On sale: No tricks, just treats
Charelle’s Costume and Tuxedo Shop has changed ownership and been renamed Charelle’s Stage & Screen. In the process of remodeling and reorganizing, the new owners are selling past stock, including samurai, hippie and monster costumes for $10-$15. Capes are $8 and vampire pendants — a cross with a red ruby center — are $5. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday-Friday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. 5801A Buckeystown Pike, Frederick, 301-695-6543.
Support the Smithsonian’s education, research and outreach program while selecting unique jewelry, clothing and accessories to add to your wardrobe. Forty-five exhibitors will showcase their wares at the Craft2Wear show Sunday at the National Building Museum. Admission, $5 (cash and checks only). 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 401 F St. NW, www.craft2wear.smithsonian.org, 888-832-9554.
Good news for all those Zara lovers out there. Zara Home has recently launched with e-commerce. If you’re planning holiday productions, check out the water tumblers ($2.90 each), color-blocked dinnerware ($14.90-$35.90) and gaily striped dish towels (three for $9.90). www.zarahome.com.
Set your alarm to catch Nordstrom’s Nov. 3 beauty runway show, beginning at 8 a.m. Industry experts will talk about trends and their latest products, and share tips and techniques. Afterward, take advantage of free makeup and skin-care consults. Your $15 ticket is redeemable toward a purchase of $15 or more on the day of the event. Doors open at 7 a.m.; last appointment, 7 p.m. 7111 Democracy Blvd., Bethesda, 301-365-4111. www.nordstrom.com
Janet Bennett Kelly