Burgess Summer Sale will offer up to 70 per cent off a selection of quality, popular fashion and homeware brands when it begins on Thursday, June 25 at 9.30am.
Managing director Rosie Boles said, “With 20 per cent off swimwear and Samsonite luggage the Burgess sale is a great opportunity to stock up on style for summer holidays. Our womenswear brands such as Libra, Betty Barclay, Gerry Weber, Taifun, Olsen, Joules, and Darling will feature 30 per cent off while occasion wear by Libra and Laura Bernal will also be reduced by 30 per cent so there is a great selection of summer party wear on offer.”
The Juniper label will be on sale for 40 per cent off the regular price and Carl Scarpa footwear will be reduced by up to 50 per cent. Selected styles of pretty, cosy nightwear will be reduced by 25 per cent.
Burgess lingerie and shapewear department stocks some of the most sought-after labels including Fantasie, Playtex, Lepel, After Eden, Panache, Cleo, and Triumph and will offer between 20 – 70 per cent off selected lines.
Lingerie buyer Veronica McDonald said, “Our shapewear and lingerie fitters are on hand to advise on how to choose the perfect fit - with 80 per cent of women wearing the wrong bra size it is worth investing in well-fitting lingerie.”
Burgess menswear department will feature some not-to-be missed deals with up to 50 per cent off brands including Baileys, Shine, Joules, and Barker. Sports jackets are perfect for cool summer weather and will be reduced by 50 per cent.
Burgess men’s footwear department features popular brands including Rockport, Andre, and Swims (smart and waterproof so ideal for poolside, beach or boat wear and newly available at Burgess ) and will be on offer with up to 25 per cent off during the sale. Formal shirts will be reduced by 25 per cent, while Remus, Strellson, Roy Robson, and Digel 100 per cent quality wool suits will have up 50 per cent off.
A large selection of jeans will be on sale from just €19.95. Children’s wear summer fashions will also be reduced by between 30-50 per cent with €10 rails as well as 10 per cent off school uniforms until June 30.
Burgess homeware department features high quality brands such as Le Creuset (20 per cent off ), Denby (33 per cent off ) and Stellar and Judge saucepans which will reduced by up to 50 per cent.
Egyptian cotton towels and 10.5 tog ‘Pure Indulgence’ duvets will be half price while Spundown pillows, which are washable at 60 degrees, will retail at €22.99 during the sale, reduced from €27.99.
Sanderson sheets (300 thread count ) will be reduced by 30 per cent, Beldorme 100 per cent cotton extra deep fitted sheets will be half price.
Duvet covers by Dorma, V&A, Helena Springfield, and Sanderson are all up to half price, and blankets, throws, and mattress protection covers will have 20 per cent off their regular price tag.
Ready-made curtains will be available with between 30 and 50 per cent off while oilcloth table cloths will be reduced by 10 per cent.
Burgess of Athlone was founded in 1839 and is famous for being the longest established department store in Ireland. The store is open 9.30am – 6pm Monday to Saturday. Visit wwww.burgessofathlone.ie or check out their Facebook page for more information.