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Joie opens West Coast flagship boutique

December 12, 2012|By Susan Denley
  • The look at Joie's new West Coast flagship store on Melrose Avenue in Los Angeles is clean and modern.
The look at Joie's new West Coast flagship store on Melrose Avenue… (Joie )

Joie has opened its West Coast flagship store at 8144 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles. The boutique houses all four of Joie’s mainstay collections: Joie, Joie Soft, Joie Shoes and Joie Handbags. Store hours are 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, Tuesday Wednesday, Friday and Saturday; 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday; and noon to 6 p.m. Sunday.

Warehouse sales

Cosmetics brand Stila is offering as much as 80% off at its warehouse sale, scheduled from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at the Doll Factory, 1910 W. Temple St., Los Angeles. No backpacks, strollers or large handbag; purchases limited to $600 per customer; cash and credit cards only.


Coeur is popping up at Society for Rational Dress, 255 S. Santa Fe Ave., Ste. 100, Los Angeles, from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday. Clothing, jewelry, bags, scarves, apothecary and vintage from a number of labels will be on sale. Cash and credit cards only.

Sample Sales

10 Corso plans a sample sale featuring winter wear from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday at the WIP showroom at New Mart, 127 E. Ninth St., Suite 907, Los Angeles. and d.Ra host a holiday sample sale from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Koshka, 932 Wilson St., Los Angeles. The event includes shopping, music and mimosas. Cash and credit cards only.

Trunk Shows

Satine boutique plans trunk shows of  vintage Chanel jewelry and handbags  from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at its Third Street location (8134 Third St., Los Angeles) and from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at its Venice shop (1508 Abbot Kinney Blvd.,  Venice). RSVP to

Sustainable footwear brand Sydney Brown is launching with a trunk show scheduled for 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday at the Weltenbuerger store, 1221 Abbot Kinney Blvd., Venice. The shoes are vegan, and price range around $315 to $359.

Meet jewelry designer Eddie Borgo from 1 to 4 p.m. Monday at a trunk show at Neiman Marcus, 9700 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills. Viewing of Borgo’s holiday collection is scheduled to begin at noon, in the designer jewelry department on level one. RSVP to

 Other events

Denim purveyor Self Edge plans its “Let’s Drink” holiday sale this weekend in stores in San Francisco, New York and Los Angeles as well as online. Prices on men’s denim, shirts and leather accessories will be 12% off, and beer will be served to in-store shoppers.   At the Los Angeles store, 144 N. La Brea, Los Angeles, sale hours are noon to 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Online, the sale starts at 9 a.m. Friday and ends at 5 p.m. Sunday.

Lotus Salon & Spa, at 474 E. 17th St., Costa Mesa, is offering a holiday “Blowout Special,” which includes a shampoo, conditioning treatment, blowout style and glass of champagne for $35 (a $30 savings over the regular price). The special is available through Jan. 31.


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