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  • Stacked crystal necklace from Luv Aj, $220

On Saturday, Sofia (72 E. Oak) hosts a trunk show for Luv Aj jewelry designer Amanda Thomas, known for her “bad girl bling.” It’s on from 11 AM to 7 PM; stop by after 5 for a party with cocktails, giveaways, and more.

On Saturday and Sunday, Eskell (1509 N. Milwaukee) offers the designer duo’s Fall 2011 collection at wholesale prices.

Through March 15 shop the spring collections at Tula, 3738 N. Southport, and save when you spend: get $25 off when you spend $200 or more and $50 if you spend $300 or more.

This one’s for the professionals: the Apparel Industry Board, Inc., is holding a seminar on the all-important topics of costing for designers on Monday evening. It’s from 5:45 to 7:45 PM at AIBI HQ, 350 N. Orleans, suite 690. The cost is $50 for AIBI members, $65 for non-members. Call 312-836-1041 or email aibi@aibi.com to reserve your spot.