Get a leg up on weekend shopping with these Thursday events.

Walk the West Loop and check out area retailers including Pivot, 2 Sisters, and Tribeca–many of which will offer discounts–from 5 to 9 PM.

Danielle Lutz of ShopWalk debuts her personal styling services with a launch party at Lincoln Park’s Eclectica from 5:30 to 9:30 PM at which you can meet the other members of her team and check out the spring collections of local designers Vika Brown, Orlando Espinoza, and Diego Rocha.

In Wicker Park, local designer Melissa Serpico and Second City Style introduce Serpico’s spring collection with drinks, eats, and 15% discounts. Ten percent of sales from the event go to the Mercy Home for Boys and Girls. RSVP to

Also in Wicker Park, urban streetwear mecca Thr3ee Boutique (1632 W. Division, 773-227-8200) is holding a spring clearance sale through May 18 with sales on Chii, Lymelite, Christian Audigier, and other selected labels. And shoe shop Grace offers 30 to 50 percent off spring and summer kicks from high-end lines like Loeffler Randall and Tom Ford.