is enormous. Some of the lines include: Chanel, Armani, Calvin Klein,
Ferragamo, Cazal, Caviar, Gucci, Tura, Persol, Moschino, Alain Mikli, Kio
Yamato, Dolce & Gabbana and Oakley. Ziggy's Optical is at 3417 Via Lido
in Newport Beach. Information: (949) 673-1883.
Young Seconds, everyone's favorite upscale children's consignment
clothing store, is having a huge blowout sale on many of its new designer
lines. It's also having a clearance sale on all of its Fairy Tale
dresses. The dresses are priced between $10 and $25.
"We are also excited to feature, for a limited time, a very special
layette line by a popular designer at wholesale price or below," says
Molly Kiefer of Young Seconds. "Hurry in for best selection." The store
hours are Monday from noon to 4 p.m., Tuesday through Thursday from 10
a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. Young Seconds is at 436
Heliotrope in Corona del Mar. Information: (949) 673-2120.
The First Call Sale is underway at Neiman Marcus through Monday. It's
one of the best sales of the year, and you'll find merchandise reduced
from 25% to 65% throughout the store. On sale are couture apparel,
women's designer sportswear, evening wear; suits and dresses, career
sportswear and petites; women's designer shoes and handbags; designer
jewelry and home decor; women's intimate apparel, hosiery and fashion
accessories; men's suits, sportswear, sport coats, trousers, formal wear,
shoes and furnishings; women's swimwear; children's apparel, toys and
accessories. Neiman Marcus is at Fashion Island in Newport Beach.
Information: (949) 759-1900.
June is national rose month and Home Depot has bargains on roses
starting at $5.47. Of course there are other bargains to be found in the
store's garden section that include gallon impatiens at $2.77, gallon
cuphea at $2.77 and gallon verbena at $3.88. There are also four-inch
herbs at $1.56, four-inch vegetables at 99 cents, and five-gallon citrus
at $16.88. Home Depot guarantees its plants for one year. Home Depot is