Target and Neiman Marcus kicked off their holiday gift collaboration Dec. 1. The collection, which features 24 of America’s preeminent designers, is available at all Target and Neiman Marcus stores and online. Some highlights: a Prabal Gurung cape, $79.99; a set of four double old-fashioned glasses ($49.99), a shaker ($49.99) and tray ($79.99) from Joseph Altuzarra. and

The Maryland Institute College of Art presents its sixth annual Art Market beginning Wednesday through Dec. 8. Discover emerging artists at the sale, which offers original work by more than 300 MICA students, alumni and faculty members. Look for one-of-a-kind jewelry, illustrations, paintings, posters, ceramics, textiles and toys. 10 a.m.–6 p.m. Leidy Atrium and Falvey Hall lobby, Brown Center, 1301 W. Mount Royal Ave., Baltimore, 410-669-9200. .

Take 40 to 50 percent off dresses, blouses, coats and gowns from high-end designers including Alexander McQueen, Stella McCartney, Donna Karan and Lanvin at Saks Jandel’s one-day sale Sunday. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 5510 Wisconsin Ave., Chevy Chase, 301-652-2250.

New H&M stores are popping up all over; the latest outpost is in Silver Spring. The Swedish retailer plans to open in Chevy Chase Pavilion at the end of the year and in Old Town in early 2013. 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. Monday- Saturday, noon-6 p.m. Sunday. 8518 Fenton St., Silver Spring. 855-466-7467. .

Janet Bennett Kelly

Prabal Gurung cape (Target + Neiman Marcus Holiday Collection)