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Sisley Mini Facials, Lunar New Year on Madison Avenue, and More Weekend Events

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The New York City fashion and shopping events you need to know about.

Driely S.

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MEATPACKING DISTRICT—Stop by Efva Attling (36 Little W 12th St) tomorrow between 3pm and 6pm to find not only the boutique's selection of jewelry, but also luxe treatments from Sisley Paris. You can snag mini facials and makeup touches between light bites and complimentary drinks, plus enjoy gifts with purchase during the event.

NOLITA—Planning on picking up a budget-friendly look from Babel Fair this weekend? Lookbooker will be offering $5 braids to customers at the 260 Elizabeth Street store on Saturday from 12pm to 4pm. Can't make it tomorrow? You can grab the same deal at the Williamsburg boutique (294 Bedford Ave) during the same hours next Saturday, February 13th.

LOWER EAST SIDE, SOHO—Babeland continues its Valentine's Day programming with partners Kings County Distillery this Saturday, February 6th at 94 Rivington Street starting at 4pm and complimentary rosé at 43 Mercer Street on Sunday starting at 6pm. Be sure to RSVP if you're stopping by either the Lower East Side or Soho events, which are free and open to anyone over the age of 18.

GREENPOINT—The annual Greenpointers Valentine's Day Market returns this Sunday, February 7th to the Greenpoint Loft (67 West St). Taking place between 1pm and 7pm, it features the neighborhood's best local crafters alongside fun perks like a live DJ, a photo booth, henna tattoos, nail art, massages, and drinks from the likes of Brooklyn Gin, Greenpoint Beer and Ale Co., and Café Grumpy. Head here for more information.

UPPER EAST SIDE—Madison Avenue is welcoming the Lunar New Year with a celebration this Sunday, February 6th. Get to 76th Street at 11am to watch Lion Dancers make their way down the avenue, and stop in at boutiques like Bally, Coach, Michael Kors, Nars, and Stuart Weitzman along the way — all these and more are offering special programming to honor the holiday.

WILLIAMSBURG—Get through Monday by looking forward to snacks, drinks, and live music from DJ Alex at Electric Feathers (60 Broadway) on February 8th between 4pm and 8pm. Stylist Sarah Ellison-Prat (she's also got a boutique called Funkanova upstate in Woodstock) will be on hand to sell her selection of vintage pieces from Japan, the Middle East, and European and American designers in the 70s and 90s.