Welcome to Racked Philly, where we'll report on retail and fashion comings and goings around town. See a store open, close, or otherwise claim your attention? Hit the tipline, and we'll get right on it.
As we draw the curtains closed on yet another summer, Philly boutiques are making room for fall arrivals with end-of-season sale events. So while the rest of the city schleps it to the shore this Labor Day weekend, you can scoop some sweet savings.
Shop locally-made, one-of-a-kind jewelry at Adorn this weekend. Jewelry designer/store owner Sarah Lewis is offering customers 30% off purchases made at her Fishtown boutique, which boasts handmade, crystal-and mineral-laden jewelry and bohemian-inspired accessories, apparel, and gifts. To get the discount in store, mention the promotion upon checkout or enter code LABORDAY if shopping online. This deal ends September 3.
Manayunk's The Little Apple is holding an End of Summer Sale through August 31, offering steep discounts on Paddywax Eco-Green Candles; Philly tees from local stationery outfit Two Paperdolls; plus beach-themed housewares and hostess gifts.
Want to get a head start on next summer's wardrobe? Stop by South Moon Underon Chestnut Street for up to 70% off warm-weather apparel. The store has clothes, shoes, swimwear, and accessories for both guys and gals. Expect deep discounts on summer styles from Penguin, Free People, Splendid, Tailor Vintage, and more.
Summer may be coming to and, but the sun shines on. Create your own shade with a wide-brimmed hat from Tselaine. Through Labor Day, the Rittenhouse boutique is offering 20% off select toppers.
Through September 1, vintage apparel is 30% off at Old City's Sazz Vintage. Replenish your stash of ironic tees, then check out the store's selection of fall items, like flannels, maxi skirts, and Western-style buttondowns.