October Retail Events

Allen Edmonds: Rediscover America Sale, now – October 24
Shop the lowest prices of the season. Enjoy up to 50% off apparel, shoes and accessories.
Allen Edmonds, 1736 Chestnut Street, 267.780.2963, www.allenedmonds.com

LR2: Holiday Formal Collection, now – October 31
Contact LR2 for special pricing on tuxedos, jackets and shirts. Italian suits in new colors, designs and fabrics start at $499. Custom shoes start at $595. Fall outerwear specials include pea coats, faux suede, leather and more.
LR2, 1625 Chestnut Street, 215.851.9661, www.facebook.com/Les-Richards-Menswear

Commonwealth Proper: Fall Core Shirt Package, Now – October 31
It’s time to stock up on Core custom shirts; the white and blue work shirts that serve you well day in and day out., Pick 6 for $995 until 10/31 or while supplies last.
Commonwealth Proper, 1839 Chestnut Street, 2nd FL, 267.319.1741, www.commonwealthproper.com

Joan Shepp: Philadelphia Museum of Art Exhibit, October 16 - March 3
Center City District retailer, Joan Shepp, will be featured in the upcoming exhibit, “Fabulous Fashion: From Dior’s New Look to Now,” at The Philadelphia Museum of Art. Over seven decades of style will be displayed at the exhibition, highlighting creativity and glamour.
Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, 215.763.8100, www.philamuseum.org

SPIN Philadelphia: Block Party, October 19th
Happy Birthday to SPIN! Celebrate SPIN Philadelphia's 1 year anniversary with an unforgettable night courtesy of PS&QS, &Pizza, Theory, and WeWork. 

Highlights of the evening include

  • A Pre-zza party courtesy of &Pizza plus live tattoo station
  • A limited edition t-shirt collaboration by PS&QS
  • Challenging our SPIN pros for a chance to win special gifts from PS&QS, Theory and WeWork
  • A siganture ping pong showdown and surprise performance
  • Special food/drinks to celebrate the occassion. 
     

Doors open at 8PM and will be first come first serve. RSVP here.
SPIN Philadelphia, 211 South 15th Street, 267.463.4850, www.wearespin.com/location/philadelphia 

Williams Sonoma: Celebrate the Launch of Israeli Soul with Michael Solomonov and Steven Cook, October 19
Following on their wildly successful Zahav, Michael Solomonov and Steven Cook embrace the informal, varied, boisterous, and simple food of a nation in ISRAELI SOUL: Easy, Essential, Delicious. Admission to this event includes demo, small bites, wine and copy of Israeli Soul. Reserve your spot here.
Williams Sonoma The Bellevue, 200 South Broad Street, 215.545.7392, www.williams-sonoma.com

Sephora: Anastasia Beverly Hills Exclusive In-Store Event, October 19
Discover the latest products and trends from Anastasia Beverly Hills at this exclusive, open house event. Click here, to RSVP.
Sephora, 1714 Chestnut Street, 215.563.6112, www.sephora.com

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Made in Philadelphia Fall Market, October 19 – October 21
The Made in Philadelphia Fall Market returns for its second Octoberfest from Friday, October 19 to Sunday, October 21 and brings together regional vendors selling a wide variety of handmade art, photos, accessories and jewelry, holiday gifting items and more. For a list of vendors, click here.

Made in Philadelphia Fall Market hours are:

Friday, October 19: 11 am – 8 pm
Saturday, October 20: noon – 8 pm
Sunday, October 21: noon – 6 pm

Made in Philadelphia Fall Market, 1 South 15th Street, www.dilworthpark.org/octoberfest 

Boyds Philadelphia: HANIA Luxury Knitwear Trunk Show & Special Appearance by Designer Anya Cole, October 20
HANIA New York is a luxury knitwear collection founded by Anya Cole in 2012 and crafted by the hand of local artisans in New York, infusing contemporary style into a centuries-old tradition. Dedicated to unparalleled quality, craftsmanship, and sustainability, HANIA collections are created using Scottish and Italian cashmeres from the finest mills in the world.
Boyds Philadelphia, 181 Chestnut Street, 215.564.9000, www.boydsphila.com

Macy’s: Star Rewards Customer Celebration Event, October 20
Star Rewards Members! Join Macy’s on October 20th from 10AM - 6PM for an exclusive shopping event to celebrate Macy's Star Rewards and one year of amazing benefits! Treat yourself to exciting in-store fun including complimentary drinks & treats while you shop. Plus, enter for the chance to win Macy's promotional gift cards and more. View more event details here.
Macy’s Center City Philadelphia, 1300 Market Street, 215.241.9000, www.macys.com

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Sephora: Lancome Exclusive In-Store Event, October 20
Discover the latest products and trends from Lancome at this exclusive, open house event. Click here, to RSVP.
Sephora, 1714 Chestnut Street, 215.563.6112, www.sephora.com

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Rikumo: Kombucha Brewing Crash Course with Inspired Brews, October 21
Have you been curious about kombucha? On Sunday, October 21, Jessa from Inspired Brews will be bringing her expertise to the Rikumo Concept Store for a very special crash course on all things kombucha. Learn about the history of kombucha, the ingredients and equipment used in its brewing and leave with a bottle of kombucha to enjoy, as well as everything needed to start the process at home, including a SCOBY (don’t know what that is? RSVP here.).
Rikumo Concept Store, 1216 Walnut Street, 215.609.4972, www.journal.rikumo.com

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Nicole Miller Philadelphia: Power of Pink, October 25
Sip pink cocktails, enjoy light bites and shop to raise money and awareness for women affected by breast cancer at Nicole Miller Philadelphia. 10% of all sales and 100% of the proceeds from the limited edition hot pink Nicole Miller umbrella will be donated to Living Beyond Breast Cancer. Artist Nataliya Yermolenko will donate 10% of her sales through the month of October to Living Beyond Breast Cancer. To RSVP, call 215.546.5007 or email Nicole Munoz at NMunoz@nicolemillerphiladelphia.com.
Nicole Miller Philadelphia, 200 South Broad Street, 215.546.5007, www.nicolemillerphiladelphia.com

Rescue Spa: Environ "Cocktail-ing" Party, October 25
Join Environ representative, Carrie Dodson and Rescue Spa for cocktails and light bites. Sip your cocktail while learning how to "cocktail"  your favorite Environ skincare products properly. Raffle tickets and goody bags will be provided. RSVP here
Rescue Spa, 1601 Walnut Street, Third Floor, 866.772.2766, www.rescuespa.net/philadelphia 

Sephora: Fresh Exclusive In-Store Event, October 26
Discover the latest products and trends from Lancome at this exclusive, open house event. Click here, to RSVP.
Sephora, 1714 Chestnut Street, 215.563.6112, www.sephora.com

Rittenhouse Row: Annual Halloween Celebration, October 27
All little ghosts and ghouls are welcome. Join Rittenhouse Row on Saturday, October 27 from 10 am - 5 pm for a free public trick-or-treating at Rittenhouse Row member businesses. Look for the orange cat sign in business windows. Check the Rittenhouse Row website for a map of participating businesses.

Sephora: BIOSSANCE Exclusive In-Store Event, October 27
Discover the latest products and trends from BIOSSANCE at this exclusive, open house event. Click here, to RSVP.
Sephora, 1714 Chestnut Street, 215.563.6112, www.sephora.com

Sephora: Laura Mercier Exclusive In-Store Event, October 27
Discover the latest products and trends from Laura Mercier at this exclusive, open house event. Click here, to RSVP.
Sephora, 1714 Chestnut Street, 215.563.6112, www.sephora.com

Sephora: KORRES Exclusive In-Store Event, October 28
Discover the latest products and trends from Laura Mercier at this exclusive, open house event. Click here, to RSVP.
Sephora, 1714 Chestnut Street, 215.563.6112, www.sephora.com

November Retail Events

TownHome: Gigi Ferranti Trunk Show, November 1 - 5
Stop by TownHome Jewelry Thursday, November 1 through Monday, November 5 from 10 am – 6 pm to shop Gigi Ferranti’s exclusive winter trunk show. Gigi Gerranti’s fine jewelry collection combines the symmetry of geometric line sand architecture influences, all interpreted with Gigi’s finely tuned, delicate, yet powerful, feminine aesthetic.
TownHome, 1616 Walnut Street, 215.972.5100, www.townhomeonline.com    

Nicole Miller: Big Brothers Big Sisters Fashion Touchdown 2018, November 5
On Monday, November 5 from 5:30– 9:30 pm, join Big Brother Big Sisters for their annual Fashion Touchdown fashion show featuring the Philadelphia Eagles players and their wives. Center City District retailer Nicole Miller will return as the female model runway sponsor for 2018.
The Fillmore, 29 E Allen Street, www.fashiontouchdown.org

duross & langel: Custom Holiday Candle Making Workshop, November 11
Spend a cozy Sunday afternoon in the D+L Workshop with Steve Duross. Steve has been making candles for over 20 years and loves to share his knowledge of how to make the finest candles. Create your own holiday scented soy wax candle in a 7 oz glass container. Each guest will choose from an array of custom blended scents (up to two scents per candle) and one of six festive, holiday inspired wraps for the glass. Candle burn time is 25+ hours. BYO wine or beer. Guests will also assist Steve in creating this year’s signature house candle to be sold in-store and online during the holiday season. Tickets are available for purchase here.
duross & langel, 117 South 13th Street, 215.834.7226, www.durossandlangel.com

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TownHome: Heather B. Moore Trunk Show, November 17 - 18
Join TownHome in welcoming back Heather B. Moore! For two days only, Heather will be in store from 10 am – 6 pm helping customers design and customize their own personal Heather B. Moore collection pieces.
TownHome, 1616 Walnut Street, 215.972.5100, www.townhomeonline.com