Carrie is embarrassed to be presented to Aleksander's artistic friends now he's getting another Paris exposition and enjoys four cold days in his apartment. Miranda is grumpy during their move to Brooklyn, but Steve delivers in every respect. Samantha and Smith Jerrod invite Stanford and Marcus Adant- the Tattle Tale concludes Smith is gay; Sam won't have that undo her rep, so she makes and launches a saucy video with Jerry on the web. Big is calling Carrie again but she deletes his messages. Charlotte is enamored with her puppy, and decides to enter her for a dog show, with Anthony as groomer and inviting the girls plus Stannie- the mutt has her period but still wins. Carrie unexpectedly brings the girls to visit the Russian, but he tells them to keep out of the atelier as he's working.