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SANTA MONICA—We can always count on hippie nouveau brand Free People to bring the boho vibes, but this Saturday the clothing company takes it one step further with an event at Bloomingdale's in Santa Monica Place (315 Colorado Avenue). From 2-5pm, shoppers can receive free tarot card readings when they browse the line's latest selections. Additionally, snag sweets from a candy bar and receive a special gift when you spend $250
SANTA MONICA—Activewear brand Lorna Jane's founder and namesake, Lorna Jane Clarkson, recently published the motivational coffee table book Inspired, which offers lifestyle-boosting tricks and tips for both body (think healthy recipes and DIY beauty treatments) and brain. With the help of Popsugar, the LJ crew hosts an event this Saturday that both celebrates the text and expands upon it. Starting at 11am, Santa Monica Place (3395 Santa Monica Place) presents "Inspired to Inspire: Women in Wellness," a panel discussion featuring women's health experts including Clarkson herself, Popsugar editor Lindsay Miller, celebrity trainer Astrid Swan, and healthful meal delivery service Paleta's founder Kelly Boyer. After the hour-long informative chat, visit the shopping center's Lorna Jane store for a book-signing and reception complete with Paleta-provided snacks. RSVP here for the free event, but because space is limited, aim for an early arrival to ensure your spot.
VENICE—LA native and artist Garrett Wasserman is no stranger to the fashion world. Having previously collaborated with brands including Guess and more recently working alongside local hat master Nick Fouquet (Pharrell Williams' Grammy-winning head has donned more than a few of his pieces) on a collection for cool concept store Collette in Paris, it was a natural choice for Wasserman to have his first solo art show at Fouquet's recently-opened storefront (853 Lincoln Boulevard). "California Dream" opens Saturday with a 6-9pm reception. Building off of a commissioned series of murals the artist completed on the facades of local landmarks, the show continues to illustrate Wasserman's unique interpretation of this timeless topic.