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FARRAGUT—D.C.-based online shop STYLECABLE helps you discover new and emerging jewelry and fashion designers, and on April 23, they are heading offline for a pop-up shop party at start-up incubator 1776. It's happening at 1133 15th Street NW from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m., and the pop-up shop will include a promotional discount on all merch, an open bar with beer, wine and a signature cocktail, and a VIP gift bag. In case that's not enough, there will also be a photobooth and DJ, and Nival salon will be on hand with a lip and lash bar. Tickets are $30 at the door, but through today, April 8, they are just $15 online, and then $20 online till April 22. Buy your tickets online here.
WASHINGTON, D.C. AND BALTIMORE—Want someone to not only build your Ikea furniture for you, but come up with a makeover for your home? Ikea's Home Tour Squad will be in the Washington and Baltimore area on June 16 through 30, and you have until
May 2 April 29 to apply for a chance to have your space redone by Ikea. All you have to do is submit a video about your home and how Ikea can help you out. Even if your home isn't chosen, the Ikea Home Tour Squad will be around to chat during the Safeway National Capital BBQ Battle on June 21 and June 22. And one of the squad members is local: Elizabeth Spencer is a visual merchandiser from the Ikea Woodbridge store. [RackedWire]