Thursday, October 11, 2012

Weekend Picks - October 11, 2012

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Suit Up
Be the first to shop San Lorenzo Brazilian Bikinis' first-ever mother and keiki store in Waikiki. Attend the grand opening celebration to enjoy free refreshments, check out San Lorenzo's complete Keiki 'Kini line for infants through 12-year-olds and score 20 percent off everything in store, including new arrivals from Lolli Swim, Mikoh Swimwear and Kimi & Li.
When: Saturday, 4-6 p.m.
Where: San Lorenzo Mother & Keiki, Sheraton Princess Kaiulani, 120 Kaiulani Ave.
Details: Little ones can also enter a picture taking contest for a chance to win a Keiki 'Kini and model in the line's next photo shoot. Click here for details.

Spree Drinks
Here's the perfect excuse to shop and sip - Fashionista's Market is giving away coupons for one free cocktail from Bar 35, BambuTwo or Brasserie Du Vin with every purchase.
When: While supplies last (hurry, quantities are limited).
Where: Fashionista's Market, 1185 Bethel St.
Details: Drinks must be redeemed on the same day as the purchase.

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Park and Recreation
Get Spirited Away to the magical world of Japanese director Hayao Miyazaki when his classic animated film is projected onto a 40-foot outdoor screen. You'll be accompanied by food from Miso & Ale and The Pig and the Lady, live music, and, if you come in costume, the chance to win two tickets to see the entire Studio Ghibli retrospective at Hawaii International Film Festival.
When: Saturday, 5-10 p.m.
Where: Kakaako Makai Gateway Park, across from John A. Burns School of Medicine.
Details: Free admission, bring your own blankets and seats. For more information, click here.

Crew on This
J.Crew Factory relaunched its website today with a brand-new look, 24/7 access, and a sale - 30 percent off all new arrivals through Tuesday. Feel free to stock up on long-sleeved scoopneck tees for $20.50 and jeans for under $50.
Where: Click here to shop.

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Birthday 'Girl'
Party like a frock star when Spiral Girl celebrates its 4th anniversary at Hard Rock Cafe. Enjoy live performances by Minmi and Wakadanna, then check out a fashion show featuring Japanese models Mai Miyagi and Ayaka Yamamoto. There's also an ongoing party inside its Ala Moana store with 20 percent off regular-priced merchandise through Sunday.
When: Saturday at 10 p.m.
Where: Hard Rock Cafe, 280 Beachwalk Ave.
Details: Ages 21 and over, $10 presale tickets available at Spiral Girl, Ala Moana Center, $15 at the door.

Sweet Gig
Now's your chance to score your dream job as a chocolatier at a real chocolate factory. Madre Chocolate has a part-time opening that includes, oh yes, making and tempering the good stuff. No word if eating is part of the job description.
Where: Madre Chocolate, 20A Kainehe St.
Details: Applications are being accepted online only. Click here to apply.

Posted on Thursday, October 11, 2012 in Permalink

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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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