Local stores are offering deals for that make procrastination pay for Christmas shoppers:
Buy a coat at Florodora and get 25 percent off.
At Art Effect necklaces over $75 are 20 percent off through Sunday, and the Web site is offering free shipping on items over $75 through December 24.
Fulton Market men’s and women’s boutique Fix is offering daily deals as part of its “12 Days of Fixmas" through December 23. Free drinks and food from 5 to 7 each day of the promotion.
From Friday through Sunday, special holiday collections from women’s clothing designer Agga B and jewelry designer Asia Borycka of Fab Studio will be on view at Jake and Helen Yi. Also throughout the weekend, designer Anastasia Chatzka is holding a six-month anniversary sale at her Wicker Park shop. Get 20 percent off the fall and winter collections and 30 percent off past collections.
Sunday, busy designer and Chicago Fashion Incubator director Lara Miller hosts a sale and 30th birthday party at her Lakeview studio, 931 W. Cornelia, from noon to 8 PM. Get discounts on past collections and preview the spring 2010 line.