Diva Dessert: Amore Patisserie at Mandarin Oriental Las Vegas has created gelatos inspired by the four lead characters in “Sex and the City 2.” Chef Gianni Santin created the stylishly sweet treats that include the Mr. Big Chocolate, Carrie’s Cosmo and Samantha’s Forbidden Apple.
Open up Shop: Thomas Sabo has opened its newest Las Vegas boutique (the original is at Fashion Show mall) at the Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian. The brand is internationally known for using the highest quality silver with trendsetting designs at affordable prices.
In the Bag: Through June 13, Brighton is offering a limited-edition Brighton Blvd. City Bag free with a single Brighton purchase of $100 or more. The bag retails for $100.
New Store: H&M will open its largest U.S. store to date at the Forum Shops at Caesars in late fall ’10. The 60,000-square-foot store will include trends for ladies, men, young ladies, young men and children, as well as accessories. Other new retailers at the Forum Shops include UGG this fall, Christian Audigier this summer, True Religion Brand Jeans this fall and Inglot this fall.
On the Run: From now through the end of August, lucy at Town Square is offering 20 percent off any full-priced lucy item to customers who present a race bib. In addition, racers who come in first, second or third, dressed in head-to-toe lucy, get a lucy Training Tank and Propel Bottom. Log onto lucy.com/competeandwin for more information. Lucy also recently launched the Lucy Propel Collection, made special for runners.
Neimans News: Neiman Marcus hosts Camp Gorgeous today through June 20. Receive an NM Exclusive tote with an $85 purchase. Also, check out Oscar de la Renta’s trunk show in the Couture Salon June 10-11.
Thrifty Opening: The newest Savers in Las Vegas is now open at 2620 S. Decatur Blvd. Check it out for secondhand haute couture, vintage finds and other unexpected treasures.
Sak it to Me: Saks Fifth Avenue hosts Color of Summer Beauty Week through Saturday. Spend $75 in fragrances or cosmetics and receive a beach bag with three special offers inside. The department store also has its Father’s Day Focus Week Sunday through June 19 in the Men’s Store.
Big is Beautiful: The “My Fabulous Body” contest, sponsored by Swimsuits for All, calls on confident plus-size women to express why they feel fabulous today. The contest runs through Aug. 24 and the grand prize is a $1,000 American Express gift card. Contestants can log onto swimsuitsforallcontest.com for more details.