The Weekend Guide

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What: The Swirl-approved lingerie line known for its eye-popping palette opens its second, freestanding boutique right here in town.
Why: Nothing like neon pink hot pants to complete your summer wardrobe.
When: Opens Fri. Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun., by appt.
Where: 3400 Around Lenox Rd. NE, ste. 216, Buckhead (404-869-9622).

Street Food Thursdays

What: Like a gift from the mobile food gods, longtime faves (Westside Creamery, Yumbii, The Pickle) and fresh new rides (Tamale Queen, Rattletrap Coffee) line the strip during lunch hour.
Why: Jonathan St. Hilaire (Bakeshop) will be serving snacks on the 999 Peachtree terrace (we heard a rumor about gourmet hot dogs).
When: Thurs., 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: Peachtree St., at 10th St., Midtown; The Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St. NE, Midtown. Info online at midtownatl.com.

Kora Jewelry Trunk Show

What: Peruse shiny stunners made by African artisans using fair trade practices and sustainable materials.
Why: A portion of all sales goes toward Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta.
When: Thurs. & Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: Potpourri, 227 Sandy Springs Pl., ste. 374, Sandy Springs (404-257-1032).

Still Life

What: Talented photogs Julie Blackmon, Michael Marshall, Aline Smithson, and Maggie Taylor blur the line between photography and painting.
Why: Smithson’s comical images of her 85-year-old mother posing in various ensembles (Elvis suit, hula skirt, disco gear).
When: Thru May 28. Opening party, Fri., 7-10 p.m.
Where: Jennifer Schwartz Gallery, 1000 Marietta St. NW, ste. 112, in the Brickworks complex, Westside (404-885-1080).

Photo: Courtesy of Cosabella

3400 Around Lenox Rd NE
ste 216
Atlanta, GA 30326
Street Food Thursdays
Peachtree St NE
@ 12th St
Atlanta, GA 30309
227 Sandy Springs Pl NE
ste 374
Atlanta, GA 30328
1000 Marietta St NW
ste 112
Atlanta, GA 30318
1280 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30309