The Weekend Guide

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Fancy pants.

N.R.S Boutique

What: Designer Nicole Rae Styler fills the store with her trademark corsets, dresses, and headbands ($26-$120) embellished with ribbons and lace.
Why: Take blasé garb in for an update with custom accoutrements.
When: Opening party, Fri., 5 p.m. Store hours, Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun., noon-5 p.m.
Where: 1822 E. Passyunk Ave. (215-339-0168).

Tequila University

What: Siembra Azul’s David Suro-Piñera sheds light on the potent liquor and pairs several varieties with three courses of tapas for $30.
Why: One taste of the premium stuff and you’ll never touch a well margarita again.
When: Tonight, 7 p.m. (Also every first Thurs. of the month.)
Where: Verdad, 818 W. Lancaster Ave., Bryn Mawr. Reservations (required) to 610-520-9100.

Go West Craft Fest

What: Baubles, clothing, and artwork from local artisans.
Why: Zoe Einbinder’s jewelry made from fruit is the best argument we’ve seen for playing with food.
When: Sat., noon-5 p.m.
Where: S. 50th St., at Baltimore Ave. Info at 215-471-7700. Admission is free.

Gunners Run
What: Alfresco tables with a view of the Piazza’s massive screen + shareable grub = Phillies game days.
Why: Load brunch-time Bloody Marys with mix-ins (shrimp, bacon, peppers) at the build-your-own bar.
When: Mon.-Fri., 11:30 a.m.-2 a.m.; Sat. & Sun., 11 a.m.-2 a.m.
Where: The Piazza at Schmidts, 1001 N. Second St. (215-923-4600).

Photo: Courtesy of N.R.S Boutique

N.R.S Boutique
1822 E Passyunk Ave
@ W Moore St
Philadelphia, PA 19148
Go West Craft Fest
S 50th St
@ Baltimore Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19143
Gunners Run
1001 N 2nd St
The Piazza at Schmidts
Philadelphia, PA 19123
818 W Lancaster Ave
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010