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Vanity Projects' Nail Art Party, Rooftop Yoga, and More Events This Week

We round up this week's best fashion and fitness events so you don't have to.

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LITTLE HAITI – Now that Vanity Projects has brought its sick nail art services to Miami, it's time to party with our hands up! On Thursday, June 11th, from 6 to 9pm, four of Miami's top bloggers and entrepreneurs, Jana Carrero, Ria Michelle, Simonette Pereira, and Maria Tettamanti will be hosting a nail trend party, where you can get a full-on, ten-digit masterpiece designed by each leading lady on your nails for just $25. There will be complimentary beer, wine and cocktails, plus goodie bags from Floss Gloss. RSVP is mandatory, so email Vanity Projects MIA, 7338 NW Miami Ct., Miami, FL; (786)292-3442

BAL HARBOUR– Heels have an interesting 130-year history, as the world's most impractical shoe. On Thursday at 7pm, Bal Harbour's The Fashion Project is delving into this with a discussion, Balancing Act: The History of High Heels, led by Elizabeth Semmelhack, senior curator of the Bata Shoe Museum in Toronto. She'll cover all grounds: impractical dress as a socio-economic marker, East-West trade and the lure of the exotic, gender politics and the construction of eroticized femininity. The talk will take place at Books & Books, and is followed by a reception at Roger Vivier. Bal Harbour Shops, 9700 Collins Ave., Bal Harbour, FL; (305) 866-0311.


DOWNTOWN MIAMI– Only in Miami is a sample sale a party. On Friday from noon to 6pm and Saturday from 11am to 4pm, designer Julian Chang will be hosting a sample sale, where not only will you find his kaleidoscopic prints and Miami chic attire at a discounted price, you'll also find clothing and accessories by Krelwear, Rok, and Musa. A portion of the sale's proceeds will benefit Dress for Success Miami, and there will be cocktails provided by Sangria Lolea. Valet will be $10, and you can RSVP to the sale by mailing Julian Chang Sample Sale, 310 NW 54th St., Miami, FL.

DOWNTOWN MIAMI– Two of Miami's biggest fitness instructors, Jodi Carey and Racked Hottest Trainer contestant Julie Wiesman, have joined forces to bring you a heart-pumping, soul-quenching yoga class, Sweat and Soul, this Friday from 7:30 to 9:30pm. Expect inovative yoga sequences, core strengthening moves, and dance-inspired flows all set to a live DJ. Stay after class for mocktails, cocktails, and healthy bites. Class is $30 for members, $40 for non-members, so sign up online or call. 270 Biscayne Boulevard Way, Miami, FL; (305) 423-3900


DOWNTOWN MIAMI– To celebrate World Wellness Day, the Spa at Viceroy Miami is hosting a rooftop yoga class and interactive fitness demos on Saturday, June 13th from 9am to noon. The event will take place at the Viceroy's rooftop club, Fifty Ultra Lounge, which offers an uh-mazing view of Downtown Miami. After Vinyasa yoga, there will be hands-on nutrition, summer skin demos courtesy of Mio Skincare, and personal fitness assessments to focus on goals, diets, and fitness. The event is $25, so reserve your spot by emailing Bring your own mat! The Spa at Viceroy Miami, 485 Brickell Ave.; Miami, FL; (305) 503-0369.

DOWNTOWN MIAMI– Also in celebration of World Wellness Day, Exhale Spa at the Epic Residence + Hotel will be holding a sunrise yoga class on Saturday at 8:30am, poolside, with a sweeping view of Downtown and Biscayne Bay. Then, stick around for acupuncture with Luciana Gekoff and chair massages. The event is $30 for the whole day, and $10 per activity. To sign up, email 270 Biscayne Boulevard Way, Miami, FL; (305) 423-3900

WYNWOOD– In lieu of this weekend's Wynwood Art Walk, the neighborhood's newest luxury eyewear store, Zthea Eyewear, will be hosting its own gallery party. Artist Soco Freire will be showcasing her latest installation, Faces, where graffiti-infused handbags and eyewear will frequent the space. The event is free and open to the public, and will run from 8 to 11pmon Saturday, June 13th. Zthea Eyewear, 2611 North Miami Ave., Miami, FL; (305) 974-1595

WYNWOOD– Where better to open a camera store than in mural-filled Wynwood, where that's the only accessory you really need? Red Digital Cinema, the camera that was used to shoot Gone Girl and House of Cards, is hosting its grand opening event on Saturday, June 13th. As you meander through the streets during Art Walk, you can drop in to decorate Red's in-store police car, which will later inspire another artist to turn it into a finished work that will be used for on-site customer demos. Red Digital Cinema, 72 NW 25th St., Miami, FL; (786)-615-6472.


SOUTH BEACH– Sunglass Hut is kicking off its Electrify Your Summer tour at Nikki Beach this Sunday! There will be drinks and music, and the party lasts all day, from 11am to 2am. No RSVP is necessary, so put on your best shades and end your weekend here. 1 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL; (305) 538-1111.