Shop Talk

Style and sample sales, fashion and fun.

Cynthia Rowley, J. Crew, Shoshanna sample sales

Hamptons' haute requires a silky cover-up, like Shoshanna's

Hamptons' haute requires a silky cover-up, like Shoshanna's colorful pareo, $88, or this beaded tunic, $275; at Shoshanna.com. (Credit: Handout)

June 18

Take in the 'Huntington Has Taste' fashion show, featuring women's summer apparel provided by local boutiques, 6:30-8:30 p.m., at Prime, 117 New York Ave., Huntington; 631-385-1515. Admission is free.

June 19

Meet Simone I. Smith, wife of LL Cool J, and shop her latest jewelry collection trunk show, 3-8 p.m., at SHAG in Roslyn. Photographer Roberto Rabanne will also be on hand with a line of surf, skate and snowboards sporting his images of musical legends; 1370 Old Northern Blvd.; 516-484-3133

June 20

Join Captain America and Marvel comics editor Bill Rosemann, 6-9 p.m., at Kiehl's Since 1851, 109 Third Ave. in Manhattan. Guests get a photo with the superhero, a free 10-minute chair massage and facial (appointment suggested). There's also a discussion of the limited-edition comic book adventure story that's set in the store; get a complimentary copy with any Kiehl's purchase through July 1, while supplies last; 212-677-3171

June 22

At Bloomingdale's in Roosevelt Field, see a runway beauty showcase with the latest in lips, eyes and skin care trends (8:30 a.m.; doors open at 7:30 a.m., North Entrance), then meet with a makeup artist for tips. Guests receive a travel bag and deluxe samples. Must reserve with $25 fee redeemable in beauty products; 516-873-2700. Also, at Huntington and Roosevelt Field stores, get a voucher for two tickets to the Off-Broadway musical "Murder Ballad" with your purchase of $350 or more in The New View department. All gifts are one per customer while supplies last.

Shop the Parasol trunk show at Aerin Southampton, for swim and beach wear for women, men, and children, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday; 83 Main St., Southampton.

At Lido in Greenport, twin brothers Mike and Alex are promoting the launch of their new lifestyle collection for men and women, Faherty Brand. They'll be stopping at Lido (119 Main St. Greenport) with their designs on Saturday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. 

Sample sales

Various designers

Take 80 percent off women's and misses' contemporary summer sportswear and dresses,10 a.m.-5 p.m. today-Saturday and 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, at 475 Port Washington Blvd., Port Washington; 516-375-3940

J. Crew

Shop women’s jewelry, shoes, swim as well as Madewell and other collections for men and kids at up to 60% off at the J. Crew Sample Sale, noon to 5 p.m. June 18-23; 260 Fifth Ave., Manhattan

Shoshanna

Dresses, swimwear and separates are up to 75 percent off, 10 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Wednesday and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday, at 231 W. 39th St., fourth floor, Manhattan; 212-719-3601

Cynthia Rowley

Ready-to-wear items and accessories are up to 85 percent off. One-of-a-kind samples from Spring 2013 available, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Thursday to Saturday, at376 Bleecker St., Manhattan; 212-242-3803. For double-knit dresses, buy one for $99 and get a second for $49.

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