To commemorate its 50th anniversary, luxury retail center South Coast Plaza offered yellow roses to shoppers Wednesday.
The Costa Mesa mall is celebrating its milestone all year long, with several designers — including Tod's, Brunello Cucinelli and Marni — creating limited-edition products. Gucci plans to create 25 Sylvie bags, Max Mara a coat and Roger Vivier sneakers. The merchandise will be exclusive to the boutiques at South Coast Plaza.
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3/16, 7:15 p.m.: A previous version of this story stated Gucci was planning to create five Sylvie bags to celebrate South Coast Plaza's 50th anniversary. They are creating 25 Sylvie bags.
A coffee table book by Assouline is coming in the fall, as are events in partnership with Harper's Bazaar.
The center's stores and restaurants will offer special drinks, menus and limited-edition items through March.
The offerings include a glass of wine and a three-course prix fixe dinner menu for $50 at Darya Persian restaurant and a complimentary cheesecake dessert with a $30 purchase at Lawry's Carvery.