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Jason Wu sample sale, customized jewelry at Bergdorf

Take up to 80 percent off women's

Take up to 80 percent off women's ready-to-wear and accessories at the Jason Wu sample sale. (Credit: Handout)

Dec. 18-19

SYDNEY EVAN DESIGNER ROSANNE KARMES is on hand at BERGDORF GOODMAN in Manhattan from noon to 6 p.m. to help you create and customize a beaded bracelet and/or necklace using exotic skin beads, 14 karat gold and pavé diamond charms; 745 Fifth Ave.; 800-558-1855.

Dec. 19

SAKS FIFTH AVENUE is hosting the Marco Bicego fine jewelry trunk show from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Walt Whitman Shops in Huntington Station; 631-350-1319.

Dec. 19-21

BLOOMINGDALE'S Roosevelt Field store hosts a Cristina V. fashion accessory trunk show from noon to 5 p.m. Dec. 19-21, 516-873-2791. On Dec. 21, meet Hanae Mori fragrance creator Thomas Saujet from 2 to 4 p.m. Get a signed bottle with any Hanae Mori fragrance purchase and a gift (one per customer, while supplies last). At the Huntington store on Dec. 21, see the Dabby Reid fashion accessory trunk show from 11 5 p.m.; 631-425-6868.

Dec. 20-21

Stop by NORDSTROM at Roosevelt Field for a free Anastasia one-on-one eyebrow shaping lesson from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Appointments are suggested; 516-746-0011, ext. 1757.

Dec. 20-Jan. 5

BRIDAL REFLECTIONS offers the Cristiano Lucci bridal trunk show (by appointment only) at the Carle Place salon, 80 Westbury Ave.; 516-742-7788.

Sample Sales


Take up to 80 percent off women's ready-to-wear and accessories,

10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Dec. 16-17 at 225 Fifth Ave., Manhattan; 212-725-5400.


Bridal and eveningwear, available in various sizes, are priced up to 70 percent off retail from 4 a.m. to 7 p.m. Dec. 16, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Dec. 17 and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 18, at Studio Arte, 265 W. 37th St., 17th Floor, Manhattan; 212-920-1211.