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.
NEW YORK CITY—Special delivery! Be one of the first 300 people to order on UberEats beginning at 11am on Friday, February 12th, and you'll get a Valentine's Day package curated by PureWow, complete with treats like macarons from Dana's Bakery and Jam Jar Pies, in a branded tote bag.
WEST VILLAGE—Join beauty brand Rituals to celebrate its opening at 337 Bleecker Street shop on February 12th, then celebrate Valentine's Day in store on February 13th and 14th with a calligrapher who will personalize poems in customized notebooks in the store. There are lots of free giveaways happening, too!
MIDTOWN— If you're finding yourself in need of flowers this weekend, stop by the lobby of the WestHouse Hotel at 201 West 55th Street between 11am and 5pm tomorrow through Sunday — that's where you'll find takeaway bouquets from Ron Wendt Design, all priced at $25.
NOLITA— Catch the wanderlust effect at the Bluma Project pop-up shop. Starting tomorrow, check out Brooklyn-designed accessories for spring and summer at 171 Elizabeth Street from 10am—7pm daily through February 21st.
WEST VILLAGE—We hope you take your coffee with flowers. Head down to The Elk at 128 Charles Street on Saturday and Sunday during Valentine's Day weekend (it's open from 8am to 7pm) and pick up both your daily coffee and a bouquet or succulent from The Pop Up Florist.
BOERUM HILL— Fragrance launches just make scents on Valentine's Day. Join Euphorium Brooklyn at fragrance shop Twisted Lily (360 Atlantic Ave) on Friday, February 12th from 6pm to 9 pm as the brand introduces its new Voluptuary collection; just RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org before stopping by.
GREENPOINT— Celebrate love this weekend with champagne, Haute Chocolate, poetry from The Haiku Guys, and new vintage purchases at Dusty Rose (251 Greenpoint Ave) this Saturday, February 13th between 12pm and 5pm.