Bluemercury’s Holiday Party
The luxe beauty chain’s area stores each host holiday shopping parties this week, during which shoppers can snag tiered discounts on their purchases, up to 20 percent. Locations vary. For dates and details, check online.
Seasonal Holiday Markets
This week’s new holiday shopping pop-ups include markets at Tysons Corner, NPR headquarters, and Brookland’s Monroe Street Market (featuring designs from local jewelry lines such as Saint Clair and GiantLion). Read more details on the season’s pop-up markets here.
Bellacara’s Annual Holiday Party
The Alexandria beauty boutique celebrates the season with its yearly party, which includes sips and sweets, plus 15 percent off and a freebie with your purchase. Thursday 6 to 9 PM. 1000 King St., Alexandria.