Things to do for December 13, 2007

The Weekender

The Weekend Starts Here

...and magically, the weekend lasted for eight whole days...

Thursday
4 New Perks
THURSDAY PERKS

4 New Perks

This week in Perks, we're bringing you member-exclusive sales from parke & ronen and Ted Baker, free gift sets from Bliss Spa for the ladies and a Christmas Chocolate Chest and factory tour with Jacques Torres himself. Think of it as UD's golden ticket.

Thursday
Shaving and Vice at dunhill
THURSDAY SHOPPING PARTY

Shaving and Vice at dunhill

Happy hour at this men's shop includes free scotch, a Davidoff cigar and a shave courtesy of Truman's. Maybe even all at once. The RSVP list is still open, but it might not stay that way for long.

411: 6-9pm, 711 5th Ave (at 56th), 212-753-9292

Friday
Death & Co is Reborn
FRIDAY REOPENING

Death & Co is Reborn

A tiff with State Liquor Authority resulted in a five-figure fine and, more seriously for the grenadine addicts, a weeklong prohibition for this East Village cocktail spot. Now that it's paid its debt to society, the doors are finally reopening.

411: 433 E. 6th St (between 1st Ave and Ave A), 212-388-0882

Saturday
Archetype Showroom Sample Sale
SATURDAY SHOPPING

Archetype Showroom Sample Sale

One of the more exciting showrooms in the city, as feted by our Kempt team, bundles together almost a dozen up-and-coming designers for an eclectic mix of clothes and gifts.
411:
Dec 13 to 15, 11am-7pm, 676 Broadway (between Great Jones and Bond), 2nd floor, 212-529-1407

BBlessing Turns Japanese
The vinyl-obsessed boutique BBlessing is bringing in Japanese designers Man of Moods and Giacometti for winter, so you can snag the latest from Tokyo before things get too arctic.

411: 181 Orchard St (between Stanton and Houston), 212-378-8005

Sunday
Luger's Opens Downstairs
SUNDAY STEAK

Luger's Opens Downstairs

For years you've been asking for room and someone is finally listening. Peter Luger's is opening up their downstairs dining room for a new chunk of seating. Sadly, your stomach is still the same size.

411: 178 Broadway, Brooklyn, 718-387-7400

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