Saks Fifth Avenue in Raleigh’s Triangle Town Center will host two trunk shows this week. Pre-fall styles from Akris Punto will be in store Thursday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. During the show, customers can get personal styling sessions with a representative from the brand. For an appointment, call 919-792-9100, ext. 5395. On June 24, pre-fall styles from Ralph Lauren will be on display, with styling sessions also available. Call 919-792-9100, ext. 5374, for an appointment.
Also, Alexia’s Bridal in Raleigh will host a trunk show of new gowns from Kenneth Pool spring 2016 collection, Thursday through Saturday. Brides who place orders during the event will receive incentives. To schedule an appointment, call 919-829-5900.
Bailey’s jewelry event
Shoppers at Bailey’s Fine Jewelry in Cameron Village could score a free piece of David Yurman jewelry during the Unlock Your Chances event, Thursday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. The store will have new pieces from the jeweler, and customers will receive a key when they enter the store that can possibly unlock the vault to win free jewelry. For more details, call 919-829-7337.
Triangle Sephora stores (in Raleigh and Durham) will offer summer hair tips during free classes, Friday through Sunday from noon to 6 p.m. Attendees will learn to create beachy waves, add volume and more. To reserve your spot, contact your local Sephora store.
Summer Solstice Soiree
Peachy Keen boutique in Cary celebrates the new season with a Summer Solstice Soiree, Saturday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. During the event, attendees can check out a trunk show featuring new pieces from local textile designer Carolyn Leona and Ugandan fair trade goods from The Mighty River Project. There also will be sangria and snacks from Jim’s Own Sauce and The Peanut Roaster. For more info, call 919-678-0092.
Local stylist Mary Michele Nidiffer has tips for the over-packers among us in her next Secrets of Style seminar, “Travel Chic: Pack Light, Dress Well.” During the session, which will be held June 25 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Style Finder Boutique in Raleigh, Nidiffer will offer tips for strategic outfit planning that will reduce the number of items needed on a trip. The session is free, but RSVP is required. To RSVP, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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