Happy Friday everyone, so glad the sun will be shining this weekend! One more week left and I hope I can take off this wrist brace! Next week we kick things off with a Runway Preview of Fall Fashions, The top lipsticks shades for the upcoming season and It Cosmetics Beauty launch plus the last review and giveaway on Mattese Crackalaquer polishes. Please check out my recent feature on Shecky’s Cool Color Trends To Wear Into The Fall for a few stylish looks. Follow me on twitter this weekend I am a hosting a bloggers luncheon and having my last Summer BBQ on the lake will be sharing decorating tips and pictures on both affairs. Have a wonderful weekend enjoy your love and your passions you deserve it ALL!
Check out these fun happenings in L.A , NYC and Philly.
Get a neck and facial massage, plus toning and tightening tips from Strivectin at Bloomingdale’s. Receive a free serum with any purchase. Call 212-705-2698 to book your appointment. 1000 Third Ave., nr. 59th St. (212-705-2000); 10–8:30.
Check out Clinique’s new skin-care diagnostic tool for iPad at Sephora. Stop by for a complimentary consultation and take home a travel-size bottle of their Acne Solutions spot healing gel and seven-day scrub cream rinse-off formula. 1500 Broadway, nr. Seventh Ave. (212-944-6789); 11–7.
Meet designer Lauren Ruicci at the Laruicci Jewelry trunk show at Bloomingdale’s and preview her extravagant necklaces, rings, bangles, and earrings for fall. 504 Broadway, nr. Spring St. (212-729-5900); 11–7.
Get ready for fall with a complimentary skin-care consultation and facial at Trish McEvoy at Bloomingdale’s. Customers can also learn how to create the perfect seasonal look with a makeup lesson. Call 212-729-5126 to schedule an appointment. 504 Broadway, nr. Spring St. (212-729-5900); 11–7.
Meet Urban Decay makeup artist Eric Jiminez at Sephora and be the first to sample the limited edition Book of Shadows IV palette. Makeup artists will give shoppers a complimentary makeover and demonstrate how to create the latest eye looks. 1500 Broadway, nr. Seventh Ave. (212-944-6789) 1–7.
Arcadia Boutique’s Warehouse Sale
Put the finishing touches on your summer wardrobe with clothing and shoes from Dolce Vita, She-Bible, and others for 30-70 percent off (reg. $48-$224).
When: Fri., noon-6:30 p.m.; Sat 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m.; Sun., noon-5 p.m.
Where: 819 N. 2nd St. (215-667-8099).
Rachel Pally Sample Sale
Get 55-85 percent off Pally’s perfectly draped tees and dresses from spring/summer 2011, as well as past collections, at her downtown warehouse.
When: Fri. & Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun., 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: 2301 E. Seventh St., b/t Santa Fe & S. Anderson Sts., ste. c100, Downtown (323-780-1249).
Classic Spanish, Cuban, and Venezuelan fare gets dressed up with handcrafted cocktails named after iconic designers (Chanel, McQueen, Gaultier) at the just-opened watering hole strategically nestled in the heart of the Fashion District.
Sashay to Fashionable Hour on weekdays, 4-6 p.m., for $2 off cocktails, $1 off beers, and 15 percent off tapas.
When: Mon.-Thurs. & Sun., noon-midnight; Fri., noon-2 a.m.; Sat., 6 p.m.-2 a.m.
Where: 100 W. Ninth St., at S. Main St., Downtown (213-627-7774).