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SOHO—Check out the launch of Norwegian shoe designer Helene Westbye at the newest International Playground location tonight from 7pm to 9pm. Get into the Nordic spirit with themed cocktails and hors d'oeuvres while shopping the latest collection.
LITTLE ITALY—Celebrate the grand re-opening of Piccoliny, a boutique for quirky children's tees, books, toys, and more at 167 Mott Street, with owner Alex Zagami tomorrow starting at 6:30pm. Designer Lindsay Degan of babyDEGAN will also be on hand to showcase her latest collection. For more information about the store, head to its website.
MIDTOWN—Reserve your spot now for Thursday's event with BeautyBooked at Caudalie inside the Plaza Hotel. Sure, tickets are a bit steep at $35, but that gets you way more than the standard wine and cheese—think facials, polish changes, massages, discounts on Caudalie products, and a gift bag on your way out the door.
UPPER EAST SIDE—If you want a hit of beauty tomorrow, head over to the Milly store at 900 Madison Avenue between 6:30pm and 8:30pm, where complimentary mini-blowouts and make-up applications will be provided by Glamsquad. Cards with mystery discounts will be handed out throughout the evening, and drinks will be provided by MINIBAR. To RSVP, send an email here.