Fashion Agenda: Pink Carpets + Martinis, Spring Trunk Shows
Your guide to the week’s most stylish events.
Cherry Blossom Benefit at Brooks Brothers
Stop by Brooks Brothers’ Georgetown location after work Tuesday for a cherry-blossom-themed celebration. Enjoy cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and a 15-percent discount on any purchase; 10 percent of earnings from the evening will be donated to the National Cherry Blossom Festival. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. Tuesday 6 to 8. 3077 M St., NW.
On the Verge Soiree at Cusp
“E,” the author of the local fashion blog District of Chic, cohosts a stylish party with Refinery29 at Cusp this week. Dubbed On the Verge, the event showcases spring trends with a pink carpet, martinis, a beauty bar, sweet treats, and shopping. RSVP online. Wednesday 7 to 9. 3030 M St., NW.
Shoshanna Trunk Show at Urban Chic
For the eighth year in a row, Urban Chic hosts the girly apparel brand Shoshanna for a spring trunk show on Thursday. Enjoy 20 percent off all purchases from the label’s spring collection while sipping Champagne and enjoying small bites. Thursday 10 to 8. 1626 Wisconsin Ave., NW.
Boutiques Give Back in Old Town
The Old Town Boutique District joins Alexandria’s Spring 2 Action campaign, a 24-hour period of giving that benefits local nonprofits. By mentioning the campaign in person at any of the town’s boutiques (including Bellacara, Coco Blanca, the Shoe Hive, and more), 20 percent of your purchase automatically goes toward the initiative. All day Wednesday. Old Town Boutique District, Alexandria.
Lauren Cecchi Trunk Show at Zoe
Round out your spring shopping with a new handbag this weekend at Zoe, where designer Lauren Cecchi hosts a trunk show. The New York-based pursemaker is known for her girly, brightly colored handbags and clutches. Saturday 11 to 5. 130 S. Union St., Alexandria.
Potomac Mills Super Sale
Enjoy steep discounts at such popular factory stores as Bloomingdale’s Outlet, Neiman Marcus Last Call, and True Religion at Potomac Mills’ annual spring super sale, which lasts all weekend. Saturday 10 to 9 and Sunday 11 to 6. 2700 Potomac Mills Cir., Woodbridge.