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WEST HOLLYWOOD—Art Los Angeles is in full swing at the Pacific Design Center. The event goes through Sunday, and it showcases some of the best and brightest emerging galleries from around the world, with a special focus on Los Angeles. Racked LA friends Ooga Booga will be on hand as will be Christina Ricci-obsessive Mark Ryden. Be on the lookout for gallery tours, open houses, films, and other events around the city, in conjunction with the festival. For complete details, visit Art Los Angeles [Racked Inbox]
SOUTH COAST PLAZA—Nordstrom is hosting a Phillip Lim trunk show. No, he won't be on hand, but plenty of beautiful dresses for spring will be. (In addition to a rep. and light catering.) The event is from 10am to 2pm on Saturday; RSVP recommended to (714) 549-8300, ext. 1445 [Racked Inbox]
SANTA MONICA—Blowfish Shoes makes cute, cute flats and boots, and they're having a sample sale on Saturday. The event runs from 9am to 4pm. 728 Olympic Blvd. [Racked Inbox]
SILVER LAKE—It should be a gorgeous weekend; perfect for shopping outdoors at the Silver Lake Art, Craft & Vintage Flea Market. Besides the usual selection of goodies, the Kogi Beef Truck will be there for your nom-nom-noming pleasure. Get your flea on from 10am to 4pm on Saturday. 1511 Micheltorena St. [Racked Inbox]
DOWNTOWN—California Market Center's Saturday Sale is always like an awesome grab bag: you never know what you're going to find, but you'll have fun looking. And since it's the first sale of the year, they should be stuffed with amazing merch. It's Saturday (duh), from 10am to 3:30pm. 110 East 9th St., enter on Olympic. (310-837-6788) [Racked Inbox]