Shopping L.A.: Amber Sakai has sample sale. Ruti opens and more.
Amber Sakai's signature lace pane tees, bandeaus and tanks along with shorts, skirts and pants will be among the highlights of the designer's sample sale from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday at MHA Media, 5150 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 200, Los Angeles. Prices are $20-$80. Credit card and cash accepted.
Showroom Seven plans a summer sample sale in Los Angeles from June 18 through June 29. Labels including Erickson Beamon, Issa, Odd Molly, Bloch, Charlotte Ronson, Liebskind, Denimocracy and Treeje will be up to 90% off. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday (closed weekends) at Showroom Seven, 860 S. Los Angeles St., Mezz. 3, Los Angeles. Visa, American Express, Master Card and cash accepted.
Ruti, which has boutiques in San Francisco and Palo Alto, has opened a flagship store in Santa Monica. The store stocks hard-t- find European-style women's clothing from Israeli designers and is the brainchild of stylist Ruti Zisser. After a VIP opening reception Wednesday evening, the store will be open to customers 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays. 1406 Montana Ave., Santa Monica.
LuxeYard, the members-only flash sale site offering fashion and furnishings, plans a summer kick-off party featuring music, food trucks, cocktails and shopping at prices up to 70% off retail at its Venice headquarters from 7 to 10 p.m. on June 19. The event will encompass more than 30,000 square feet of pop-up shops by LuxeYard vendors, including Todd Parr Original Artwork, Elko Weaver Photography, Jaxon Home, the Giving Keys, Cadee Wilder, Flat Bonnie, Wick(ed) Candles and more. There will also be a charity raffle to benefit It's All About the Kids, a nonprofit organization focused on helping disadvantaged children. The event will be at LuxeYard in the Jaxon Showroom in the Helms Bakery District, 8884 Venice Blvd. RSVP at www.eventbrite.com/event/3656414434.
Photos: Some looks from Amber Sakai. Credit: Amber Sakai