Nadeau showroom. (Nadeau --Furniture With a Soul)
On Sale
Early-July shop ops

Through Tuesday, save 40 percent on preppy, conservative clothing at Brooks Brothers’ Semi-Annual Sale. A two-button linen sport coat is $313.60, down from $448. Classic suede bucks in five colors, originally $198, are $148.50. At area stores and

Just because you missed the first rush of Relish’s much-awaited sale, don’t write it off. Among the markdowns of 30 to 50 percent on high-end apparel from Marni, Dries Van Noten and Jil Sander, there could be treasure others overlooked. Through the end of the month. 3312 Cady’s Alley NW. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday. 202-333-5343.

Once to-the-trade only, Nadeau — Furniture With a Soul, opened to the public in Alexandria four months ago, offering wholesale prices on solid-wood furniture handmade in India and Indonesia. Bookcases, desks and end tables come in styles from contemporary to French country. Grab a dining table for $300 or a console for $200. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday, noon-6 p.m. Sunday. 5710 A & B General Washington Dr., Alexandria , 703- 642-0875. Go to to see current inventory.

Thrifters, take note. Buffalo Exchange has opened an outpost on 14th Street NW. Bring in your vintage and your worn, and trade them in for something new to you. Maybe a pair of size 6 Chanel sandals for $42? 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Saturday, noon-6 p.m. Sunday. 1318 14th St. NW, 202-299-9148.

Janet Bennett Kelly