What: The Dairy Godmother launches a new line of artisanal popsicles.
Why: Flavors like Vietnamese coffee, grilled pineapple pink peppercorn, and cantaloupe with mint chiffonade.
When: Mon. & Wed.-Sun., noon-10 p.m.
Where: 2310 Mt. Vernon Ave., Alexandria (703-683-7767).
Ellen Allen Bags
What: A locally designed line of preppy, patent leather handbags in yellow or blue nautical prints.
Why: Structured shapes and Annapolis-themed names (Murray Hill, Eastport).
When: Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun., noon-5 p.m.
Where: Sherman Pickey, 1647 Wisconsin Ave. NW, b/t Reservoir Rd. & Q St. (202-333-4212).
July Jubilee Biannual Blowout Sale
What: SimplySoles offers up to 70 percent off summer heels, flats, wedges, and sneaks.
Why: Chie Mihara, Butter, Tibi, Bruno Magli, Bettye Muller, Coclico, Tretorn, and more for $60-$300.
When: Thru July 26. Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sun., noon-6 p.m.
Where: The Shops at Georgetown Park, 3222 M St. NW, at Wisconsin Ave., 2nd flr. (800-909-3679).
What: Up to 80 percent off the ecofriendly line’s flowy tanks, silk-screened tees, and easy dresses.
Why: You’ll look good and feel good in the trippy Estero tee (reg. $98, now $29).
When: You want more than your apples to be organic.
Where: Online at swirl.com.
Photo: Lara Swanson