Patricia Spratt for the Home, a wholesale business specializing in high-end table linens, opens to the public Thursday, Friday and Saturday, July 25, 26, and 27, for its annual mid-summer warehouse sale. (The company, in the Old Lyme Historic District, is usually is not open to the public.) Sale stock includes a large variety of placemats, napkins, tablecloths, runners and pillows and fabrics by the yard at savings of up to 80 percent off retail. Hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. All purchases are final. Patricia Spratt for the Home is at 60 Lyme St. in Old Lyme. Information: 860-434-9291 or www.patriciasprattforthehome.com.
Bargain-shop for a good cause by tuning in to QVC’s “Super Saturday Live” at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 27. The designer charity sale, broadcast live from New York’s summer playground, the Hamptons, features fashions, accessories, jewelry and beauty items at half the suggested retail price. Proceeds benefit the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund. Brands include philosophy, Mally Beauty, Jai by John Hardy, Laura Geller, Amrita Singh and Honora. When you see something you like, call the toll-free number on the screen, provide credit information, and the item will be mailed to you. Information: QVC.com/SuperSaturday.