Take the guessing out of giving. Small appliances are in vogue for the newly married. One of those items at the top of wedding gift lists, according to Consumer Reports, is single-serve coffeemakers. Right now, Keurig’s Mini Brewer is reduced from $125 to $99. Available at area Macy’s and www.macys.com and at area Bloomingdale’s and www.bloomingdales.com.
Hillwood Museum’s sidewalk sale begins Tuesday and lasts through July 3. Browse through the new exhibit on bridal fashions from the Marjorie Merriweather Post family and shop for books, jewelry, stationery and gift items from 30 to 80 percent off. A leather journal embossed with an art deco design is now $11.99, originally $19.95; a metal lace tray is marked down from $25 to $14.59.
Tuesday-Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, July 3, 1 p.m.-5 p.m. 4155 Linnean Ave. NW, 202-686-5807.
At Betsy Fisher’s Stealth Sale, Chie Mihara gold sandals that were $390 are $245. Hugo Boss special occasion dresses are 30 to 45 percent off, as are vests and jackets in buttercream goatskin from L.A.-based Illia. A practical buy for icy offices. Monday-Wednesday 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday-Friday 10 a.m.-8 p.m. ,Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday noon-4 p.m. 1224 Connecticut Ave. NW, 202-785-1975.
Note: Seniors (65 and older) with green thumbs or not get a 10 percent discount on all purchases at Behnke’s. 9 a.m.- 6 p.m. 9545 River Rd. Potomac, 301-983-4400, 11300 Baltimore Ave., Beltsville, 301-937-1100.