Lei Chic’s guide to the weekend’s best events
Weekend Picks – February 27, 2014
Midnight in Paris
What: Live streaming of Paris Fashion Week's Fall/Winter 2014 Collections on the runway will make you forget that springtime is just around the corner (but if you need a reminder, see the Spring/Summer 2014 Collections here).
When: Events broadcast daily through Wednesday, March 5
Details: Rebroadcasts are shown between live events. If you want to catch them as they happen, subtract 11 hours from Paris time to see how early you have to wake up.
What: The grand re-opening of Baby aWEARness & Island Tea Party will feature keiki activities, games, door prizes and contests, along with local product creators and refreshments.
When: Saturday, 10 a.m.–6 p.m.
Where: 2752 Woodlawn Drive, Suite 5-209
Details: Call 988-0010 for more information.
Sexy in the City
What: Channel your inner Carrie Bradshaw with the launch of Sarah Jessica Parker's new SJP Collection, exclusively at Nordstrom stores and online. The Ala Moana location will feature shoes and handbags from the collection.
When: Launches tomorrow, or 10 p.m. tonight online.
Where: Nordstrom, Ala Moana Center
Details: Click here for more.
More Than Meets the Eye
What: Transform your look with the tools you already have, whether for an office setting or a night out in Waikiki. The Face Art Beauty Makeup Class will teach you simple tricks to go from drab to fab.
When: March 2, 10:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
Where: Hifi Classroom Area
Details: RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. More details here.
What: Art + Flea's new location brings a fresh vibe to the monthly shopping event. For February's "China At Night" theme, see live art by Angry Woebots and listen to Alive and Swell perform.
When: Tonight, 5–10 p.m.
Where: 449 Cooke St.
Details: $3 entry. More information online.
What: There's no better way to celebrate Fat Tuesday than with a free short stack of buttermilk pancakes on National Pancake Day. Donations are encouraged, though, and will benefit the Kapiolani Medical Center.
When: Tuesday, 7 a.m.–10 p.m.
Where: IHOP locations across the state
Tip: The Kuhio IHOP is open 24/7, serving free pancakes from midnight to midnight.
What: It's not too late to sign up for parts of the Wanderlust Festival, such as the concerts by Donavon Frankenreiter and Mike Love on Saturday or MC Yogi and Moby (DJ set) on Friday. A variety of ticket packages are available, but individual classes have limited registration. Be sure to check the schedule for which events are full.
When: Festival through Sunday.
Where: Turtle Bay Resort
Details: Purchase tickets here.
Who Run the World?
What: Even though you treat every day like Girls' Day, the real one is this weekend. Stop in to LMS Boutique for a Flutter Lashes Party with complimentary blow outs and styling by Abe Rodriguez of Nueve Salon, plus refreshments and shopping, to celebrate.
When: Saturday, noon–4 p.m.
Where: 2909 Lowrey Ave.
Details: Call 988-4575 for more.
Deal: 15 percent off online with code "SISWIM15"
When: Tomorrow through Sunday
Who: Lil Coconut Hawaii
Deal: Take 30 percent off the "Take Me to the Ocean" limited clutch and receive free shipping with code "OCEAN"
When: This week