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The inaugural prom dress giveaway benefiting the young women of George Washington Carver Senior High School is underway. Between now and Saturday, April 3, bring your after-five dresses, shoes and accessories or monetary donations and gift cards to L&L Alexis School Uniforms (809 Behrman Hwy., Gretna, 392-7654) between noon and 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday. To have your items picked up, call Katrina Jarreau at 343-3364 or Perrilyn Alexis-Harris at 628-3333. Contact Keiva Jolla at 236-2640 for more information.

Easter chocolate and kosher Passover chocolate, including chocolate Seder plates, jellied slices and chocolate macaroons, are in stock at Blue Frog Chocolates (5707 Magazine St., 269-5707;

Dominique Giordano Jewelry Design (5429 Magazine St., 895-3909; offers a new jewelry workshop where you can make a gift for the individual who loves you unconditionally: your dog. Participants leave with a sterling silver and semi-precious gemstone pet tag that costs $95 and looks equally glamorous on humans. Call 895-3909 or visit to register.

A $99 spring special, valid until Thursday, April 1, gets first-time students a month of unlimited yoga classes at Life Yoga (5422 Magazine St., 267-0380; The studio is open from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday afternoons for free self-practice (no teacher supervision), and a lunchtime yoga class from noon to 1 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays has been added to the schedule. Other new class offerings are available as well.

Refresh your work space with an ergonomic chair by Humanscale, all of which are 15 percent off through Tuesday, March 30, at Design Within Reach New Orleans (3138 Magazine St., 891-6520;

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