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Vera Wang Bridal Collection; Michel Gondry at Family Bookstore; Small Gift is Big on Hello Kitty

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MELROSE AVENUE—Whether you're in love and getting married or you're just in love with pretty things, you'll want to check out the Vera Wang bridal trunk show. It's at the store on 8445 Melrose, Thursday through Saturday. Call 323-602-0174 to RSVP. [Racked Inbox]

FAIRFAXMichel Gondry is doing an in-store appearance at Family to promote a new book, My New New York Diary. It's kind of high concept, but it should be mind-blowing and well worth owning. Family is selling a package that includes a graphic novel, assorted sketches, and a DVD. The event is Thursday at 7pm. 436 N. Fairfax [Racked Inbox]

SANTA MONICA—If you're a Hello Kitty lover, Small Gift is probably at the top of your to-do list this week. This celebration of all things Hello Kitty and other lovable Sanrio characters like Chococat, Badtz-Maru, My Melody, and all the rest. The festivities start Friday and last through November 21; check the website for complete details. Barker Hangar, 3021 Airport Ave. [Racked Inbox]