Friday through Sunday, quirky shoe store John Fluevog is having a sale on vintage Fluevog designs: sandals are $29, shoes are $39, and boots are $59. The store is at 1539-41 N. Milwaukee, 773-772-1983.
A gown designed by 2006 SAIC alum Moire Conroy that was worn to the Academy Awards ceremony this year will be auctioned off tonight at the James Hotel; proceeds will be donated to a graduating senior at the school. RSVP required; e-mail email@example.com. Robin Richman, who carries Conroy's line, will donate 15 percent of the sales from her collection to the school through May 3.
Bronzeville shoe boutique Sensual Steps celebrates four years in the business with 25 percent off from noon to 6, plus a fashion show, music, dance, and a barbecue.
More shoe love at the South Loop's House of Sole, which celebrates its second anniversary with an all-day trunk show with Annie Mohaupt, designer of the innovative, ecofriendly Mohop line. The store is offering $10 off purchases of $50+, $20 off purchases of $100+, and $30 off any item over $150. There's also a raffle to win Mohop sandals and other prizes.
SundayThe Spertus Shop highlights its jewelry offerings just in time for Mother's Day with an all-day trunk show featuring four designers: Dori Csengeri, Jana Sobelmann, Marla Patinkin, and Chicago's own Ali Pesche.