Racked is no longer publishing. Thank you to everyone who read our work over the years. The archives will remain available here; for new stories, head over to Vox.com, where our staff is covering consumer culture for The Goods by Vox. You can also see what we’re up to by signing up here.
SOHO—On Thursday, Orla Kiely is hosting a Troop Meeting at their Soho store from 5pm to 9pm. The jamboree will include games, a screening of Moonrise Kingdom, refreshments, Girl Scout cookies, and a 15% discount on new-arrival spring merchandise. Partygoers are welcome to bring their favorite records for a group DJ session. This seriously sounds adorable.
ONLINE—Local handbag brand Chiyome is hosting an online pre-sale of the fall 2014 collection, now through March 31st. Delivery will be around July/early August, and 15% will be knocked off the price if you order before the end of the month. Some highlights: the convertible Frost Tote Backpack and the perfectly simple Nude Easy Tote.
UPPER EAST SIDE—Designer Dries Van Noten will be at Barneys on Madison Avenue tomorrow for a special signing for his new book on the fourth floor. The event runs from 6pm to 8pm; RSVP by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.