Things to Do

Where & When: Fashion Edition

Tuesday, April 15 through Thursday, April 17: The cheeky guide series Shecky’s is taking over DAR Constitution Hall for three nights from 5 to 10 for the DC installment of Girl’s Night Out, its blowout shopping party. Nearly 50 emerging fashion designers will be selling merchandise at up to 75 percent off, along with free samples from event sponsors including Dove and Hershey’s. A $10 ticket will get you an open bar for the night; $25 will bring you a swag bag of products. For more details, go here.

Wednesday, April 16: A slew of brand-new boutiques are opening at Bethesda Row this spring, and they’re offering a special preview day of discounts to welcome new shoppers. Stop by anytime from noon to 8 for 30 percent off all clothing and accessories from Ginger, 40 to 50 percent off select items from Tickled Pink, and 40 percent off resort and spring pieces from Urban Chic. Find directions and rsvp here.Thursday, April 17: The U Street boutique Nana hosts a trunk show from 5 to 8 PM to show off the latest offerings from Hobo International handbags.

Saturday, April 19: Nomadic vintage boutique Listopad is setting up shop on Marvin’s patio for a special style brunch from noon to 4. Browse a selection of carefully selected vintage fashions along with men’s and women’s accessories while sipping Champagne (free for the first hour). DJ Chris Burns will spin stylishly appropriate songs.

Alexandria’s Bellacara beauty boutique is offering complimentary makeovers in partnership with Paula Dorf cosmetics. Appointments are required; call 703-299-9652.

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