You know what time it is.
Sasha Rhett Chrissie Watches
What: Recent Harvard grad Alexandra Daum debuts a collection ($225-$249) of elegantly shaped timepieces with adjustable, double-wrapped straps in snake or ostrich.
Why: Interchangeable bands ($49-$69) let you swap in new colors, designs, and patterns based on your mood or outfit.
When: The cell phone time check grows tired.
Where: Portobello Road, 47 Boylston St., Chestnut Hill (617-264-2020); online at sasharhett.com.
Pig Pickin’ at Redbones
What: Rob Gregory and his pit master crew lay out a casual picnic spread of slow-roasted pork and classic fixins (slaw, corn bread, et al); New Orleans-style street band The Saps supplies the music.
Why: All proceeds go to the Somerville Homeless Coalition.
When: Mon., 6-9 p.m.
Where: 55 Chester St., Davis Square (617-628-2200). Tickets ($25) at the door.
What: Up to 65 percent off printed silk cocktail dresses, rompers, and skirts from the collaboration between painter Salvatore Principe and designer Kate Gold.
Why: Art’s on your mind, but Picasso isn’t in reach.
Where: Online at Swirl.
(Some of the) Best of the Oughts
What: Get started on your greatest-films-of-the-last-decade list with a double feature of two obvious front-runners — Lost in Translation and In the Mood for Love.
Why: Inception is so last month.
When: Thurs. Lost in Translation, 5:15 & 9:30 p.m.; In the Mood for Love, 3:15 & 7:30 p.m.
Where: Brattle Theatre, 40 Brattle St., Harvard Square (617-876-6837).
Summer Sommelier Series
What: Oleana wine director Theresa Paopao guides aspirant oenophiles through a half dozen of her favorite bottles from smaller Greek vineyards for $30.
Why: Make a month of it by committing to the entire five-session series ($125), featuring wine purveyors from L’Espalier, Bin 26, and more.
When: Tues., 7-8:30 p.m.
Where: Gordon’s Fine Wine & Culinary Center, 894 Main St., Waltham (781-893-6700). Register online at gordonswine.com.
Photo: Courtesy of Sasha Rhett