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Free beauty treatments, Rebecca Minkoff sample sale

Thakoon's spring/summer 2013 collection is on sale, May

Thakoon's spring/summer 2013 collection is on sale, May 6-9, in Manhattan. (Credit: Thakoon)

May 8

Indulge yourself at SIMON MALLS with free mini-beauty services, treats and entertainment, 5-8 p.m., along with fashion shows (hourly from 5 p.m. at Walt Whitman Shops and at 5:30-6:30 p.m. at Smithaven Mall) and much more. The first 200 people to register at Roosevelt Field (516-742-8000) and Walt Whitman Shops (631-271-1741) and the first 250 at Smithaven Mall (631-724-8066) receive a goodie bag. Check the individual mall's Facebook page for a complete schedule.


May 8

Stop by DESTINATION MATERNITY in Manhasset, 2-6 p.m., for a free mini-massage and a skin care consulation from Basq Skin Care; 1595 Northern Blvd.; 516-365-6300.

May 8-10

RUNWAY COUTURE hosts the Rene Ruiz eveningwear trunk show May 8-10 and Girl Rocks jewelry trunk show May 9-10 (meet designer Barbara Rodolitz on May 9); 2464 Merrick Rd., Bellmore; 516-308-4639. Hours: 10 a.m.-7 p.m. May 8; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. May 9-10.


May 9-10

At BLOOMINGDALE'S, get a cubic zirconia necklace with a $100 fine fragrance purchase, May 9-10, in Walt Whitman Shops (631-425-6858) and Roosevelt Field (516-873-2814). On May 10, both stores offer a gift card station and, at Roosevelt Field, get free fragrance bottle engravings/paintings with select brand purchases.


May 10

Shop the TOM FORD sunglasses and eyewear trunk show, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., featuring the entire line, including the spring collection, at Optical Heights, 195 Mineola Ave., Roslyn Heights; 516-625-2555.

SAKS FIFTH AVENUE at Walt Whitman Shops offers a custom, hand-painted design on the bottle of any fragrance purchase, noon-4 p.m.; 631-350-1261.


SAMPLE SALES

REBECCA MINKOFF: Apparel, handbags, footwear and accessories are up to 75 percent off. One-of-a-kind samples are also available, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. today, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, at 260 Fifth Ave., Manhattan; 212-677-7829.


THAKOON: Pieces from Thakoon's spring-summer 2013 collection, as well as items from the designer's Thakoon Addition line, are up to 80 percent off, 8:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m., Tuesday through Friday, at 225 Varick St., suite 300, Manhattan.


RAOUL: Women's sweaters, dresses and more are up to 75 percent off, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, at 225 Fifth Ave., Manhattan; 212-725-5400