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MIDTOWN—Forget that winter's looming. The beginning of December means that we're halfway to summer, and you need to shop accordingly. So Wala Swim is offering exclusive discounts for Racked readers at its midtown showroom beginning Tuesday, December 8th. Mentioning the site that day gets you 30% off swimwear, coverups, and more from brands like Mara Hoffman, PilyQ, Vitamin A, Seafolly. And on Wednesday the 9th and Thursday the 10th you'll save more when you spend more — wonderful, but also dangerous. Check out the flyer here for more information on the where and the when.
SOHO—Tomorrow from 6pm to 8pm, stop by the Tibi boutique (120 Wooster St) to check out the Paige Novick trunk show. Attendees can shop the Paige Novick for Tibi fall 2015 and resort 2016 collections, as well as pre-order from spring 201, while enjoying drinks and light food. They'll also receive 15% off all Tibi purchases during the event.
CHINATOWN—On Thursday, head to 55 Canal Street for a holiday vintage shopping party hosted by Marteau Jewelry (formerly Mode Marteau) in partnership with AndArchive. From 5pm to 9pm, shop jewelry and clothing while enjoying complimentary drinks and music. Guests can also star in an editorial photo shoot.
LOWER EAST SIDE—Doll company Elle & Cee World Girls is hosting its Worldgirls Wonderland Auction on Thursday from 7pm to 11pm at Ludlow Studios (40 Ludlow St). There will be goodies from brands like Glossier, Rachel Comey, Peach & Lily, and more up for grabs in the sale, plus surprises and giveaways in addition to food and drink. RSVP over here.
COLUMBUS CIRCLE—For Mastercard holders looking for a place to recharge during holiday shopping, head to The Shops at Columbus Circle to relax in the Mastercard Holiday Lounge. Running through December 24th, the lounge will be open from 11am to 8pm and feature in-house shopping and styling tips from Jennifer Tannenbaum, as well as tastings, makeover sessions, and complimentary refreshments. Just show your credit or debit card at the door to enter the lounge.
MIDTOWN—Bloomingdale's (1000 Third Ave) will welcome Lo Bosworth to the store tomorrow to shop the latest Echo collection and swap lifestyle tips with customers from 5pm to 7pm. For every item purchased during the event, the Echo Share The Warmth campaign will donate something similar to young women transitioning out of foster care.