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  1. Pre-Mom’s Day Party LA
    What: Share champagne and cupcakes while you and your mom custom-design something special with Bare Jewelry.
    Why: She’s a good mama jama.
    When: Sat., 2-5 p.m.
    Where: Des Kohan, 671 Cloverdale Ave., b/t Wilshire Blvd. & 6th St., Miracle Mile (323-857-0200). R.S.V.P. to
    Traffic Warehouse Sale
    What: Clothing and accessories by Chloe, Twelfth Street by Cynthia Vincent, Kooba, and such up to 70 percent off.
    Why: Rubbernecking allowed.
    When: Sat. & Sun., 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Where: 920 N. Formosa Ave., b/t Santa Monica Blvd. & Willoughby Ave., West Hollywood (323-969-1962).

    Marc by Marc Jacobs Store Opens San fran
    What: Pretty prints and lovely bags give you one more reason to make a trip to Fillmore Street.
    Why: On your Marc, get set, go.
    When: Today.
    Where: 2142 Fillmore St., at Sacramento St. (415-447-9322).

    Black Images Book Bazaar Dallas
    What: Independent store carries an expansive selection of African-American tomes.
    Why: The only ones who know how to read you.
    When: Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
    Where: 230 Wynnewood Village, Oak Cliff (214-943-0142).

    Kentucky Derby Event Chicago
    What: Complimentary mint juleps and a 15 percent discount for customers in hats.
    Why: Sombreros welcome.
    When: Sat., 1-7 p.m.
    Where: Koros, 1019 W. Lake St., b/t Carpenter & Morgan Sts. (312-738-0155).
    Treasure Hunt Sample SaleWhat: Merchandise Mart showrooms slash prices up to 70 percent.
    Why: Put down the cerveza and shop.
    When: Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Where: Merchandise Mart Design Center, at Kinzie & Wells Sts., 7th flr. (312-527-4141).

    Knoll Studio Sale Boston
    What: Chic, ultra-modern pieces (nearly half off) from super-cool ecological furniture designer.
    Why: Have a seat.
    When: Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sat., 11 a.m.-5 p.m. May 5- 12.Where: Showroom, 240 Stuart St. (617-482-4805).

    Luxury Trunk Show at Nine Zero
    What: Ogle everything from Michelle Revere’s home collection to Loro Piano cashmere.
    Why: Live well, be well.
    When: Thurs.-Sat., 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
    Where: 90 Tremont St. (617-772-5800).
    Designer Jewelry Trunk Show
    What: Various discounts on summer jewelry from the likes of Damiani, Furrer-Jacot, Tycoon Cut, Piero Milano, Peter Storm, and Henry Designs.
    Why: Your shining moment.
    When: Sat., noon-4 p.m.
    Where: Alpha Omega, Natick Mall, 1245 Worcester Rd., Natick (508-655-0700)

    Spring Shopping Night Washington DC
    What: Champagne and 25 percent off Phillip Lim, Nicholas K, Rozae Nichols, and John Varvatos. Why: You’re hot to trot.
    When: Thurs., 4-8 p.m.
    Where: Muléh, 1831 14th St. NW, b/t S & T Sts. (202-667-3440).