Weekend Picks – December 27, 2012

Five reasons to do something this weekend

Lei Chic Shop
Come to a Clothes
Talk about saving the best for last. Rebecca Beach is marking the year's end with a poolside trunk show featuring Andy South's new resort line and the soft launch of Meleana apparel (her handbags were a hit at the Lei Chic Mercedes-Benz Pop-Up Boutique in October).
When: Today, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: The Kahala Hotel & Resort.
Details: Validated parking available. For more information, call (808) 739-8862. Andy South photo (left) by Ross Hamamura.

Lei Chic Shop
Buy Surprise
Christmas may be over, but you can still open amazing gifts during the Fukubukuro event at Royal Hawaiian Center. On New Year's Day, dozens of merchants will be selling red mystery bags filled with goodies at 50 percent or more off their retail value. Select restaurants will also offer gift cards for up to 50 percent off.
When: Tuesday, January 1. A performance by Kenny Endo's Taiko Center of the Pacific kicks off the festivities in The Royal Grove at 9:30 a.m. Bags will be available from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. while supplies last.
Where: Royal Hawaiian Center, 2201 Kalakaua Ave.
Details: Click here for a full list of participating merchants. Get free one-hour parking with validation, then pay $1 per hour for the next three hours.

Yearly Beloved
You've got to admit, 2012 was pretty good to you (the world not ending was just icing on the cake), so bid it adieu with an awesome farewell party. For your consideration, HONOLULU Magazine rounded up eight rockin' ways to spend your New Year's Eve – fireworks included.
Details: Click here to plan your itinerary.

Like Old Times
Ring in the new year by wearing something vintage (or vintage-inspired). Muumuu Heaven's annual Little Black Vintage Dress Sale is currently underway in the gallery room with racks of vintage dresses priced at less than $100. Over at Cottage by the Sea, an entire back room devoted to vintage-inspired looks is now 25 percent off.
When and where: Muumuu Heaven, 767 Kailua Rd., sale through Monday. Cottage by the Sea, Ward Warehouse, sale ends 6 p.m. Tuesday.
Details: For more information, visit Muumuu Heaven and Cottage by the Sea on Facebook.


Who: Kate Spade
Deal: Extra 25 percent off all sale items in store and online with the code 25SALE.
Also: Take an extra 25 percent off all Jack Spade sale items with the code MINUS25.

Who: Koi Boutique, Royal Hawaiian Center
Deal: 50 percent off Siwy bootcut jeans and shorts, 30 percent off Chan Luu apparel, 20 percent off Paul & Joe Sister, 20 percent off select Siwy skinny jeans.
When: Through Saturday, January 5.

Who: The Butik, 1067 Kapiolani Blvd., Suite A-3
Deal: 20 percent off all regular-priced merchandise.
When: Through Monday.

Who: Nordstrom, Ala Moana Center
Deal: Half-Yearly Sale for Men in store and online.
Also: Double points for Nordstrom Fashion Rewards members through today.