On Sale: Early December deals
Donate a new or gently used coat during Urban Chic’s annual holiday coat drive to benefit the Women’s Housing Coalition and score a discount of 20 percent on one item for the first coat donated. Take 15 percent off per item for each additional coat. Through Dec. 11 at Georgetown, Bethesda, Harbor East and Fairfax Corner locations.
Millinery darling A lbertus Swanepoel has designed a collection for Target that includes 14 colorful and stylish women’s hats with vintage appeal and decorative details, such as feathers and ribbon. Priced at $19.99 each, the fedoras, cloches and floppies in felt, printed felt and faux fur will be available through Dec. 22. Area Target stores and www.target.com .
Another retail victim of the volatile economy, Filene’s Basement is going out of business. Markdowns range from 20 to 40 percent off the lowest ticketed price for women’s coats, men’s wool scarves, children’s clothing, shoes, sweaters and sleepwear. A Jeffrey Banks wool scarf, originally $14.99, is now $11.99. A Michael Michael Kors knee-length down coat, once $69.99, is $55.99. At area stores in D.C. and Rockville. www.filenesbasement.com
Buy one item and get a lower-priced one for half off at the recently opened Calvin Klein Underwear store in Georgetown. Through Jan. 10. 3207 M St. NW, 202-338-1010. www.cku.com/home
— Janet Bennett Kelly