You’ll never believe this.
What: The new design darling introduces his line to D.C. at Hysteria’s cocktail event.
Why: Nautical stripes, tailored capelet dress, and boyfriend blazers with ruched sleeves ($300 and up).
When: Thurs., 6 p.m.
Where: 125 S. Fairfax St., Alexandria (703-548-1615).
Sanjeev Kapoor Dinner
What: The Indian celebrity chef (whose resume includes a TV show, 40 books, and 20 restaurants) hosts a dinner and talk to introduce his new tome, How to Cook Indian: More Than 500 Classic Recipes for the Modern Kitchen.
Why: Cocktails, dinner, a copy of the book, and insights from the man they call “The Rachael Ray of India.”
When: Fri., 7 p.m.
Where: Indique Heights, 2 Wisconsin Cir., Chevy Chase (301-656-4822). Reservations required ($79).
What: Order tickets to see the truly amazing magician Steve Cohen, in D.C. for a limited time.
Why: Settle into The Willard’s Peacock Lounge and watch sleights of hand, mind reading, and the inexplicable Think-a-Drink.
When: Buy tickets now (they’ll sell out) for Apr. 6, 9 p.m.
Where: The Willard InterContinental Hotel, 1401 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, at 14th St. (202-628-9100). For tickets ($75), call 866-811-4111.
The Art of ReUse
What: Green Is Universal and DIY wunderkind Etsy are challenging you to repurpose and upcycle home decor, fashion, jewelry, gadgets, and more.
Why: Besides your light carbon footprint? A trip for four to Universal Studios.
When: Thru Apr. 8.
Where: Sign up online at greenisuniversal-reuse.com.
Community Yard Sale
What: Donate clothing and housewares to benefit the nonprofit Community of Hope during the annual Columbia Heights Day Festival.
Why: When you’ve finished unloading your goods, pick up a map of more than 50 nearby sales (furniture, books, collectibles, and more).
When: Sat., 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. (yard sales), 11 a.m.-3 p.m. (donations).
Where: Civic Plaza, 1400 Park Rd. NW, at 14th St.
Photos: Courtesy of Alexander Berardi
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