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CULVER CITY—Apartment 3 and Unique LA are joining forces to present Wardrobe at HD Buttercup, an evening of shopping, runway fashion from the likes of Eva Franco, Smoke & Mirrors, and OBEY, big savings (20% off everything in the store)?hell, just go for the complimentary valet! RSVP recommended. It's Friday, 8pm to 11pm, 3225 Helms Ave. [Racked Inbox]
BEVERLY BLVD—It's time for the ban.do winter studio sale, offering savings of up to 75% off. It's this saturday, from 11am to 3pm. Look for the bright red balloons at 7958 Beverly Blvd. [Racked Inbox]
THE OC—The Boutiquing Blowout offers a fun, one-stop-shopping setup, bringing together a boatload of merchants -- some of the highlights include ell H Boutique, who's liquidating an inventory that includes Cynthia Steffe, Nicole Miller, 12th Street by Cynthia Vincent, Poleci, Walter, Vince, James Jeans, Dolan, Mike & Chris, Madison Marcus, all for $30; Wish Boutique offering designer denim starting at $30; and Project Runway's Michael Costello, taking custom orders for his 2011 resort collection. Whoo! $10 admission, starting Sunday at 10am. 1500 Adams Ave., Costa Mesa [Racked Inbox]
SANTA MONICA—The Holiday mART brings together indie designer, artisanal eats, philanthropy, and seasonal festivities. This Saturday and Sunday, 11am to 5pm, 2000 Main St. [Racked Inbox]