Weekend Picks – March 19, 2009
Lei Chic’s guide to the weekend’s best events.
Surf, Sand and Salt
What: Trunk show/fashion show of the summer collection from Salt Swimwear, the celeb-favorite, LA-based line. Meet designer Layla Pakzad and get discounts and early order privileges, plus cocktails and pupus.
When: Friday, 6 to 10 p.m.
Where: Guava Shop, Hale‘iwa Town Center
Details: Free. Call 808.388.9452 for more info.
Ice, Ice Baby
What: Take a dip in super-chilly 37-degree water at Hawaiian Waters Adventure Park to benefit Special Olympics Hawai‘i. Collect a minimum of $100 in pledges this week, then suit up next weekend for the Polar Plunge in any costume you like (no cheating and wearing a wetsuit!)
When: Saturday, March 28, 8 to 10:30 a.m.
Where: Hawaiian Waters Adventure Park
Details: Call 808.392.1588 for more info.
What: One-day sample sale on Fighting Eel dresses, tops and kids' clothes. Most items are priced at $30.
When: Saturday, 12 to 4 p.m.
Where: 59-754 Kamehameha Hwy., Hale‘iwa. Click here for a map.
Details: Cash only. Call 808.524.1472 for more info.
You Say It'sYour Birthday
What: Adore boutique at Kahala Mall turns one, and celebrates with personalized fittings with Allison Izu of Allison Izu Premium Denim and a special collection from Traci Morinaga of Midori Jewelry. Nibble on truffles from Godiva and mini red velvet cupcakes from Hokulani Bake Shop, and with any purchase get a coupon for 15 percent off at Marsha Nadalin Salon & Spa.
When: Saturday, 12 to 5 p.m.
Where: Adore boutique, Kahala Mall
Details: Free. Call 808.737.0608 for more info.
Shop Til You Drop
What: The annual Shop a Le‘a shopping week at Ala Moana Center starts Monday and brings seven days of in-store events, special discounts, product demos and a big one-year bash for the new Nordstrom wing.
When: Starts Monday, through Sunday March 29.
Where: Ala Moana Center
Details: Full schedule of events is here.