This is the ultimate sales cheat sheet

The big Luisa Sale is on. This is the time and place to get everything you longed for in prices that you will appreciate as much as the sense of style you are about to invest in. Approaching sale shopping in a smart way means that you’ll get the most out of your money, walk away with great clothes and avoid any post-purchase regrets. So be smart, be a top fashion buyer for your own good by following these absolute rules on how to bag a bargain. Leather bags by Bottega Veneta, fur scarf by Roberto Cavalli, suede ankle boots by Bottega Veneta. -Available at Bottega Veneta Boutique Kifissia, Luisa World Kolonaki, Luisa World Kifissia.


Suede shoulder bag, suede ankle boots, animal print ballerinas and ballerinas in patent leather all by Roger Vivier. -Available at Luisa World Kolonaki, Luisa World Kifissia.

1. The key to sales shopping is to plan ahead. Do NOT randomly decide to look without having something specific in mind.

2. Try to buy pieces that will work with your current wardrobe and are true to your style.

3. Shop for brands you aspire to but don’t normally have the budget to buy.

4. Buy out of season, such as T-shirts in winter and coats in summer.

5. Once you have made your mind up, don’t hesitate. Sizes DO sell out quickly.


Brocade pumps by Manolo Blahnik, pumps by Manolo Blahnik, leather sandals by Sergio Rossi, leather pumps by Manolo Blahnik. -Available at Luisa World Kolonaki, Luisa World Kifissia.

6. Register for our newsletter so you are the first to be notified of the new reductions as they happen online.

7. Look out for classic pieces that aren’t too “trend-driven” – these will always remain wardrobe staples.

8. Luxurious coats will be in your wardrobe for seasons to come.

9. Avoid items that have heavily influenced the high street.

10. Stay ocused on pieces that will suit your lifestyle and personality.


Black leather ‘Babies’ Mary Jane shoes by Saint Laurent, leather ankle boots by Alaia, leather ‘Britannia Skull’ clutch by Alexander McQueen, wool coat by Celine. -Available at Luisa World Kolonaki, Luisa World Kifissia.

11. Be smart. Think about spring trends and your favourite brands and collections.

12. Always go for pieces which have longevity.

13. Knitwear and outerwear are great sale pick-ups as we’ve only just entered the winter time and these layers will be handy for the next few months.

14. Look out for timeless pieces which aren’t tied down to a season.

15. Invest in a great jacket.

16. Don’t get carried away by a bargain. Instead, go for transitional pieces that you know you’ll get wear out of and will carry you through to spring.

17. Be prepared. You MUST know your current wardrobe inside out.

18. Create a list of what you wear often, what you don’t have but would like, and the items you really don’t need another version of.

19. Concentrate on staples that need replacing .

20. Look out for classic pieces that won’t date and quality fabrics that will stand the test of time.

20. If this option feels boring, update your existing outfits for the trends that you like from the new season.

21. Denim. Denim. Denim. Elevated denim pieces. Denim.

22. Bags are a timeless sale buy and will prove to be a good investment.

23. Never buy on a whim.

24. Avoid impulse buying.

25. The sales are on so don’t get mad, just get everything.