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4 Fashion Events to Hit This Weekend
Swing by on Thursday and Saturday for shopping deals and fun treats. By Michelle Thomas
Charlotte Free for United Colors of Benetton's spring campaign.
Comments () | Published March 21, 2013

Not busy tonight? Now you are. Two fab shopping events kick off tonight in Georgetown and Tysons Corner, with more this weekend.

In the District: Georgetown’s United Colors of Benetton celebrates its colorful spring collection and all things pink tonight at its Pink Party. Swing by the M Street store for rosy refreshments, a style consultation from Spendalla stylist Wendy Pilch, and $25 off purchases of $200 and up. And finally: Instagram some shots of yourself in Benetton duds and tag them #BeYourSelfie to enter the brand’s contest. The grand prize? A $300 shopping spree. Thursday, 7 to 9 PM. 1200 Wisconsin Ave., NW.

In Virginia: Head to Tysons Corner for C. Wonder’s Spring Fling event, where the prep-perfect store offers up free treats and beverages, plus raffle prizes and shopping discounts—snag 20 percent off purchases of $100, and 25 percent off $150-plus. Thursday, 6:30 to 8:30 PM. Tysons Corner Center.

Hopefully you already scored your tickets for Gilt City’s Warehouse Sale. But if you missed that luxe-for-less boat, not to worry—we’ve got you covered with two more awesome Saturday shopping events:

In Maryland: Join Politics of Pretty beauty blogger Kara Manos as she hosts a shopping party at the Last Call by Neiman Marcus location in Rockville, where she’s picked out her spring must-haves. The store will offer light bites and drinks, plus a swag bag for the first 20 shoppers and a 30 percent discount for everybody. Saturday, 11 AM. Congressional Plaza, 1601-B Rockville Pike, Rockville.

In Virginia: Fairfax’s Mosaic District hosts a shopping “rendezvous”—pick up a Passport to Style, then work your way through the shopping center collecting stamps. Once you get five, return the passport to be entered to win a $1,000 shopping spree. Bonus: TONS of special events at the participating stores, from gratis hot chocolate at Artisan Confections to vacay-packing tips at Anthro to 15 percent off at South Moon Under. Saturday, 2 to 6 PM. 2910 District Ave., Fairfax.


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