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HOLLYWOODAGENDA WMNS launches this season at AGENDA Long Beach, so in celebration of this, the trades show along with fashion blogger Jayne Min of Stop It Right Now, will be hosting the official Launch Party this Friday at Space15Twenty. There will be a live performance by Colleen Green + Jen of Bleached, a photo booth, plus lots of free booze. [Racked Inbox]

SANTA MONICA— Welcome the season of perpetual sunshine with a full body and mind renewal at two summer solstice events tomorrow hosted by exhale Santa Monica. For health and beauty enthusiasts, the Summer Glow skincare and nutrition class will enhance your body and skin's wellbeing. Nab your spot here. For fitness buffs, the Lorna Jane anniversary event is happening at 395 Santa Monica Place, Suite 100 at 10am, where exhale will teach a Core Fusion Yoga class, followed by complimentary mini-massages. [Racked Inbox]

THE GROVELa Mer Collections' pop-up cart at The Grove is celebrating the summer solstice with a sweet sale, offering 25% off the entire cart today through Sunday. Snap up one of their signature wrap watches or one from their Sunrise-Sunset collection. [Racked Inbox]

ROBERTSON— Hat-loving gents can stock up on cool gear at beanie brand Neff's shopping event at Kitson men's store at 146 N Robertson. Tomorrow from 1 to 6pm, dudes will be treated to free snapbacks and grub from Fatburgers. [Racked Inbox]

CENTURY CITY— If Bloomingdale's The Makeup Date is on your agenda for tomorrow, why not hike up to the women's denim section on level 2 between 1 and 5pm for LA-inspired denim brand Koral's Lived in LA event. Meet owner David Koral, enjoy curated beats, drink up Pressed Juicery beverages and enter for a chance to win crazy-good raffle prizes, which include the brand's signature Lived in Length collection, an iPad mini and a pair of denim duds. Call (310) 772-7185 for more details. [Racked Inbox]

WEST HOLLYWOOD— Adding to the roster of fresh LA-based talent is designer Amanda Blake, who is toasting the launch of her debut line Calder, tomorrow with a trunk show.Taking place at TenOverSix at 8425 Melrose Ave from 2 to 6pm, patrons will get the first chance to shop the Venice dweller's collection, which promises easy yet elegant streamlined silhouettes crafted from high-quality, natural fabrics. Light refreshments will be served. [Racked Inbox]

HOLLYWOOD— For some retail therapy this weekend make your way to the W Hotel Hollywood for Shop-E-Mode and CitizenMod 's pop-up shop at the WOW Suite #212. Enjoy drinks and desserts while you scoop up ready-to-wear apparel and accessories tomorrow from 3 to 11pm or Sunday from 11am to 11pm. [Racked Inbox]

SANTA MONICA— If your Saturday plans include hitting up the Ariel Gordon trunk show at Fred Segal, then you'll also get the chance to check out their Come Clean event with all-natural skincare brand suki® at NewBeauty Fred Segal from noon to 3pm. Pop on over to chat with founder Suki Kramer, meet with brand representatives for free skin consultations and get pampered with mini-facials using the line's green skincare products. Bonus: bring in a synthetic skincare product and they'll swap it for a full-sized version of their exfoliate foaming cleanser. [Racked Inbox]

SAN PEDROCRAFTED at The Port of Los Angeles is on a cool event kick. Following today's Etsy Craft Party they'll be hosting a food and retail truck fest tomorrow from 11am to 4pm at 110 E 22nd St. Make the trek to the family-friendly extravaganza to shop and eat. Check out the full lineup of food and retail trucks that will be rolling in here. [Crafted]

PASADENA— Beauty boutique LATHER is hosting an in-store garden party tomorrow from 11am to 1pm at 17 E Colorado Blvd. Shop for a good cause as a percentage of proceeds will go towards establishing the first community garden for Pasadena residents. Swing by and score free samples of LATHER's plant-based products and enjoy garden-themed refreshments. [Racked Inbox]

HIGHLAND PARK— Ever wondered what it takes to craft the perfect fragrance? Then pop on by FRAGments, an underground, artisan and indie perfume event and collective, which aims to bring the artisan-crafted fragrance movement to the forefront. The first installment is happening tomorrow at MorYork Gallery at 4959 York Blvd. From 11am to 5pm, a moderated discussion with artisan perfumers will take place, followed by a reception and pop-up shop, which will feature the work of a host of talented perfumers, including LA-based Persephenie. Snap up $10 tickets here. [Racked Inbox]

DOWNTOWN— As part of this weekend's Dwell on Design, the Quench Collective and Flagship will be co-hosting AUS/USA/LAX 2013, an event highlighting cutting-edge Australian products and celebrating the best of design and culture from down under, happening tomorrow at the iconic Kim Sing Theatre at 718 N Figueroa St. The venue will be open from 2 to 5pm for viewing, followed by an invite-only soiree from 7pm to midnight. Get all the deets here. [Racked Inbox]

LAS VEGAS— Headed to Vegas for EDC this weekend? You won't want to miss this intimate penthouse suite bash with ASOS tomorrow from 3 to 9pm at the Emperor Suite on the 21st floor of the Mandarin Oriental. Food, drinks, free swag and music by Brenmar, Jillionaire, and Brazzabelle will fill up the suite. To RSVP and to listen to Jillionaire's playlist for the event go here. [Racked Inbox]—Jessica Estrada


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