Saturday, June 16, 2012

Weekend Picks - Saturday, June 16, 2012

Lei Chic Shop
Good Buy
Help Eden in Love adopt a village in Sri Lanka by shopping its "Stuff Yo Tote" sale. Pick up a special "Adopt A Village" tote for $7 and gain access to four racks of dresses, blazers, tops and accessories, all priced between $5 and $20.
When: Through next Saturday.
Where: Eden in Love, Ward Warehouse.
Details: Preview the sale merchandise on Eden in Love's Facebook page. Adopt A Village stickers and magnets are also for sale.

Shoot to Thrill
Pretend you're the star of your very own action movie at Hawaii Rifle Association's Shooting Sports Fair. Test your fire power on everything from WWI rifles to black powder muzzleloaders and, our favorite, modified machine guns. Visitors must go through a safety briefing and all stations are supervised by a trained instructor.
When: Today, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m., and tomorrow, 9:00 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: Koko Head Shooting Complex, 8102 Kalanianaole Hwy.
Details: $1 per scrip for one to five shots, depending on the weapon. Eye and ear protection are mandatory (sunglasses okay) and available for purchase on site. For more information, visit Hawaii Rifle Association's website.

Lei ChicEat
Home-Cooked Deal
Savor four tantalizing courses of locally-grown produce in Sansei Seafood Restaurant & Sushi Bar's new homegrown menu. You have just two more nights to enjoy this month's menu, with Hayden mango and Nalo Thai basil and macadamia nut-crusted local fish.
When: Wednesdays, 5:30-10 p.m.
Where: Sansei Seafood Restaurant & Sushi Bar, Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, 2552 Kalakaua Ave.
Details: $39.95 for food, additional $14 for wine pairings. For reservations, call (808) 931-6286.

- Read UrbanDaddy's feature on Makaha-inspired boardshorts that are, apparently, not sold in Hawaii.
- Forget jewelry. Shop JewelMint's new Boutique Collection, featuring vintage-inspired belts, chains and clutches, as seen on founder Kate Bosworth.
- Watch this awesome trailer for H&M's newest collaboration with Maison Martin Margiela, coming this November.
- Start pinning with the First Lady; Michelle Obama joins Pinterest (her personal pins are tagged "-mo").

Lei ChicWho:
Florencia Arias, 1161 Nuuanu Ave.
Deal: 20 percent off everything in store and an additional 20 percent off sale items.
When: Today only, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Who: Nordstrom, Ala Moana Center and online
Deal: Major markdowns in its Half-Yearly Sale for Men.
Also: Double Points for Fashion Rewards members today.

Deal: 30 percent off select skirts, dresses and playsuits.
When: Through tomorrow.

Who: 7 for All Mankind
Deal: Up to 50 percent off select denim, apparel, shoes and accessories for women and men.

Who: Piperlime
Deal: Up to 60 percent off in its twice-yearly Lime Tag sale.

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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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