So…with the end of the month coming to an end, there’re plenty of winter gear sales and events you can attend if you’re looking to book your weekend up with fashion, shopping, food and drinks! Here are some “happenings” & goin-ons’ around the city and the suburbs.
Get Gorgeous Event
This Sunday, January 27, the Ritz Carlton will hold the “Gorgeous” an event of fashion, music, photography, and art benefits City of Hope, a non-profit biomedical research, treatment organization to fight cancer. From 7-10 you can see the latests collections from Gregory Taylor, Intermixx, Priscilla Costa, Carmelita Couture, Metro Men, 611, Nicole Miller, Boyd’s, Joan Shepp and 611. Artists like Denise Fike and Victor Atkins will show off their Artwork and top hairstylists, Marcos Matos and freelance makeup artist, Susan Sorrell, will be demonstrating new looks and trends. It’s only $25 per ticket and you can purchase them at the door!
Menswear Sale at Metro Men’s Clothing
Considering it’s below freezing outside, this sale comes right on time! This small shop on 1615 E. Passyunk Ave., has 50% off winter coats, vests, sweaters and 30% off button-down shirts and flannels by baddass-urban/casual brands Ben Sherman, Penquin, Fred Perry and Scotch & Soda.
Kembrel Wayne Opening and Coupon Code
If you haven’t heard of Kembrel in Center City, you’re definitely missing out on some sweet deals on brands like Lovemarks, Ray-Ban, and Blank NYC. Check out their online store here and enter KEMCOBBLESTONE in the coupon code @ checkout for 30% off! Kembrel is now opening a place in Wayne, on 134 N. Wayne Ave. The Ribbon Ceremony starts at noon, with some light fare and expressos from a local spot, La Semeuse. Later that night, you can hit up the boutique itself for the official grand opening from 5-9 and enjoy music, hors d’oeuvres and drinks with Root by Art in the Age. Kembrel will be hosting a Local Designer Trunk Show series and one local designer will be in the spotlight. It’s open to the public and you can RSVP visit: http://www.facebook.com/Kembrel/events.
J.Hilburn: Welcome to Philly
HyLo Boutiques (now located at 242 North 3rd St.in Old City) introduced luxury menswear label J.Hilburn to the neighborhood. You can check out these high quality suits at the HyLo Boutique to view the pieces for customization. Style consultants are available and special measurements can be made and delivered within a few weeks. You can purchase plenty of casual polos, sweaters and blazers on the spot as well.
Nicole Miller Sales:
Nicole Miller at the Bellevue (200 South Broad St.) and Manyunk (4249 Main Street) are hosting their annual semi-sale from now till January 31st. 90% off select style (what?) from sportswear, cocktail dresses, gowns and accessories. Nicole Miller has some pretty amazing pieces, her dresses really flatter the chick in all the right areas:)
Plage Tahiti has 60-90% off the whole store…enough said. You can check out Plage Tahiti on 128 South 17th Street, Center City Philadelphia.
Knit Wit welcomed 3.1 Philip Lim’s spring pieces and plenty of winter mark-downs.
Locations: 1729 Chestnut Street, Center City Philadelphia
905 West Lancaster Avenue, Bryn Mawr, PA
8001 Vetnor Avenue, Margate, NJ