Our favorite sale finds from Short North shops

It's Sale Season.

Post-holiday markdownsare at their best right now, especially in the Short North. This weekend promises to be full of deals from downtown boutiques, so we stopped by a few to handpick some highlights. See a slideshow of our sale selections here.

And here's a quick rundown of the discounts:

Rowe:The store's Super Sale starts today, Jan. 16, and runs through Sunday, Jan. 19. Take advantage of a 70 percent markdown on select items. Ladybird:Enjoy up to 80 percent off certain items all weekend. The sale starts today. Substance:The store will have sale items, previously marked 25 percent off, discounted at 50 percent off all weekend. Tigertree:Outerwear and gloves will be half off, and sale items will be an extra 25 percent off all weekend.

-Taylor Starek, @taylorstarek