It’s spring’s opening bell.
MEET (and ORDER)
What: The budding SoCal-born, NYC-based designer is in town fresh off the runway to reveal his 32-piece, fall collection of color-block separates, formfitting dresses, and sassy pantsuits.
Why: You’ll fall hard.
When: Today, 9 a.m.-7:30 p.m.
Where: Stanley Korshak, 500 Crescent Ct., ste. 100 (214-871-3600).
TASTE (and SUPPORT)
Cafe Momentum Dinner at Private Social
What: Be first in line to get two reserved seats just for DailyCandy readers at the sold-out, four-course dinner with wine pairings by former Top Chef finalist and Private Social kitchen wiz Tiffany Derry.
Why: Proceeds fund a culinary training program for youth offenders. Good eats fund your belly.
When: Apr. 29, 6 p.m.
Where: 3232 McKinney Ave. (214-754-4744). The first reader to email email@example.com gets to purchase a pair of tickets ($100 per person).
Campo Modern Country Bistro Beer Dinner
What: The Oak Cliff boutique resto rolls out a six-course feast ($65)— think morel fondue, lamb ribs, roasted rabbit, rhubarb almond tart — paired with suds like Pabst Blue Ribbon and Rogue Hazelnut Brown.
Why: Beer not.
When: Mon., 7 p.m.
Where: 1115 N. Beckley Ave. R.S.V.P. to 214-946-1308.
What to Wear Spring Fashion Show
What: Pull out your resort wear for the outdoor, poolside fashion show pumping with live music, Rockfish bites, The People’s Last Stand cocktails, and new spring styles by retailers including American Apparel, Movida, and Urban Outfitters.
Why: Two visitors with the most creative and most chic beach looks score gifts.
When: Tonight, 6-8 p.m.
Where: Mockingbird Station, The Lofts Pool, 5307 E. Mockingbird Ln. (214-452-7180).
Junkadoodle’s Spring Flea Market
What: The quirky home shop rounds up local collectors for an outdoor market offering old furniture, folk art, vintage jewelry, and cool odds and ends.
Why: Last time we bought a sequin top, children’s books, and a multimedia wall hanging.
When: Sat., 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: 4402 W. Lovers Ln. (214-350-5755).
Photo: Courtesy of Chadwick Bell