Weekend Update: Order Minx in; Jennifer Aniston fave hairstylist opens Malibu's Safire McMillan Canale, Wanda Soolip Wen schools gift-wrapping
Need a manicure but don't have the time to leave work, office or home? Or do you simply not want to deal with Saturday traffic? Through May 15, Manicures R Mobile is giving a 20% discount on a Minx applique manicure and pedicure (regular price $160). Ask for "Minx promo" when scheduling an appointment by phone, (310) 859-7379, or e-mail email@example.com.
OpeningIf you admire Jennifer Aniston’s do, you should know that her hairstylist, Chris McMillan, is part of the trio launching Safire McMillan Canale salon in Malibu. Haircuts start at $100 for short hair to $150 for longhair. McMillan charges $600.
3835 Cross Creek Road, Malibu. (310) 456 9973. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily.
On Saturday (April 17), Wanda Wen, founder of A Soolip Weeding, will sign copies of her book “The Art of the Gift Wrapping” at a cocktail reception at her namesake store while expert gift-wrappers show how to wrap stylishly. Also at Soolip Paperie, there will be demonstrations throughout the day by letterpress printing artist Elizabeth Hubbell, calligraphist Aleksey Shirokov and other artisans giving tips on sewing, bookbinding and sustainable landscaping. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call (310) 360-0545 to attend the reception from 5 to 8 p.m.
8646 Melrose Ave., West Hollywood. (310) 360-0545. Workshops are 1 to 4 p.m.; book signing is 5 to 8 p.m.
-- Max Padilla
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