Trend Watch: TV star hosts shopping event

May 01, 2013|By Alisha Gomez
  • Janel Parrish, star of ABC Family's "Pretty Little Liars," will appear at the Irvine Spectrum on Saturday.
Janel Parrish, star of ABC Family's "Pretty…

"Pretty Little Liars" star Janel Parrish will be at the Foreign Exchange clothing shop at the Irvine Spectrum on Saturday.

Parrish will host the celebrity shopping event, posing for pictures, picking out her favorite pieces from the shop's collections and chatting with fans, according to a news release.

Also making appearances are Lindsay Yenter and Ashlee Frazier from "The Bachelor."

Celebrity stylists and fashion bloggers will also be on hand, acting as Foreign Exchange "fashion experts" and lending their expertise to shoppers. Experts expected to attend include Cat Wright, Marcellas Reynolds, Jennifer Chan, Toni Ferrara, Reichelle Palo, Roxy of and Jenny of

Treats will be provided by Goodie Delights and Hint Water. Parrish will make her appearance from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Yenter and Frazier will be at the event from 3 to 4 p.m.

The Irvine Spectrum is at 81 Fortune Drive; (949) 585-5134.


Longchamp, Instyle Magazine event at SCP


InStyle Magazine and upscale accessories label Longchamp at South Coast Plaza are hosting a preview of the LM Cuir Collection of leather handbags Thursday.

Guests also will enjoy refreshments and complimentary manicures inspired by the new handbag collection. The event is from 6 to 8 p.m. and a portion of sales from Thursday to Sunday will benefit the Festival of Children Foundation.

Those interested in attending the event can RSVP to Longchamp is at South Coast Plaza, 3333 Bristol St., Costa Mesa; (714) 436-1963.


'Go Orange for Boston'

Newport Beach's Orangetheory Fitness is supporting those affected by the Boston Marathon bombings with its "Go Orange for Boston" event.

For every Orangetheory Fitness member who signs up for the Wahoo's Orange County 5K on Sunday, the fitness studio will donate half of the $40 registration fee to The One Fund Boston to help the victims of the Boston tragedy, according to a news release.

Members must provide proof of registration to Orangetheory before Saturday. Participants will receive an orange team shirt, along with a blue and yellow armband, the colors of the Boston Athletic Assn.

The Wahoo's OC 5K starts at 7:30 a.m. at the Orange County Fair and Event Center, 88 Fair Drive in Costa Mesa.

Orangetheory is at 1040 Irvine Ave.; (949) 630-0555.


Rebecca Taylor tote in time for mom

Daily Pilot Articles Daily Pilot Articles