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SOUTH MIAMI - The Mother's Day shopping events are flowing in. The Archive in South Miami is hosting a trunk show by The Concrete Runway and jewels by Kariman. They're billing it as a great way to find the right gift for mom, but we have a feeling you'll leave with something for yourself too. While you're there be sure to check out their curated selection of practical art for your home by local artists and ask about their new interior design services. 1559 ½ Sunset Drive, Coral Gables, FL, 33143.
LITTLE HAITI - MADE At The Citadel is hosting a workshop with Lush Futures - if you're always talking about like, starting an herb garden, getting all GOOP and stuff - you should start with this workshop on how to grow from seeds. Get the vital gardening skills you need to grow food. If you're into it, you can sign up for the full fall course on permaculture design.
CORAL GABLES - Been meaning to buy a bike but don't want to shell out the big bucks on two-wheel transportation? Swing by the Family Day Bike Sale at the Coral Gables Museum and score a second hand bike. In honor of National Bike Month, they'll be there from 2-5 PM. They're also accepting donations. Don't forget to go inside and check out their group show featuring local artists' perspectives on the challenges of cycling and an exhibit on The Underline. 285 Aragon Avenue, Coral Gables, FL, 33134.
SOUTH BEACH - Madewell is focusing on wellness today, they're hosting a spring and summer beauty essentials trunk show with local beauty brand Baiser Beauty is interested in "the health and wellness of the planet and all of the living things that coexist in it, learning more about living in communion with nature." We're interested in all that good stuff (but also the wine, 20% off purchases of $125 or more, and vegan bites). RSVP at firstname.lastname@example.org. 714 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach, FL 33139.