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COURTESY PIGTAILS & CREWCUTS
In addition to providing kids' and adults' haircuts, Pigtails & Crewcuts salon hosts many a childrens' party, turning little ones into princesses, princes and pirates.
Salon woos wee ones
If you're looking for a kid-friendly setting for junior's first haircut, Pigtails & Crewcuts has opened its doors at the new Moanalua Shopping Center, 930 Valkenburgh St.
The salon features a playroom with blocks, wooden train and other toys, and a Nintendo Game Cube for older children. Above every haircutting station is a TV screen featuring family-friendly movies. Custom-made pint-sized barber chairs are shaped like airplanes, cars and fire engines, complete with bells.
Two full-sized barber chairs accommodate grown-ups just along for the ride.
Call 422-4300 for appointments or party scheduling. Visit www.pigtailsandcrewcuts.com.
Retail Therapy returns
Great clothes, live music and freebies, too. Who can resist a little Retail Therapy? Bamboo Sky boutique is hosting its second event from 5 to 10 tonight.
Featured designers are Ginger 13, Indah Clothing, Scrapbook, Golden Child Jewelry, Cirque leather, Sola2 clothing, Lucy Love, Lily Lotus, Bamboo Sky and Haviannas.
There will also be spa treatments from Genesis 7 Spa, music by Tempo Valley and free Lush cosmetics.
The event takes place at the boutique, with the party crossing over into the adjoining Osake Lounge, at 1700 Kapiolani Blvd. Admission is free.
Pick up SMART tips
SMART magazine is starting the festive season early with the SMART Holiday Bash at Skyline, 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Saturday in the Hanohano Room at the Sheraton Waikiki.
Check out the magazine's holiday issue while enjoying a fashion show staged by Bamboo Sky. And to get ready for the event, enter to win a pre-party InstaLift Oxygen Facial, followed by a Glo Minerals makeup application. To enter yourself and a friend, drop an e-mail note to email@example.com with "Honolulu Laser Co." in the subject line.
For VIP reservations, send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
NM dazzles all senses
Neiman Marcus is in full holiday mode with a series of events this month and next. Here's the calendar of "Be Jeweled" events and the "First Resort" premiere of resort collections, just for the coming week:
» Manolo Blahnik Resort 2007 Trunk Show: View the designer's new Resort Collection during store hours through Saturday. In the Shoe Salon, Level One.
» Gurhan trunk show: View Turkish designer Orhan Gurhan's 24-karat gold jewelry incorporating gemstones and precious stones from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. tomorrow and Saturday in Designer Jewelry, Level One, presented by Gurhan representative Julie Cantwell.
» Damiani trunk show: The Italian jewelry company known as a "jeweler to the stars" and European royalty will show its new collection incorporating rare Tahitian black pearls, as well as its newest Sophia Loren collection, which combines classic diamond jewelry with rose gold. Meet Kari Dietz, Western region sales director, during the show from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. tomorrow and Saturday in Precious Jewels Salon, Level One.
» St. John event: Company rep Lesley Keys will present the St. John 2007 Resort Collection, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today and tomorrow in Designer Sportswear, Level Two.
» The Scent Event: Experience all things fragrant for body and soul, home and hearth. With $85 fragrance or cosmetic purchase, receive a gold metallic wristlet with sample-size goodies inside. During store hours Nov. 21 through 26 in Cosmetics, Level One.