What's in Store

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Sunday, November 2, 2008

The boutiques of Bethesda Row-- including Ginger, Urban Chic, Tickled Pink, Lululemon Athletica, Lou Lou, Cecile & Jeanne and J. McLaughlin -- will join forces for a neighborhood trunk show and sale Thursday from noon to 8 p.m. During the last two hours, the event will also offer raffles, discounts, cocktails and appetizers. 4836 Bethesda Ave., Bethesda. 301-229-4883. Free.

Jewelry designer Stephen Dweck will present his latest collection of colorful baubles, which includes showstopping rings like the ones below, on Thursday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Neiman Marcus, 2255 International Dr., McLean. 703-761-1600. Free.

Calling all "Project Runway" devotees: Season 4 runner-up Rami Kashou will discuss his draping techniques and show some of his latest looks at the monthly event Phillips After 5, which will have live music, food and a cash bar. Thursday at 6:30 p.m. Phillips Collection, 1600 21st St. NW. 202-387-2151, Ext. 247. For tickets, visit http://www.ticketmaster.com. $15.

Crafty types, take note of the 21st annual Washington Craft Show, which will feature 71 clothing, jewelry and accessories designers as well as many other artists. Shoppers can sign up for a free session with an image consultant or take part in fashion-focused discussions. Friday-Nov. 9. Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 801 Mount Vernon Pl. NW. 800-832-7813. For details, visit http://www.craftsamericashows.com. $15-$35.

-- Michelle Thomas

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