Thanks to everyone who shopped POSH this weekend! We still have many quality fashions left so be sure to check out the POSH Clearance this Saturday, November 15 from 10am – 4pm at The Design Center! Everything will be 50% off, and purchases of $200 or more will receive one item of equal or lesser value FREE. The POSH Clearance is CASH ONLY, so visit the ATM on your way to The Design Center!

 

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The POSH Sale
November 7 – 9, 2014

The Costume & Textile Society of the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art invites you to be POSH! Back for one weekend only at The Design Center (1429 Park Street, Hartford, CT), The POSH Sale offers gently used designer fashions for men, women, and children; vintage clothing; accessories; and textiles. Spotted on this year’s racks are high-end pieces by Armani, Tory Burch, Dior, Dries Van Noten, Hermès, Ralph Lauren, and more!

Read what Maryellen Fillo of The Hartford Courant had to say about this year’s sale here.

Peruse some of the sale items using the photo gallery below.

 

The POSH Sale is presented by the Costume & Textile Society. All proceeds from this event benefit the Costume & Textile Department of the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art.

IMAGES ABOVE: 2014 POSH fashions, © Maria A. Weber Photography

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