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RITTENHOUSE—Beginning Friday, May 10, the online custom menswear company Indochino will be in Philly for Traveling Tailor pop-up shop. The 17-day-long pop-up event, held at 1518 Walnut Street, will offer guys the chance to have their specs measured by one of the company's expert tailors; event-goers will also be able to check out Indochino's online-only collection of shirts and suits in the flesh. Book an appointment online to receive a free custom shirt and gift set ($160 value) with a suit purchase, while quantities last. [Racked Inbox]
PENN'S LANDING—Philly's most popular annual craft market, Art Star Craft Bazaar, returns this weekend with over 100 artists and crafters. Expect everything from handmade apparel and accessories to art prints, stationery, and housewares. The event takes place from 11am to 6pm on Saturday and Sunday at Penn's Landing's Great Plaza, but here's incentive to show up early: The first 150 visitors each day will receive a free tote bag. [RackedWire]
CHADDS FORD—Sache Boutiques, a new, upscale women's designer boutique, will officially debut on Saturday with a grand opening party from 12pm to 7pm. The fete promises cocktails, light bites, a ribbon cutting celebration, plus a trunk show featuring Ports 1961 apparel. [Racked Inbox]