On Sale: Furniture and clothing shops clean house
By — Janet Bennett Kelly,
Skynear Designs is decluttering to reinvent itself as a boutique selling artisan and custom creations. Beginning Jan. 1, mirrors originally selling for $300 will be $90; select sculptural lighting, such as the Adam & Eve floor lamp, will be $270, reduced from $900; handmade beaded jewelry from a women’s cooperative in Kenya, originally $20 to $200, will be 20 percent off. 11 a.m.- 7 p.m. Monday-Saturday, noon-7 p.m. Sunday. 2122 18th St. NW, 202-797-7160. www.skyneardesigns.com.
Clothing and accessories store Zoe has partnered with local food pantry Alive, which serves Alexandria. For each canned food item you bring in, get 1 percent off your purchase. The max is 30, meaning you can get 30 percent off clothing and accessories from designers that include Rebecca Taylor, Velvet, Tracy Reese and Chan Lu. Through Friday. 130 S. Union St. 571-970-6324. By appointment Monday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday. www.shopatzoe.com.
Art & Soul on Capitol Hill is marking down its fall and winter artisan clothing, handcrafted jewelry and accessories by 40 percent Jan. 5-7. If you’ve been pining for a pair of Alexis Bittar earrings, a set priced at $210 will be $126. From Jan. 9-14, take 25 percent off select items. The discount goes to 35 percent Jan. 16-21 and then 50 percent Jan. 23-28. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Thursday. 225 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, 202-549-0105. Artandsoulboutique-dc.com.
— Janet Bennett Kelly