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Crystal B. Simms
Crystal B. Simms

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WEST TOWN - For one night only, designer Crystal B. Simms is showing her spring collection at a trunk show on March 22nd 5pm to 10pm at Vile & Valiant. The S/S '13 collection uses bright colors and art-y forward cuts in colors that pop. There is a 25% discount to the first five shoppers and Champagne for everyone. [Racked Inbox]

EVERYWHERE - The good news is that Uber, the car service is expanding its reach to the suburbs. The bad news is that they are raising prices. Starting next monday, Uber will add a $1.25 booking fee to each TAXI you request. But to improve reliability, they are lowering fees so drivers keep more of each fare. There is no change to the pricing on BLACK car or SUV. [Racked Inbox]

RIVER NORTH - Scheana Marie, star on Bravo's "Vanderpump Rules" stopped by Blowtique this week on the way to her show at Hydrate. Scheana opted for some bouncy curls and a big green bow. Before leaving the salon, she grabbed a bottle of hairspray to use as a microphone and sang a preview her debut song "What I Like". [Racked Inbox]

UKRAINIAN VILLAGE - Sir & Madame is hosting a tasting and wine education seminar by winemaker, sommelier Andre Hueston Mack this Friday, March 22 from 6-9PM. No RSVP required). Mack, the founder of Mouton Noir Wines, sommelier and mind behind the Mouton Noir T-Shirt line. Yay for an array of lovely Chardonnay, pinot noir and rosé and the outstanding knowledge of Andre Hueston Mack beholds of fine wine. [Racked Inbox]

ONLINE - Haute Hippie will be hosting its first exclusive online sample sale beginning Thursday, March 28, through Monday, April 1. Just in time for spring shop 75% off dresses, pants, embellished skirts and tops, sweaters, and more. [Racked Inbox]