanity Warehouse Sale
Sat and Sun at 5715 Bickett St, Huntington Park
RSVP for this sale, and get 50% off high-end jeans and knits; forget to RSVP, and you'll witness humanity's darkest side when they force you to pay full price.
RSVP at TheDenimRevolution.com
Artsy Gear: Obey Sample Sale
Fri and Sat at 500 W Carriage Dr, Santa Ana; 714-429-1595
Major discounts on tees from the graphic artist who brought you "Andre the Giant Has A Posse" (you'd Obey too if your posse leader weighed 525lbs).
The flier is here
Lotsa Different Gear: New Mart Sample Sale
Fridays in December at 127 E. Ninth St, Downtown; 213-627-0671
Every Friday this month, each suite in this fashionista plaza will feature sample sales from different designers, like Calvin Klein, Tommy Bahama, and SFLA. Or go Saturday, for a sample sale of loneliness.
Check it out at NewMart.net
Classy Gear: Barney's NY Designer Sale
'til December 14th at 9570 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills; 310-276-4400
40% off button-ups from Hartford, polos from Original Penguin, and sweaters and sport coats from Ermenegildo Zegna (from his E-Z-Duz-It collection, fool).
Check out the gear at Barneys.com
Everyday Gear: Guess Warehouse Sale
Sat at 1901 E. 15th St, Gate 3, Downtown; 213-765-3100
50-90% off jeans, jackets, shoes, and tops: no kids under 12 allowed, which's only a problem if you Guessed wrong sometime in the past 11 years.
Basics Gear: Nation Ltd Warehouse Sale
Fri and Sat at 950 S. Broadway, Downtown
This small label's offering 70% off their super-soft, solid-color tees, made vintage-y by washing them over and over again -- which contrary to your protestations, does not create a "grandfather clause" of hygiene.
Trendy gear: Lisa Kline Blowout Sale
Sat- the end of Jan at 140 Robertson, Mid-Wilshire, 310-385 7113
30-75% off items like Melting Pot Denim, Habit Sweaters, and Modern Amusement shirts at this pop-up shop, which'll be operating all month long. If the pop-up lasts more than four weeks, advise it to consult a physician, as this may be a sign of a serious medical condition.
Check out the clothes at NationLTD.com