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Saks Fifth Avenue in Huntington will host an

Saks Fifth Avenue in Huntington will host an Ippolita jewelry trunk show on March 8, 2013. (Credit: Handout)

March 7 and 8

Stop by Saks Fifth Avenue in Huntington March 7 for a free Wacoal or b.tempt'd bra fitting; for each fitting, Wacoal donates $2 to Susan G. Komen for the Cure breast cancer research and outreach programs; get a tote bag with your $80 Wacoal purchase (one per customer, while supplies last); appointment suggested; 631-350-1233). On March 8, shop the Ippolita jewelry trunk show, 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m.; 631-350-1260

March 8

L'Occitane raises funds and awareness with limited editon "Women's Day" soaps ($8) made in Burkina Faso, Africa, at a factory run by women. 100 percent of the profits goes to help build literacy centers. For store locations or to purchase online, go to loccitane.com. March 7 and 9

At Bloomingdale's in Huntington, meet Dior makeup artist Nick Caridi and team March 7 for a free spring mini-makeover and gift; 631-425-6805. At the Roosevelt Field store on March 9, custom-order from Canali's spring 2013 men's collection trunk show and receive a gift with your purchase; 516-873-2836. One gift per customer, while supplies last; appointments suggested for both events.

March 7-9

Tatiana Stefan trunk show, understated evening gowns from the 2013 summer-fall collection (designer visit Saturday), 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; at Filly's, 1065 Willis Ave., Albertson; 516-739-9090

Melinda Eng eveningwear, mother of the bride (or groom) cocktail dresses, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at Tallulah, 8285 Jericho Tpke., Woodbury; 516-367-8010

March 7-10

Drop off new or gently used professional attire (suits, dress shirts, blazers, pants, dresses and shoes) at any Dressbarn. Your donation goes to Dress for Success, helping women in need entering the workplace. Find store locations at dressbarn.com

Fouy Chov trunk show, ensembles and gowns, at Mieka, 45 Glen Cove Rd., Greenvale; 516-200-5501. Designer visit Thursday and Saturday; discount on show orders.

Bridal Reflections trunk shows: March 7-10, Victor Harper Couture at the Manhattan salon (260 Fifth Ave.; 212-764-3040). March 8-10, Maggie Sotero in Massapequa (3 Broadway; 516-795-2222) and Simone Carvalli bridal and Jim Hjelm Occasions bridesmaids in Carle Place (80 Westbury Ave.; 516-742-7788). All shows by appointment only.

Alfred Angelo for Disney Fairy Tale Weddings trunk show, including the collection's limited edition bridal gowns in blue, at Nouveau Bride, 1613 Merrick Rd., Merrick; 516-868-1500. By appointment only

March 8

Sylva & Cie trunk show, spring 2013 fine jewelry collection for women with the designer, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., at Marshs, 270 Main St., Huntington; 631-423-1660

March 9

Catch La Femme prom fashion show (2:30 p.m.), get a mini-manicure, styling tips from Seventeen magazine pros and more, 2-4 p.m., at Estelle's Dressy Dresses, 1600 Broadhollow Rd. (Route 110), Farmingdale; 631-420-0890

Sample sales

Free People

Women's tops, sweaters, pants, dresses, accessories, lingerie and more are up to 65 percent off, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. March 4-6, at 261 W. 36th St., second floor, Manhattan; 212-947-8748

DKNY

Women's jackets, sweaters, tops, shoes and accessories and men's apparel and shoes are up to 70 percent off, Mon-Tues: 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Wed.-Thur: 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Fri.: 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Sat.: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. March 4-9  at 260 Fifth Ave., Manhattan; 212-725-5400

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