Valentino The Last Emperor
What: Indulge your hunger for haute couture with a behind-the-scenes look at the legendary designer.
Why: The emperor has clothes.
When: Thurs. Cocktail reception, 7 p.m.; screening, 8:30 p.m.
Where: Lincoln Theatre, 541 Lincoln Rd., South Beach (305-673-3331). Tickets online at miamifashionweek.com.
What: The recently opened outdoor sandwich shop stuffs its namesake (or croissants) with your choice of fillings like prosciutto, fresh mozzarella, and Brie.
Why: Come and baguette it.
When: Daily, 24/7.
Where: 427 SW 8th St., Downtown (305-860-1113).
Great Balls of Yarn Opens
What: The knitting store comes to Miami with tons of yarn as well as classes for beginners.
Why: It’s the darnest thing.
When: Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: 19019 Biscayne Blvd., Aventura (305-682-1881).
Summer Clearance Sale
What: Local designer Rucht D’Oleo offers up to 80 percent off sale items (dresses and tops) and 15 percent off full-price merch.
Why: You’re clearance sighted.
When: Fri.-Oct. 17. Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
Where: 773 NE 125th St., North Miami (305-892-4481).
What: Miami-based designer Cheryl Schurhoff mixes materials like vintage Asian coins, recycled West African beads, and freshwater pearls to create one-of-a-kind pieces.
Why: Finders keepers.
When: You want to jazz up an outfit.
Where: Emporium, 4710 S. Le Jeune Rd., Coral Gables (786-268-0689).