NIFTY for FIFTY SALE April 17 & 18


The word is out! Style-savvy and frugal fashionistas everywhere can breathe now that the date has been set for the third annual Nifty for Fifty shopping extravaganza. With over 10 local designers ready to part with their much-loved designs and vintage finds for $50 or less, this event is not to be missed!

“It’s definitely a cost-effective way to update your spring wardrobe,” says Melissa Ferreira, coordinator of the event and designer of local label, Adhesif Clothing. “Some of the wares will even be marked off 90%!”

To make things even more exciting, this year Nifty for Fifty will be happening at Five-Sixty, a new space on 560 Seymour that has been serving as a gallery for the Cultural Olympiad. “It’s a fabulous location, and we’ve brought in talented designers to fill it,” adds Melissa.

Look out for creations from local fashion favourites including Adhesif Clothing, Planet Claire, Clutch Designs, Kulus Designs, cream puff by gg, Carny Love, Dahlia Drive, Flaming Angels, Dotted Loop, and Catalyst Reaction to please both fashion forward guys and gals.

Van-city shoppers can also revel in fact that ADMISSION IS FREE! Just be sure to block off Saturday, April 17th between 11am-6pm and Sunday, April 18th between 12-5pm for some serious sartorial hauling.

“The great thing is that a lot of the pieces will be one-of-a-kind,” says Melissa. “It’s a chance to score unique designer creations and vintage treasures for a deal – it can’t get any better than that!”

So mark your calendars now – Nifty for Fifty is about to take your wardrobe by storm!

More info here !


~ by Planet Claire on April 13, 2010.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: