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The Weekend Guide

food lust: shock candy!

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DROOL
Food Lust: Shock Candy
What:
Where Am I gallery’s debut exhibition transforms six Brooklyn storefronts into a contemporary candy land with help from curator Naomi Huth and several sweets-minded artists.
Why: Purchase Jell-O grid sculptures (pictured), acrylic cakes, scandalous gumball Polaroids, vintage recipe book paintings, and more look-but-don’t-eat desserts.
When: Thru Jan. 3, 2012.
Where: Where Am I gallery pop-up windows, 835 Classon Ave., at Lincoln Pl., Prospect Heights.

ROAM
Deck the Halls Pop-Up Market
What:
Fledgling businesses and young designers play show-and-tell in a fifteen-classroom takeover.
Why: Baggu totes, Morris Kitchen ginger syrup, Alyson Fox latex-dipped necklaces, AANDD luggage, Andy Lifschutz gems, plus cookies and spiked cider from Sarah Simmons.
When: Thru Dec. 22. Daily, noon-8 p.m.
Where: The Old School, 32 Prince St., at Mott St.

STUFF
Anything but Stockings
What:
Skip the sock and fill something they’ll actually use, like a handsome tool bag for your dandy handyman or a modular planter for your green-thumbing mom.
Why: Five presents hidden inside another earn you the No. 1 gift-giving spot.
When: Before Christmas Eve (quickly) rolls around.
Where: Online at dailycandy.com.

SCORE
Rachel Comey Sample Sale
What:
Up to 60 percent off women’s and men’s clothing, plus shoes and accessories.
Why: Magpie laced clogs ($426, now $213), slouchy sweater dresses ($437, now $219), and double-bow blouses ($357, now $178).
When: Today, 5-9 p.m.; Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: Saint Patrick’s Cathedral Youth Center Gymnasium, 268 Mulberry St., b/t Houston & Prince Sts.

PREP
Fine and Dandy at the Jingle Market
What:
The dapperest of gents pops up with men’s accessories plucked from a 1920s Ivy League dorm room.
Why: Other merry-making vendors include Fine & Raw Chocolate, Beehive Kitchenware, Fred Flare, and Yee-Haw Industries.  
When: Thru Dec. 23. Mon.-Sat., 10:30 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun., 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: Chelsea Market, 75 Ninth Ave., b/t 15th & 16th Sts.

SHOP
Tucker by Gaby Basora Fall Sample Sale

What: Blouses, dresses, and other current collection pieces $50-$250.
Why: Gift yourself something naughty (sheer black lace top) and nice (side ruffle dress, ruched turtleneck).
When: Fri., 9 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sat., 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun., noon-6 p.m.
Where: 355 W. Broadway, b/t Broome & Grand Sts.

SEARCH
Jet Set Pop-Up

What:
Up to 40 percent off exotic wares from around the globe.
Why: Balinese-print sarongs from L-atitude, striped boatneck shirts and cashmere travel wraps by Chance, Mr & Mrs Smith coffee-table travel guidebooks, as well as Antony Todd Turkish ikat pillows and furniture.
When: Sat., noon-7 p.m.
Where: Antony Todd, 44 E. 11th St., at University Pl. (212-529-3252). R.S.V.P. to rsvp@l-atitude.com.

Photo: Courtesy of Where Am I

LOCATIONS
Where Am I
835 Classon Ave
@ Lincoln Pl
Brooklyn, NY 11238
Tucker by Gaby Basora Sale
355 W Broadway
bt Broome & Grand Sts
New York, NY 10013
Antony Todd
44 E 11th St
@ University Pl
New York, NY 10003
The Old School
32 Prince St
@ Mott St
New York, NY 10012
Saint Patrick's Cathedral Youth Center Gymnasium
268 Mulberry St
bt Houston & Prince Sts
New York, NY 10012
75 9th Ave
bt 15th & 16th Sts
New York, NY 10011
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