Saturday, October 29, 2011

Weekend Picks - Saturday, October 29, 2011

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Sweet E-scape
Kick start your Saturday morning with bumped-up breakfast favorites at Sweet E's Cafe in Kilohana Square. The new eatery serves up everything from Cobb Eggs Benedict (with bacon, avocado, spinach, tomato and blue cheese) to tasty sandwiches that are definitely sized to share.
When: Daily, 7 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Where: Kilohana Square, 1016 Kapahulu Ave. #185
Details: Call 808.737.7771 for more information or daily specials.

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Modern Dart
Make your point with Shop Toast's newest gift set. Four adorable tins are packed with tasty local snacks and the last holds darts for the enclosed custom dart board.
Details: $35. The Tiny Tin 5-Pack will only be available for a limited time so preorder on Shop Toast's website by November 14.

About Face
Brush up your holiday look with free consultations by international and national experts from noted make up lines such as Laura Mercier, Dior, and Trish McEvoy.
When: Today, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Where: Nordstrom, Ala Moana
Details: RSVP online or if you are willing to take a chance, walk-in appointments are available.
Also: Don't forget Wednesday marks the beginning of the half-yearly sale on woman's and children's wear - the first ever with's now standard free shipping and handling on any order.

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A-Fordable Beauty
You've just come down from your Tom Ford documentary high, so dress up your cosmetic drawer with his new make up line in classically elegant and smoky colors.
When: Lip colors ($48) are available now at Neiman Marcus in Ala Moana.
Details: Shop for the shadows, lipsticks, and pencils now at

Lei ChicAnticipate
Coming Soon

January 25 - He's already hit the chain stores, now former Chanel-genius Karl Lagerfeld is launching his own affordable collection called simply, Karl. The rocker-inspired looks will start at $95 and will sell exclusively online on, then on at the end of February.
November - Prada releases its first ever holiday collection with blinged-out blossom necklaces, crocodile cuffs, and everything else you need to dress up your look. Prices start at $448. 
Sunday - Josie Natori loungewear, Albertus Swanepoel hats, and Dana Kellin jewelry arrive at Target.

The Butik, 1067 Kapiolani Blvd.
Deal: Grab a treat bag and find a discount of 15 to 25 percent off everything in store or get 15 percent off everything on with code Halloween.
When: Through Sunday

Who: Pualani Kailua, 111 Hekili St.
Deal: 20 percent off the entire store as well as $20 skirts and $10 bikini separates.
When: Through Sunday.

Who: Fighting Eel, 1133 Bethel St.
Deal: 10 percent off your entire purchase.
When: Ends today. Fighting Eel closes at 6 p.m.

Who: House of Aria, 450 Kamehameha Hwy., Waiau
Deal: 20 percent off all regular-priced items when you mention "boo-tique" at check out.
When: Through Monday

Who: Lily Lotus, 609 Kailua Rd.
Deal: Pick a piece of candy for a surprise discount of up to 25 percent off or use code treat4u for 15 percent off
When: Through Monday.

Who: Leialoha Swim
Deal: 50 percent off select bikinis including the signature black top and double braid bottom.
When: Ends tonight.
Also: Add pearls for an additional cost. Check out styles on Leialoha's Facebook page then e-mail to order.

Who: Olive Boutique, 43 Kihapai St. Kailua
Deal: 15 percent off all clothing.
When: Through Sunday.

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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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