Time flies when you’re having fun… shopping! It’s the end of the year and the middle of a bustling holiday season. Are you making your way gracefully through it, or are you in a panic as you plan for celebratory events and gift giving?
Well, never fear. I’ve got all the best Las Vegas deals and promotional offers happening in December listed below. So take a deep breath, exhale, and get to shopping. And don’t forget to stop and admire the twinkling lights, because the holidays are meant to be enjoyed, not rushed. Happy holidays!
First thing first, fashion fans, don’t miss Stitch Factory’s Coffee & Collaborations, TOMORROW, Wednesday, December 2nd. It will be paired with their Wednesday is the New Black (Friday) Fabric Sale. And because what’s December without an ugly sweater party, the organization is also hosting Ugly Sweater Workshops throughout the month. You can pick a time from the site, or contact them to set up a time that works better for you and your group. Visit Stitch Factory at 300 North Las Vegas Boulevard.
And since you’re downtown, head over to Rogue Toys, 616 South Las Vegas Boulevard, and participate in the store’s scavenger hunt. Beginning TODAY, December 1st, scavenger hunt clues will be posted daily on Rogue Toys’ feeds on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. Participants must visit the location featured in the clue on the day of the post. Scavenger hunters must have visited each of the stores at least once by the hunt’s conclusion to qualify for the grand prize pack valued at more than $2,000. Hunters will also be entered to win individual shop scavenger prizes when they follow featured clues. Shoppers can also earn up to 20% at checkout when they select a playing card. Rogue Toys’ second location is at 2115 South Rainbow Boulevard, and this scavenger hunt ends on the 12th. So act now.
Customizing is fun and doesn’t have to be exclusive to ugly sweaters only. New York-based tech start-up Bow & Drape will have their patented machines on site in Nordstrom at Fashion Show (3200 South Las Vegas Boulevard) through Christmas Eve. Shoppers can be creative and design their own products, and leave with them the same day.
Members of clubbebe can save $100 off a $400 purchase or $50 off a $250 purchase at bebe, December 1-6. This discount applies to regular priced items only. And if you’re not a clubbebe member now, just sign up at the store before you place your purchase. Shop bebe at Town Square Las Vegas, 6605 South Las Vegas Boulevard, and at Miracle Mile Shops, 3663 South Las Vegas Boulevard.
Also at Miracle Mile Shops, customers at French Connection can save an extra 30%-40% on select sale items, December 4-22. And for those last-minute shoppers or fashionistas in search of a New Year’s Eve outfit, the store is hosting a gift-giving sale December 23-31, featuring 30% off merchandise throughout the store.
Throughout December, shoppers who buy one pair of regularly-priced polarized sunglasses will receive $40 off a second regularly-priced pair at Sunglass Hut at Miracle Mile Shops.
On Saturday, December 5th and Saturday, December 12th, Santa pays Neiman Marcus at Fashion Show a visit. Take your complimentary photo with Santa, enjoy holiday treats, and decorate an ornament for the tree. This event happens in Children’s World, Level 2, from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm on both days. But also happening on the 12th at Neiman Marcus, there will be a Sugar & Spice Edible holiday display from 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm. You can even meet the chefs behind the delicious masterpiece, Chef Robert Teddy and Chef Travis Martinez, as seen on Food Network. Nonperishable food donations will be accepted to benefit Three Square Food Bank. Raffle tickets will also be available for purchase.
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Buy a stunning jewelry piece to give to the one you love, and get a little something for yourself. On Tuesday, December 8th, Alexis Bittar at The Forum Shops, 3500 South Las Vegas Boulevard, is offering customers store gift cards for purchases made. See below for full details.
Pop some champagne and do a little shopping with international fashion stylist, fashion blogger, and my good friend Christie Moeller on Thursday, December 10th, from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm, at Dynamite at Fashion Show. If you’re among the first 100 shoppers, get $25 off when you spend $50. Plus, enter to win one of three gift cards.
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Join celebrity international lead makeup stylist, Lena Koro on December 11th at NARS at The Forum Shops. A DJ will be there to entertain you and champagne will be served.
More events happening at The Forum Shops include an in-store event at GUESS on the 12th with a DJ and prizes and a holiday event at Louis Vuitton on the 19th. Enjoy tasty treats, specialized holiday cards, and take a photo with your favorite item/purchase from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm.
At Grand Canal Shoppes (3377 South Las Vegas Boulevard), save 30% at Mezlan’s winter sale. Get your fragrance bottle engraved at Guerlain’s Fragrance Engraving Event on December 11th, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm. Also for the month of December, Guerlain is also offering complimentary makeovers for all guests. With any purchase, receive an exclusive Guerlain gift; and shipping is complimentary.
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Interested in shopping with me? On Saturday, December 12th, I’ll be checking out the rock-n-roll fashion at ICJUK headquarters while sipping on a libation (or two). Come hang out with me. Please RSVP. See below.
The Jeweler’s Daughter & Friends Holiday Popup Shop continues to be open and filled with unique items that make perfect gifts. But if that wasn’t enough to tempt you to pay it a visit, then how about some gumbo? On December 19th, enjoy a warm bowl of gumbo and pusharatas while shopping locally. And please bring some items to help families in need. The details are below.
There’s nothing sexier than a man with an impressive package. I’m talking gift wrapping, people! Head back to Town Square and visit The Container Store every weekend in December through the 20th at 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm to join the Wrap Party. Learn how to wrap packages perfectly and tie them up with a bow that would make Santa’s elves proud. There will also be cider, holiday treats and giveaways, including a Customizable Gift Wrap Organizer Kit. Terms and conditions apply.
After you’ve learned how to present a pretty holiday gift, stop by Perfumania at Town Square Las Vegas and titillate your olfactory senses. Buy one fragrance, get the second for only $14.99 (applies to select fragrances only). You can also get an extra 10%-20% on select fragrance singles and sets store-wide. Plus, spend $150 or more, and receive an exclusive free gift. This special offer is valid through January 21st.
Now that you’ve learned how to customize your own ugly sweater at Stitch Factory, wear it to Stripburger at Fashion Show on December 19th and get a $10 gift card. If your sweater is the ugliest, you might even win a prize!
Everyone loves a big tin of popcorn during the chilly holiday season. POPPED is offering free shipping on purchases of $25 or more. So you can send your drunk uncle in Minnesota a little snack. Visit POPPED at 9480 South Eastern Avenue or 3700 South Hualapai Way.