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THE WEEKEND FIX: ONE HOT DATE

The Weekend Fix: One Hot Date
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DO/SEE One Hot DateSee a Movie (On Us!)

Make date night a little more special by taking your sweetheart to the movie theater. Spend $100 or more between now and Feb. 15th and get two free movie tickets to use on Valentine’s weekend (Feb. 13th – Feb 17th). Now all you have to do is agree on which movie to see…

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WEAR: FOR HER

What’s hotter than a little lace black dress? Nothing. It’s easy to accessorize and always looks good. Try wearing it with this bow-front shoulder bag and strappy sandals.

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French Kiss

• 1 oz. vodka
• 1 oz. raspberry liqueur
• 1/2 oz. Grand Marnier® orange liqueur
• 1 oz. whipping cream
• ¾ parts lemon juice

Shake and strain into a champagne flute. Garnish with a speared cherry or raspberry, and serve.

WEAR: FOR HIM

Do you have to wear a suit on Valentine’s? No. Should you? Yes. A sharp gray Producer Suit will do the trick, especially paired with a tonal shirt and blue tie. You’ll put all other boyfriends to shame.

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THE WEEKEND FIX: MAGNA CARTER WORLD TOUR

The Weekend Fix: Magna Carter Tour
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DO/SEE Throw a 4th of July beach/pool partySee Jay-Z in Boston

The first bonafide Jay-Z tour in over four years, HOVA will take the stage this Saturday at TD Garden in Boston. Playing new hits from his 12th studio album “Magna Carter Holy Grail,” as well as throwback favorites, this is a show you’ll be talking about for weeks.

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WEAR: FOR HER

You could say that this look was inspired by “The Black Album.” A quilted jacket and structured, front-zip dress go hand-in-hand to get this sexy-chic style. Strappy heels and a chain-handle purse complete the look.

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Tour Bus

• 1/4 oz. strawberry Stolichnaya® vodka
• 1/4 oz. blueberry Stolichnaya® vodka
• 1/4 oz. lemon Stolichnaya® vodka
• 1/4 oz. cherry vodka
• 1/4 oz. grape vodka
• 1/4 oz. orange vodka
• 1/4 Blue curacao liqueur
• 1/4 lime juice

-Fill with cranberry juice
-Fill glass with rocks add vodka, curacao, lime juice and cranberry juice. Shake, and garnish with a lime wedge.

WEAR: FOR HIM

You got 99 problems but what to wear sure ain’t one of them. Dark wash jeans and a pure cotton, crew-neck sweater is modern casual at its finest. Don’t forget the boots and baseball jacket.

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Get the Look: Black and Bling

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The Weekend Fix: State of the Arts

The Weekend Fix: State of the Arts Gallery Hop
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The Weekend Fix: State of the ArtsStroll the Galleries

Portland has Gallery Walk. Los Angeles and Philadelphia have First Fridays. Houston and Columbus have Gallery Hop. Pittsburgh has Gallery Crawl. Whether you’re walking, strolling, crawling, or hopping, get out and see the late-night galleries, eat, drink and discuss works with the artists. 

WEAR: FOR HER

The little black dress can do no wrong, especially when you want a seamless transition from day to night. A metallic belt and peek-toe heels are all the accessories you’ll need. 

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VAN GOGH VODKA MARTINI

1½ oz. Van Gogh Double Esspresso Vodka
1 oz. vanilla vodka
½ oz. Kahlua
½ oz. Bailey’s Irish Cream
½ cup of espresso or strong coffee

Fill a cocktail shaker with ice, add ingredients and shake vigorously. Strain into a chilled martini glass and garnish with coffee beans.

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WEAR: FOR HIM

There’s an art to rocking a black-on-black look. A tonal tee and super dark-wash denim is the way to go. Add mirrored aviators to create the ideal downtown-casual look.

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The Weekend Fix: Shut Up and Dance!

The Weekend Fix: Shut Up and Dance!
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Go out dancingGO OUT DANCING

Whether you’re grabbing taxis to your favorite club or you’re maxing out the speakers on your system at home, it’s been far too long since we’ve had a dance party. Put on your boogie shoes and show us your moves (even if you can only do the sprinkler).

WEAR: FOR HER

Here’s your excuse to break out the hottest dress you own, like this black colored sheath with sexy mesh panels. Finish the look with a pair of metallic stilettos and a delicate bracelet.

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DIRTY DANCER

Pour tequila and schnapps in shaker with ice. Shake until cold. Pour into glass and garnish with a cherry.

• 1 1/2 oz. white tequila
• 1 oz. peach schnapps
• squirt of lime juice
• 1 cherry

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WEAR: FOR HIM

All eyes on you, handsome. It’s all about a totally sleek look with a steel grey MK2 Shirt and your favorite black Photographer Pants. Wear a tonal tie for the full effect and don’t forget that timing is everything: your watch is THE key accessory.

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