Weekend Picks – Saturday, June 2, 2012

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The Sample Life

What: Great news – two of our favorite designers are having sample sales. First, get downtown asap for prime pickings at Fighting Eel’s sale, held in the space formerly occupied by Super Citizen. Then sign up for Diane von Furstenberg’s first ever online sample sale and get ready to look amazing.

When: Fighting Eel – today, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. DVF – Monday.

Where: Fighting Eel – 22 S. Pauahi St. DVF – Sign up now and get an e-mail Monday with access to the sample sale.

Details: Fighting Eel’s sale is cash only.


Frock Star

What: Celebrate Eden in Love’s big win at the National Retail Federation’s “This is Retail” video contest. Comb through racks of new merchandise, nibble on free food and drinks, and enjoy special discounts and raffle prizes. The store will also unveil plans to Adopt a Village with its $25,000 prize.

When: Tuesday, 6-8 p.m.

Where: Ward Warehouse 2nd floor conference rooms.

Details: Free and open to the public, no RSVP required. Watch Eden in Love’s winning video here.

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Raise the Bar

What: Filthy Farmgirl has gotten even filthier with two new products added to its roster – Rose Butter Body Lotion and Spearmint Smoochie Lip Balm.

Where: Filthy Farmgirl’s online shop.

Details: $18 for an 8 oz. bottle of lotion, $30 for two; $4 for a tube of lip balm, $30 for 10.



What: Too busy to stop by La Muse’s downtown boutique? Browse its new Web shop, online now, and pick up a delicate infinity necklace, vintage watch ring, or even a travel journal. Or, just stay on the site’s home page and gaze at its stunningly beautiful photography.

Where: Start shopping now.

Lei ChicAnticipate

December 14Les Miserables hits theaters with Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, Amanda Seyfried and Anne Hathaway – who all reportedly sang live on set. If the movie anything like its newly-released trailer, we’ll be there with tissues in hand.

April 2013 – Andy, Miranda and Emily are back! This week Entertainment Weekly broke the news that The Devil Wears Prada author Lauren Weisberger is working on a sequel, titled Revenge Wears Prada: The Devil Returns. Click here for all the devilish details.


Lei ChicWho: Anthropologie

Deal: Up to 60 percent off in its semi-annual clearance sale.

Who: Intermix

Deal: Up to 70 percent off select items.

Who: Net-a-Porter

Deal: Up to 50 percent off select items.

Who: Piperlime

Deal: Up to 40 percent off in the twice-yearly Lime Tag sale.

Who: Mango

Deal: Up to 40 percent off select items.

Who: Stila Cosmetics

Deal: 20 percent off in the Friends & Family sale with the code FRIENDS12.

When: Through tomorrow.

Who: Trina Turk

Deal: Up to 60 percent off resort and spring collections.

Who: Vince Camuto

Deal: Up to 60 percent off select items.

Who: Leloa Baby Collections & Keiki Boutique, 1200 Ala Moana Blvd.

Deal: 10 percent off select Nurseryworks cribs.

When: Through June 30.