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31 Things on Sale You’ll Actually Want to Buy: From Proenza Schouler to Uniqlo

The August sales are continuing apace, with extra discounts on brands like Proenza Schouler and Peter Pilotto at the Line, back-to-school deals at Minted, and a whole slew of actually-not-hideous dorm-room essentials from Urban Outfitters.

Kate Spade Lita Street Scallop Tote
Sale Price: $79 (60 percent off) Spring

This everyday leather Kate Spade tote has a delightful scalloped bottom.
Original Price: $198

Update: This has sold out in the black and white but is still available in blue and black.

Vince Wrap Back Dress
Sale Price: $170 (60 percent off) Orchard Mile

Our favorite thing about this long black dress is the coy V-cut back.
Original Price: $425

Vince High-rise Utility Crop
Sale Price: $110 (60 percent off) Orchard Mile

These “utility” pants from Vince are basically the brand’s more flattering version of a pair of Carhartts.
Original Price: $275

Gabriela Hearst Jordan Paperbag Skirt
Sale Price: $191 (76 percent off with code EXTRA20) The Line

Right now, already-very-on-sale items at the Line are an additional 20 percent off, like this goes-with-everything navy Gabriela Hearst skirt.
Original Price: $795

Peter Pilotto Taffeta Skirt
Sale Price: $239 (76 percent off with code EXTRA20) The Line

This Peter Pilotto skirt goes with fewer things, but is amazing.
Original Price: $995

Regime des Fleurs Turquoise
Sale Price: $106 (60 percent off with code EXTRA20) The Line

This culty Regime des Fleurs perfume evokes the smell of a “pastel nectar.”
Original Price: $265

Proenza Schouler Knee Boot
Sale Price: $263 (76 percent off with code EXTRA20) The Line

Our last item from the Line sale: A perfect pair of Proenza Schouler knee-high boots, with a comfortable rubber sole and heel, for fall.
Original Price: $1,095

Paddywax Redwood & Amber Soy Wax Candle
Sale Price: $28 (33 percent off) Nordstrom

Being-cozy season is upon us: This amber- and redwood-scented Paddywax candle will help ease the transition.
Original Price: $42

Marc Jacobs Denim Biker Backpack
Sale Price: $150 (40 percent off) Spring

This black-denim backpack from Marc Jacobs says to your classmates, “I’m (just ever so slightly) a badass.”
Original Price: $250

“Hello Cocky!” Print
Sale Price: From $73 (15 percent off with code BACKTOSCHOOL) Minted

A cockatiel print, for your dorm room. (For more dorm-room wall art we like, click here.)
Original Price: From $86

Izola Esperance Long Tent Pouch
Sale Price: $29 (24 percent off) Izola

For toting around your Japanese pens.
Original Price: $38

Supima Cotton Crewneck Cardigan
Sale Price: $10 (50 percent off) Uniqlo

A sweet little cotton Uniqlo cardigan for ten bucks.
Original Price: $20

Diane von Furstenberg Abigail Maxi Jersey Wrap Dress
Sale Price: $199 (60 percent off) DVF

Because every woman should have a Diane von Furstenberg wrap dress, etc., etc.
Original Price: $498

Diane von Furstenberg Chain Lace Shell
Sale Price: $149 (50 percent off) DVF

Pop this cobalt-blue lace shell over a little black slip dress.
Original Price: $298

Diane von Furstenberg Evening Clutch
Sale Price: $179 (40 percent off) DVF

We must subconsciously be in some sort of cobalt-blue phase! Another blue offering, this time in the form of a snazzy nappa-leather evening clutch.
Original Price: $298

12-Piece Speckled Dinnerware Set
Sale Price: $99 (23 percent off) Urban Outfitters

A delicately speckled 12-piece ceramic dinnerware set. Perfect for dorm-dwellers or starter-apartment-ers.
Original Price: $129

Modern Marks Duvet Cover
Sale Price: From $59 (34 percent off) Urban Outfitters

This graphic duvet cover is a little ’80s-y without feeling too ’80s-y. (It’s also a little Memphis-y.)
Original Price: From $89

Zenon Metallic Faux Leather Pouf
Sale Price: $119 (33 percent off) Urban Outfitters

As we noted recently, a silver pouf makes a nice coffee-table alternative.
Original Price: $179

Dash Greek Yogurt Maker
Sale Price: $20 (40 percent off) Amazon

If your Fage bills have been running high as of late, why not make your own Greek yogurt at home with this Greek-specific yogurt-maker that has a lot of very positive Amazon reviews.
Original Price: $34

Thermos Funtainer 12-Ounce Bottle
Sale Price: $11 (27 percent off) Amazon

Whether you’re a second-grader or a grown-up, a pink Thermos is a good thing to have around. (This is our favorite water bottle, incidentally.)
Original Price: $15

La Garçonne Moderne Portrait Mockneck
Sale Price: $159 (60 percent off) La Garçonne

If you are a regular reader of this sales series, you know we cannot (and will not) resist a simple mock-neck top. This one’s from La Garçonne’s house brand.
Original Price: $398

Vans UA Era in Imperial Blue
Sale Price: $42 (24 percent off) Need Supply

For men: a kooky-fun pair of Vans.
Original Price: $55

Eileen Fisher Striped 3/4-Sleeve Interlock Top
Sale Price: $89 (70 percent off) Neiman Marcus

This slouchy Eileen Fisher knit top can be dressed up for the office, or dressed down for a weekend.
Original Price: $298

Eileen Fisher Hand-Loomed Organic Cotton Checkerboard Scarf
Sale Price: $38 (70 percent off) Neiman Marcus

Any mother- or grandmother-related birthdays coming up? Ms. Fisher’s scarves are a sure crowd-pleaser.
Original Price: $128

Reed & Barton Imperial Bead 86-Piece Flatware Set
Sale Price: $150 (50 percent off) Bed Bath & Beyond

Interesting little tidbit about this flatware set: Reed & Barton was a silversmith manufacturer, founded in 1824 in Taunton, Massachusetts, that was enlisted to create the gold, silver, and bronze medals for the 1996 Olympic Games. They ended up filing for bankruptcy in 2015, and were soon bought by Lenox. Anyhoo, this is some very nice flatware with an interesting backstory that’s 50 percent off.
Original Price: $300

Franklin Sports Spyder Pong Tennis Game Set
Sale Price: $56 (30 percent off) Bed Bath & Beyond

We had never heard of Spyder Pong until we stumbled upon this: It appears to be a bouncier version of ping-pong, and it’s apparently very easy to set up.
Original Price: $80

Opening Ceremony Lily Striped Ruffled Shirt Dress
Sale Price: $150 (60 percent off) Spring

A fall floral number from Opening Ceremony.
Original Price: $375

Frame Le Crop Mini Boot Stretch-Cotton Chino Trousers
Sale Price: $83 (60 percent off) Matches Fashion

These stretchy, black pants from Frame crop at just the right spot; and we like the little button pocket in the back.
Original Price: $208

Rachel Comey Limber High-rise Wide-Leg Jeans
Sale Price: $128 (60 percent off) Matches Fashion

Another pair of cropped pants: These are from Rachel Comey, and come in a nice shade of just-faded-enough black denim.
Original Price: $322

HVN Cherry-Print Silk Eye Mask
Sale Price: $75 (40 percent off) Matches Fashion

Designer-slash-DJ Harley Viera-Newton (older sister of our beauty contributor Rio Viera-Newton) made this wonderful cherry-strewn, silk eye mask, which would make a nice hostess gift.
Original Price: $125

Velvet by Graham & Spencer Minnie Cotton Shirt
Sale Price: $63 (60 percent off) Matches Fashion

A wardrobe staple that’s 60 percent off from Velvet by Graham & Spencer.
Original Price: $158

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31 Things on Sale You’ll Actually Want to Buy