Ensemble has select items marked down 25-75 percent this month. Select jewelry and Luna Bella clocks and lamps are 25 percent off; Abrams books, home entertaining items, select wall decor, and clothing from Nick & Mo, Ingenue London, and Luxe Junkie are 50 percent off; Papillon Blanc clothing and holiday items are 75 percent off. Ensemble is at 62 Salem St., Boston, 617-455-8711.
Meanwhile, across the street at Acquire, items including pillows, throws, tabletop pieces, and furniture are half off for the store's semi-annual sale. (It's expected to run for around a week longer.) Acquire is at 61 Salem St., Boston, 857-362-7380.
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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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