Zoe’s Oscars Celebration
Beginning Monday, the Alexandria boutique honors the Oscars with a week full of sales, contests, and more. Score 20 percent off pieces inspired by Oscar-nominated movies—American Hustle-esque wrap dresses, for example—and win a Mack & Jane cuff by telling Zoe what actor should star in a movie about your life. Visit the store’s Facebook page for daily updates. Through March 2. 130 S. Union St., Alexandria.
Spring Preview + Pop-up Gallery at Frye
Get an exclusive first look at Frye’s spring boots and accessories while viewing works of art at the store’s latest pop-up-gallery, showcasing the talents of fashion photographer Jerry Buttles. Enjoy cocktails by Green Hat and live music by U.S. Royalty’s John Thornley while you shop. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. Wednesday 6:30 to 8:30. 1066 Wisconsin Ave., NW.
Of Mercer Launch Party
Refinery29’s Holly Thomas hosts a party at Urban Chic Wednesday in celebration of just-launched women’s apparel brand Of Mercer. The locally born label specializes in workwear, and will be available for purchase at the event while you enjoy cocktails, light bites, and more. RSVP required, and the first 100 guests take home a gift bag. Wednesday 7 to 10. 1626 Wisconsin Ave., NW.
Bluemercury Fairfax Grand Opening Party
The high-end, DC-born beauty boutique celebrates the opening of its ninth area location at Fairfax Corner with a party this week, serving Champagne and cupcakes alongside makeovers and mini M-61 facials. There will also be giveaways throughout the evening and deluxe swag bags for the first 100 guests. RSVP to email@example.com. Thursday 6 to 8. 11945-C Grand Commons Ave., Fairfax.
SJP Shoe Collection Launch
The highly anticipated, Carrie Bradshaw-inspired shoe collection designed by Sarah Jessica Parker launches at the Pentagon City and Tysons Corner Nordstrom stores this week. If you’re planning to shop online—the line becomes available at 3 AM Friday—follow our pointers on mastering high-demand collab shopping. Otherwise, get to stores early and expect to see some of the whimsical designs on eBay within a few days. From 3 AM Friday. 1400 S. Hayes St., Arlington; 8075 Tysons Corner Center, McLean.