Saying goodbye to April and hello to May means we have 31 new opportunities. Among those opportunities are some pretty amazing fashion events. We have gathered some perfect ways to celebrate almost every holiday this month. The fact that the Kentucky Derby and Cinco de Mayo fall on the same day should encourage you to put on your best outfit to sip a julep and a margarita. Consequently, may the fourth and fashion be with you this month.
True Boutique is Turning 1!
When: Thursday, May 3 from 4 to 6 p.m.
Where: Stanley Marketplace — 2501 Dallas St. #164 in Aurora
The Lowdown: True Boutique wants you to help them celebrate its first birthday with door prizes, live music and a trunk show with Ambika Herbals. Enjoy small bites and cocktails while perusing some of True’s stylish clothing and accessories. Above all, you don’t want to miss the complimentary energy healing ‘tune ups’ with Ariel.
Kentucky Derby PRE-RACE Brunch Party
When: Saturday, May 5 from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Where: The Ramble Hotel — 1280 25th St., Denver
Admission: $50 – $75 (Tickets HERE)
The Lowdown: We all love a good derby party, so when you make it a brunch, then you know it’s going down. Head to the stylish new hotel located in RiNo to join The Asian Real Estate Association of Denver for its second annual Kentucky Derby PRE-RACE Brunch Party. Your admission includes bottomless mimosas, brunch items prepared by Death & Co, live entertainment and a fashion show. Dress to the nines for a chance to win 2018 Best Hat, Purse & Shoe or 2018 Best Overall Outfit & Best Shoe. Additionally, the ticket proceeds and a portion of all silent auction sales will benefit Habitat for Humanity.
Neiman Marcus Events
Where: Cherry Creek Shopping Center, 3030 E 1st Ave., Denver
First Call Sale
When: April 26 – May 8; see store hours; throughout the store.
The Lowdown: First markdown of the season.
When: April 28 – May 6; see store hours; Cosmetics, Level One
The Lowdown: Make-up and skin care tips and tricks for the season. DJ from 1 – 5 p.m.. Special offers vary by vendor.
When: April 28 – May 6; see store hours; Precious Jewels Salon/Designer Jewelry,
The Lowdown: View the exquisite collections of precious and semi-precious jewelry.
Nini Jewels Trunk Show
When: May 2 – 3; 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Precious Jewels Salon, Level One
The Lowdown: Every creation is brilliantly and vibrantly colorful and engineered with innovation – for lasting value and generations of enjoyment. For more information call 720.941.4519
Margo Morrison Trunk Show
When: May 5; 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Precious Jewels Salon, Level One
Beauty, Level One
The Lowdown: Each piece of jewelry is elevated to a timeless work of art by the expert layering of semi-precious stones, oxidized sterling silver, freshwater pearls and 18 karat yellow gold.
Akris Punto Pre-Fall Trunk Show
When: May 22; 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Fine Apparel, Level Two
The Lowdown: The sister line of the renowned Akris luxury collections, exudes a relaxed vibe with a sporty touch. View the incredible collection including dresses, jackets, blouses and more.
Fur Restyle Event
When: May 23 – 24; 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Fine Apparel, Level Two
The Lowdown: Consult with Stephen Stewart – from our Whittier California studio – about taking your existing fur or leather article and enhancing the garment to a modern cut or completely different style. To schedule an appointment, call 303.329.2600, ext. 4529.
When: May 23 – June 3; 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Fine Apparel, Level Two
The Lowdown: Excellent values on select designer fashions.
MAY SPA DAYS – When: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Cosmetics, Level One
Services include Facials, treatments, beauty makeovers and special-occasion consultations.
May 2 Cle de Peau Spa
May 3 Guerlain
May 4 – 6 La Mer
May 9 La Prairie
May 10 – 12 Sisley Paris Signature Skincare Event
May 18 Tata Harper
Shop, Sip and Help Fight Colon Cancer
When: Thursday, May 10 from 4 to 7 p.m.
Where: lulu’s furniture — 3475 S. University Blvd. Englewood
The Lowdown: If you’re ever looking for ways to liven your living space, lulu’s Furniture & Décor is your go-to. They offer unique, affordable and stylish goods and interior design services that you will love. Join together at the new expanded space at Hampden and University with libations and appetizers. Also, the shop is dedicating the night to fighting colon cancer amongst young adults. Most noteworthy, lulu’s will donate proceeds from each sale to Dr. Christopher Lieu’s colon cancer research taking place at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus.
Josh Rosebrook In-Store Appearance + Event at AILLEA
When: Thursday, May 10 from 6 to 7:30 p.m.
Where: AILLEA at Cherry Creek Shopping Center — 3000 E 1st Ave #203, Denver,
The Lowdown: AILLEA is known for hosting events with the beauty heavyweights. Josh Rosebrook is no exception. While the master innovator and clean beauty enthusiast has made a name for himself by creating top of the line beauty products, he has done so using plants only. Relish in guided facials, an intimate Q&A session and a special gift with purchase for shoppers at this one-of-a-kind event.
Mother’s Day Trunk Show at Balefire Goods
When: Saturday, May 12 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: Balefire Goods — 7417 Grandview Ave., Arvada
Admission: FREE (RSVP HERE)
The Lowdown: Jewelry artists from all over our great state will be showing off their amazing work just in time for you to spoil your mama with a one-of-a-kind gift. So not only can you meet the artists, but you can live it up with free mimosas and chocolate from the Honduras Chocolate Company. For this reason, you don’t want to miss the artists including Nikki Nation Jewelry, Kirsten Denbow Designs, Ace of Studio Luna Verde and Adriane Panciera.
Dashin’ for Fashion
When: Saturday, May 19 from 9 to 11 p.m.
Where: The Goods Restaurant on Colfax — 2550 East Colfax Ave., Denver
Admission: $15 – $200 (RSVP HERE)
The Lowdown: Salon Utopia and Kouture are ready to show you a night of fun and fashion. All ticket sales and 10 percent of the evening’s bar sales will go directly to Dash for Smiles, a local nonprofit that benefits children born with cleft lip and palate.