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Natural Rosé, Vintage Plates, and More Things to Buy This Week

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Bottle of natural rosé wine, a rolling pin, and a plate of food from Pastis, all on a vibrant coral pink background
Ellie Krupnick is executive director of editorial operations for Vox Media's lifestyle brands, and focuses on keeping Eater running smoothly. She previously edited Eater's shopping content, as well as lifestyle content on Racked, Mic, and HuffPost.

This post originally appeared on August 27, 2019, in “Add to Cart” — the weekly newsletter for people who love shopping (almost) as much as they love eating. Subscribe now.

Yes, there are lots of sales going on this weekend thanks to Labor Day — discounts on the grill you had an eye on all summer, sale events at your favorite furniture and home stores, etc. But as Eater’s Digest hosts Dan Geneen and Amanda Kludt discussed on the podcast earlier this month, summer — especially holiday weekends like this one — is actually the best time for eating out, specifically at the buzzy restaurant that’s usually impossible to get into. This long weekend, go buy yourself a really good meal.

After you do that…

Things to buy

Things to know

  • In case you need inspiration to quit your desk job ASAP: Belgian fashion legend Ann Demeulemeester left her designer job six years ago and swapped clothing for… porcelain. Ann Demeulemeester Serax, her collection of understated dinnerware, angular glasses, and other housewares, launches this October.
  • Keto has come for cereal. If only it tasted as good as the original stuff and wasn’t astronomically expensive.
  • Dairy Queen’s latest marketing strat: scented candles.

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