Weekend Picks – Saturday, May 26, 2012

Lei Chic


State Secrets

What: Get insider tips that even kamaaina might not know about when you watch two Hawaii-centric episodes of Park Secrets, a show that veers off the beaten path to uncover amazing foods and adventures. “Hidden Beaches” explores Kauai’s lesser-known coasts, while “Hidden Hawaii” hops from a secret Oahu surf spot to a Maui rainforest and ends at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.

When: Monday, 11 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.

Where: Travel Channel

Photo Courtesy: Hawaii Tourism Authority/Kirk Lee Aeder

Lei ChicSend Off

Closing Time

What: This weekend is your last chance to visit House of Aria’s Pearl City store and Apartment3 restaurant/bar/lounge before they close their doors for good.

When: House of Aria closes Sunday at 5 p.m., Apartment3 closes Monday at 2 a.m.

Where: House of Aria, 450 Kamehameha Hwy., Suite 4, and Apartment3 in Century Center, 1750 Kalakaua Ave.

Details: All House of Aria Pearl City gift certificates, Groupon and PLAYHawaii deals must be redeemed by Sunday.


Look Reports

What: You want to be the life of the party at your Memorial Day barbecue, so read up on the week’s top style headlines and get ready to shine with the following conversation starters. Lei Chic

– What Prince William had to say about his grandmother in the upcoming UK documentary, Elizabeth: Queen, Wife, Mother.

– The Great Gatsby’s glitzy new trailer.

Victoria’s Secret’s latest pins on Pinterest.

– The winners of Dancing with the Stars and American Idol, and the finale’s surprise proposal.

– How designer knock-offs are made.

– Why Tiffany’s signature heart-shaped designs may be a thing of the past.


Lei ChicWho: Forever 21, Royal Hawaiian Center, 2201 Kalakaua Ave.

Deal: First 150 customers get a free limited edition tote bag to celebrate the launch of the new “Love is Free” collection. No purchase necessary.

When: Today, 9:50 a.m.

Who: The Butik, 1067 Kapiolani Blvd., Suite A-3

Deal: 15 percent off regular-priced merchandise, new markdowns up to 75 percent off.

Also: Spend over $150 and receive $20 off.

When: Through Monday.


Deal: 30 percent off online purchases with the code SPRING12.

When: Through Tuesday.

Who: Kai Boutique, 319 Hahani St.

Deal: 10 to 20 percent off the entire store.

When: Through Monday.

Who: ki-ele

Deal: 10 percent off online purchases with the code KIELEMEM10.

When: Through Monday.

Who: somace, 1016 Kapahulu Ave., Suite 100

Deal: Up to 20 percent off select items.

When: Through Monday.

Who: MisFortune Hawaii, Ward Centre

Deal: 20 percent off all regular-priced jewelry, 10 percent off all other regular-priced items.

When: Through Monday.

Who: Basique Threads, Ward Warehouse

Deal: Up to 50 percent off the entire store.

Also: Take an extra 5 percent off when you flash your Basique Threads reusable tote.

When: Through Monday.

Who: Lanikai Home & Style, 171-D Hamakua Dr.

Deal: 15 percent off everything in store.

When: Through Monday.

Who: Milk and Honey, 1128 Smith St., Suite 1B

Deal: 25 percent off the entire store.

Also: Excludes local designers, designer jewelry and sunglasses.

When: Through Monday.

Who: Fighting Eel Downtown, 1133 Bethel St., and Fighting Eel Kailua, 629 Kailua Rd., Suite 130

Deal: 20 percent off the entire store.

When: Through Monday.

Also: Katrina Cordova jewelry trunk show in Kailua today, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Who: Gap

Deal: 40 percent off select styles in-store and online.

When: Through Monday.

Who: Nordstrom, Ala Moana Center, and Nordstrom.com

Deal: 25 to 50 percent off select items from its Half-Yearly Sale for Women and Kids.

Also: Buy 2 mascaras get one free on Saturday. Double rewards points with your Nordstrom Fashion Rewards card through Monday.

Who: 7 for All Mankind

Deal: 40 percent off select shorts, white denim and shoes online with the code MEMDAY0512.

Also: Select men’s items, including sunglasses and belts, also on sale.


Deal: 30 percent off spring 2012 apparel with the code SPRING30.

When: Through Monday.

Who: J.Crew

Deal: Extra 30 percent off spring sale items online with the code LOVEIT.

When: Through Monday.

Who: Madewell

Deal: Extra 20 percent off select sale items and free shipping with the code WEEKENDER.

When: Through Monday.

Who: Dolce Vita

Deal: 20 percent off everything online.

When: Through Tuesday.

Who: Reiss

Deal: 30 percent off select items. Prices as marked.

Who: Levi’s

Deal: 30 percent off two or more items with the code MEM2012.

When: Ends Tuesday.