Maya Brenner debuts new home line at Shinola

Maya Brenner debuts new home line at Shinola
Designer Maya Brenner. (Sarah Yates)

Jewelry designer Maya Brenner has translated some of her signature designs into home decor, and she's introducing the new Maya Brenner Home collection with a trunk show Thursday at Shinola.

Brenner's whimsical jewelry has been worn by celebrities including January Jones, Jessica Alba, Rihanna, Emma Roberts, Katy Perry, Penélope Cruz and many more.


Her new home line includes an assortment of linen pillows that incorporate the alphabet and state motifs for which Brenner is known in gold embroidered designs.

The trunk show is scheduled from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at Shinola, 3515 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles. During the show both Maya Brenner jewelry and pillows will be priced 20% off retail.

Trunk shows

Luxury bridal designer Isabelle Armstrong plans an exclusive showing of the fall 2015 collection Friday and Saturday at Saks Fifth Avenue, 9600 Wilshire Blvd., Bevery Hills. For an appointment, call (310) 887-5509.

John Varvatos' fall-winter 2015 men's collection -- titled "A Dandy in New York" -- is the subject of a trunk show planned March 26 through March 29 at the John Varvatos store at 8800 Melrose Ave., West Hollywood. Appointments are preferred and may be made by calling (310) 859-2791.


Wedding Salon is planning a luxury bridal showcase from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. March 24 at the InterContinental in Century City, 2151 Avenue of the Stars. A variety of vendors and wedding experts are expected to be on hand. Tickets are $75 per couple and are available at


Nordstrom beauty trend events featuring tips, product samples, consultations with experts and more are scheduled Friday and Saturday at the Nordstrom stores at Brea Mall (500 Brea Mall Way, Brea) and Westside Pavilion (10830 W. Pico Blvd., Los Angeles). See the Nordstrom Brea event page and the Nordstrom Westside Pavilion event page for more information.


Caroline Bray's A List Sample Sale recently opened a brick-and-mortar store at 1080 S. La Cienega Blvd., Ste. 207, Los Angeles. The shop specializes in high-end designer, pre-owned and new clothing and accessories priced 50% to 75% below retail. Hours are 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Sizes range from 2 to 10 for designer clothing, 5 to 10 for shoes and 25 to 31 for denim.