Here is this week's FYI list:
Signatures, a woman’s boutique, will sponsor a trunk show featuring Peace of Cloth and Pure Amici from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Mercato, 9100 Strada Place, Naples. The event features informal modeling, a light lunch catered by McCormick and Schmick’s and raffles that will benefit Naples mental health resources. Information: 254-5800
Kip Barry’s Magic is having a sale on Halloween costumes for pets at Tin City, 1200 Fifth Ave. S., Naples. Information: 213-0001
Marissa Collections is presenting a hat style session at 10 a.m. Thursday at 1167 Third St. S., Naples. Christine A. Moore, a hat designer, will be the guest speaker and discuss what style sets off your face, hair style and accentuates your outfit. A trunk show featuring hat designers, Janie Jacobs Jewelry Designs and Clara Casavina vintage handbags will be held Thursday through Saturday. Information and reservations: 687-1148.
Stewart Travel Service will host 25 cruise lines and tour companies at an international travel show to be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Collection at Vanderbilt, 2355 Vanderbilt Beach Road, Naples. Learn about the hottest destinations and products for 2010.
Learn about native cultures when you visit the new exhibit “Florida’s Indigenous People,” at the Collier County Museum, 3301 U.S. 41 E., Naples. The exhibit includes a mysterious fired clay “adorno” or human figurine that was found locally. Information: 252-8476
You can own the same tile print signature top from Bobby Jones that Tiger Wood’s wife, Elin Nordegren, sported at one of his tournaments. The short sleeve top has self ruffles and embroidering on the left bottom edge is made of 98 percent cotton with 2 percent spandex to give you stretch. Retail price is $155 and available at Bobby Jones, 1209 Third St. S., Naples. Information: 263-3644
Gulf Coast Town Center is now selling CBL Select Gift Cards that will be accepted anywhere American Express cards are accepted. Gulf Town Center is located at I-75 exit 128 off Alico Road, Fort Myers.
Jonathan Adler wants your photos to fit perfectly in his frames. Buy a Jonathan Adler frame at Jonathanadler.com and e-mail a 3MB or less digital photo that will be printed out and put into the frame. Also available are customize pillows and rugs that your design yourself. Go to www.jonathanadler for more information.
Use Dawn Hand Renewal with Olay Beauty while you wash your dishes five times and your hands will fell softer and look better. Scents available are pomegrante splash, lavender silk, aloe vera and tropical shea butter. Visit Dawnhandrenewal.com for more information and a $.50 coupon.
Puzzling serving board
It’s a serving board, no it’s a puzzle. Get both when you go to www.monkeygrassonline.com/puzzle-piece-service boards. Split the board apart to pass around at a party. Priced at $49.
North and south
* Postcard Inn on the Beach has opened at 6300 Gulf Blvd., St. Petersburg Beach. The hotel is a revamped Travelodge the brainchild of Stephen Hanson, the person who created Ruby Foo’s and Primehouse in New York City. Information and reservations: (727) 367-2711
* Go to Groupon.com to find a deal a day at restaurants, stores and services at various cities around the United States. The site offers a discount coupon to one place per day. The closest city to Naples is Miami. I wrote to ask if they would start publishing Naples’ establishments, and the answer is they are working on several new areas.
* Seagate Hotel & Spa is opening on Nov. 6 at 1000 East Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach. the spa offers fitness classes, a Vichy shower and a bikram yoga studio. This the first new beach side property in Delray Beach since 1982.
* Tickets are on sale for the 2010 Pro Bowl to be held at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 31 in Land Shark Stadium (previously known as Dolphin Stadium), Miami. Super Bowl XLIV will be held at the stadium on Feb. 7. Information: (800) 745-3000
For your information
Do know the name of the first novel written on a typewriter? If you said “Tom Sawyer” you were right.
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