Television personality and actress Maria Menounos is scheduled to meet fans and sign copies of her latest book at the Trina Turk boutique on Wednesday.
The book, "The EveryGirl's Guide to Diet and Fitness," has the intriguing subtitle: "How I lost 40 Pounds and Kept It Off -- and How You Can Too." Inside readers will find the "Extra!" co-host's plan for quick weight loss, guide for lifelong health, recipes, workouts and more.
The first 200 guests will receive a free copy of the book. Light bites and beverages from the host, Hint Water, will be served. The event is scheduled from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Trina Turk, 8008 W. 3rd St., Los Angeles.
Designer Maria Cornejo will be on hand to meet the public and introduce her new collection from 1 to 5 p.m. Monday at the Zero + Maria Cornejo boutique at 8408 Melrose Place, Los Angeles.
Neiman Marcus is giving customers a chance to try out Patchology's Energizing Eye Kit with complimentary treatments from noon to 6 p.m. Friday at the store at 9700 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills. Call the store's public relations department at (310) 975-4379 to book an appointment. The Neiman Marcus at Fashion Island in Newport Beach plans to offer its own "Patch Party" from noon to 5 p.m. on Thursday. Call (949) 467-3305 to make an appointment.
Lacoste at the Americana at Brand plans a special Father's Day shopping event from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday. There will be drinks and treats, 25% off the purchase of two polo shirts and a gift with purchase. Space is limited so call (818) 637-8982 to RSVP. The mall is at 889 Americana Way, Glendale.
Tumi at the Americana at Brand will show customers how to pack at an event scheduled from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday. Light refreshments will be served, and shoppers who make a purchase of $295 or more are to receive a Tumi gift box set. Call (818) 637-8982 to RSVP, since space is limited.
The Motley men's grooming company is offering dads and families complimentary facials, hand and foot treatments from noon to 7 p.m. Saturday at its location inside Alchemy Works, 826 E. 3rd St., Los Angeles. Customers are to receive a travel grooming kit with any purchase of $100 or more. Guerrilla Tacos will be available curbside.
Puma and Kicks L.A. have teamed up on a World Cup-themed pop-up shop that's to be open until July 20. The shop at Kicks L.A., 143 Larchmont Blvd., is designed to look like a soccer field and it contains Puma soccer apparel and footwear, along with limited-edition items. Events will include television viewing of some key World Cup games, soccer jersey screen-printing and special promotions.
Junk Food Clothing Co. is opening a flagship at 1103 Abbot Kinney Blvd. in Venice. The store plans a grand opening celebration from 7 to 10 p.m. Thursday with hors d'oeuvres, a bar and valet parking. RSVP to Marisol@michelemariepr.com. Regular store hours are 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.
Max Mara and Chloe have both opened at South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa. Max Mara is on level one in the Jewel Court area, and Chloe is on level two between the Jewel and Carousel courts at the mall, at 3333 Bristol St.Copyright © 2015, The Baltimore Sun