Saturday, March 3, 2012

Weekend Picks: Saturday, March 3, 2012

Lei ChicEat
Sweet Reunion
What:
The hiatus is over (thank goodness) and Let Them Eat Cupcakes is open again with longer hours and a new menu of daily flavors which means two things: maple bacon, Bailey's Irish Cream, mochi, caramel machiatto, and salted caramel no longer have to be saved for special occasions and yes, you can have cupcakes for breakfast.
When: LTEC is open today from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. (or until everything sells out) and Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Where: 35 S. Beretania St.
Details: Check out the new list of daily flavors on LTEC's Facebook page.

See
Miami Vices
What:
Fresh off its pick as best boutique by HONOLULU Magazine readers, Collins & 8th presents a preview of its spring/summer lines. New colorful Andy South pieces hit the runway along with the latest Gillia, collaborations with Matt Bruening and Wonderland Denim and more. We're still buzzing over the sneak peek we got of colorblocked leather, silk, and metal jewelry just in from Miami that will hit the floor that night.
When: Tomorrow, 6 - 10 p.m.
Where: Collins & 8th, 560 Pensacola St.
Details: The fashion show starts at 7:30 p.m. Valet parking is available for a fee. RSVP online or call 808-593-9696 for more information.

Lei ChicWatch
Red of the Class
What:
Elmo may be a star but this weekend it’s all about the puppet master. The Sundance award-winning film Being Elmo: A Puppeteer’s Journey tells how a man named Kevin Clash kept a little red monster from being tossed aside as a failed Sesame Street character.
When: Plays today at 1:00 and 4:00 p.m., tomorrow at 1:00, 4:00, and 7:30 p.m.
Where: Doris Duke Theatre, Honolulu Museum of Art.
Details: Tickets are $10 on the Museum of Art’s website.

Lei Chic
Buy
Roped In
What:
You’re already a big Pham of her geometric necklaces, now wrap up the entire look with Brandy Pham’s colorful metallic cord bracelets available in six colors with and without gold accent.
Details: $32 for the wrap bracelet, $44 with gold bar on Pham’s website.




Lei ChicAnticipate
Coming Soon

March 18 - Dust off your minaudiere. Estee Lauder’s Mad Men collab arrives online with petite-sized deep pink blush and cherry lipstick done up in an adorable 60s-style gold casing.
October - M.A.C gets in the retro-glam game with its Marilyn Monroe inspired collection of shadows, lipstick, nail polish and more.



Sales
Who:
Pure Joy Adornments on Facebook
Deal: Order any item through facebook and receive 22 percent off.  Message your order to Pure Joy with title MIRACLE.
When: Through March 22.

Who: Roberta Oaks online.
Deal: 20 percent off everything with code SPRING.
When: Ends today.

Who: Fighting Eel Downtown and Kailua
Deal: 20 percent off girls dresses and rompers for girls' day.
When: Ends today. Both stores close at 6 p.m.

Who: Banana Republic.com
Deal: 20 percent off with code BRSAVE
When: Through March 10.
Also: 25 percent off full-price items at Banana Republic, Gap, and Old Navy if you use your store card with code MADMEN. 

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Lei Chic is a daily email and shopping blog that plugs you into Hawaii's newest and hottest boutiques, designers, trends, spas and salons, and more. You'll also discover all the cool events, dinners and sales happening around town in our Weekend Picks every Thursday. With Lei Chic, you'll get the inside scoop on what everyone will be talking about tomorrow – in your inbox today.

Lei Chic associate editor Natalie Schack has been a cultural anthropology student,museum worker bee and dabbler in graphic design. When she isn't scouting new fashion, compiling to-do lists or crafting puns, Natalie spends her free time dreaming up elaborate picnic ideas; "researching" via YouTube tutorials, blogs and Instagram; and dusting off her pith helmet for the next adventure life throws her way.


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