Save the planet by shopping

April 22 is Earth Day, and what better way to save the world than by shopping? Here’s the deal: Buffalo Exchange hosts a $1 sale April 16, honoring the earth and benefiting the Humane Society. How can you not take advantage of recycled fashion for just a buck? Attend this extravaganza with a friend, arrive early and be prepared to battle. Doors open at 10 a.m., but savvy shoppers line up hours before. Find Buffalo Exchange at 4110 S. Maryland Parkway.

Ladies, clean out your closets. The first-ever GOOD Exchange Fashion Tweetup Benefiting Goodwill of Southern Nevada happens at 5:30 p.m. April 13 at El Cortez Cabana Suites, (651 E. Ogden Ave.). Attendance is free. Swapping is free. Even the libations are free. Go to to RSVP.

Both Haute Chix Fashion Boutiques (10620 Southern Highlands Parkway and 750 S. Rampart Blvd.) offer 15 percent off your entire purchase April 10-17. This stylish shop is teaming up with the World Vision Organization by donating $2 from every purchase during this week to children and families affected by the earthquake and tsunami in Japan.

Local businesses are catching on and creating special savings exclusively for Vegas Seven readers. Mention you read about it here to get your discount on the following specials. Between now and April 21, save 20 percent on CDs, DVDs and yoga mats at both locations of Sherry Goldstein’s Yoga Sanctuary (9480 S. Eastern Ave. and 7915 W. Sahara Ave.). Trifecta Gallery inside The Arts Factory (107 E. Charleston Blvd.) is giving the first seven customers who mention this column 20 percent off the purchase of a vintage license plate purse by Dave Vasquez. Shoppers can also get a 10 percent off discount on jewelry sets from Jamie Dobiesz during April. Meanwhile at popular vintage store Gypsy Den (213 E. Colorado Ave.), receive 20 percent off your entire purchase throughout the month.

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