Cur.io Vintage has storewide markdowns through Saturday. Neckties, scarves, and belts are 50 percent off; menís and womenís coats are 40 percent off; hats, shoes, purses, and jewelry are 30 percent off; clearance-rack clothing is 50-75 percent off. (Everything else in the store is 20 percent off.) Finds include Bonnie Cashin coats, Coach and Carlos Falchi bags, Bakelite dress clips, 1940s sterling silver, and funky costume charm bracelets. Cur.io Vintage is at 379 Moody St., Waltham, 781-373-3786.
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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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