A new rug can make a room. Through Nov. 5, Timothy Paul Carpets is selling its collection of handmade area rugs from around the world, including custom orders, at a 25 percent discount. A 6-by-9-foot Turkish Oushak rug regularly selling for $2,900 will be $2,175. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, noon-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. 1404 14th St. NW, 202-319-1100. timothypaulcarpets.com.

Furnish a room or a whole house for less, but be quick. There’s only about a month to go for Colony House’s going-out-of-business sale. One floor is already sold out, but two others remain stocked with leather sofas, love seats, beds and dining room furniture. All artwork and mirrors are selling for 50 percent off, as are tabletop accessories. 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday through Saturday, noon-6 p.m. Sunday. 1700 Lee Hwy., Arlington, 703-524-1700.

Fashionable, top-quality shoes and boots from Italian manufacturer Gidigio are marked down 15 percent at Betsy Fisher. A two-inch heeled loafer/bootie is now $246.50, down from $290. Sale ends today. Noon-4 p.m. 1224 Connecticut Ave. NW, 202-785-1975. betsyfisher.com.

At Dress Barn, buy a ruffle-trimmed cardigan for $64.99 and get 50 percent off a second sweater of the same or lower price. Offer good for all sweaters. See dressbarn.com for area locations and hours of operation.

— Janet Bennett Kelly

Area rug sale at Timothy Paul (Timothy Paul Carpets)