Novecento Boutique at Crystal Cove Promenade is an upscale European boutique for women. It specializes in Italian, French, and American designers from New York and Los Angeles. Owners Alex and Melika Towhidian select elegant furs, evening dresses, fun casual wear, Italian shoes, and accessories. Melika designs comfortable dresses in French silk jersey, perfect for everyday wear and great for traveling. Fits are flattering, and she offers custom designs. Together Alex and Melika design a line of comfortable casual shoes for fall. Novecento offers a 40%-off shoe sale on spring and summer styles. Open 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday to Saturday; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday. 8002 E. Coast Highway in Newport Coast. (949) 715-1700. www.novecentofashion.com.
Makeup artist Trish McEvoy makes a personal appearance today at Neiman Marcus. Trish McEvoy has a wonderful line of skincare, makeup, fragrance, professional brushes and more.
Open 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday to Friday; 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday; noon to 6 p.m. Sunday. Fashion Island in Newport Beach. (949) 759-1900. www.neimanmarcus.com.