House of Waris Pop-Up
Drop into Wes Anderson comrade Waris Ahluwalia’s (The Darjeeling Limited) temporary parlor packed with jewelry, Cynthia Rowley tool kits, Eric Anderson artwork, Olympia Le Tan totes, Assouline tomes, and more.
Enjoy a cup of Himalayan tea and Daylesford biscuits and chocolate.
Thru Sun., noon-6 p.m.
504 W. 24th St., b/t Tenth & Eleventh Aves.
The Scar Project
Attend a gallery walk-through with fashion photographer David Jay or reflect on the arresting images of young breast cancer survivors on your own.
The large-scale portrait series puts faces (and bodies) to the disease’s staggering statistics.
Openhouse Gallery, 201 Mulberry St., b/t Spring & Kenmare Sts. Tickets ($10 and up) online at eventbrite.com
Meet designer Martin Grant at Barneys and get first dibs on his spring 2011 collection. 660 Madison Ave., nr. 61st St. (212-826-8900); 10–6.
10/16 Celebrate the Marc Jacobs handbag boutique opening at Bloomingdale’s and their partnership with Arts Connection, a local charity supporting art programs in public schools. See artwork inspired by the Marc Jacobs handbag collection, crafted by students from the High School for Fashion. Ten percent of Marc Jacobs handbag sales will benefit Arts Connection. 1000 Third Ave., nr. 59th St.(212-705-2000); 1–4.
10/16–10/17 Long Tall Sally, a British retailer for women five-foot-eight and taller, is opening a pop-up shop in Manhattan. The temporary store will feature the label’s winter collection and accessories line. 15 W. 28th St., tenth floor, nr. Broadway; 9–5.
ONGOING Through 10/31 Students can show their college I.D.s at Bliss and receive 20 percent off any spa service, including facials, manicures, pedicures, and waxes. Various hours and locations.
Through 11/13 The Museum at F.I.T. presents “Eco-Fashion:Going Green,” an exhibit featuring more than 100 garments, accessories, and textiles that explores two centuries of ethical and environmentally friendly fashions. Seventh Ave. at 27th St. (212-217-4558); T–F (12–8), S (10–5). Admission is free.
Grai Sample Sale
Maya Yogev’s collection of romantic, rocker-chic leather jackets and bags, along with the cozy fleece collection, going for half off wholesale ($5-$240).
There are pieces from every season.
Fri., 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; Sat., 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
834 S. Broadway, b/t W. Eighth & Ninth Sts., ste. 1004, Downtown
Riller & Fount Sample Sale
Dresses, tunics, tees, tanks, leggings, and more from the contemporary cotton modal spin-off line from the former designer behind J Brand.
Nothing more than $60.
Sat., 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
308 E. Ninth St., b/t Santee St. & Maple Ave., ste. 407, Downtown.
After buying six pairs, your seventh is free.
Mon., Tues., Thurs. & Sat., 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Wed. & Fri., 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sun., noon-5 p.m.
Suburban Square, 47 Saint Georges Rd., Ardmore (610-649-3419).
Exotic jewelry and gifty goods ($50-$100) to fill his new shop.
Mon.-Sat., 9:30 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun., noon-6 p.m.
The Shops at Liberty Place, 1625 Chestnut St
Source: nymag, dailycandy