Shop Talk

Style and sample sales, fashion and fun.


Meet 'Fashion Police' co-host George Kotsiopoulos

George Kotsiopoulos, co-host of E! Entertainment Network's Fashion

George Kotsiopoulos, co-host of E! Entertainment Network's Fashion Police, will stop by the Gap Factory Store at Tanger Outlet in Deer Park on April 11, 2014, for a book signing and to share styling tips. (Credit: The Gap)

Through April 30

Buy a HELEN FICALORA 14K gold sunshine charm ($295) and 25 percent of proceeds go to Project Sunshine supporting programs for children with medical challenges. Charms are available at her stores in Bridgehampton (2487 Montauk Hwy.; 631-537-5577) and Manhattan (21 Cleveland Place; 212-219-3700).

April 7-20

BLOOMINGDALE'S invites shoppers to revamp their furs with Maximilian experts and receive a 20 percent discount on the redesign, April 7 at Walt Whitman Shops (631-425-6700) and April 8 at Roosevelt Field (516-873-2700). From April10 to 20, shop the Marc by Marc Jacobs Color Block Sunglasses trunk show at Walt Whitman Shops.

April 9

FUN GIRLS NIGHT OUT: Enjoy beauty makeovers, shopping, food, wine sampling and more, 5-9 p.m., at Jericho Terrace, 249 Jericho Tpke., Mineola; 203-745-4946. Tickets are $25, at the door or online at First 1,000 attendees receive a goody bag and guests are asked to bring a gently used handbag or tote to donate to the Dress for Success Foundation.

April 10

LORD & TAYLOR launches its 424 Fifth women's collection, 6-8 p.m., with celebrity stylist Kate Young hosting a fashion presentation (6:30 p.m.) at 424 Fifth Ave., Manhattan; 212-391-3344. Ten percent of sales at the event will benefit the American Museum of Natural History; RSVP to

April 10-12

FILLY'S hosts the Tina Di Martina summer-fall trunk show, with daytime cocktail dresses, ensembles and evening gowns for the hostess (designer visit on April 12). Store hours are 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; 1065 Willis Ave., Albertson; 516-739-9090.

April 11

GEORGE KOTSIOPOULOS, co-host of E! Entertainment Network's "Fashion Police," stops by the Tanger Outlet Piazza area in Deer Park at 1 p.m. to offer styling tips, and at 2 p.m., he's at the Gap Factory Store to sign his book "Glamorous by George: The Key to Creating Movie Star Style"; 152 The Arches Circle; 631-243-7801.

April 11-13

Shop the LIANCARLO BRIDAL TRUNK SHOW, spring collection, at Wedding Dresser Couture by Vassa. The event is by appointment only; 1044 Broadway, Woodmere; 516-792-5955.

Sample sale:

ELIE TAHARI women's and men's clothing; plus women's shoes, handbags and accessories are 70 percent off, 8:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m. April 8-11 and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. April 12, at 501 Fifth Ave., second floor, Manhattan; 212-398-2622.