Sales Samples and Sips @ Dogpatch Holiday Sale 2016

dogpatch-holiday-saleDogpatch Holiday Sale 2016. Saturday, December 3, 2016.

Dogpatch Holiday Sale fans get ready for deals on apparel, bags, chocolate, jewelry, pet products, home decor, lingerie, beauty products and more from your fave Dogpatch merchants. Plus enjoy free tastes and drinks.

This is the perfect opportunity to have fun tracking deals on holiday must-haves and didn’t-know-you-need-haves. Don’t forget your reusable bag!

FREE Admission.

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3 Fab Sales You Will Want To Track

3-fab-sales-you-will-want-to-track3 Fab Sales You Will Want To Track: Lulu Designs Jewelry Sample Sale. December 2 – 4, 2016. Catstudio Warehouse Sale. December 2, 9 + 10. Union Street Glass Sale. December 2-4 and 10+11.

Here are 3 Fab Sales you will want to track for great deals on hand crafted jewelry, contemporary home accessories and hand crafted modern lighting and barware. Whether you are looking for the perfect gift or something special for yourself you will want to pull out your FasTrak and shop these fab sales.

Public Service Announcement:  As you may have noticed, this is warehouse/sample sale season. Scroll to the bottom of this post for a list of sales and other happenings.Tips worth repeating: check the websites before going; go early for the best selection; pick a city and go to the sales in that city; bring a bag; bring cash for when credit cards are not accepted; and bring a friend. Because we have so many sales at the same time strategic planning is a must. If a sale looks interesting make sure you put it on your calendar. Most of these sales are only a day or two and only come around once or twice a year.

Happy Deal Tracking!

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We Are Obsessed With These 10 Artful(l) Holiday Events!

Art.10 Artful(l) Holiday Events Around The Bay Area December 2-4, 9-11, 17-18, 2016.

Get ready to deck your halls, walls, table tops, and body with hand-made, unique goods from one of these 10 Artful(l) Holiday Events!

Whatever you are looking for – art glass, prints, sculptures, paintings, jewelry, ceramics, textiles, wood, leather – you name it, you will find it. All art styles, mediums, and budgets accommodated.

This is a great opportunity to check off your entire holiday shopping list and support a local artisan. Score!

Tips worth repeating for this season of sales: check the websites before going; go early for the best selection; pick a city and go to the sales in that city; bring a bag; bring cash for when credit cards are not accepted; and bring a friend. Because we have so many sales/fairs at the same time strategic planning is a must. If a sale/fair looks interesting make sure you put it on your calendar. Most of these sales are only a day or two and only come around once or twice a year. Continue reading

4 Awesome SF Holiday Warehouse and Sample Sales

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4 Awesome SF Holiday Warehouse and Sample Sales: Pacific Connections ( December 2 + 3, and December 9 +10, 2016), SF Kidswear, Tina Frey Designs (December 2 + 3, 2016), and Alite Designs & Boreas Gear. (December 2 + 3, 2016.)

Here are 4 Awesome SF Holiday Warehouse and Sample Sales guaranteed to bring BIG savings on artful home accessories, children’s clothing, outdoor gear,gifts, and more. These sales are no-frill shopping with potentially huge savings.

Public Service Announcement:  As you may have noticed, this is warehouse/sample sale season. Scroll to the bottom of this post for a list of sales and other happenings.Tips worth repeating: check the websites before going; go early for the best selection; pick a city and go to the sales in that city; bring a bag; bring cash for when credit cards are not accepted; and bring a friend. Because we have so many sales at the same time strategic planning is a must. If a sale looks interesting make sure you put it on your calendar. Most of these sales are only a day or two and only come around once or twice a year.

Happy Deal Tracking!

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San Francisco Parking Rules For Thanksgiving 2016 And Transit Tips

san-francisco-parking-rules-for-thanksgiving-2016San Francisco Parking Rules For Thanksgiving 2016. November 24 + 25, 2016.

Not sure what to be thankful for this Thanksgiving? How about free parking around most of San Francisco (Thanksgiving Day only)!

Of course this being San Francisco there are traps for the uninformed. Therefore pay attention to these San Francisco Parking Rules For Thanksgiving 2016.

Spoiler Alert: You can park in front of grandma’s house without having to move your car every two hours to avoid getting  a punishingly expensive ticket. So if you want to cut out early post-turkey start thinking of another excuse.

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Meyer Cookware Factory Outlet Sale 2016 AND Extra 30% Off Coupon

meyer-factory-outlet-sale-2016Meyer Cookware Factory Outlet Sale 2016. December 1 – December 12 2016.

Now in its 20th year the Meyer Cookware Factory Outlet Sale 2016 has deals on top-brand cookware, bakeware, dinnerware, pantryware, stoneware, teakettles, kitchen tools, kitchen gadgets,cutlery, and more.

Meyer is the largest cookware company in America. This sale is at their actual factory. As in the real deal, not a pseudo-factory-outlet-mall.

Mark your calendar – the Meyer Cookware Factory Outlet Sale only comes around once a year. #FieldTrip!

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Pizzichillo and Gordon Art Glass Studio Holiday Sale 2016

pizzichillo-gordon-art-glass-studio-holiday-sale-2016Pizzichillo and Gordon Art Glass Studio Holiday Sale 2016. November 25- 27th and December 3, 10, 17 2016.

Collectors of contemporary art glass, or anyone looking for a unique and memorable gift, will want to put the Pizzichillo and Gordon Art Glass Studio Holiday Sale 2016 on their must do list.

This is a great opportunity to purchase museum quality glass art at a reduced price. Shop new pieces, one-of-a-kind works,first-quality discontinued pieces and seconds. Don’t miss the bargain priced studio seconds!

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SF Etsy Indie Holiday Emporium 2016

sf-etsy-indie-holiday-emporium-2016SF Etsy Indie Holiday Emporium 2016. November 26  + 27, 2016.

SF Etsy Indie Holiday Emporium 2016 has unique handmade, re-purposed, and vintage items perfect for yourself and everyone on your holiday hit list – whoops, I mean gift list.

Here’s your chance to do all your holiday shopping without ever stepping foot in a soul sucking big box store. Sweet.

Free Admission.

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Mycra Pac Designer Outerwear Outlet Closing Sale

Mycra Pac Designer Outerwear Outlet 2016 Summer SaleMycra Pac Designer Outerwear Outlet Closing Sale. November 30, 2016 and December 1-29, 2016.

Q: When is a great deal tinged with ambivalence?

A: When deep discounts come at the cost of a fave store closure.

After 25 years Mycra Pac Designer Outerwear Outlet is closing its doors and liquidating its inventory at a steep discount. Find high quality, designer rainwear (sizes small to 2X), accessories, fabric, and trim for way below wholesale.

Even for this self-proclaimed opportunivore sometimes blowout prices are bittersweet. But recognizing this deal is happening whether we show up or not, consider the Mycra Pac Designer Outerwear Outlet Closing Sale a silver lining.

Coupon: Show (or print) the image from the “Logistics” section below for an extra $5 off  your purchase of $25 or more. 

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Nomadic Traders 2016 Holiday Sale & 10% Off Coupon

nomadic-traders-holiday-sale-2016Nomadic Traders 2016 Holiday Sale. November 25-27, 30; December 1-4; December 7-24 and December 26-31.

Mark your calendar for Nomadic Traders 2016 Holiday Sale. This is the perfect opportunity to give your wardrobe a fresh new look for less – a lot less. Prices at this factory outlet/warehouse store are a whopping 50-75% off retail including bargain bins starting at $5.75 . Shop sizes S-XL.

CouponShow (or print) the image from the “Logistics” section below for an extra 10% off your entire purchase.

If affordable style is your goal, don’t miss the Nomadic Traders 2016 Holiday Sale.

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