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fashion nerd film club

may 2024

join us at violet crown for a private showing ofthe first monday in mayas we revive our fashion nerd film club this year in celebration of 30 years of being fashion nerds.

malia mills trunk show

may 2024

everyone’s favorite maven of “hell yes!” will be back to help you say “hell yes!” to a new swimsuit. come by to spend time with this magical designer, experience her positivity and discover how a malia mills suit can be life-changing.

quirk kentucky derby party

may 2024

scarpa is off to the races! enjoy sips, snacks, music, and a live showing of the 150th kentucky derby. we’re giving out prizes for the ladies (best-dressed overall, best shoes, and best hat) and alton lane is offering up prizes for the best-dressed men.

common house trivia

april 2024

come for a cocktail and questions, stay for the competition and a chance to win prizes and our infinite adoration.

frank & eileen trunk show

april 2024

we are so excited to host our delightful account executive erica for a trunk show of everyone’s favorite not-basic basics from frank & eileen. refresh your spring essentials and find new styles that will become new favorites. plus, double your trunk show fun with our simultaneous krewe trunk show for statement sunglasses to add some extra oomph to your look.

krewe trunk show

april 2024

get set for sunshine with cult-favorite sunglasses from krewe. our amazing brand ambassador katie will be here both days to help you pick out your new perfect pair of shades. part of a trunk show two-fer with frank & eileen, the perfect compliment for refreshingly wearable spring staples.

lafayette 148 spring trunk show

march 2024

lafayette 148 presents “the gardens of new york” for spring 2024, a collection celebrating nature’s thriving presence within the urban environment of new york city. drawing inspiration from the brooklyn grange rooftop farm spring 2024 channels the deeply creative pursuit of urban gardening and the distinctly human connection to nature it cultivates. our knowledgeable and vivacious account executive eileen lover will be on hand to make sure your pieces are a perfect fit.

GRP1 trunk show

march 2024

GRP1 designer, founder and all around most dynamic and upbeat zhuzher ever peter kamieniecki will be in store both days. he’ll show you why and how GRP1 goods make your life easier and you look your best.

christmas eve bloody mary bar

december 2023

spreading holiday "cheers" with our christmas eve bloody mary bar. stop by for some festive fun and last minute gifts.

three stories fine jewelry trunk show

november 2023

with vibrant and playful earrings, charms, rings, and more, three stories fine jewelry offers endless possibilities for personal expression. co-founder and designer emily cohen will be in-store to guide you through the art of layering and stacking to let your story unfold.

of rare origin trunk show

october 2023

founded and designed by mother-daughter trio leslie, octavia and thea, of rare origin approaches jewelry as wearable poetry, fusing artistry and intrigue into romantic and unforgettable creations. leslie and octavia will be in-store during the trunk show to help you select artful additions to your collection.

lafayette 148 fall trunk show

september 2023

inspired by the architecture of the brooklyn public library and the tales of renowned female authors, the lafayette 148 fall 2023 collection presents a fresh, feminine perspective on classic ivy league prep. eileen from lafayette 148 will be in-store to guide you through limited seasonal styles and a broad selection of timeless classics.

GRP1 trunk show

september 2023

style, meet life. explore GRP1's easy, everyday knitwear that (stylishly) takes you from tasks to travels and all the spontaneous in-betweens. GRP1 designer and founder peter kamieniecki will be in store to help you pick out pieces that enhance your wardrobe and lifestyle.