Saturday, February 2, 2013

Late adds to Lei Chic's guide to the weekend's best events

Weekend Picks - Saturday, February 2, 2013

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Mellow Out
After 32 years in business, Mellow Antiques & Estate Jewelry is shuttering its retail space at Davies Pacific Center and holding a store-wide retirement sale. Score up to 50 percent off everything, including fixtures, when the sale launches Tuesday.
When: Tuesday-Friday, noon-6 p.m., and Saturday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Where: 841 Bishop St., Suite 156.
Details: The store will still continue to operate online and by appointment.

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Slither Spoon
Chinese New Year may be eight days away, but celebrations are already underway. Get in the spirit by picking up a limited-edition Year of the Snake shirt, $89, by Reyn Spooner. This year's design features artwork by Big Island artist Eddy Y and is available in surf, maroon and cocoa.
Where: Available at all Reyn Spooner retail stores and online.

Dog Meet Dog World
Your Valentine isn't the only one who needs love this month. Spend quality time with your pooch at the Hawaii Humane Society's Doggie Date Night. Check out local food vendors, pick up unique doggie-related products, even treat your pet to a special massage. Don't have a dog? Several will be available for adoption.
When: Saturday, February 9, 3-8 p.m. Adoptions take place from 4-6 p.m.
Where: Aloha Tent (Sections 8-9) at Aloha Stadium.
Details: $1 suggested donation. Click here for a full list of vendors and more information.

Wardrobe Updates

  • If you missed our Facebook post earlier this week, Fighting Eel will open a third boutique in April. The 820-square-foot space will be located in Royal Hawaiian Center next to Furla on Level 1 of Building B.
  • On Monday, Barneys Warehouse Sale will become a permanent outlet site, offering past-seasons' sale items for up to 75 percent off.
  • Gap and Diane von Furstenberg are teaming up once again on a GapKids and babyGap collection. DVF for Gap is expected to hit stores in April.
  • Keds and Kate Spade are also launching a second collection to celebrate Kate Spade's 20th anniversary. The colorful sneakers will range from $75-$85 when they go on sale at Kate Spade New York stores and Nordstrom later this month.
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Who: Bliss Boutique at A Little Bit of Everything, 725 Kapiolani Blvd., C111
Deal: Winter blowout with 60-70 percent off everything and prices starting at $5.
When: 2-6 p.m.
Also: Enjoy complimentary Staci Mae’s Organic Sorbets.

Who: Collins & 8th, 560 Pensacola St., Suite 105
Deal: 15-20 percent off new items.
When: Through tomorrow.

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Lei Chic is a daily email and shopping blog that plugs you into Hawaii's newest and hottest boutiques, designers, trends, spas and salons, and more. You'll also discover all the cool events, dinners and sales happening around town in our Weekend Picks every Thursday. With Lei Chic, you'll get the inside scoop on what everyone will be talking about tomorrow – in your inbox today.

Lei Chic associate editor Natalie Schack has been a cultural anthropology student,museum worker bee and dabbler in graphic design. When she isn't scouting new fashion, compiling to-do lists or crafting puns, Natalie spends her free time dreaming up elaborate picnic ideas; "researching" via YouTube tutorials, blogs and Instagram; and dusting off her pith helmet for the next adventure life throws her way.

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