Editor’s Note: Jennifer Bringle’s fashion column returns today from a three-week hiatus, relaunched as Style Watch.
Dina Porter boutique in Chapel Hill’s University Mall hosts a trunk show of wrinkle-free casual and dressy knits from the Ming Wang fall collection this Thursday through Nov. 6. During the event, customers can register to win a Ming Wang jacket by visiting the Dina Porter Facebook page ( facebook.com/DinaPorterChapelHill). For details, call 919-929-4449.
Get makeup tips
Famed makeup artist Trish McEvoy will teach an 8-Step Power of Makeup master class Thursday at Nordstrom in Durham’s Streets at Southpoint. In addition to the class, McEvoy artists will offer personal sessions with attendees. For more information, call 919-806-3700.
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Also at The Streets at Southpoint, Sephora will offer a class on highlighting and contouring techniques on Sunday. To register, call 919-544-5905.
Talbots donates to Rex
Shop for a good cause this Halloween at Talbots in Raleigh’s Cameron Village. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, 10 percent of sales at the store will be donated to the Rex Healthcare Foundation, which raises funds to support the nonprofit hospital. Shoppers also can enjoy tea and chocolates from Tin Roof Teas while they shop.
Art of Style show
The Art of Style boutique celebrates their anniversary and the coming holiday season with a fashion show and party from 7 to 10 p.m. Sunday at the Center for Architecture and Design in downtown Raleigh. Holiday and winter looks for men and women will be on the runway, and a party afterward features refreshments, music and more. Tickets are $15 in advance and available at the Cameron Village boutique or at the Raleigh Wine Shop. You can also pay $20 at the door. For more information, call 919-755-3333.
Resale boutique opens
Designer resale boutique Clothes Mentor has opened its second Raleigh location. The store carries clothing and accessories for women in regular, maternity and plus sizes from brands such as Lilly Pulitzer, J. Crew, Coach, Banana Republic and others. Clothes Mentor is at 6560 Glenwood Ave., 919-301-8486.
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