RLF Home and RLF Home Outlet, 30 Bartholomew Ave. in Hartford, hold a blowout warehouse sale through September 30. (The company manufacturers ready-made and custom window treatments, bedding and home furnishings.) During the event, furniture, lamps, headboards, accessories and select custom draperies are 50 to 75 percent off; outdoor Sunbrella pillows, regularly $29.99, are $7.99. Trimmed pillows are $9.99 to $14.99, values to $69.99. Special outlet deals an additional 20 percent off already-reduced window treatments and bedding and silk valances starting at $4.99. Hours are Monday through Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Information: 860 951-8110.
September is National Sewing Month. Visit NationalSewingMonth.org for daily giveaways and free project patterns and instructions, including how to make a Kindle/iPad cover.
Close to Home Sewing Center, 2717 Main St. in Glastonbury, marks National Sewing Month with special pricing on entry level sewing machines, starting at $ 129.99. Free machine operation classes available with the purchase of any sewing machine. Hours are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Thursday until 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, noon to 4 p.m. Information: 860-633-0721.
The Little Boutique, a new consignment and thrift shop at The Elmwood Senior Center, 1106 New Britain Avenue in West Hartford, features household goods, gifts and handcrafted items. Hours are Monday through Thursday, 9 am to 4 p.m. Information: 860-561-8185.
Consignment sidewalk sale on Saturday, Sept. 15, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Melissa’s Consignment Boutique on Route 44 in Avon. All items, $2. Information: www.mycb.org. 860-674-8773.
Toy Chest/Little Folks Furniture, 975 Farmington Ave. in West Hartford, is holding its annual September furniture sale. Save from 10 to 40 percent on cribs, beds, dressers, car seats, strollers and accessories. The sale runs through the end of the month. Information: www.toychestwh.com or call 860-233-5559.
Feel the chill in the air? Stock up on winter reading at The Harwinton Public Library’s monthly book sale Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon. The library is at 80 Bentley Drive.
There’s a summer clearance sale going on at SurLaTable.com with savings of up to 80 percent on bake ware and cookware, linens, books, kitchen tools and more. (Click the “SALE” link to find the bargains.)
Attention gardeners: pottery, trellises, rain barrels, rose bushes, herbs and fall lawn seeding products are discounted at Warner Nursery & Garden Center’s fall plant sale. The center is at 76 Riverside Road in Simsbury. Information: 860-651-0204 or www.warnernursery.com.
Shop catalogues on your iPad with CoffeeTable, a free app that lets you browse and buy from Kohl’s, Sears, Neiman Marcus, Crate and Barrel, Red Envelope and dozens of others. The app also features exclusive deals and discounts for users.
Pottery Barn stores are holding a free Halloween entertaining and decorating class on Saturday, September 15 at 10 a.m. Learn how to dress up your home for fall and get 10 percent off featured merchandise. Information: www.potterybarn.com.
Attention Pandora fans: Purchase $100 of Pandora Jewelry anytime through Saturday, Sept. 15, at BK&CO, 64 LaSalle Road in West Hartford and get a free silver Pandora clasp bracelet, (value $65), free. Hours are Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Thursday until 8 p.m. and Sunday, noon to 4 p.m. Information: 860-232-6225
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