fashion calendar

Events and Sales: Shoe Party With Cocktails; $20 for Cynthia Steffe

• Shoes are the new Tupperware. RSVP to to attend a party tonight celebrating the launch of the daniblack spring 2008 shoe collection with cocktails and tarot-card readings. Bloomingdale’s, 1000 Third Ave., at 59th St. (212-705-2000); 6–8.

• Meet Alexander Wang today as he presents his collection at Barneys. 660 Madison Ave., at 61st St., seventh fl. (212-826-8900 ext. 264); 2–4.

• Check out the newest collection from Derek Lam, as his trunk show starts today at Barneys. Through 4/4. 660 Madison Ave., at 61st St., third fl. (212-826-8900 ext. 264); 10–6.

• Me & Ro’s stash of sterling-silver, ten-karat-gold, and eighteen-karat-gold jewelry is up to 75 percent off. Through 4/4. 13 Crosby St., nr. Howard St., second fl. (646-747-5900); 4/3 (noon–7) and 4/4 (10–7).

• Flirty skirts, dresses, and leather jackets are $20 to $100 at the Cynthia Steffe sale. Through 4/4. 550 Seventh Ave., nr. 39th St., tenth fl. (212-403-6200); 4/3 (10–5) and 4/4 (10–3).

• Hart Schaffner Marx has been making sharp, tailored men’s clothes for more than a century. For the first time, it’s holding a sample sale. Everything is marked down by up to 70 percent; suits are $399. 317 W. 33rd St., nr. Eighth Ave. (718-747-1656); 3/30 (10–6) 3/31–4/2 (9–7); 4/3 (9–5). marks an extra 30 percent off already-reduced merchandise.

• The “Adam Loves Dogs” event happens this weekend, hosted by designer Adam Lippes. Sip Bloody Marys while browsing adorable dogs up for adoption, many of whom will be killed unless an owner is found. 678 Hudson St., nr. 14th St. (212-229-2838); noon–5.

• Elie Tahari’s work basics and more fashion-y pieces are discounted by 70 to 80 percent; an asymmetrical chiffon dress is $159 (was $598). Through 4/5. 510 Fifth Ave., at 43rd St. (212-398-2622); 4/1–4/4 (8:30–7:30); 4/5 (10–5).

Events and Sales: Shoe Party With Cocktails; $20 for Cynthia Steffe