This week's openings and shopping events


Secret Service The upscale downtown men's clothier recently opened its doors to the public on weekends (previously by appointment only). Secret Service carries lines such as Nice Collective, Eskimo Shoes, and both the New York and Paris Surface to Air labels. Owner Chad Hilton also designs and sells his own label, Crate Denim. Not so secret anymore, boys. 1855 Industrial St. #107, Los Angeles; (213) 402-1531; Sat., noon to 8 p.m. Sun., noon to 5 p.m. Crème Based on the idiom "crème de la crème," it isn't any wonder this new boutique carries luxurious feminine collections and has a 90210 zip code. Designers include Tracy Reese, Robert Rodriguez, Corey-Lynn Calter, Development and Burning Torch, as well as newcomers Nanushka, Lundgren & Windinge and Samantha Treacy. In addition to clothing, Crème carries fine jewelry from Delicate Raymond, handbags, belts, and other accessories. They're calling it a true "girl's girl" store. We would have to agree. 9465 Charleville Blvd., Beverly Hills; (310) 273-8001;; Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sun., noon to 6 p.m. Lola Et Moi (April 15) The vibrant girl's label, started in Lebanon and known for colorful fabrics, is opening its first U.S. store in Beverly Hills. Designer Rania Thome, who was drawn to children's fashion after giving birth to her twin daughters, Lola and Rea, creates clothes for girls ages six months to 12 years. Look for retro-like patterns, A-line dresses, vintage-inspired coats as well as accessories and gifts. 238 – S. Beverly Dr., Beverly Hills; (310) 276-5652;; Mon-Sun., 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. SHOPPING EVENT

Macy's and Shape Magazine "Suit Your Shape" (Thursday) Macy's Costa Mesa will host a swimsuit presentation showcasing current trends in swimwear. Shoppers can learn how to find the most flattering suit for their body types with swim styling experts on hand, ready to answer every kind of bathing suit question. There will be an ample amount of wine and appetizers to help where the experts can't. Macy's South Coast Plaza, Swim shop-Level 1, 333 Bristol St., Costa Mesa; 714-556-0611 ext. 4231 to RSVP. Event starts at 7 p.m.

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