A Stylish Start for the Month of May

May Day ushers in a ton of fashion-filled events ranging from the launch of a new swimwear line to a birthday celebration to remember.

Northern Virginia Sales and News
Photo courtesy of Free People.

Military Mondays
Mondays are for the military at Pentagon Row. Service men and women receive discounts at select locations with proof of a valid military ID. Check the website for a complete list of participating retailers.

Lili the First Grand Opening Party
Vienna’s latest women’s fashion boutique, Lili the First, will host a grand opening party on May 1 from 6-8 p.m. Guests can browse the latest offerings, while enjoying refreshments from Bazin’s on Church restaurant.

May Day Birthday Celebration
Join 529 Kids Consign as they celebrate a ‘May Day Birthday Celebration’ at the Old Town location in honor of their second anniversary. Customers can enjoy sweets and sips, as well as 15 percent off of all full-priced merchandise. Attendees will also have the opportunity to win giveaways from neighboring boutiques such as Bishop Boutique, The Shoe Hive and Mint Condition. Stop by this Thursday May 1 from 6-8 pm to enjoy the festivities.

New Shops at Pentagon City
Known for its bohemian fashion and eccentric style, Free People will debut its new boutique on the second level of The Fashion Centre at Pentagon City. For basketball sneakers and apparel inspired by the world’s best players, House of Hoops by FootLocker opened on the third level.

Neiman Marcus Last Call Studio
On May 1 Last Call by Neiman Marcus at Mosaic District will host an event you can’t miss. With light bites and refreshments, shop the latest summer trends of traveling style and receive $25 off a $100 item.

Mars Vida Launch Party
Swimwear created by Ashburn designer Maria-Alejandra Avellaneda, featuring South America-inspired designs, launches May 1. Join the party, 6-9 p.m., at Smith Commons in Washington D.C. Tickets are $10.—Taylor Ness

(May 2014)