We trying get you ready for the summer! Here are some fashion deal and events to check out for the changing seasons.•Hysteria (125 S. Fairfax St., Alexandria) hosts a Jodi Arnold trunk show from Thursday, April 8 through Sunday, April 11.
•GAP.com has 20 percent off new arrivals with online code GAPNEW20, on adult items only, through Thursday, April 8.
•Nine West is running its friends and family event. Get 30 percent off all regular-priced merch with online code NWFRND4. The company is also currently offering $5 flat-rate shipping.
•Neiman Marcus (5300 Wisconsin Ave. N.W. and Tysons Corner) is running its April sale in stores through Saturday, April 10. The online sale includes free shipping on orders of $200 through Monday, April 12. And if you purchase $250 in Theory merch btween Thursday, April 8 and Sunday, April 11, you’ll receive an NM exclusive Theory canvas tote.
•Tobi.com has 30-80 percent off its funky, colorful gear for men and women.
•lucy activewear (Bethesda Row, Pentagon Row and Tysons Corner) has 20 percent off all regularly priced items through Saturday, April 10. Use online code 0410ESAVE or in-store code DRC 15. They’re also having an online and in-store sale with merch marked down to 50 percent off, through Sunday, April 11.
•The massive shopping fest Shecky’s Girls Night Outtakes over DAR Constituion Hall (1776 D St. N.W.) on Wednesday, April 14 and Thursday, April 14 from 5 to 10 p.m. Shop emerging designers, sip free cocktails and dig through an always-worthwhile goodie bag. Tickets are $10 for general admission (advance only). Admission with a goodie bag is $25 in advance or $35 at the door.
•This month’s MidCity Third Thursday event is Thursday, April 15, when shops along 14th and U stay open until 9 p.m., offering special sales, raffles and snacks. Make sure you head to Nana (1528 U St. N.W.), where owner Jackie will be toasting the shop’s seventh birthday and raffling off seven gift certificates worth $50 each.
•Proper Topper (3213 P St. N.W.) and FW editor Jenn Barger host designer Abigail Glaum Lathbury for cocktails and couture. Shop spring/summer and get the scoop on fall. Friday, April 16, 5-8 p.m. and Saturday, April 17, 2-5 p.m..
•Caramel (1603 U St. N.W.) hosts an ADMK Jewelry trunk show, April 17 from 2-7 p.m. Designer Meagan Kurtz designs with semi-precious gemstones, cultured freshwater pearls, Swarovski crystals and precious metals. Save up to 30 percent during the trunk show.
•Trish McEvoy beauty experts will be at bluemercury (1010 Wisconsin Ave. N.W.) on Saturday, April 17.
•LUSH (3066 M St. N.W.) highlights a Japanese-inspired hand treatment and bath cocktails in honor of the cherry blossoms, and drawings for LUSH products will be happening throughout the day Saturday, April 17. RSVP for a goodie bag to firstname.lastname@example.org.
•Enter for a chance to win a free sleeper sofa for “your favorite mom” from RCKNDY (1515 U St. N.W.). Tell them in 250 words or less, why your mom (or a mom in your life) deserves a comfy sofa from American Leather. Entries are accepted through April 20; winners will be notified before Mother’s Day, May 9.
•Periwinkle (1557 Potomac Greens Drive, Alexandria) hosts a Bella Designs collection trunk show on Friday, April 23.