Saks Fifth Avenue Beverly Hills kicks May off with a host of events and trunk shows that will have the most ardent of diehard fashionistas hearts all a flutter.
Up first Saks and couturier Giles Mendel and his J. Mendel fashion house host a star-studded private launch party for the new novel BENEATH A STARLET SKY on Friday, May 6, from 6:00 – 8:00p. located on Three of the Saks East Building. New York Times bestselling author’s Amanda Goldberg and Ruthanna Khaighi Hopper will be on hand to sign copies of their new book, followed on Saturday, May 7, with a public appearance and book signing by the celebrated author’s on the main floor of the Saks East Building from 2 – 3p.
Also on May 6, and 7, Saks will host a Stephen Webster Jewelry Trunk Show from 10 – 7p. in the Jewelry Salon on One in the Saks East Building.
In addition on Saturday, May 7, Saks will host a public appearance and bottle signing, by legendary perfumer Laurice Rahme, the nose behind Bond No. 9, her celebrated fragrance from 10 to 6p. on One in the Saks East Building in the Fragrances salon. Rahme will also introduce in time for Mother’s Day the latest Bond No. 9 eau de parfum at Madison Square Park. (The scent? A rose-tulip-hyacinth-huckleberry-teakwood-wetiver melange), will visually be stunning in its shocking fuchsia-pink-and chartreuse-green incandescence.
On Monday May 9, and Tuesday May 10, for 10 – 6p. Saks will present the Oscar de la Renta Autumn/Winter 2011 trunk show with informal modeling in the Designer Salon on Three of the Saks East Building.
Thursday, May 12, Saks presents renowned homes collectibles designer Jay Strongwater and his exquisite handmade refined collection Mille Fiori. Strongwater’s vividly colored pieces are individually cast and hand-enameled, with every Swarovski crystal and stone set by expert craftspeople. The collection will be presented on One of the Saks East Building from 2 – 4p.
Also on Thursday May 12, – Saturday May 14, Saks will host a Graff Trunk Show from 10 – 6p. in the Jewelry Salon on One of the Saks East Building.
- Then still fresh in our fashion conscious, following the Royal Wedding and the recent Met Gala celebration, on Friday, May 13, Saks presents the Alexander Mc Queen Autumn/Winter 2011 Collection in an open-to-the-public trunk show event and informal modeling from 10 – 3p. located in the Designer Salon on Three of the Saks East Building
- On Tuesday, May 17, and Wednesday, May 18, Saks will host one of my favorite designers Valentino, presenting the Autumn/Winter Trunk Show from 10 – 6p. in the Designer Salon on Three of the Saks East Building and will follow on Thursday May 19, and Friday, May 20, with Carolina Herrera, Autumn/Winter 2011 again from 10 – 6p. in the Designer Salon on Three.
For more Saks Fifth Avenue event information call: 310-275-4211 or s5a.com
Saks Fifth Avenue 9600 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills CA