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Sample sales, trunk shows and a ping-pong tournament

Mikimoto brings a collection of one-of-a kind cultured

Mikimoto brings a collection of one-of-a kind cultured pearl designs, March 9-27, to London Jewelers, Americana Manhasset. For /shoptalk column Mar. 14. For Ginny Dunleavy, ext. 2923. (handout) image: ppa 759 Photo Credit: handout

March 14-March 27
Mikimoto
, producer and designer of cultured pearl jewelry, showcases a collection of one-of-a-kind pieces at London Jewelers, Americana Manhasset; 516-627-7475.

March 14-April 2
Drop off a gently used prom dress at a JC Penney store
and you’ll get a 20 percent off coupon for any regular or sale-priced prom dress. Your dress will be passed along to a girl in need for her big night. Click here for store locations.

March 16
Hello Kitty designer Yuko Yamaguchi
stops in at Sephora Soho, 5 p.m., at 555 Broadway, Manhattan; 212-625-1309. The first 200 customers to buy $35 worth of products at the store, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., will have their purchases autographed by the designer.

March 17
Find the right bra size
with a free fitting at Nordstrom Roosevelt Field, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; 516-746-0011, ext. 1240. Purchase a bra and $2 goes to Susan G. Komen for the Cure.

March 17-19
Badgley Mischka Couture
evening wear trunk show at Tallulah, 8285 Jericho Tpke., Woodbury Common, Woodbury; 516-367-8010.

Filly’s hosts two trunk shows: Pesavento Couture, evening gowns and hostess dresses (designer visit on Saturday). Through March 25, Lafayette 148 sportswear and day dresses, with vendor rep Friday-Saturday, at 1065 Willis Ave., Albertson; 516-739-9090.

March 17-20
Maggie Sottero bridal trunk show
, by appointment only, at Bridal Suite of Centereach, 2449 Middle Country Rd., Centereach; 631-585-6040.

March 18-19
Check out the 7 For All Mankind
men’s denim collection and watch a ping-pong tournament, March 18, 5-7 p.m., at Bloomingdale’s Roosevelt Field. Hofstra fraternity teams compete for a $700 prize to benefit their favorite cause; 516-873-2772. On March 19, get your Hunter boot purchase customized on site, 2-5 p.m. Reservations suggested; 516-873-2910.

Sample Sales
Priscilla of Boston
Sample gowns are up to 75 percent off retail prices (originally $1,650-$8,000), March 16-18, at the Manhasset store, 1649 Northern Blvd., 516-484-2080; and in Manhattan, 264 W. 40th St., second floor, 212-997-3956. Stores open at 11 a.m.

Roberta Freymann
Take 50-70 percent off women’s ready to wear, jewelry and accessories, March 16-18, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. and March 19, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., 260 Fifth Ave., between 28th and 29th streets; 212-717-7373.

Bridal, mother-of-the bride and flower girl samples are up to 70 percent off, March 20, noon-4 p.m., at Bridal Elegance, 1870 E. Jericho Tpke, Huntington; 631-462-0323. Walk-ins welcome.

Lauren Merkin
Take up to 70 percent off handbags, clutches and accessories, March 15-19, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. and March 20, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., at 231 W. 29th St., Suite 201, Manhattan; 212-239-2459. Prices on small leather goods start at $40.

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