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SOHO—Birchbox is celebrating its store's one-year anniversary in Soho this month with a treat for its subscribers: If you've been getting boxes delivered for at least one year, up your beauty routine by building heading to 433 West Broadway to build your own box with five mini-products by the end of the month.
COLUMBUS CIRCLE—Celebrate Bastille Day with the Parisian-based Diptyque at the brand's Time Warner Center shop. Visitors will receive complimentary Nespresso and pastries on Tuesday, July 14th between 12pm to 6pm, and shoppers can also expect a complimentary 35g candle with any $90 purchase between Saturday and Tuesday.
WILLIAMSBURG—Do you like coffee? And bags, too, Blue Bottle Coffee and Baggu have teamed up for a super-limited run of (adorable!) tote bags featuring Blue Bottle's New Orleans iced coffee cartons. Pick one up at Baggu's Williamsburg shop (242 Wythe Ave) on July 11th from 11am to 2pm; after that, it'll be available at Blue Bottle's new café until they run out.
MANHATTAN—Summer is flying by, but dreams of a bikini body aren't gone. There's still time to sign up for Flywheel's two-Week tune-up challenge, which includes up to 6 classes per week, exclusive nutrition, plans and a designated instructor coach. Sign up here by Monday, July 13th.
SOHO—It's not every day that you get to see how a motorcycle is made. On Saturday, you can stop by Woolrich at 125 Wooster Street to explore the art of motorcycle building as part of the retailer's "A Window Into American Craft" series. Or, simply pop in to take advantage of the summer clearance sale with up to 50% off retail prices. Either way, it's a win-win.
UPPER EAST SIDE—Turnbull & Asser's semi-annual sale is at full force through July 19th at 50 East 57th Street. Drop by for a selection of belts, pocket squares, ties, robes, and silk gowns for up to 60% off; in other words, shop to class up your closet.