Weekend Picks – November 8, 2012
Seven reasons to do something this weekend
What: Don't miss Rebecca Beach's massive sale at the grand opening of its new office and warehouse. Score at least 50 percent off must-have brands like Letarte, Calypso, L*Space and Alexis, buy two swimsuits and get the third at 75 percent off, and sign up for the store's email list to enter to win a gift certificate for its boutique in the Kahala Hotel & Resort.
Where: Saturday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: 1120 12th Ave., 3rd floor.
Details: The office and warehouse will be open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. or by appointment. Call (808) 739-8862 for more information.
Kiss and Makeup
What: Explore fall's newest makeup, skincare and fragrance trends at Nordstrom's Cosmetics Day of Beauty and Trend Show. Attend a runway show, enjoy free makeup and skincare consultations with experts from Chanel, Kevyn Aucoin, SK-II and more, plus receive a special gift while supplies last.
When: Saturday, doors open at 7:30 a.m., show starts at 8 a.m.
Where: Nordstrom, Ala Moana Center.
Details: Tickets are $15 and redeemable toward any purchase of $15 or more on the day of the event. To purchase a ticket, visit any Nordstrom cosmetics counter or call (808) 953-6100.
What: You've got just one more day to enter Lei Chic's Breaking Dawn: Part 2 giveaway, courtesy of FM Boutique. Four lucky readers will get two tickets each to a private screening, entrance to the pre-party at Vice Nightclub, limited edition T-shirts and amazing swag bags. Click here to enter.
When and Where: November 16 or 17, pre-party at 5:30 p.m. at Vice Nightclub, Ward Centre, movie at 8 p.m. at Consolidated Theatres Ward Stadium, 1044 Auahi St.
Details: $35 preferred seating, $25 general seating (first four rows). Tickets available by phone at (808) 537-1115.
Also: Don't miss FM Boutique's amazing in-store sale – score 40 percent off the entire store plus an additional 20 percent off sale items through tomorrow.
What: View the season's newest trends and styles at House of Aria's holiday fashion show. Enjoy free cocktails and sushi, a live DJ, a fun photo op and 20 percent off the entire store. The first 25 shoppers will also receive a special gift bag.
When: Saturday, doors open at 5:30 p.m., show starts at 6 p.m.
Where: The Venue, 1146 Bethel St.
Details: Free admission. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by 6 p.m. tomorrow.
Hi Whole Silver
What: Shop exclusive Silver Spoon jewelry and watches inspired by vintage flatware when Cottage by the Sea hosts Jennifer Northrup for her annual Christmas trunk show. The Australian-born artist bases her designs off heirloom silverware patterns from the late 1800s and early 1900s. Enjoy free afternoon tea and sweets from Café Laufer while you shop.
When: Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Afternoon tea and sweets from 1-4 p.m.
Where: Cottage by the Sea, Ward Warehouse.
Details: Buy a piece from the trunk show and get 15 percent off your entire purchase or just shop the rest of the store at 10 percent off.
What: Kick off the launch of Discover Kakaako at Ward Centers with an afternoon of fashion, food, art and music. View "Off the Cuff," a wearable art exhibition from Hifi Coop and vintage pieces from the Alfred Shaheen HI Fashion exhibit at Bishop Museum, watch fashion shows by Basique Threads, Cottage by the Sea, Divalicious, and Dolce, enjoy a free music concert with Nesian NINE and much more.
When and Where: Saturday, 3-7 p.m. at both Ward Centre and Ward Warehouse. Fashion shows start at 5 p.m. at Ward Warehouse Stage with a live concert from 6-7 p.m. in the outdoor parking lot.
Details: Discover Kakaako will take place on the second Saturday of every month. Click here to view the full lineup and get more information.
What: Celebrate Kai Boutique's one-year anniversary in Hahani Plaza with a special sale. Score 10 to 20 percent off the entire store all day long, including brand-new items from Florencia Arias, Gillia (shown right), Samudra and Vix. At night, enjoy pink punch and prosecco while you shop.
When: Tomorrow starting at 10 a.m., drinks will be served from 6-9 p.m.
Where: Kai Boutique, 319 Hahani St.