Canine Culture (8110 Hampson St., 373-5141; www.canineculturenola.com) will host Bark for Art from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 18. Meet artist Aidi Kansas and taste Jack The Wonder Dog's Wine ($5 donation to the LA/SPCA for tasting). Enjoy light hors d'oeuvres and a 10 percent discount on Canine Culture purchases. A portion of art sales will benefit the LA/SPCA. Friendly, leashed pets are welcome.
The New Orleans Craft Mafia (www.neworleanscraftmafia.com) presents its Last Stop Shop holiday market and party at The Big Top Gallery (1638 Clio St., 569-2700) from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 18. Peruse the handmade wares of crafty independent artists. You'll find jewelry, clothing, accessories, home decor, journals and more.
On Saturday, Dec. 20, members of the Royal Street Guild offer free Champagne and holiday specials to French Quarter shoppers. Participating stores include Brass Monkey, French Antique Shop, James H. Cohen & Sons, Keil's Antiques, Martin Lawrence Gallery, Moss Antiques, M.S. Rau Antiques and Royal Antiques.
Thursday, Dec. 18 is Men's Night at All About Me (1201 E. Judge Perez Drive, Chalmette, 278-3400; 3256 Severn Ave., Metairie, 888-6463; 4632 Hwy. 22, Mandeville, 985-845-2424). During the event, men will get help choosing — and gift wrapping — the perfect presents for all the women on their lists.
Save 15 percent to 50 percent on Juicy Couture at Beauty 101 (2728 Magazine St., 865-2869; www.shopbeauty101.com) through Dec. 21.
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