Sweat it out.
Sweat Shop Miami Launches
What: After several years of planning, indie music store Sweat Records finally rolls out e-commerce, selling made-in-Miami items (music, T-shirts, gifts).
Why: CDs by local bands like Addax and Beings; A Letter to the Parents Of, by homegrown author Tony Kapel; and eyeglass accessories by Hung Chains.
When: You’re looking for something special.
Where: Online at sweatshopmiami.com.
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Miller’s Studio Discount
What: It was National Mom and Pop Business Owner’s Day earlier this week. (Yeah, we didn’t know, either). In celebration, Miller’s Studio is offering 50 percent off all hair services.
Why: Think of it as spring cleaning.
When: Thru Apr. 4. By appt.
Where: 506 Biltmore Way, Coral Gables (305-774-7151).
Benii Boutique Deal
What: The Miami-based online shopping destination offers DailyCandy readers 25 percent off all merchandise.
Why: Fast-fashion tops, dresses, evening gowns, bags, headpieces, and jewelry from brands like Lush, Ark & Co., and Solemio.
When: Sat.-Apr. 16.
Where: Online at beniiboutique.com. Use promo code DailyCandy.
The Art of ReUse
What: Green Is Universal and DIY wunderkind Etsy are challenging you to repurpose and upcycle home decor, fashion, jewelry, gadgets, and more.
Why: Besides your light carbon footprint? A trip for four to Universal Studios.
When: Thru Apr. 8.
Where: Sign up online at greenisuniversal-reuse.com.
Pincho Factory Opens
What: The new restaurant introduces a menu packed with gourmet burgers, hot dogs, and pinchos (meat on a stick), made with fresh (never frozen) beef and zero trans fat.
Why: A variety of homemade sauces (mango, special pink, cilantro), made-to-order salads, and fried cheesecake.
When: Mon.-Thurs., 11 a.m.-midnight; Fri. & Sat., 11 a.m.-2 a.m.; Sun., noon-10 p.m.
Where: 9860 SW 40th St. (305-631-2038).
Photo: Courtesy of Sweat Shop Miami