The Weekend Guide

the shiny squirrel!

What to do between Lincoln Center adventures and street style snaps.

V for Valentine’s Day
The Shiny Squirrel corrals indie designers Elizabeth Knight Jewelry, Species by the Thousands, Alibi, and Family Affairs for an afternoon of spring debuts, discounted pieces, and other sweet finds and bites.
Why: Happy February 14 to you.
When: Sat., 2-6 p.m.
Where: Fair Folks & a Goat, 96 W. Houston St., b/t LaGuardia Pl. & Thompson St. (646-885-2876).

DailyCandy’s Fashion Editor Badge

What: Our first-ever Foursquare badge is out there and waiting to be unlocked. Check in at select NYFW haunts (venues, restaurants, pop-up shops) to earn your stripes.
Why: Envy and social clout, of course. For tips and teasers, follow @candynewyork on Twitter and check out our Pinterest board.
When: Thru Feb. 14.
Where: Follow DailyCandy at foursquare.com.

Lindsey Thornburg Winter Sale

What: Score 40 percent off the LES designer’s graphic sweeping cloaks, last-season standouts (high-waisted riding pants, velvet overalls), one-off pieces, and statement sunglasses. Sweeten the pot with Some Odd Rubies’s silk dresses, sequin pants, and floral bustiers.
Why: Cold got you stuck to the couch? Get the same discount on Thornburg’s site with code winter2013.
When: Thru Feb. 17. Hours, Mon.-Sat., noon-8 p.m.; Sun., noon-7 p.m.
Where: Store One One 4, 114 Stanton St., b/t Essex & Ludlow Sts.

Vanessa Bruno Pop-Up
The French designer’s concept boutique (decorated with Mark Borthwick prints, Bernard Chauveau books, and MK2 films) is a bit of Paris in Soho. Pick up her spring collection, Ladurée macarons, and Diptyque candles.
Why: Each day florist Ariel Dearie crafts a special bouquet that’s available to purchase. (Hint, hint to anyone in the doghouse.)
When: Thru Feb. 26. Opening reception, tonight, 6-9 p.m. Hours, daily, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: 131 Greene St., b/t Houston & Prince Sts. (212-228-1085).

Love Yourself Party

What: Listen up as pros pontificate on the good stuff — how to find your ideal red lipstick, daily indulgences that are worth it, which foods are actually aphrodisiacs, and more.
Why: Snack on Sakara Life nibbles and leave with serious loot, including a Shobha gift certificate, RMS beauty oil, and Savon Du Bois soap.
When: Sun., 2:30-6 p.m.
Where: Shobha Salon, 65 Broadway, at Rector St., 4th flr. Tickets ($48 thru tomorrow; $60, thereafter) at eventbrite.com.

Photos: Courtesy of The Shiny Squirrel

Shobha Salon
65 Broadway
@ Rector St, 4th flr
New York, NY 10005
Vanessa Bruno Pop-Up Shop
131 Greene St
bt Houston & Prince Sts
New York, NY 10012
114 Stanton St
bt Essex & Ludlow Sts
New York, NY 10002
96 W Houston St
bt LaGuardia Pl & Thompson St
New York, NY 10012