On June 30, after nine years in business, Linda Friedlander is closing Objets Trouves (3956 Magazine St., 897-5066). Until then, shoppers can take advantage of significant savings on remaining merchandise priced at 30 to 60 percent off. Friedlander will move her antique prints, photography and framing services two doors down to NOLA Rugs (3944 Magazine St., 891-3304; www.nolarugs.com).
Step into Imelda's Fine Shoes (501 Metairie Road, Metairie, 849-9089; www.imeldas.net) to take advantage of the summer sale. Select shoes, clothing and accessories are marked down 20 percent.
Ballin's Ltd. (721 Dante St., 866-4367; www.ballinsltd.com) will host a trunk show featuring the latest shoes from Taryn Rose Thursday through Saturday, June 18-20.
Starting on Monday, June 22, and running at least through the end of the month, Massey's Professional Outfitters (509 North Carrollton Ave., 648-0292; www.masseysoutfitters.com) will hold a gear swap and consignment sale. Individuals can drop off any type of outdoor gear to be sold at the swap — tents, bikes, canoes, etc. (boats are only in the last three days) — and Massey's will pay the sellers a percentage of the sale in cash or 100 percent of the sale in store credit.