The Vivienne Westwood boutique on Melrose is hosting an event to celebrate the launch of Taschen's limited-edition book, "Her Majesty the Queen, Royal Edition." The cover and case for the book -- a tribute to Queen Elizabeth II published in honor of her Diamond Jubilee -- were created by designer Westwood.
The event, starting at 6 p.m. Tuesday, is to include music by Nikki Pennie, Champagne and canapes. The book will be available at the store, along with a limited-edition Climate Revolution T-shirt that was designed to go along with the Jubilee theme. The tee is $150, or free with purchase of $500 or more.
The boutique is at 8320 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles.
Scoop NYC is slated to open at 265 N. Beverly Drive, Beverly Hills, with a party from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday. RSVP to RSVP@scoopnyc.com. Store hours are 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.
Volcom is opening a new store in Santa Monica with a grand opening party beginning at 5 p.m. Saturday. The celebration is to include free food, giveaways and a concert by the Aquadolls. The store is at 1340 Third St. Promenade.
L.A. Kids Consignment is hosting a large consignment sale featuring maternity wear, children's clothing, toys, bikes, books, shoes, strollers, Halloween costumes and more. The sale is scheduled from 9 am. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Sunday at 157 W. Providencia Blvd., Burbank. More than 675 family consignment sellers are expected to offer wares, and new merchandise will be added every day, organizers say.
Equipment and Harper's Bazaar Style director Joanna Hillman are hosting a cocktail party to show off Equipment's holiday collection from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the store at 8459 Melrose Place, Los Angeles. RSVP to email@example.com
Del Amo Fashion Center and the Shops at Montebello are both offering Halloween-themed events for kids on Saturday. Both will have crafts, games, photo opportunities and take-home treat bags. At Del Amo the event is planned from 10 a.m. to noon, and at Montebello it is scheduled from noon to 1:30 p.m.
L.A. Eyeworks' annual "Big Sale" is scheduled this weekend at the 7407 Melrose Ave. location only. The sale is set to run Friday through Sunday.
Neiman Marcus Beverly Hills is slated to host designer Rubin Singer for a trunk show featuring his latest collection from 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday. The show will be in the Couture Salon on the second level of the store, at 9700 Wilshire Blvd. RSVP to RSVPBeverlyHills@neimanmarcus.com