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DOWNTOWN—One more sample sale this weekend: Clae is offering shoes from its current Fall 10 collection at discounts of up to 50%. It's Friday, from 9am to 3pm. BPMW Showroom, Ste 824, 860 S. Los Angeles St. [Racked Inbox]
SANTA MONICA PLACE—SaMoPlace kicks the season off with a tree lighting ceremony and special guests, KCRW's Jason Bentley and The Living Sisters. It's from 6pm to 7pm on Saturday night. [KCRW]
EVERYWHERE—The Barneys New York winter sale start today. First round of cuts on merchandise that will eventually end up at the warehouse sale; get dibs now! All locations, and online, too (where you'll find lots of Helmut Lang and a really tragic pair of Alexander Wang overalls). [Racked Inbox]