DESIGNER DENIM FOR A CAUSE: How many pairs of jeans do we really need? Well, we suppose it depends on who you ask. But now there’s a fabulous reason to buy a new pair at Barney’s. Bring in gently used jeans to donate to charity and score 20 percent off a pair of full-priced pair of new ones. The deal also applies at Barney's Co-op in Lincoln Park. Ends August 31.
FLOWER GIRL: Feelin’ trendy? Use your fashion sense and creativity for something other than buying shoes. Epoch florists and event planners is offering an evening class in flower arranging on August 5. During the course of the evening you’ll put together complementing flowers and foliage to create a structured and architectural design. Cost for vases, flowers and two hours of hand-tied floral design? $150. Cost of seeing your hostess’ face when you bring aforementioned arrangement to her dinner party that evening? Priceless.