ARTFUL AUGUST SALE
International Visions Gallery holds its annual inventory sale starting Aug. 24, featuring the work of international and stateside artists, discounted 10 to 70 percent. Highlights include oil paintings by Nigerian native Stanley Agbontaen and whimsical depictions of jazz legends by Wadsworth Jarrell. D.C. printmaker Michael Platt’s $2,000 pieces will be reduced by $200 to $250; smaller prints by Platt will go for as little as $150. On Aug. 26, catch the sidewalk fashion show that the gallery will co-host with clothing and accessories boutique Carbon. Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Friday 11 a.m.-9 p.m. 2629 Connecticut Ave. NW, 202-234-5112. www.inter-visions.com.
(“Rush Hour” by Stanley Agbontaen) - “Rush Hour” by Stanley Agbontaen: oil on canvas, 47-by-47 inches. Originally $4,500, reduced to $4,000 at International Visions Gallery.
Find gently worn merchandise including women’s, men’s and kid’s clothing, electronics, furniture, furnishings, toys and sporting goods in just-opened big-box/consignment/thrift store
B-thrifty. Among the items on offer in the 103,000-square-foot space are Coach leather women’s boots for $49.99; a Casio digital camera for $39.99 and a Lacoste polo shirt for $6.99. Monday-Saturday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. 13412 Jefferson Davis Highway, Woodbridge. 703-496-5100. www.b-thrifty.com.
At Alexandria gift shop Reunions, fancifully colored pillows handmade in Madagascar, regularly $108, are on sale for $91.80; an on-trend Hobo saddle bag is $108.80, reduced from $128. Also, a Louis XV-style table, regularly $439, is now $373.15. Sunday noon-5 p.m. 1709 Centre Plaza Alexandria, 703-931-8161.