The Hit List: Gilt's Big Sale & New Shoes

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Ready for the Oscars? Zoe Boutique is celebrating the big event all week long. Check out the Mack and Jane trunk show (and grab the same cuff that will be in this year’s Oscar gift bags), score 20% off all gold jewelry, and jump on great flash sales as the big night gets closer.
Zoe Boutique, 130 South Union Street, Alexandria; 571-970-6324.
We’re teaming up with Of Mercer to host the brand's D.C. launch party at Urban Chic tonight. You can shop the amazing workwear line, hit up a lip-gloss bar by Nival Salon, and indulge in cocktails and wine. See you there!
Wednesday, February 26, 7 to 10 p.m. Urban Chic, 1626 Wisconsin Avenue NW; 202-338-5398. RSVP here.
It's time, SATC fans: Sarah Jessica Parker’s new shoe collection, inspired by Carrie Bradshaw, goes on sale tomorrow at Nordstrom. The collection will debut online and at the Pentagon City and Tysons Corner Center locations, as well. The online sale starts at 3 a.m. on Friday morning, in case you can’t wait to get your hands on some swoon-worthy heels.
Friday, February 28. Available online and at various locations; more details here.
Join Bluemercury on Thursday night, as the brand opens a new location at Fairfax Corner. Expect Champagne, treats from Cupcakes Actually, makeovers, and M-61 mini facials, to name just a few highlights. We highly recommend the M-61 facial, in case you’re able to snag a spot.
Thursday, February 27, 6 to 8 p.m. Bluemercury, Fairfax Corner, 11945-C Grand Commons Avenue, Fairfax; 703-988-9500. RSVP by email.
Want to watch the Oscars in style? The V DC is hosting Degenerates + Degeneres: An Academy Awards Viewing Party at The Brixton on Sunday night. You can grab some Champagne and watch the show on the second floor, or head up to the rooftop to hear DJ Dee Dub spin while you take part in some photo-booth fun.
Sunday, March 3, 6:30 p.m. The Brixton, 901 U Street NW; 202-560-5045.
If you're in the mood for major discounts, plan ahead and get one of the remaining tickets to the Gilt City DC Warehouse sale, happening next Saturday, March 8. The event will feature designer clothes, accessories, and home goods at up to 90% off; tailoring recommendations from The Press Dry Cleaning & Laundry Shop; and signature cocktails and wine. Tickets are almost sold out, so get yours ASAP.
Saturday, March 8, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Long View Gallery, 1234 9th Street NW; no phone. Tickets are still available for afternoon and late-afternoon entry.

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