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A couple talented local designers are offering the chance to buy their designs for less this weekend. Abigail Glaum-Lathbury offers discounts on her spring line Friday and Saturday from 11 AM to 4 PM at her studio, 1457 N. Wood. Elda De La Rosa hosts a summer sample sale Saturday and Sunday, offering 25 to 75 percent off on dresses and evening and wedding gowns, as well as jewelry. Hours are 11 AM to 6 PM on Saturday and noon to 5 PM on Sunday; it's at the Edgewater Beach Apartments at 5555 N. Sheridan (the big pink building). Call 773-769-3128 or e-mail email@example.com to RSVP. Also on Saturday, Kristin Hassan will be at Cerato Boutique, 3451 N. Southport, from 11 AM to 5 PM with spring and summer styles offered at reduced prices.
Local line Kate Boggiano hosts its semiannual Warehouse Sale on Saturday. Starting at 8 AM items are 60 percent off; the discount lessens by 10 percent every hour until noon, when it stays at 30 percent until the event ends at 4 PM. Kirsten Goede of Objets d'Envy jewelry will be on hand with her designs as well. It's at 2150 S. Canalport on the third floor.
If you get tired of the bands at Wicker Park Fest, browse AllSaints inventory instead at its mobile pop-up shop. The retailer's "large custom branded shipping container" will be parked on Milwaukee between North and Wood and open from noon to 10 PM on both Saturday and Sunday. Or you could could check out area boutiques participating in this weekend's Wicker Park & Bucktown Summer Sidewalk Sale, also Saturday and Sunday.
Sweaty hipsters not your thing? Escape to Lincoln Park for the Armitage Halsted Webster Sidewalk Sale, which runs Saturday and Sunday as well.