The Weekend Guide

Photos: Courtesy of Taylor de Cordoba

Drum roll, please.

The Women of Women
What: The female form from the female perspective features in this group show of emerging artists Kimberly Brooks, Susan Anderson, Alika Cooper, Danielle Mourning, and Roya Falahi, curated by Yasmine Mohseni.
Why: Girl, you know it’s true.
When: Thru Feb. 20. Opening reception, Sat., 6-8 p.m. Tues.-Sat., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: Taylor De Cordoba, 2660 S. La Cienega Blvd., b/t Venice & Washington Blvds., Culver City (310-559-9156).

Girls on Film
What: Alice Guy Blaché’s “The Thief,” Steph Green’s “New Boy,” and more cinema from award winners and up-and-comers at the Focus on Female Directors short film showcase.
Why: She shoots; she scores.
When: Thurs., 7:30
Where: Egyptian Theatre, 6712 Hollywood Blvd., b/t Las Palmas Ave. & McCadden Pl., Hollywood (323-466-3456).

Brunch at
The Mercantile
Wake up to Southern Benedict (hush puppies, shellfish and tasso ham ragout, poached eggs, mustard greens, and Tabasco Hollandaise), maple-glazed pork belly with white grits and a sunny-side-up egg, and more on the cafe/market/wine bar’s new menu.
Why: Gingersnap pancakes with vanilla-soaked prunes, mascarpone, and almonds are reason enough to get out of bed.
When: Sat. & Sun., 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Where: 6600 W. Sunset Blvd., at Seward Ave., Hollywood (323-962-8202).

Re-Gift Pop-Up Shop + Sample Sale
Take an unwrapped present and trade it for someone else’s unwanteds or nab super-discounted clothing and accessories from Guy Baxter, TomTom Jewelry, and Pretty Little Thing.
Why: Not like you had other plans for that ceramic cat vase from Aunt Gracie.
When: Sat., noon-5 p.m.
Where: Space 15Twenty, 1520 N. Cahuenga Blvd., b/t Sunset Blvd. & Selma Ave., Hollywood.

Confederacy Winter Sale
Forty percent off Phillip Lim, Alexander Wang, and Rag & Bone for her and Michael Bastian, Nom de Guerre, and Marc Jacobs for him, and clearance items for everyone up to 75 percent off.
Why: Shop down in a blaze of glory.
When: Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sun., 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Where: 4661 Hollywood Blvd., b/t N. Vermont & Hillhurst Aves., Los Feliz (323-913-3040).

Space 15 Twenty
1520 N Cahuenga Blvd
bt Sunset Blvd & Selma Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90028
6600 W Sunset Blvd
@ Seward Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90028
6712 Hollywood Blvd
bt Las Palmas Ave & McCadden Pl
Los Angeles, CA 90028
4661 Hollywood Blvd
@ N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027
6021 W Washington Blvd
bt Hargis & Melvil Sts
Culver City, CA 90232