Style and sample sales, fashion and fun.
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Monica Rich Kosann trunk show, back to school events
SIGN UP FOR A SMASHBOX makeup master class, 7 p.m. Friday, at Nordstrom Roosevelt Field during the August Beauty Event; for reservations, call 516-746-0011, ext. 1412. From Wednesday to Sunday, get advice on beauty, skin care and fragrance at all cosmetic and fragrance counters; get a gift with your $125 purchase. Reservations suggested.
FILLY'S HOSTS A SUPER SPORTSWEAR trunk show, featuring fall designs from seven labels, including Ball of Cotton, J'Envie, Equestrian and Agave. Store hours are 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; 1065 Willis Ave., Albertson; 516-739-9090.
BRIDAL REFLECTIONS HOSTS THE JAMES CLIFFORD bridal trunk show, Thursday to Saturday, at the Massapequa salon (3 Broadway; 516-795-2222). From Thursday to Sunday, shop the Ines Di Santo bridal trunk show in Manhattan (260 Fifth Ave.; 212-764-3040). Then, the Carle Place salon features the Yaki Ravid bridal trunk show Friday to Aug. 21, and Enzoani bridesmaids/eveningwear collection, Friday to Aug. 25 (80 Westbury Ave.; 516-742-7788). All events are by appointment only.
BLOOMINGDALE'S THROWS A BACK-TO-SCHOOL PARTY, 1-3 p.m. Saturday, in the Young World department at the Huntington and Roosevelt Field stores with a DJ; kids get to create a themed craft courtesy of Michaels Arts & Crafts. Also, view John Hardy's Bali Vault jewelry collection,
10 a.m.-5 p.m., with limited-edition pieces of precious stones and metals. Then at Roosevelt Field on Saturday and Sunday, bring a friend to the denim department for a Me-Ality perfect-fit body scan and a chance to win a pair of jeans when you both try on a pair (one entry per guest; no purchase necessary).
MEET JEWELRY DESIGNER MONICA RICH KOSANN, noon-5 p.m., at London Jewelers in Southampton. She's bringing her fall collection trunk show of 18-karat and sterling-silver pieces, including one-of-a-kind lockets and pocket watch keys; 47 Main St.; 631-287-4499.
Through Aug. 18
DROP OFF A PAIR OF NEW OR GENTLY WORN WOMEN'S JEANS AT CHICO'S and get $20 off any denim purchase. Your donation goes to National Network to End Domestic Violence for distribution at its local shelters. Visit chicos.com for store locations.