LAS AMERICAS: How appropriate that Las Americas Premium Outlets would be having a stellar Columbus Day Sale! Stop by through October 12 for savings in almost every store including 30-50% off denim, wool, chinos and cotton-cashmere at J.Crew, 30% off Kenneth Cole, suits for $99.98 at Perry Ellis, 40% off Tommy Hillfiger and more.
CARLSBAD OUTLETS: You can expect to find exceptional deals at the Carlsbad Premium Outlets as well. Some noteworthy selections include 40-80% off select items at Calvin Klein, 10-60% off at Crate & Barrel, $40 cotton-cashmer sweaters at Jones New York and 50% off all items at Wilson's Leather.
THE WAREHOUSE SALE: On Saturday and Sunday, The Warehouse Sale featuring Jon Varvatos comes to the Convention Center and brings piles of jeans and Jon Varvatos clothing with it. Designer denim from the likes of True Religion, Rock Revival, BCBG, Ed Hardy, French Connection and many others are marked down as much as 80%, and if you buy four pairs you get the fifth pair free. RSVP here for free or pay $5 at the door, and make sure to bring cash!
MACY'S: Practically everything is on sale at Macy's this weekend, with men's and women's collections, separates and accessories falling to as much as 50% off. Suits are especially affordable with a wide selection available at $99. Head over to the store at Fashion Valley Mall, UTC or Horton Plaza and clean up!
MESH: Not exactly a Columbus Day Sale, but Mesh in North Park is closing it's doors at the end of this month, and they are discounting almost everything in stock. All non-consignment inventory is reduced 25-50% off, toy mechanic tees are $16 each, Alternative Apparel clothing is $6-$29 and custom art is 20% off.
AKIA: If you blink you'll miss Akia, a tiny vintage store near Little Italy. What it lacks in flash it makes up for with an eclectic selection of 70's and 80's vintage dresses, men's shirts, throwback tees and piles of soft Lacoste sweaters. All clothing in the store is 30% off right now, so stop by and browse for a bit.