What: Get up to 60 percent off lines like Trina Turk, Rachel Pally, Sally Tseng, and Tart at the sample sale shop.
Why: Stick around for champagne, macarons, gift card giveaways, and raffles.
When: Sat., 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Where: 103 S. Saint Asaph St., Alexandria (703-535-3294).
What: Crash the gates for a party with live performances, cocktails, and plenty of food.
Why: French warblers Jacques and Marie, and dishes by chefs from Plume, Cafe du Parc, Brasserie Beck, and Patisserie Poupon.
When: Sat., 7 p.m.-midnight.
Where: La Maison Française, Embassy of France, 4101 Reservoir Rd. NW. Tickets ($85) online at instantseats.com.
What: The well-curated boutique offers women’s clothing, jewelry, and accessories at up to 50 percent off.
Why: Jil Sander, Marni, Martin Margiela, Erdem, Dries Van Noten, and more.
When: Thru July 31. Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: 3312 Cady’s Alley NW (202-333-5343).
Beach Bums & Bellinis
What: Learn to move like Rihanna on the hotel’s roof overlooking the White House during a 45-minute dance workout ($39), followed by brunch.
Why: Tasty reward in the form of waffles, a raw bar, sushi buffet, and pastries.
When: Sun. Class, 10:45; brunch, noon.
Where: W Washington D.C., 515 15th St. NW, at Pennsylvania Ave. Reservations to 202-661-2455.
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