Friday, May 7, 2010

GlitterBuzzStyle Daily Lunch Break

It's the weekend, so what are you doing?

N.Y.C Chicas

Show off your designs at Project Runway’s open casting call. Bring five or six recently made garments and a portfolio. 575 Seventh Ave., nr. 40th St.; 10–4. Get full details and information at

Meet Josie Natori when she launches her new fragrance collection, Natori. Bloomingdale’s, 1000 Third Ave., at 59th St. (212-705-2000); 6pm.

Wanderlust Pop-Up Shop Opens
Former NYC fashion editor-turned-Cambodian boutique owner makes her crafty stateside return.
Load up on handmade halter dresses and shirtdresses ($50-$90), resin bangles ($10), and brightly colored espadrilles ($8).
When: Fri.-May 16. Daily, 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Where: 439 Metropolitan Ave., b/t Havemeyer St. & Marcy Ave., Williamsburg.

Tuleste Market Jewelry Sample Sale
Metallic designs from the Greenberg sisters’ current and past collections priced $10-$60.
Elegant geometry: segmented earrings, half-circle chains, and hammered-square necklaces.
When: Thurs. & Fri., 1-7 p.m.
Where: The Garment Room, 112 Greene St., b/t Spring & Prince Sts

Head to Bushwick for Better Than Jam and The Shops at the Loom’s First Fridays event. Meet local designers, some of whom will be offering discounts, and enjoy snacks and wine from Bodega Wine Bar. 1095 Flushing Ave., nr. Knickerbocker Ave., Bushwick, Brooklyn (631-377-2500); 7–10.

5/7–5/9 Check out furniture from salvaged materials at Trunk’s Re-claimed + Re-invented event, featuring pieces from Bianca Bespoke, Nightwood, and Michael Whitney. 68 Jay St., nr. Front St., Dumbo, Brooklyn; F–Su (11–8).

5/8 Meet jewelry designer Dani Paquin at the Agapantha trunk show. Alibi, 241 Mulberry St., nr. Prince St. (212-226-7373); 1–4.

Shop & Bop
Sift through vintage finds at this DJ’ed loft party with an outdoor roof deck.
Clothing and accessories from Marmalade, Girls Love Shoes, and Brooklyn darling Sweet Virginia.
When: Sat., 1-9 p.m.
Where: 90 Ludlow St., b/t Broome & Delancey Sts., 5th flr. Admission is free.

Charlie Murphy's Comedy

5/8/2010, 8 pm
Carolines on Broadway, 1626 Broadway (@ W 50th st.), 10019

Shows are at 8pm and 10:30pm and 12:30am (5/9).
For tickets, go to

5/9 Celebrate Mother’s Day with a mother-daughter blow dry package at Mizu, which includes complimentary mimosas and orange juice. 505 Park Ave., nr. 59th St. (212-688-6498); noon–6.

Save 50 to 70 percent off home décor at Housing Works’s Design on a Dime event. Proceeds will be donated to the organization’s new residence for HIV/AIDS-positive New Yorkers. Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 W. 18th St., nr. Sixth Ave.; Th (6–9), F–S (10–6). Tickets to Thursday’s VIP sneak-preview event start at $150 and can be purchased at

Through 5/9 Buy a $50 gift card and receive a complimentary manicure during Blow, the New York Blow Dry Bar’s Mother’s Day promotion. 342 W. 14th St., nr. Eighth Ave. (212-989-6282); M–F (8–8), S (10–8), Su (noon–6).

Through 5/15 Bring gently worn clothes to eryn brinié and receive 20 percent off your next purchase at the store. All donations will be given to the Salvation Army. 501 Broadway, nr. Broome St. (212-308-6134); M–S (10–9), Su (11–7).

Through 5/23 Save $75 on Bikram Yoga NYC’s spring detox package, which includes one week of unlimited hot yoga, the three-day Blueprint Renovation cleanse, and a one-hour massage. Various hours and locations. Visit for more details.

Through 5/31 Faculty members at New York City schools with a school-issued I.D. receive 50 percent off their first service and 15 percent off services thereafter at Antonio Prieto Salon. (Offer excludes retail products and treatments.) Antonio Prieto Salon, 127 W. 20th St., nr. Sixth Ave. (212-255-3741); T–F (noon–8), S (10–6), Su, M (closed).

L.A Chicas

Comedy at Daydream Republic
Dino Archie hosts an all-lady lineup with five comediennes and twenty visual artists performing and presenting to riotous effect.
For fifteen bucks have some guffaws, cocktails, vino, and vegan cupcakes by Luscious Organic Desserts.
When: Fri., 8:30-11 p.m.
Where: 4500 W. Jefferson Blvd., at Chesapeake Ave., Culver City (310-359-2359).

Mini Craft Sale at Sargent Court Lawn
Peruse everything crafty at this intimate market curated by local artist Beatrice Valenzuela. Gladiator sandals, dinnerware decorated with doves, and big bangles take you off Etsy and into the open air.
Contemplate your choices over quesadillas and live bluegrass from Frank Fairfield.
When: Sat., 1-5 p.m.
Where: 1673 Sargent Ct., at Sargent Pl., Echo Park.

Philly Chicas

Mother’s Day Spa Packages
Discounted combos on massages, facials, and other luxurious services (starting at $100) are the perfect way to treat Mom.
Get her the Mother Knows Best (facial, manicure, and pedicure for $180), and you can finally call it even for totaling the car.
When: Thru May 31.
Where: Rescue Rittenhouse Spa, 255 S. 17th St.

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