Calendar |  D.C.'s Haute Deals, Sample Sales & Style Events

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Bluemercury’s 2014 Spring Makeover Series

Bluemercury, the leading makeup, skincare, and spa destination that carries over 90 high-end luxury brands in its 8 Greater D.C. Area locations. is hosting a 2014 Spring Makeover Party series. The annual event invites beauty enthusiasts for spring makeover transformations by experts from Bobbi Brown, Trish McEvoy, Chanel, Laura Mercier, Clinique, and NARS.  The events include champagne and select gifts with purchase. Selfie alert! When you leave with your fresh new look, post your prettiest snap on @bluemercury’s Twitter, Instagram or Facebook accounts, #marchmakeover and let them know product you can’t live without. Each week, one winner will receive a $100 gift card! Series lasts through May.

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Pinktini’s Posh and Pink series

Pinktini boutique is launching the Posh and Pink Series to take place every Thursday during the spring and summer months. The Posh and Pink series begins Thursday, April 17 and will take place every Thursday during the spring and summer. The Posh and Pink Series is an exclusive after work event that incudes luxury shopping, discounts, giveaways, pink champagne and fabulous music while mingling. The Posh and Pink series is also an opportunity to see the newest designs being carried by Pinktini first.

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“Rooftop Riviera” at POV

At the first sign of warm weather, Washingtonians flock to D.C.’s many rooftop bars. Boasting the best view in D.C., POV at W Washington DC (515 15th st. NW) hosts a “Rooftop Riviera” party to launch their Spring cocktail menu, April 17 from 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. A ticket ($55) gets you access to the French Riviera inspired event, destination themed bars, interactive entertainment and beauty stations by Bliss and Nectar Skin Bar. Plus, be the first to indulge in POV’s newest cocktails.

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Rebecca Minkoff Trunk Show at Urban Chic

Join Georgetown’s Urban Chic for a Rebecca Minkoff Trunk Show April 17-19 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Enjoy champagne, treats, 15% off Rebecca Minkoff purchases and a special gift with purchase.

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Filmfest DC

Filmfest DC is back for its 28th year with an exciting new program of features, documentaries, and shorts representing the best in new cinema from around the globe.

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Yoana Baraschi Trunk Show at Everard’s Clothing

Stop by Everard’s Clothing to see the full spring collection from Yoana Baraschi, proudly made in the U.S.A. April 19 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

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Bethesda Row Restaurant Week

Spring Restaurant Week returns to Bethesda Row this month with 16 participating restaurants offering a three course lunch menu for $15 and a three course dinner menu for $30. Come try new options like local sea bass at Assagi and Whitefish Crudo at Raku, and old favorites like Steak Frites at Mon Ami Gabiand a Shrimp Roll at Luke’s Lobster. The prices can’t be beat and you can enter to win a $200 gift certificate to Vino Voloat during the week. Participating Restaurants: 100 Montaditos, American Tap Room, Assaggi, Café Deluxe, Jaleo, Lebanese Taverna, Luke’s Lobster, Mamma Lucia, Mon Ami Gabi, Mussel Bar, Nando’s Peri Peri, Parkers, Raku, Redwood, Vapiano, Vino Volo. You can click through to individual restaurant menus here.

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Celebrate the launch of STYLECABLE.COM from 6:30 to 10 p.m. on April 23 at 1776. D.C.’s coolest, new shopping experience features unique emerging fashion designers. Discover the amazing and inspirational designers on the site and try on their pieces in person. Buy your ticket and get more information here.

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Eileen Fisher at Gossypia

Catch Alexandria Boutique Gossypia’s Eileen Fisher shopping event April 24 – 25. Expect sips, 20% off regular priced styles and 50% off sale styles.

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Dining Out For Life

Don’t miss Food & Friends’ 18th annual Dining Out for Life DC! On Thursday, April 24th, more than 100 participating restaurants in DC, MD and VA will donate 25-110% of sales to Food & Friends’ life-saving services. Grab your family and friends and make plans to dine out for lunch and dinner at participating locations on Thursday, April 24th.

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Stylish Patina’s Rough Luxe Marketplace

Snag cool vintage finds at Stylish Patina’s Rough Luxe Marketplace (138 West Jefferson St) in Falls Church, Va. April 25 – 27.

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Georgetown French Market

Georgetown’s Book Hill neighborhood brings back its ever-popular French Market the last weekend in April. The 25th and 26th, expect local boutiques, antique shops, restaurants and galleries offering savings up to 75%.

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Washington Fine Properties’ Home and Design Weekend

Join WFP and DC Magazine in celebrating fine design and home furnishings in the vibrant 14th Street & U Street corridors! Be among the first to see spring fashion trends and new lines, enjoy artists-in-residence original works and learn great home decorating secrets from interior design professionals! This two-day event includes a showcase of new designs and home furnishings, free in-store lectures and hands-on demonstrations  conducted by industry experts.

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Swanky Spring Fashion Soiree

D.C.-based fashion styling company Divine Style DC hosts a Swanky Spring Fashion Soiree on April 25th from 7 – 11 p.m. Tickets ($55 – $80) get you access to the spring fashion show and a wine and cheese tasting.

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Operation Thank You: Camouflage to Couture

Join us April 26th, 10am-1pm at Siqin, Tysons Galleria. As a thank you to our Veterans, we invite you to enjoy brunch cocktails and delicious delectables as you shop. You will enjoy 20% off our 2014 spring collection. On hand will be D.C. stylist Maggie Paine, the founder of Maggie Paine Image Consulting. Enjoy 20% off and a fun morning of fashion and style with Siqin and Maggie Paine. Be the best dressed leading lady in the story of you! 5% of profits from this day will go to Team Red, White, and Blue. We salute you and your selfless service to our great nation. Reserve your spot here.

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Spring Trunk Show at Urban Chic

On Saturday, April 26th contemporary brands, AS by DF and ASTARS, will be participating in Urban Chic‘s Spring Trunk Show. The trunk show will feature Spring 2014 designs from AS by DF and ASTARS at 20% off, with guests receiving a special gift with any purchase. The trunk show will take place from 1-6 p.m., including a fashion show at 3:30 p.m. at Urban Chic boutique (811 Aliceanna Street).

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Beauty Night Out

Since 2005, Style & Image Network’s annual Beauty Night Out has reigned as the ultimate destination for D.C. women. The event provides an evening of experiences with their girlfriends and receives exclusive access to beauty tips, shop amazing fashion deals, indulge on complimentary special spa treatments, sample products, and sip on delicious cocktails all in one night!

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Opera in the Outfield

Celebrate the sixth year of free live opera simulcasts at the ballpark by joining the Washington National Opera for the family friendly opera, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s The Magic Flute on Saturday, May 3 at 7 p.m. Gates open at 5 p.m.


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