MY Oilcloth is clearing out its warehouse and offering steep markdowns on its entire current selection as well as older pieces and prototypes on Friday. The satchel pictured, originally $118, will be $39; slightly imperfect seconds will be discounted even more steeply. The company's bags, wallets, laptop cases, cosmetic cases, and other accessories are rendered in a stylish, updated oilcloth, and are virtually waterproof. The sale happens Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 22 Toxteth St., Brookline. It's online now (though a smaller selection) here.
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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
Femme Fatale Airbrush Tanning is offering a free skin exfoliant or hydrating tan extender (each worth $48) with a custom tanning session through Dec. 18th. The salon's Infinity Sun System spray tanning is used by celebs like Jennifer Aniston, Jessica Alba, Giuliana Rancic, and others. Book two tanning sessions and get both the exfoliant and tan extender, a $96 value. The deal is offered Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Femme Fatale is at 464 Commonwealth Ave., Boston. Book an appointment at 857-265-3990 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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