Actor Kellan Lutz may be best known for playing Emmet Cullen in "The Twilight Saga" films and for his role earlier this year as the title character in "The Legend of Hercules."
But like many an actor nowadays, he's branched into fashion too as co-founder with Danny Goez of the clothing label Abbot + Main, which makes laid-back styles for men, women and children.
The event begins at 1 p.m. in the men's department on the first floor of the store at 8500 Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles.
Nudie Jeans is bringing a pop-up denim repair shop to Bloomingdale's at the Beverly Center from 1 to 7 p.m. Thursday through Sunday. The shop will offer free alterations, hemming and repairs on old or new Nudie Jeans. You can also exchange used Nudie Jeans that are in good condition for a gift. The shopping center is at 8500 Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles.
Jewelry designer Marganne Town of Feathered Soul and fashion designer Raquel Allegra are planning to meet customers at Barneys at the Grove from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday. The Grove is at 189 The Grove Drive, Los Angeles.
Families are invited to attend a Kidgets' Club "Book Blast" event from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday in the JoAnn's court at Del Almo Fashion Center. Author Christie Hsiao will read aloud from children's books and a visit is expected from Clifford the Big Red Dog. Hsiao will autograph her book "Journey to Rainbow Island," which will be available for $15.95. Each child who attends is also to receive a free used book and bookmark to take home. Children are also encouraged to bring a used book to be donated to a local organization. Del Almo Fashion Center is at 3525 W. Carson, Torrance.
Charlotte Olympia designer Charlotte Dellal is scheduled promote her "Kitty" flats with a personal appearance from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday in the salon shoe department at Nordstrom at the Grove, 189 the Grove Drive, Los Angeles.
Baldwin Denim has introduced its first full women's collection. The line is an offshoot of Baldwin's men's line, created by Matt Baldwin, named by GQ magazine as one of the Best New Menswear Designers of 2013. The women's collection is available online and is rolling out to retailers including American Rag this month.
Sephora is introducing an exclusive, limited-edition cosmetic collection inspired by "Divergent" on Friday, the day the sci-fi action film starring Shailene Woodley opens in theaters. The collection includes the Divergent limited edition multi-piece collector's kit ($59.50) with three eye shadow palettes, a cheek palette and four lip glosses inspired by the traits of various Divergent factions. It also includes a double-ended application brush and three "get the look" how-to cards. There's also a smaller collector's palette ($32.50) and a seven-piece nail art kit. ($27.50).