It’s in the bag.
What: The budding local handbag label (known for silver studs and structured ruffles) is now exclusively available at Accents.
Why: Everything’s less than $80.
When: Mon.-Wed., 11 a.m.-8 p.m.; Thurs., 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m.; Fri. & Sat., 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sun., noon-6 p.m.
Where: 3699 McKinney Ave. (214-252-3870).
What: A two-day food and bevvie fest with samplings from 60-plus of the best North Texas chefs.
Why: More than 400 wines, spirits, and imported beers.
When: Fri. & Sat. See website for schedule.
Where: Tickets and locations online at savordallas.com.
Kindal’s Soul Fusion Cafe
What: New African American-meets-Japanese concept includes chicken wings with hoisin sauce, honey-glazed fried chicken with cinnamon waffles, and Southern-inspired sushi.
Why: Live jazz, R&B, and neo-soul music.
When: Tues.-Sat., 5 p.m.-2 a.m.; Sun., 11 a.m.-2 a.m.
Where: 10333 Technology Blvd. (214-352-7685).
What: Belt your heart out on stage with a little liquid courage from vodka concoctions like the Berri Açaí cranberry fizz.
Why: Vodka specials and shots for $3.
When: Every Thurs., 9 p.m.-1 a.m.
Where: The Boardroom, 2990 Olive St. (214-740-0555).
Photo: Courtesy of Ashard Richley