Shop ‘Til You Drop: Food, Wine and Fabulous Fashions!

Rumor has it that Whole Foods in Wainscott will close after the season. The news really put a damper on my week, but I quickly perked up at Dan’s Taste of Two Forks! The food, the wine, the fabulous fashions! Time to shop!

Sea Green Designs will be hosting a special event on Saturday, July 21 from 3-6 p.m. – Scalamandre Trunk Show. Bring your fabric swatches, paint samples, photos, measurements or whatever you need help coordinating. Shop in advance at scalamandre.com. All Scalamandre orders placed at this event will be 40% off. Good bags and refreshments will be offered as well. Sea Green Designs, earth friendly home furnishings and interior design, is located at 27 Hampton Road, Southampton, 631-259-3612.

Stop by Soul Cycle’s special summer event on Thursday, July 26 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 a.m. This fun event in Bridgehampton is a part of their summer series. Guests can meet designer Ramy Sharp and shop her summer 2012 Ramy Brooke collection. Check out exclusive beach cover-ups (not available in stores), and in between shopping take time to enjoy a complimentary manicure or pedicure with their exclusive Tenoverten color. Soul Cycle is located at the Barns on 264 Butter Lane in Bridgehampton. For more information, please call 631-537-3630 or visit www.soul-cycle.com.

73 MAIN recently opened their doors to rave reviews. This eclectic lifestyle fashion boutique offers a variety of rare costume jewelry and contemporary accessories, handbags, hats and apparel in addition to fine photography, pictures, artwork and much more. 73 Main also focuses on recycled items such as carpets, bags and unique home accessories. This eclectic boutique offers one-of-a-kind unique and inspiring items. 73 Main is located at, of course, 73 Main Street in Riverhead.  Call 631-591-1967 or email dejatwo@73main.com. Where would the Hamptons be without the breezy designs of

Calypso St. Barth? Calypso offers an array of whimsical and elegant apparel, footwear, accessories, jewelry and swimwear in addition to a very popular line of fragrances and home accessories. A few standouts include Calypso’s Solid Palmira Dress offered in a soft lemon color and the Liewellyn Turquoise Jewel Caftan available in coconut and (made of linen). Calypso has a wide variety of elegant yet casual dresses, in addition to a variety of cover-ups, beachwear and summer attire. East End locations: 123 Main Street, Westhampton Beach; 24 Jobs Lane, Southampton; 117 Main Street, Sag Harbor; 21 Newtown Lane, East Hampton; 15 Front Street, Greenport and 99 The Plaza, Montauk. Visit www.calypsostbarth.com for more information.

Flying Point Surf and Sport’s Surf School is offering a unique opportunity to sign up for lessons with surf legend Buzzy Kerbox (world cup champion). Flying Point Surf and Sport carries a great selection of surf gear, beachwear, swimsuits, summer apparel and more. Visit wwwflyingpointsurf.com or stop by 69 North Main Street, Southampton. Call 631-259-2893 for more information.

NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK

Papillon is a fabulous fun vibrant chic lifestyle boutique exclusively for men. Located in the heart of Southampton Village, Papillon offers the ultimate in men’s fashion for all your casual and dress needs. They carry high-end luxury brands imported from Italy. Papillon also is known for their exquisite attention to detail, and they have a reputation for superior service. In addition, they also offer private shopping and consultation by appointment. Drop by for a cup of espresso and peruse all the elegant items the store has to offer. (All alterations are complimentary as part of their grand opening launch.) Papillion is located at 60 Jobs Lane (next to the Driver’s Seat) in Southampton. For more information, please call 631-283-3500.

James B. Fairchild comes to Southampton. One visit to this pristine boutique, and you will be transported in time. With a gallery-like setting, the boutique offers an array of themed vignettes with historic value and interesting details. From the Southwest to Europe and Africa, there are nine stories in all. Botanical artwork from the 1700s and 1800s, iconic vintage jewelry from Coco Chanel, Yves Saint Laurent, Christian Dior and Hermes and a fashionable hand-crafted elegant handbag collection designed by Jill Fairchild are just a few show stoppers offered at James B. Fairchild. Unique, one-of-a-kind treasures!  Visit www.jamesbfairchild.com or call 631-259-3731 for more information. Located at 619 Hampton Road, Southampton. Open Wednesday through Sunday.

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