LA sample sales

  1. What: Fashion Co-Op
    When: Sat., 1-5 p.m.
    Where: Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, 1855 Main Street, near Pico Boulevard, Santa Monica.
    Why: Fighting Eel, Magpie, Rock Scissor Paper, Moss Mills, Hand Maid by Michelle Frantz, and others — all up to 80 percent off. Admission is $3 with R.S.V.P. or $5 at the door.
    What: Woo
    When: Sat., 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
    Where: 941 East Third Street, between Alameda Street and Santa Fe Avenue, studio 4, Downtown.
    Why: Tops, dresses, skirts, underpinnings, diaper bags, and other whatnots at wholesale and below.
    What: James Perse
    When: Sat., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Where: Siren Studios, 6063 West Sunset Boulevard, between North Gower Street and North Beachwood Drive, Hollywood (323-319-0280).
    Why: Kiddie-blanket soft tops and bottoms for men, women, and kids up to 70 percent off.
    What: Sample Angel
    When: Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
    Where: Studio 528, 528 La Brea Avenue, between Formosa and Sycamore Avenues, Hollywood.
    Why: Up to 80 percent off merch by Mint, Twinkle by Wenlan, Alice + Olivia, Dutchy, Seychelles, and others. Added perk: 20 percent of proceeds go to the United Friends of the Children.
    What: Grace Home Furnishings
    When: Thurs.-June 25; Thurs. & Fri., 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; June 3-25, Mon.-Sun., 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
    Where: 11632 Barrington Court, between Barrington Avenue and Sunset Boulevard, Brentwood (310-476-7176).
    Why: Antique, traditional, and modern home furnishings and vintage decorative accessories at up to 75 percent off.
    What: House Boutique
    When: Sat., 9 a.m.-noon.
    Where: 1603 Montana Avenue, between Tenth and Eleventh Streets, Santa Monica (310-449-1918).
    Why: Shop for a cause. Get 30 to 50 percent off on loungewear, bedding, throws, and other home accessories. A portion of the proceeds will go to the UCLA HerShe group.
    What: Multidesigner Sample Sale
    When: June 10-11; Sat. & Sun., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Where: 8568 ½ Melrose Ave., between La Cienega and Robertson Boulevards, West Hollywood (310-360-9020).
    Why: Cake jewelry, Un Après Midi de Chien handbags, and Not Soap Radio housewares up to 50 percent off.
    What: Nae & Audie and Ele Keats
    When: June 10-11; Sat. & Sun., noon-5 p.m.
    Where: Brick Lane, 1132 Abbot Kinney Boulevard, near Westminster Avenue, Venice (310-392-2525).
    Why: Sleepwear and fine jewelry at 30 to 60 percent off retail.