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Fashion Agenda: Accessories 101 at Perwinkle, LivingSocial’s “Best of DC” Trunk Show
Your guide to the week’s most stylish events.
Style Speaks Seminar: All About Accessories
Don’t know what to do with all your old jewelry? Need a lesson in styling your newest scarf or handbag? Arlington-based wardrobe consulting firm Style Speaks takes over Periwinkle boutique Tuesday evening to answer all your accessories-related questions. Learn from consultant Cathy Starnes while you sip Champagne, enjoy 25 percent off all full-price Periwinkle merchandise, and shop an on-site Stella + Dot trunk show. (Word on the street is there’s a packed swag bag for attendees, too.) Tickets ($79) can be purchased online. Tuesday 7 to 9. 1557 Potomac Greens Dr., Alexandria.
Pop-Up Art Gallery at Frye
The brand new leather goods store in Georgetown has rescheduled its pop-up gallery, originally slated for last week, for this Thursday. Head to the flagship store to enjoy a cocktail kickoff celebration with drinks by Catoctin Creek and live entertainment by U.S. Royalty’s John Thornley, all while perusing the works of stellar local artists such as Martin Swift, Jim Darling, Jessica Lancaster, and Amber Mahoney. RSVP required; e-mail Frye@brandlinkdcrsvp.com. Thursday 6:30 to 8:30. 1066 Wisconsin Ave., NW.
Ninth Annual Old Town Boutique District Warehouse Sale
Set your alarms for this one: The annual Saturday morning extravaganza brings together some of Old Town’s most popular boutiques in one place, where merchandise is typically sold at steep discounts. Enjoy up to 80 percent off goodies from Bishop, Zoe, the Shoe Hive, and others. Plan to arrive at the George Washington Masonic Memorial early to score the best deals. Saturday 9 to 1. 1101 Callahan Dr., Alexandria.
LivingSocial Best of DC Trunk Show
After you’ve scoured the racks in Old Town, head back to DC to take advantage of another unique shopping opportunity: LivingSocial’s trunk show. Packed with DC-based brands such as Erika Schreiber, Saint Clair, and DeNada Design, the event offers discounts of at least 25 percent on everything. Tickets are $5 online; an extra $10 gets you early access and Champagne. Saturday noon to 5. 918 F St., NW.