Spaaah: Ravella at Lake Las Vegas is giving happy hour a makeover with its Sip & Spa Thursdays, a weekly ladies’ event from 6-8 p.m. every Thursday at The Spa at Ravella. Each week, The Spa will feature a fun new duo like Martinis & Manicures, Mojitos & Makeovers, Mai Tais & Massages and more for $25. Guests enjoy an express treatment, signature cocktail, light bites and spa gift. Call 567-4600 to make a reservation.
Love Jones: Jones New York’s resident stylist Lloyd Boston makes a personal appearance 2-4 p.m. Saturday at Macy’s at Fashion Show mall. He’ll show guests how to wear classics seven different ways. There will be a fashion show, personal style appointments and a chance to win a makeover and walk in the show’s finale.
Neimans News: Don’t miss the Evening Gown Caravan today through Saturday in dress collections at Neiman Marcus. The Robert Graham trunk show is also Saturday. View the latest collection and get a gift with your qualifying purchase. The King Baby trunk show is 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday in men’s furnishings and Stephanie Anne makes a personal appearance Wednesday and Thursday in designer jewelry.
Sak it to Me: It’s St. John Focus Day today in the St. John Boutique at Saks Fifth Avenue. Check out the Barrett-Jackson runway show Friday through Tuesday from noon to 6 p.m. on the hour on the Fashion Show runway. It’s Men’s and Women’s Contemporary Week Sept. 30-Oct. 2 in the contemporary department. Get a Joie handbag or Psycho Bunny socks as a gift with a $250 purchase.
Haute Home: Las Vegas Design Center brings back its Design Center 101 tours from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Oct. 8, Oct. 22 and Nov. 5 at the Las Vegas Design Center at World Market Center. It’s open to the public and offers the largest selection of fine home furnishings and decor in the city. Call 599-3093 for more information and to RSVP.
Tivoli Treats: It’s Wine Away Wednesdays from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Republic of Couture. It’s a part of a monthly mixer intended for women to meet, socialize and pamper themselves. Guests will enjoy wine tasting as well as two glasses of wine, light passed appetizers from Brio Tuscan Grille and browse clothes and accessories. Admission is $13.65 if booked in advance at wineawaywednesday.eventbrite.com or $15 at the door.
Bigger and Better: Exclamations! Salon celebrates a 900-square-foot expansion with The Event from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday at the salon. It now includes two massage rooms, a facial room and a front section for three manicurists. Come celebrate the salon’s new look. Everyone who attends receives Exclamation points to purchase retail and boutique items at a discount that evening.
Miles and Miles: For the month of September, Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood will collect donations in its fountain for Shriners Hospitals for Children in honor of the 2011 Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open. The official tournament trophy, as well as a wax figure of Justin Timberlake from Madame Tussauds Las Vegas will be on display at Memorabilia International. Shoppers are encouraged to take pictures with the trophy and wax sculpture after tossing their spare change into the center’s fountain. All collections will be donated to Shriners Hospitals for Children.
Yay for Yoga: Qua Baths & Spa at Caesars celebrates National Yoga Month with a variety of yoga classes and a complimentary dosha reading for guests who participate in any yoga class in September. A traditional form of Eastern medicine, dosha readings are designed to promote better health and well being. Yoga classes are $15 and led by yoga master Swami Ramanada. For more information, log onto quabathsandspa.com.
Fashion for Cause: The Steampunk Cause-Play Couture Fashion Show, from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday at Artifice, will benefit Spread the Word Nevada and The Center Las Vegas. Brieanna Brock, Mina Kahn and Amber Foley host the event at 1025 First St. There will be raffles, a silent auction, photo booth, shot specials and more.
Special Spa: The Spa at Four Seasons in Las Vegas is among the world’s best, according to "Travel + Leisure" magazine’s latest readers’ poll. The spa ranked third on the magazine’s list of Top Five Hotel Spas in the U.S. and Canada. It was the only Vegas spa listed and it’s in the September issue.
Fifties Fashion: The city of Henderson has partnered with Bettie Page Clothing to debut the first-ever Super Run fashion show at this year’s classic car show. Models will hit the runway, unveiling the boutique’s fall collection at 7 p.m. Sept. 24 at the Henderson Events Plaza. Spectator admission is complimentary. Fashions will feature a ’50s retro flair.
Fashion for Fans: In collaboration with the NFL, Old Navy will now offer apparel and accessories for all professional football and select collegiate sports teams in the United States with its Superfan Nation shops. Each store will have a tailored collection that caters to the favorite teams of the local communities. Apparel will start at $14.94 and the assortment of hard goods and accessories will start at $5.50.
Now Open: The Bebe store at Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood was closed for renovation and has now reopened.
Grand Opening: Local hair, makeup and body painting artist Krystle Randall now has a home base at SkinCity studio at 1209 S. Main St. SkinCity Body Painting and much more will be conducted out of this studio.
Playing Games: Shapewear designer Nancy Ganz has combined her experience in the worlds of fashion and business to create Fashion Fantasy Game, an innovative online platform that allows teens to design, create and manage their own clothing lines and virtual boutiques. It offers monthly contests and real-world opportunities. Start playing at fashionfantasygame.com.
Be a Man: Misura, a men’s fine apparel boutique, is now open at The Mirage. Misura offers brands such as Hugo Boss, Lacoste, Tommy Bahama, True Religion, Affliction, Puma and Calvin Klein.
Wax Poetic: The Birthday Suit has opened in Las Vegas at 7645 S. Rainbow Blvd., Suite 101. A wide range of waxing and mini spa services are offered here.