For the canny shopper, the end of the sales can offer bargains galore - with massive reductions. Right now, the place to head is French Connection. It's the final week of the sale and prices have been slashed to rock bottom.
Take this sequined shift dress. Was £180. Now £45. Its shimmery summery loveliness is what poolside glamour is all about. But it'll be just as hot come party season at the end of the year. Plus, if you're taken by the colourful sequins, there's a skirt, too - was £120, now £25.