Banana Republic is offering 30 percent off one full-price item and 40 percent off two full-price items online today. (Select items only; use the checkout code BRMAD30 or BRMAD40, respectively.) The discount can't be used toward shoes or bags; men's suits; Heritage, Monogram, or Timeless collection merchandise; men's Gavin, Dawson, and Emerson pants; or Chan Luu jewelry.
contributorsAmi Albernaz began freelancing for the Globe in 2004. She started bargain-hunting at an early age, accompanying her mother to second-hand stores and yard sales near Westport, MA, where she grew up. When she's not perusing stores, Ami can often be found scouting out budget eateries in and around the city, particularly near her current abode in East Boston.
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Deal of the Week
Alex and Ani is offering $5 off many of the bangles in its Major League Baseball collection (normally $32) online through June 30th. Along with jewelry representing the home team, find pieces suitable for fans of the Yankees, Toronto Blue Jays, St. Louis Cardinals, and others. Use the promo code SUMMER13. Alex and Ani is at 115 Newbury St., Boston, 617-421-0777.
From the Bargain Bin Community
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