By Lori Bosworth
UPDATED FOR 2013: The Christmas season is almost upon us and for many, this means a huge drain on our resources. You can always find great deals at Toronto fashion outlets, but you’ll also save money (or at least not spend as much) by attending Toronto holiday warehouse sales in 2013 for your Christmas shopping needs.
UPDATED FOR 2013: The granddaddy of all Toronto warehouse sales, the William Ashley Warehouse Sale takes place Oct. 26 to Nov. 24, 2013 at 62 Railside Dr. (Lawrence Ave. E. and the Don Valley Parkway), 416-515-7253. You’ll have to elbow your way through the aisles, but you’ll get great deals on Waterford, Wedgwood, Doulton and Spiegalari crystal and china, as well as flatware, cookware, home decor and Christmas decorations. The sale hours are Wed. to Fri. from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sat. and Sun. from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Closed Mondays and Tuesdays except the sale will be open on Mon., Nov. 11, 2013 (Remembrance Day) from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Try going at the dinner hour when it’s slightly less crowded. No strollers or car seats permitted.
Point Zero Warehouse Sale
Find fall 2013 men’s, women’s and children’s wear at up to 70% off at the Point Zero Warehouse Sale from Nov. 6-8, 2013 at 160 Tycos Drive (Caledonia Rd. and Glencairn Ave.), Suite 108. Other names on sale include Nicole Benisti, Nicky B and Blend of America. Hours are Nov. 6 and 7, 2013 from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Nov. 8 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Cash only. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to receive a 10% off coupon.
Puma Warehouse Sale Fall 2013
Puma Warehouse Sale takes place at the International Centre, Hall 6, Airport Road from Oct. 9-14, 2013. Hours are Wed., Oct. 9, 2013 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. (VIP only), Thurs., Oct. 10 and Fri., Oct. 11, 2013 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Sat., Oct. 12, Sun., Oct. 13 and Mon., Oct. 14 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Geox Women’s Boots Warehouse Sale 2013
Find women’s boots at up to 75% off in sizes 5-11. Sale takes place at 7700 Keele Street (at Hwy 7) in Vaughan from Oct. 17 to Nov. 3, 2013. Sale hours are Oct. 17 and 18 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Oct. 19 and 20 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mon. to Wed. from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Thurs. and Fri. from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sat. and Sun. from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Cash/debit/major credit cards accepted.
Sunglass Safari is offering great savings at their holiday sale from Nov. 29 to Dec. 24, 2012 including 30% off new Ray-Ban styles, 25% off new Spotters styles, 25% off Versace, 40% off Guess. Serengeti styles on sale for $69.99 to $169.99, Bollé styles from $49 to $99. You’ll also find ski goggles and accessories. Sunglass Safari Holiday Sale is at 2601 Matheson Blvd., #3 (Renforth Dr. and Eglinton Ave. W.), Mississauga. Visa/MasterCard/debit/cash accepted. Sale hours are Monday to Wednesday 12 noon to 5 p.m., Thursday and Friday 12 noon to 6 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday 12 noon to 4 p.m.
The Agency One Fall Sample Sale takes place at 120 Ossington Avenue from Nov. 6-16, 2013 and offers 60%-85% off on women’s and men’s brands including Linda Farrow for Alexander Wang, Dries Van Noten, Raf Simons, the Row, Mathew Williamson, Ganni, Religion, Twenty 8 Twelve, Something Else by Natalie Wood, 5preview, Muubaa, Stylestalker, Buddhist Pink, Eleven Paris, Gestuz, Suit and House of The Gods. Sale hours are Monday to Friday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday closed. Print 10% off certificate on website.
Warehouse Sale Featuring Reebok, NHL Apparel, Callaway, Adidas Clothing 2013
Get Reebok, NHL apparel, Callaway and Adidas Clothing at this warehouse sale at the International Centre, Hall 5A, 6900 Airport Rd. from Dec. 4-9, 2012. Sale hours are Sept. 19, 2013 to Oct. 28, 2013 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Kitchen Stuff Plus Pre-Christmas Warehouse Sale 2013
Save up to 90% off on cookware, samples, furniture and holiday décor from brands including Lagostina, KitchenAid, Cuisinart, T-Fal and Delonghi at the Kitchen Stuff Pre-Christmas Warehouse Sale from Oct. 4-7, 2013. Sale hours are Friday from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., Sunday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Monday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sale is at 135 Wendell Avenue (at Hwy 401 just east of Weston Rd.).
Jones New York Warehouse Sale Fall 2013
Running from Sept. 20 to Nov. 17, 2013, this warehouse sale features up to 80% off Jones New York Signature, Jones New York Collection, Jones New York Sport, Jones Wear, Anne Klein and Anne Klein Collection at up to 80% off. Sale location is 388 Applewood Cres. (at Langstaff Rd. and Hwy 400), Vaughan, 905-760-6068. Sale hours are Monday to Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Thursday and Friday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Visa, MasterCard, debit and cash.
Get Foxy Originals jewellery for $5-$35 at the Friends and Family Sale on Tues., Dec. 10, 2013 from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Toronto’s Bata Shoe Museum, 327 Bloor St. W. You’ll also have free access to view the Bata Shoe Museum. Free admission.
The Bond Sale
Get up to 70% off of outdoor apparel and equipment at the Bond Sale from Nov. 8-11, 2012 at the International Centre, Hall 4A, 6900 Airport Rd., Mississauga. Sale includes ski, snowboard and skate equipment, ski wear, bike wear, running wear and footwear from brands including Columbia, Fox River, Bonfire, Dynastar, Burton, Dakine, Nitro and Manzella. Hours are Nov. 8, 2012 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Nov. 9, 2012 from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m., Nov. 10, 2012 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Nov. 11, 2012 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Head over to the International Centre, Hall 6, 6900 Airport Rd. in Mississauga for up to 90% off Guess Jeans’ Annual Warehouse Sale from Nov. 6 to Nov. 10, 2013. Sale hours are Wed., Nov. 6 (VIP only) from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Thurs., Nov. 7 and Fri., Nov. 8 from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sat., Nov. 9 and Sun., Nov. 10 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sign up to be a VIP online.
The North Face Sample Sale
The North Face Sample Sale features discounts on sportswear, outerwear and backpacks and takes place Sept. 20-22, 2013 at 1440 Bathurst Street (near St. Clair Ave. W.). Hours are Thursday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Friday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Cash only.
Tom’s Place Fall Suit Warehouse Sale 2013
Tom’s Place in Kensington Market will be holding their Fall Suit Warehouse Sale at the International Centre, Hall 6 at 6900 Airport Road, Mississauga from Oct. 30 to Nov. 3, 2013. Sale hours are Wed. to Fri. from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sat. from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sun. from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Nike’s Warehouse Sale takes place from October 31, 2013 to November 3, 2013 at the International Centre, Hall 3, 6900 Airport Road in Mississauga. Get discounts on clothing, footwear, athletic wear, accessories, hats and outerwear. Hours are Thursday and Friday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Get 10% off with coupon online for Insider Day on Wed., Oct. 30, 2013.
Sleep Country Warehouse Sale
Sleep Country Canada will be holding their warehouse sale in Toronto on Sat., Nov. 10 and Sun., Nov. 11, 2012 at 140 Wendell Ave. (near Hwy 401 and Weston Rd.) You’ll find overstock, demonstrators, floor models, pillows and linens blowouts and mix and match products. Sale hours are 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Vivah Jewellery Outlet Sale
Vivah Jewellery, where you’ll find sterling silver jewellery often set off by Swarovski or Austrian crystals, is having their warehouse sale from Oct. 23 to Nov. 23, 2013 at 999 Finch Ave. W. (at Dufferin St.) , 1-800-361-1358. The sale hours are Mon-Fri from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sat. from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Brides-to-be can pick up great deals on bridal jewellery. Cash, Visa, Mastercard, Amex and debit.
The Bargains Group will be having a Friends and Family Warehouse Sale from Nov. 22 to Dec. 22, 2013, weekends only, on brand name toys, women’s, men’s and children’s clothing including adult hoodies, kids’ NHL jerseys, Hot Paws gloves, hats, scarves, children’s pajamas, bedding, linen, personal care products and stocking stuffers. Brand names include Spiderman, Disney, Hurley, Elita, Batman, Sean Jean and Toronto Maple Leafs. Hours are Monday to Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday 12 noon to 5 p.m. The Bargains Group is at 894 Caledonia Rd. (just south of Lawrence Ave. W.). Enter at the back of the building. Visa, Mastercard and cash accepted. Call 416-785-5655.
Denise Pre-Holiday Warehouse Sale
Denise Clothing is offering 50% off and more on brands including Fidelity, Miss Me, Nougat, Paige, Hale Bob, Dex, Left on Houston and Sky at their pre-Christmas warehouse sale from Nov. 16-18, 2012. You’ll also find 50% off on current denim. Denise Warehouse Sale is located at 50 Paxman Rd. (south of Dundas St. W., east of The West Mall), Unit 14 (rear entrance). Sale hours are Friday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Mr. B’s Warehouse Sale takes place Nov. 19 to Dec. 22, 2013 at 1590 Matheson Blvd., Unit 16, 905-629-1500. Great discounts are available on brands including Disney, Aveeno, Hershey’s, Fruit of the Loom, Revlon, Annabelle, Dr. Scholl’s, Ralph Lauren, Hanes, Playtex, Neutrogena, Johnson-Johnson, Crayola, Jamieson, Marcelle, Maybelline, Rubbermaid, Umbra, Wonderbra, Stayfree, Skechers, Dial and Schwarzkopf got2b. Sale hours are Monday to Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Thursday and Friday from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Drop in on Dec. 4, 2013 from 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. when Jennifer Valentyne from Breakfast Television will be broadcasting live.
Shiseido Warehouse Sale 2013
Shiseido will be having a warehouse sale on Sat., Nov. 16 and Sun., Nov. 17, 2013 at 303 Allstate Parkway, Markham. Sale hours are Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Cash, Visa, MasterCard and Interac are accepted. Fri., Nov. 15 is VIP Day (require a pass).
Ganz Christmas Warehouse Sale 2013
The Ganz Christmas Warehouse Sale takes place from Wed., Oct. 30 to Sat., Dec. 7, 2013 at 610 Hanlan Rd. (Weston Rd. and Steeles Ave. W.) and features Christmas gifts, jewellery, picture frames, candles and baby gifts. Sale hours are Tues. to Fri. from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sat. from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed Mondays and Tuesdays. Early bird sale Wed., Oct. 30 to Wed., Nov. 6 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Cash only.
The Designer Shoe Warehouse Sale, formerly Petite Feet, carries shoes in sizes 5-11. Thousands of shoes are on sale from Nov. 7-10, 2013 at the Markham Fairgrounds, 10801 McCowan Rd. Shoe brands include Franco Sarto, Fergie, Naturalizer, BCBG, Lucky Brand, Sam Edelman and Via Spiga. Sam Edelman handbags will also be on sale. Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Lisa’s Cosmetics Warehouse Sale happens Nov. 23-26, Nov. 29-Dec. 2 and Dec. 6-9, 2013 at 1380 Rodick Rd. (Hwy. 7 and Woodbine). Prices on cosmetics by Elizabeth Arden, Annabelle and Marcelle are greatly reduced as are brand name perfumes by Armani, Hugo Boss, Bvlgari, Calvin Klein, Dolce & Gabbana, Vera Wang, Versace, Davidoff, Kenneth Cole, Britney Spears, Burberry, Paris Hilton, Guess and Givency. You’ll also find hair care products by Schwarzkopf and Joico as well as beauty products by Aveeno, Dove, Neutrogena, L’Oréal, Olay and Pantene. Sale hours are Mon., Tues. and Fri. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sat. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sun. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. No strollers or children under 12 allowed.
Border Trends Warehouse Sale 2013
If you’re looking for home decor, mirrors and photo frames at up to 70% off, head to the Border Trends Warehouse Sale at 5496 Gorvan Drive (Matheson Blvd. and Tomken Rd.), Mississauga from Nov. 4 to Dec. 20, 2013. Sale hours are Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sat. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Closed Sunday. Cash/debit only.
The Samko & Miko Warehouse Sale 2013 takes place from Sept. 22 to Dec. 23, 2012 and has all the brand names for kids including Crayola, Playskool, Fisher-Price, Disney, Play-Doh, Spin Master, Hot Wheels, Little Tikes, Polly Pocket, Play-Doh, Discovery Kids, Baby Einstein, Infantino, Nickelodeon, Mattel, Barbie and Hasbro. The sale location is 77 Fima Crescent, near Homer Avenue and Kipling Avenue in Etobicoke. Hours are Wed. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Thurs. and Fri. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sun. 11 p.m. to 4 p.m. Closed Mondays and Tuesdays.
Umbra Factory Sale runs from Sat., Dec. 14 to Sun., Dec. 15, 2013 at the International Centre, Hall 6, 6900 Airport Rd. in Mississauga. You’ll find home decor, tabletop accessories, kitchenware, window treatments and picture frames from this premium wholesaler. Bring a donation for the Daily Bread Food Bank or make a monetary donation and receive a free Umbra gift. Sale hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Get there early; there’s always a huge line-up.
Mattel Blowout Warehouse Sale
The Mattel warehouse sale continues into November and December 2012 on weekends only up until Sun., Dec. 23, 2012. Toy brands including Mattel, Fisher-Price and Tyco are up to 50% off. Mattel sale hours are Friday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday noon to 5 p.m. Location is 6155 Freemont Blvd. (Britannia Rd. W. and Hurontario St.), Mississauga.
Jean Machine Warehouse Sale
Get 50-90% off on brands such as Silver, Big 7 Mavi, Guido & Mary, Guess, Lucky 7, Buffalo, Bench and YDE at the Jean Machine Warehouse sale happening Nov 8-11, 2012 at 4069 Gordon Baker Rd. (south of Steeles Ave. E. and just west of Pharmacy) in Scarborough. Sale hours are Thurs and Fri 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sat 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sun 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.