5 Things To Know This AM — Sep 18 2012

The Time Warner Center will get a glossy green addition with the grand opening of C. Wonder this weekend. Gift cards with mystery amounts will be given to the first 300 customers, not to mention live DJ spinning, carnival candy, and an array of other giveaways. (C. Wonder)
One beer garden is sure to be teacher's pet, providing our educators with a gift much better than the typical apple on the desk. Gold stars for everybody. (Animal NY)
Ever have trouble pronouncing designer names? Watch your fellow New Yorkers attempt to say "Proenza Schouler." (Racked)
The Upper East Side Joe Fresh location just got a sweet makeover. Toast champagne with the team and check out the merch this Wednesday from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Secure your spot at RSVP@joefresh.com. (Joe Fresh)
Point(e) yourself in the right direction and twirl through this sneak peek of Valentino's costumes designed for the NY Ballet. (The Cut)

Photo via C. Wonder