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3RD STREET—There's nothing like some revelry and shopping to jumpstart the holiday cheer, which is what the West 3rd Holiday Party is all about. It includes friends and favorites like Petro Zillia, Lotta Stensson, EM & Co, Polkadots & Moonbeams, Kiss My Bundt, and so many others. This is always one of the best events, so bundle up and brave the vicious LA winter for some fun. It's from 6pm to 9pm on West 3rd (duh) between Fairfax and La Cienega. [Racked Inbox]
BRENTWOOD/SANTA MONICA—Join the Brentwood Country Mart for Holiday Celebration at the Mart, tomorrow night from 6pm to 8pm. For your enjoyment: loads of shopping (with complimentary gift wrap), champagne and hot cocoa. A stellar lineup of merchants include Post26, Apartment Number 9, Calypso, Poppy Store, Turpan, Roberta Roller Rabbit, Jigsaw, James Perse, Pippa Small, Monocle, Broken English, Malia Mills, and Diesel Bookstore. The Brentwood Country Mart is at 26th and San Vicente [Racked Inbox]
GLENDALE—Madewell at the Americana at Brand is throwing a special little DIY Christmas celebration on Thursday. Together with Anna Getty and Chronicle Books, Madewell is having a DIY workshop with Anna on how to make Green holiday decorations. Show up and receive a 20% Madewell discount, too. The events goes from 6pm to 8pm. RSVP (recommended) to firstname.lastname@example.org [Racked Inbox]
LOS FELIZ—Thursday, Panty Raid is celebrating their 7th year anniversary with a sale throughout the day (11am to 9pm) and a party in the evening (7pm to 10pm), complete with wine, light num-nums, and a chance to win a $100 gift card.They're at 1953 Hillhurst Avenue (323-668-1888) [Racked Inbox]
WEST HOLLYWOOD—We all know West Hollywood throws good parties, so we’re expecting tomorrow’s Holiday Walk on the Avenue to be fantastic, since it includes a lot of shopping, as well as food, carolers, champagne, discounts, and multiple Santa Clauses. Ground zero is the intersection of Melrose and Robertson, and the unstoppable party train rolls through merchants including Co Co de Mer, Kreiss, Alpha Gear for Gents, Alberta Ferretti, Soolip, John Varvatos, Kitson, 3.1 Phillip Lim and Steven Alan. Official party hours are listed as 6pm to 9pm, but when you’re having a good time, who wants to go home? [Racked Inbox]