Weekend Update: Bebe fashion show at the Grove, Grace Zabriskie reading at Little Birds, Gilt Groupe's Wedding Weekend
On Friday, store owner Erin Tavin and writer Steffie Nelson host the second Little Birds reading series at Tavin, featuring actor Grace Zabriskie (“Big Love”) and Pamela Des Barres, author of “I’m with the Band: Confessions of a Groupie.”
1543 Echo Park Ave., Los Angeles. (213) 482-5832. 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.On Saturday, Bebe, in conjunction with MOD: Matters on Design, holds a fashion show at the Grove that will showcase spring looks and offer a sneak peek at the Bebe-Kardashian capsule collection out next month. The open-air fashion show features acrobats, dancers and live music by Esthero and DJ Vikter Duplaix.
189 The Grove Dr., Los Angeles. (323) 900-8080. 7 p.m. to 9 p.m
On Saturday, LASC launches Zanerobe: The University of Sport's spring/summer menswear collection. A DJ will spin and the beverages are complimentary.
8592 Santa Monica Blvd., West Hollywood. (310) 657-2858. 8:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
Friday through Sunday, Gilt Groupe is launching its first online Wedding Weekend sale featuring Judith Leiber handbags, Jetsetter honeymoon vacations, Checkerboard stationery and wedding and bridesmaid gowns from Carolina Herrera, Vera Wang and Temperley London. Darcy Miller, editorial director of Martha Stewart Weddings, assists in wedding planning with her personal selections.
On Saturday, Grey Ant hosts a moving sale, as designer Grant Krajecki is joining the CFDA Fashion Incubator program in New York. He's selling samples priced from $1 to $20. The L.A.-based label is bringing together current and past season styles, Grey Antics for Urban Outfitters separates, eyewear and denim. Credit cards accepted.
1061 W. Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles (entrance on Beaudry). Noon to 5 p.m.
Also on Saturday, the Society for Rational Dress sample sale brings discounts of up to 75% off current and past seasons' fashions. Dresses start at $35 and leather skirts at $85.
255 S. Santa Fe Ave., #100, Los Angeles. (213) 613-0757. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
-- Max Padilla