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SOUTH BEACH— Did someone say spa day? Join Jennifer Grace, author of Directing Your Destiny and professor at Stanford, for a free transformational workshop and spa/pool day this Wednesday, October 22 at The Standard. The workshop runs from either noon to 2pm or 7 to 9pm, and will uncover what's been holding you back from reaching your best self. Apart from leaving with a lovely tan and rejuvenated skin, you'll leave with all the tips you'll need for getting out of your own way and getting what you want out of life. RSVP here. The Standard Spa, 40 Island Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33139
BRICKELL— Rik Rak salon has teamed up with The Pink Corset Project for a Breast Cancer Awareness Month event that's all about the tatas. On October 22 from 6pm to 8pm, head into the salon for a night of light bites, "pink" drinks and raffles (spa services and jewelry included)! The highlight, though, is the pink corset that will be on display, made entirely of recycled materials and meant to symbolize protection for women. Try it on and snap a rosy selfie with your friends. RSVP here. 1428 Brickell Ave., Miami, FL 33131
MIDTOWN— At a loss on what to do with your old lingerie? Eberjey is hosting a bra drive called Refresh and Recycle for a Cause on Wednesday, October 22 from 6:30 to 8:30pm, where you can bring an old, gently used bra and receive 15 percent off a new one. Major bonus: Nailbar and blo Midtown will be offering complimentary services. Everyone wins. 4 Midtown, 3301 NE 1st Avenue, Miami, FL 33137, PH 6
PALM SPRINGS NORTH— In lieu of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Looks by Lo will be hosting an event to feature local survivors and raise money for the Susan G. Komen local vendors all rallying for the cause, including CORE Yoga, LMC Beauty Factory, Dream Fit, and The SweetHouse. Complimentary cocktails, beer and wine are included. 17670 NW 78th Avenue Suite 101 Miami, FL 33015
WYNWOOD— Local brand Syle Mafia turns one this Saturday, and they're celebrating with a party! On Saturday, October 25th from 7 to 11pm they'll be hosting a fashion presentation for their Fall 2014 collection, an art exhibit by Rodrigo Gaya and a DJ set by Pirate Stereo. Complimentary cocktails will be offered by Stolen Rum. RSVP here. 2324 NW 5th Ave Miami, FL 33127
NORTH MIAMI BEACH— Wine, cheese, yoga: the most indulging yet zen way to end your weekend. From 5 to 6pm, Pulse 163 will be having a special vinyasa yoga class to raise funds for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. RSVP here. 3447 NE 163rd St., North Miami Beach, FL 33160