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BRENTWOOD—In preparation for Mother's Day next weekend, local shoe goddess Jenni Kayne (her d'orsay flats have become a staple for it-girls) will be hosting a demonstrative event with natural skincare brand Earth Tu Face this Tuesday from 2-4pm at Brentwood Country Mart (225 26th St.). For $65, guests will be guided through creating two plant-based products, a tutorial on the benefits of the included ingredients, and a take-away gift of a "Beautiful Skin Tea Blend" made from the company's garden. To indulge in this perfectly pampered day, RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. [Racked Inbox]
SANTA MONICA—Develop your physical and mental strength with Wanderlust 108, the world's first and only "mindful triathlon." The event, which takes place this Saturday from 9:30am to 5:00pm at the Santa Monica Pier, combines a 5k run, a 90 minute outdoor yoga class (BYO mat!), and a meditation guided by Buddhist teacher and Dharma Punx author Noah Levine. The $60 ticket price (you can purchase here) will also include vendors of healthy fare and unique crafts, and performances by musicians, DJs, acroyoga and other athletics. [Racked Inbox]
CENTURY CITY—As part of Westfield Century City's (10250 Santa Monica Blvd) VIPink Weekend, supporting breast and ovarian health, the shopping center joins forces with California lifestyle brand LUX/EROS for SaturYAY, a pop-up being held in the building's luxury wing (near J.Crew) this Saturday from 11:00am-5:00pm. Guests will be treated to signature cocktails delivered by ManServants, participate in one of several DIY workshops to create artisanal goods, browse an elegantly curated marketplace, and marvel at a live mural painting by Angel Wings Poroject artist Colette Miller. Enjoy all of these pampering goodies and more with a portion of proceeds going to Bright Pink, an organization benefiting breast and ovarian health. An RSVP for the event can be sent to email@example.com. The first 50 to RSVP receive a sweet signature tote. [Racked Inbox]
MARINA DEL REY—In conjunction with the upcoming 6th Annual Tommy Bahama Paddleboard Race & Ocean Festival, the brand will be sponsoring a stand-up paddleboard clinic this Sunday, May 3rd from 8-10am at Mother's Beach. Paddle pro Brennan Rose will be on hand to instruct participants to get them in shape for the race next month. The workshop will be free and open to the public, however space is limited to the first 60 people to sign up by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Don't fret if you don't have your own board to bring, rentals will be available for $25. [Racked Inbox]
LAGUNA BEACH—Bareti Boutique (490 S. Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach 92651) is a purveyor of luxury goods and this Saturday the store will add another brand to their roster with an exclusive trunk show by Los Angeles's fine accessories line Thalé Blanc. Shoppers can sip champagne while browsing past and current collections by the brand (renowned for their exquisite clutches), meet the designer, and enjoy a 20-30% discount on select items. The trunk show takes place from 12:00pm-5:00pm and those interested should be sure to RSVP to email@example.com. [Racked Inbox]
CENTURY CITY—Over in Westfield Century City's Bloomingdale's, this Saturday also offers shoppers a truly "intimate" experience as TV host/author Debbie Matenopoulos presents tips and style advice for intimate apparel. Bloomies's professional staff will also be available for customized fittings and for the $25 reservation fee (which will be applied to any intimates purchase), guests will receive a goodie bag. The event takes place on Level 2 (ready-to-wear), and reservations can be made by calling the store at 310-772-2167. [Racked Inbox]
MALIBU—Shop lady-led, socially-conscious brands at Shop For Her's pop-up shop (17351 Sunset Blvd.) this Sunday from 1 to 4pm. Stock up on inspiring jewelry from The Giving Keys, luxe leather accessories from Clarke & Madison, technicolor textiles by Local + Lejos, and much more. In addition, shoppers enjoy bubbly and bites. Into it? See the full list of vendors and RSVP here. [Racked Inbox]