The weeks are flying by and soon it will be time for “back to school” shopping. In the meantime, let’s do some summertime fun shopping.
While you are thrift shopping, on Saturday, August 13, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Birthright Thrift Shop, 675 North Sea Road, Southampton, check out the art event at the red barn…it will be held outdoors if the sun is shining, but if the weather is inclement, it’s indoors! That’s fair! Stop in, bring a friend, your guests, a neighbor, say hello to Marie and George, everyone is always welcome here. For information call 631-287-6456.
At Cashmere Outlet, 43A Jobs Lane (Day’s Court), Southampton, and 58 Newtown Lane in East Hampton, look for a new top-quality collection of the finest Scottish and Italian sweaters and accessories for ladies and men. There is a huge selection at affordable prices. Do not miss experiencing the “Ultimate” golf sweater for that good guy in your life. Open daily from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Nearby at Paradise Found, 51A Jobs Lane (Day’s Court), Southampton, look for some of the Hamptons’ most unique tropical island resort wear. Step in, relax, browse amongst the Tiki huts and pick up some comfy chic clothing for you and yours in sizes XS to XL and plus sizes. This shop features exclusive Lisse Leggings, Jimmy Buffet’s Margaritaville Boho Chic, Tai Richards, hand-painted silks, Angel linens and knits, Coleen Taland Jewels, Swarovski handbags and Attitude sunglasses, all in one little hut. Open seven days, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. For info, call 631-377-3972.
Mark your calendar for a hot “Trunk Show” at SunBarth, 53 Jobs Lane, Southampton, on Saturday, August 13, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. While you are sipping your glass of Rosé starting at 4 p.m., check out the Mott50, a new line of clothing that offers sun protection in every garment – www.mott50.com.
Ok, here we go again! This shop has been busy all summer…Christopher Fischer, 67 Main Street, East Hampton, is inviting you to an evening at the store for a pre-event “Festive In Flip Flops.” This inaugural Hamptons summer bash is scheduled for Friday, August 12, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. All guests will not only enjoy the wine that will be provided by Duck Walk Vineyards, but also 15% off full price merchandise on Christopher Fischer Collections with 10% of all proceeds benefiting the American Cancer Society.
While you are strolling Jobs Lane, make your life a little sweeter, stop in at Southampton’s Going Nuts for retro candy, toys, unique party favors, sweet treat party platters, gourmet chocolates, custom-made gift baskets, Southampton souvenirs, gifts and mm-mm-good ice cream. For information call them at 631-283-3901.
Whites of East Hampton, 81 Main Street, is having a “Renee Stern Cosmetics” event featuring her famous eye shadow collection on Tuesday, August 16, 2–5 p.m. Renee, a former associate beauty editor at Mademoiselle magazine as well as creator and host of her own cable TV show on beauty and fashion, will be personally giving her professional advice, showing each attendee how her long-wearing shadows can enhance “the look” by using the right eye color shades. There are 30 glorious shades composed of gem tones, neutrals, metallics, highlighters and shimmers to enhance the very best look for year-round eye beauty. For information call 631-324-0082.
Don’t forget to get the dish on “Bling Bone Bubbles & Biscuits,” a summer shopping event and doggie trunk show on Saturday, August 13, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Catherine Malandrino Boutique, 25 Newtown Lane, East Hampton. Be sure to bring your dog for a special treat and sip on champagne while you shop! This is a great opportunity to meet other local dog lovers and their pets, in addition to learning about the latest Bling Bone fashions for both you and your best friend. And 15% of the proceeds from everything sold from the store and trunk show will benefit ARF (Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons). Visit www.blingbone.com, www.arfhamptons.org.
At Gail Rothwell, 66 Newtown Lane, East Hampton, you will find that Gail is currently retailing the JanePost collection. Stop in and see a little bit of summer and a little bit of early fall fashions. Call for information, 631-324-6666.
Kailani, 729C Montauk Highway, Montauk, is having an Organik Trunk Show on Saturday, August 13, 9 a.m.-9 p.m., and a Sirens & Sailors party from 3-7 p.m., serving drinks and light snacks! Organik is the best source for your favorite beach lifestyle clothing labels. Begun in Hawaii and inspired by a love of nature, Organik hand picks and exclusively uses organic cotton, sustainable materials and fabrics made from recycled plastic. All clothing in the collection is produced in the USA. Call Kristin at 631-668-1518.
A NEW KID ON THE BLOCK:
PermaLine Cosmetics, 46 Jobs Lane, Southampton, offers micropigmentation, more commonly known as permanent makeup, and also specializes in high-end, very natural looking results. Permaline offers both cosmetic adjustments (eyebrow reshaping, eyelash enhancement, lip rejuvenation) as well as medical treatments (scar camouflaging, areola/nipple restoration, needling, and hair replacement). Emilia Berry, originally from Germany, moved to the East End in 2008. She started her business 10 years ago in Munich and expanded into several countries in Europe. Berry recently brought her business to New York, traveling back and forth to maintain her European clientele, which consists of many celebrities and royals. Featured on German television and in Vogue, Berry is also a painter and has had a few exhibitions in the area over the last couple of years. Most of her clients say that her artistic eye is what makes her treatments so special. Permaline Cosmetics is also located at 107 Woodbury Road, Huntington. You can see more details about the services, along with before and after photos, on the website, www.PermaLineCosmetics.com. For information call 631-566-5988.
Until next week. Ciao and Happy Shopping!
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