Let the summer weekending begin! Now, what to pack …
What: Make a splash with Mondrian-inspired rash guards, gingham two-pieces, and polka-dot onesies from new NYC swimwear line Pret-à-Surf.
Why: The floral bloomers and boy shorts are made for oceanside frolicking.
When: The tide is high.
Where: Jeffrey, 449 W. 14th St., b/t Ninth & Tenth Aves. (212-206-1272); Opening Ceremony, 35 Howard St., b/t Crosby St. & Broadway (212-219-2688).
What: Stop by Aloha Rag’s end-of-season sale for deeply discounted spring/summer standouts.
Why: Fill your weekender with pieces from Current/Elliott, Alexander Wang, Band of Outsiders, and Elizabeth and James at up to 30 percent off.
When: Thru Aug. 1. DailyCandy readers who shop this Thursday will get an additional 20 percent off shoes and 10 percent off clothing.
Where: 505 Greenwich St., at Spring St. (212-925-0882).
What: Shop the spring collections (plus a few exclusives) from Brooklyn-based Alexandra Grecco, Dusen Dusen, Samantha Pleet, and Diederik Comte, and toast to Charlie and Sam’s one-year anniversary.
Why: Stock up on reversible silk shorts, geometric zip skirts, and vintage headbands while stockpiling cocktails and hors d’ouevres.
When: Thurs., 6-9 p.m.
Where: 135 Grand St., b/t Berry St. & Bedford Ave. (718-387-0083). R.S.V.P. to email@example.com.
What: Ward off nighttime chills with up to 75 percent off Autumn Cashmere’s lightweight cover-ups.
Why: Don’t forget to layer with tanks (were $110, now $45), grandfather sweaters ($286, now $109), and men’s organic cotton crews (were $150, now $55).
When: Tues.-Fri., 9 a.m.-7 p.m.
Where: 231 W. 39th St., b/t Seventh & Eighth Aves., ste. 924 (212-398-2244).
What: Score ruffled jumpers, silk robes, and bridal styles at Zinke’s trunk show, plus colorful, sheer numbers from Lola Haze, all starting at $35.
Why: Those sad boxer shorts have got to go.
When: Wed., 6-8 p.m.
Where: Gabriella New York, 400 W. 14th St., at Ninth Ave., ste. 2a (212-206-1915). R.S.V.P. to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Photos: Courtesy of Pret-à-Surf