The holidays are over, retailers have opened their doors again, and the turn of the calendar means fresh goals as we ease into the new decade. Whether it’s shopping for a cause, buying ethically, or supporting local brands and boutiques, Houstonians can keep these resolutions off the back burner.
Look to winter sales with too-good-to-be-true discounts, a retirement sale from a beloved bridal salon, and trunk shows featuring internationally recognized designers’ spring 2020 collections.
Cotton Club Collection
The high-end women’s boutique is offering 40 to 80 percent off, select merchandise. Shop apparel, accessories, and more; through Friday, January 31; 3941 San Felipe St.
Houstonians can shop the second-generation clothier’s artisan designer sale with 40 to 50 percent off select merchandise including a Christiansen Mongolian fur hobo, a blanket lined jacket from Faherty, a Lardini cashmere blazer, and more. Select shoe styles are also on sale, up to 40 percent off; through Friday, January 31; 1180 Uptown Park Blvd.
Available at both the Memorial Green and Upper Kirby locations, the high-quality home goods and furniture store’s winter sale is the perfect opportunity to freshen up your space for the new year. Shop select items for 30 to 60 percent off; through Saturday, February 1; 12525 Memorial Dr. #160 and 2032 W Alabama St.
Joan Pillow Bridal Salon
After 11 years in Highland Village, and 35 years in business, Joan Pillow is retiring. She’s celebrating her retirement with a sale from wedding gowns to veils, formal wear, and debutante dresses; through Saturday, January 25; 4001 Westheimer Rd.
Accel Lifestyle x Tootsies
New year, new you equals new tees and tanks to sweat and live in. Join the ethical athleisure line at Tootsies, and customize your new anti-stink gear with eccentric patches; Friday, January 10 and Saturday, January 11; 10 am-5 pm; 2601 Westheimer Rd.
The annual Houston Tri Delta Philanthropies, Inc. two-day shopping event features more than 50 local boutiques from J. Landa, French Cuff Boutique, Laurier Blanc, Hemline, Kendra Scott, Hunter Bell NYC, and more. Proceeds from ticket sales benefit The University of Texas MD Anderson Children’s Cancer Hospital; Saturday, January 11, 12-5 pm and Sunday, January 12, 12-4 pm; Bayou City Event Center, 9401 Knight Rd.
Park Lane presents Your Style 2020
Join Park Lane’s CEO Scott Levin as he shares the latest style trends with a runway show and panel; Monday, January 13; 6-9 pm; Magnolia Hotel Houston, 1100 Texas Ave.
Bandier Houston Trunk Show
In2Shop Houston, a curated shopping events company, is hosting the first-ever Bandier Houston trunk show with celebrity trainer Megan Roup. Visit In2Shop Houston’s Instagram for details on how to win a spot in either of Roup’s workout classes; Wednesday, January 15; 9 am - 7 pm; RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
Shop the spring 2020 collection from Lafayette 148 New York, inspired by Lee Radziwell and other ’60s socialites; Tuesday, January 14 to Saturday, January 18; 1180 Uptown Park Blvd.
Known for her chic gowns on red carpets, Reem Acra’s spring 2020 collection features “conceptual additions, such as a tulle overlay,” Thursday, January 16 to Friday, January 17
Jason Wu’s spring 2020 collection was inspired by Irving Penn’s fruit photos, floral prints, and the French Riviera; Thursday, January 23 to Friday, January 24
Nour de la Garza x Fit:Match
Local womenswear label is celebrating its new partnership with Fit:Match to heighten and transform the way Houstonians shop. Powered by artificial intelligence technology, the shopping platform matches shoppers with apparel based on biometric data; Saturday, January 25; 2-5 pm; 500 Baybrook Mall (next to the Apple Store)
The Brunch! Official Mixer + Market
Grab your family, friends, and coworkers, and head to East Downtown’s beer park for complimentary yoga and a fitness class led by F45 Training. Stay for brunch, drink specials, and of course, shopping from local entrepreneurs; Sunday, January 26; 10 am – 5 pm; 2120 Walker St.
Tres Chic Boutique
Nestled in Houston’s Upper Kirby/Greenway neighborhood, this women’s boutique is offering its annual fill-a-bag sale with discounts up to 90 percent off. (Yes, you read that right.) Friday, January 31 and Saturday, February 1; 3414 Eastside St.