The New England Revolution Kicks Off World Cup 2010

House of Blues: The New England Revolution will kick-off the World Cup on Saturday June 12, 2010. Come witness as the USA make’s history and takes on England in a critical opening match. Watch the game on the House of Blues big screens for easy viewing.

Blues will have raffles for items like framed jerseys and merchandise signed by celebrated players to benefit the World Cup Boston 2010 and The International House of Blues Foundation.

Sample Sales LA Style

Have those credit cards and comfortable heels ready because this weekend will keep you busy. Its sample sale season folks! Lets see the lineup:

Tiny Bandit Multi-designer Sample Sale is the only one-day and limited time sale in the bunch. Thursday, from 5-10pm, get up to 75% off summer cloths from Jenny Han, Riviera Club and other labels along with close-out vintage, drink specials, and $1 tacos!

Next hop over to Geren Ford Sample Sale. Thursday or Friday raid the stash from the beginning priced from $10-$150. Thursday-Saturday you can hit WeSC for sample and collection pieces including denim, tees, hoodies, dresses, sweats, accessories, and the brand’s signature headphones for $12-$80. Steven Alan is having a sample sale that will last from Thursday through Sunday. Snag men’s, women’s, and kids’ classic shirting as well as a first time sale on Freecity and more at 30-75% off.

The New Boudoir at Coco de Ville

755 N La Cienega Blvd (south of Santa Monica)
West Hollywood

On La Cienega there is a new look to an old club. Coco de Ville's walls of dark pink, black, purple, and green have been transformed to more regal gold and blue hues. The Parisian theme is not only in the new colors but in the crystal chandeliers, overstuffed chairs and a faux fireplace that flickers in the smoking annex. The bar has new oak details and antique distressed mirrors. But Boudoir didn’t loose its edge. You will find the DJ booth located at the center of the club flanked by poles and several gold dancing “cages” on the main floor.

Ripka This Jewelry Sample Sale

With funds being tight everyone can use a sale. And like every female, I could never have enough jewelry. Now you can have style with saving since Judith Ripka is having sample sales on her 18k Couture and Silver Collections.

Save 50-70% on some of your most desired rings, necklaces, braclets, and earings. The three-day sample sale will be from Thur. June 10 till Sat. June 8, at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza. They are located 2015 Avenue of the Stars. Even more reason to buy something you love is free parking with purchase.

For additional information check www.judithripka.com.

New Outfits in Your Old Closet

Just because you don’t like anything in your wardrobe doesn’t mean you have to start from scratch. There could be a lot of potential in that closet that you’re missing out on. So before you go and throw it all away why not go to J. Sybylla Smith.

With experience at W and Rolling Stone you know Smith knows her stuff. Enroll in group or private session and create new looks from existing pieces.

If you like what you hear go to www.gotodesignstudio.com. The Wardrobe Consultation can run from $175 -$375. Can only be reserved by appointment only.

Make Your Own Mojitos at RumBa

RumBa Rum and Champagne Bar is having some fun teaching all who reserve a spot how to make Mojitos. Every Monday from 6-7pm you can learn how to prepare two versions of a Mojito. The bartending class will take place at the waterside patio (smile:)), is $35 a person, and offers complimentary snacks. You even get to take home a muddler so you can hone your mojito skills at home.

RumBa Rum and Champagne Bar @ The InterContinental Boston Hotel
510 Atlantic Avenue
Boston, MA 02210
617-217-5148 for reservations

The Hamptons Storm LA

Is money tight? Can’t stretch a trip (or never could) to the Hamptons this summer? That’s okay because SBE (Industry, MI-6) has a new night club in LA called The Colony and it's fresh with a Hamptons theme.

After weeks of private previews this club is finally open to the public. The Colony (previously White Lotus and Halo) is bringing the Hamptons to LA. Walk across the entryway's the wooden-plank floor, and through a door that looks like a lifeguard stand. Once inside, lounge in a boat, or on a patio with complete with white couches. Or make your way over to the wide hammocks hung over a shallow pool and a spacious dance floor.

Ride The Rodeo Drive Ferris Wheel of Fashion

The Rodeo Drive Committee has announced that during its one-night shopping spree known as Fashion’s Night Out (FNO) shoppers will have the opportunity to ride a Ferris Wheel.

On Friday, Sept. 10, 2010 over 50 of Rodeo Drive retailers will participate in Fashion’s Night Out, the one-night shopping spree. Shop at Chanel, Gucci, Prada, and Valentino with there extended store hours and sip some cocktails in between. When your feet are tired and you wallet worn take a ride on a Ferris wheel.

To get a free ride for two on the Ferris wheel, show a receipt from a purchase made that evening on Rodeo Drive. Along with the Ferris wheel, the festivities of the event will include extended shopping hours, assorted in-store events, and cocktails.

'Dress' On Newbury End of Season Sale

Boston’s ‘Dress’ is having an end of season sale, which started Tuesday June 1 but don’t worry there is still time to snatch up some of your favorite designers for up to 50% off. Find the Spring 2010 collections from designers like Twelfth Street by Cynthia Vincent, Loeffler Randle, Tucker, and many more. Remember all sale items are final.

‘Dress’ is located at 221 Newbury St., Back Bay. There hours are Mon.-Thurs., 11a.m.- 7 p.m.; Fri.& Sat., 11 a.m.- 6 p.m.; Sun., noon – 5 p.m. Visit there sale blog at www.dressboston.com/shop/sale. For more information on size availability, fit, or to place an order call 617-424-7125.

And On Father's Day Dad Rested

With Father’s Day coming up, getting a gift for Dad can be a difficult task. But look no further then The Langham Hotel. Throughout the month of June treat Dad to Spa time in Chuan Body + Soul. Chuan has manly treatments including A Man’s World, which includes a massage, back exfoliation, and facial cleanse. Normally this 75-minute treatment is $165, but during the month of June, this special gift for Dad will only cost $140! and afterwards Dad can extend his time and use the two-floor fitness center, whirlpool, and indoor pool.