The To-Doux List: June 7-9
THE TO-DOUX LIST is lifestyle editor Abby Ledoux’s weekly roundup of pop-ups, markets, and other design- and style-related events around Houston each Friday–Sunday. To submit an event for consideration, email details to [email protected].
National Rosé and Best Friends Day at Kendra Scott
When: Saturday, June 8; times vary by location
Where: Kendra Scott's CityCentre, First Colony, Market Street, Rice Village, and Baybrook Mall stores
What: Two exceptional things—rosé and BFF—are celebrated nationwide on Saturday, so Kendra Scott is throwing a party. Texas's favorite jeweler invites besties to five Houston-area stores for mini DIY agate crystal cocktail stirrers classes with Pop Shop America, cocktails, and giveaways. If you bring a bestie, you'll both receive 15 percent off your purchase—the perfect chance to cop Kendra's new Best Friend Charm Set. RSVP online.
Global Wellness Day at the Four Seasons
When: Saturday, June 8; 9 a.m.–3 p.m.
Where: Four Seasons Hotel Houston, 1300 Lamar St.
What: Saturday is also Global Wellness Day, and Four Seasons observes the worldwide movement encouraging a healthier lifestyle for the fifth year with a full day of activities to promote well-being. Poolside yoga kicks off the morning at 9 a.m., followed by a high-energy POWA by Sphere fitness class from former Houston Dynamo Michael Chabala. At 11 a.m., learn to make your own version of Quattro's super-healthy Signature Power Bowl, then finish the afternoon with tips and tricks on how to go green with your beauty routine. All events are complimentary, but space is limited; reserve a spot by calling the spa at 713-652-6219.
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When: Saturday, June 8; 9:30 a.m.–noon
Where: Curated Blooms Flower Farm, Ellinwood Rd., New Waverly
What: Take a private, guided tour through the garden of this local boutique flower farm, hand-pick your own blooms, and build your own customized arrangement with expert help. Light snacks, a fresh beverage, and your bouquet are included with the $95 workshop fee. Meant for ages 12 and over; wear comfortable clothes and closed-toe shoes and register online.
Picked Flower Co. Grand Opening
When: Saturday, June 8; 10 a.m.–7 p.m.
Where: Picked Flower Co., 1120 W. 15th 1/2 St.
What: This popular, woman-owned flower bar and truck now has a permanent home in the Heights and, to celebrate, will offer weekend-long deals and sweet-smelling surprises Thursday through Sunday, but Saturday is the best chance for the most savings: The first person in the door will win a free bouquet valued up to $50, the next will get 90 percent off, then 80, and so on until reaching the weekend-long 30 percent discount on all blooms. There are also discounts on multi-sized flower crowns and workshops, plus drinks, bites, Kic Pops, and a photobooth to set the party scene.
à bientôt Summer Sale
When: Saturday, June 8; 10 a.m.
Where: à bientôt, 2501 River Oaks Blvd.
What: The beloved boutique presents its 23rd annual summer sale of epic proportions—we're talking serious, line-up-around-the-building deals—starting on the sidewalk this weekend and running (back inside) through June 22. Think Palm Springs by way of River Oaks: baubles, bangles, and monogrammed totes mixed with wrap dresses, pashmina scarves, and tropical-print tunics, all up to 80 (!) percent off. Pro tip: Get there early.
Summer Flea at Silver Street
When: Saturday, June 8; 10 a.m.–7 p.m. and Sunday, June 9; 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Where: Silver Street Studios, 2000 Edwards St.
What: The summer edition of this thrice-yearly, curated, indoor (read: A/C) market, which brings a whopping 103 vendors to the 20,000-square-foot warehouse for a shopping extravaganza just in time for Father's Day. You'll find one-of-a-kind goods and hand-made gifts, everything from vintage clothes to cheeky greeting cards, plus food trucks, a full bar, and a pet adoption event. $5 admission; kids 12 and under are free, and leashed pets are welcome.
Club Pilates Cinco Ranch Grand Opening
When: Saturday, June 8–Sunday, June 9
Where: 22100 Westheimer Parkway, Katy
What: Check out the brand new Cinco Ranch outpost of the country's largest Pilates franchise, offering free intro classes and enrollment and membership specials this weekend. Local couple Ivan and Milagro Canga heard about Club Pilates at a seminar in 2016 and liked it so much that they opened their own. "We want people to feel at home when they come to Club Pilates," Ivan says.