The Weekend Guide

no. 8a!
Photos: Nicola Kast

Won’t you be ours?

SHOP
No. 8a Opens in the Ace Hotel
What:
Celebrate the opening of the quirky fashion and souvenir shop’s second outpost in Midtown’s new cultural clubhouse. (Opening Ceremony opens the same day.)
Why: Peruse lines like Maison Martin Margiela while enjoying double-ended heart lollipops specially made by Papabubble. And browse our gallery of what’s in store.
When: Opens Sun. Daily, 10 a.m.-midnight.
Where: 20 W. 29th St., b/t Fifth Ave. & Broadway (212-679-2222).

DINE
Northern Spy Food Co.
What: Sup on a three-course dinner featuring braised beef short rib with potato puree and chocolate hazelnut dacquoise at the laid-back, market-driven East Village spot for $30.
Why: Mention DailyCandy for a free glass of wine or draft or bottled beer.
When: Sun., 5-11 p.m.
Where: 511 E. 12th St., b/t Aves. A & B (212-228-5100).

SAVE
Stuart & Wright Sample Sale
What:
Rachel Comey shoes and pieces by Isabel Marant, Vanessa Bruno, and Jeffrey Monteiro at 30-75 percent off.
Why: It feels so wright.
When: Thurs.-Sat., 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sun., noon-6 p.m.
Where: 85 Lafayette Ave., b/t S. Elliott Pl. & S. Portland Ave., Fort Greene (718-797-0011).

BLOOM
True Roses
What:
Battle the ubiquity of roses with a bionic variety that’s guaranteed to maintain its luster for ten days. Available for pickup or delivery.
Why: Discounts for DailyCandy readers ($75 for a boxed half dozen; $130 for a boxed dozen; $20 for a single stem — pickup only).
When: Thurs. & Fri., 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; Sat. & Sun., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: Elizabeth Ryan Floral Design, 178 Norfolk St., b/t Houston & Stanton Sts. (212-995-1111).

ROCK
Phantogram’s Electro-Pop Show
What:
Art school dropouts Josh Carter and Sarah Barthel fuse street beats with a psychedelic twang.
Why:
You’ll become a fan-togram.
When:
Fri., 7:30 p.m.
Where:
Mercury Lounge, 217 Houston St., b/t Essex & Ludlow Sts. (212-260-4700). Tickets online at ticketmaster.com.

ENTER
Ultimate Wedding Contest
What:
DailyCandy and Crate & Barrel are giving away a dream wedding worth $100,000 to one lucky couple.
Why: Debt does not a happy marriage make.
When: Thru Mar. 31.
Where: Online at crateandbarrel.com/ultimatewedding.

Let the New York Fashion Week games begin (see: our gallery of front row outfits, quirky show coverage, designer trivia contests) at dailycandy.com/dossier.

Photo: Nicola Kast

LOCATIONS
511 E 12th St
bt Aves A & B
New York, NY 10009
212-228-5100
178 Norfolk St
@ Houston St
New York, NY 10002
212-995-1111
85 Lafayette Ave
bt S Elliott Pl & S Portland Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11217
718-797-0011
Ace Hotel
20 W 29th St
bt Fifth Ave & Broadway
New York, NY 10001
212-679-2222
217 E Houston St
bt Ludlow & Essex Sts
New York, NY 10002
212-260-4700
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