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Shopping and Fashion Events for the Week of March 17

Here’s our weekly roundup of everything from local trunk shows to sales to fashion and shopping events.

Tuesday, March 18:

Neiman Marcus

Start the week with eye-and-foot candy from Manolo Blahnik by checking out the Manolo Blahnik Trunk Show at Neiman Marcus. The show goes through April 6.

Neiman Marcus
Ladies Shoe Salon
5300 Wisconsin Ave., NW
10 AM to 6 PM
Through April 6

Wednesday, March 19


Head to the Nordstrom cosmetics department at Tysons Corner Center, where Lancôme is offering gifts with purchase through April 4. For more information, call 703-761 1121 ext. 1064.

Tysons Corner Center, McLean

Thursday, March 20:

U Street Care Shopping and Fundraiser

Enjoy discounts for a good cause at the U Street Care Shopping and Fundraiser Event. Bring an item and get discounts on purchases in several boutiques on U Street. Donate a pair of men’s underwear and get 10 percent off at Caramel, or bring deodorant to Moojoo Ken and get 20 to 50 percent off selected items. Ten percent of all sales from the evening will be donated to Miriam’s Kitchen. For more information, go to

Caramel, Habitat, Moojoo Ken, Nana, Nevin Kelly Gallery, Rckndy, Wild Women Wear Red
U St. between 15th and 17th sts., NW
6 to 9 PM

Saks Fifth Avenue

Men’s clothing will be in the spotlight in the Hickey Freeman Trunk Show at the Saks Fifth Avenue Men’s Store between 10 AM and 4 PM.

Saks Fifth Avenue Men’s Store
Mazza Gallerie
5300 Wisconsin Ave., NW
10 AM to 4 PM

Sale at Treat

Spend the afternoon enjoying giveaways, free wine, and sweet treats as you browse new spring arrivals at Treat in Old Town Alexandria. Now through March 30, you also get an extra 10 percent off the already discounted collection. And don’t miss the Jessup Collection’s draped-silk jersey tops and dresses starting at 50 percent off retail.

114 S. Royal St., Alexandria
Thursday, March 20, 5 to 8 PM
Open weekends only
Friday and Saturday 11 AM to 7 PM, Sunday noon to 6

Urban Chic

Spoil yourself with treats as you shop. Receive 15 percent off purchases at Urban Chic Harbor East in Baltimore, and get free mini spa treatments from the Ritz-Carlton.

Urban Chic
Harbor East
811 Aliceanna St., Baltimore

Onging Sales


Celebrate Nana’s five-year anniversary by getting 5 percent off all purchases. Give the promotion code “5years” at checkout. And because there still might be some cold days to come, there’s 60 percent off winter merchandise. For more deals, send an e-mail to and you’ll get a 10-percent-off coupon.

1528 U St., NW

Sherman Pickey

Stay warm in the last weeks of winter by checking out Sherman Pickey’s ongoing winter sale. Enjoy shopping at 30 to 60 percent off original prices.

Sherman Pickey
1647 Wisconsin Ave., NW