The third annual Jewelry Love event will be at 1:30 p.m. Nov. 15 at Summerset at Frick Park Clubhouse in Squirrel Hill.
It was started by Pittsburgh Allderdice High School teacher Julie Farber, who teaches a jewelry-making class at the Squirrel Hill school, after a mother of one of Farber's students died from cancer. The woman had started the company Cancer be Glammed with another student's mother, Lisa Lurie.
Each year, 20 to 25 recipients who have or are battling cancer are identified, and students create jewelry just for them.
• Glitter & Grit bridal boutique,at 5300 Butler St. in Lawrenceville, will have an And For Love trunk show Nov. 14 to 16 by appointment.
• Sandra Cadavid will have a trunk show of handbags and jewelry from noon to 2 p.m. Nov. 16 at Kiya Tomlin Pittsburgh studio, 5983 Broad St., East Liberty.
• Larrimor's, 249 Fifth Ave., Downtown, will have a Margo Morrison trunk show Nov. 20 and 21 and an Escada trunk show Nov. 20 to 22. Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
• The Justin Alexander bridal trunk show at MB Bride,123 S. Urania Ave., Greensburg, has been extended through Nov. 16. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 14, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 15 and noon to 4 p.m. Nov. 16.
MAKE YOUR MARK
Jules, a women's and men's clothing boutique at 4502 Butler St., Lawrenceville, will have a Make Your Mark party from 6 to 9 p.m. Nov. 20. Shop and peruse an exhibit by artist Victoria Bradley-Morris.
FASHION FOR FREEDOM
The Fashion For Freedom event to honor and thank our troops will be at 6 p.m. Nov. 15 at the American Legion Post 474 in Zelienople. Proceeds will benefit Defenders for Freedom, a nonprofit organization that sends care packages to troops overseas, and provides financial assistant to veterans and wounded soldiers.
Models will feature semi-formal attire while walking the runway with a current or veteran military member. Fashions will be provided by Eye Kandy Boutique Clothing and Accessories. Tickets are $20, $30 for VIP. Details: 724-822-1790
The Indie Knit and Spin, a Pittsburgh Yarn & Fiber Artists' Festival, will be from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 15 at Wilkins School Community Center in Regent Square. There will be yarn and fiber dyers, spinners, designers, creators, sewers and knitters.
The American Girl fashion show will be at 11 a.m., 2:30 and 6 p.m. Nov. 15 and 1 and 4 p.m. Nov. 16 at the Pittsburgh Field Club, Fox Chapel. The event will benefit The Junior League of Pittsburgh's initiative to empower and educate children. There will be a presentation of historical and contemporary fashions.
ReFined Culture will have an open model call for women and men from 1 to 4 p.m. Nov. 16 at Pittsburgh Center for the Arts in Shadyside. Must be age 14 or older.
Ragged Row, a wearable fashions lifestyle boutique with custom-based Pittsburgh designs, including menswear, has opened its second location at 116 Bakery Square Road in Bakery Square, East End. The other store is in Sewickley. Brands include Citizens of Humanity and Alo Yoga as well as Pittsburgh-inspired Ragged PGH. Read more here: black prom dresses uk