Inspired by Bode Miller’s or Lindsey Vonn’s gold medals and want to hit the slopes (we won’t discuss Vonn’s wipeout on the super-G yesterday…)? Helly Hansen will hook you up with all Oakley and Smith goggles and Kaenon sunglasses at 25% off. They also have steep markdowns on outwear including the Precon II Jacket (pictured at left), constructed of Helly Tech® waterproof breathable fabrics featuring pit zip vents, a removable hood and multiple pockets (was $269.99, now $190.00). There’s plenty to choose from at all sizes marked down an average of 25%-50%.
Just a few storefronts down Thames Street, Potter & Company has marked down a number of North Face winter favorites including the well-known Denali jacket (the full-zip jacket made from recycled Polartec® 300 series fleece) and Windwall jackets and vest (FYI: you’ll find more smaller sizes left than larger sizes left).
For après skiing comfort, slip your tootsies into the UGG® Bellevue (cheers to Newport!) waterproof boot marked down 25% from $179.99 to at Sole Desire (pictured at right). For chicer kicks, a bunch of Franco Sarto and Poetic License heels (the latter we featured HERE) are marked down 25%. Oh, and for all of you America’s Cup chasers optimistic that the famed race will once again be held in Newport waters, stock up on your timeless Sperry top-siders, marked down10%.
While spring may be on your mind, there’s a whole lot of winter left here in Newport- stock up!
Helly Hansen, 160 Thames Street, Newport, (401) 849-6666, www.hellynewport.com
Potter & Company, 172 Thames Street, Newport, (401) 847-0392, www.potterandcompanyri.com
Sole Desire, 131 Swinburne Row at Brick Market Place, Newport, (401) 846-0067