The Weekend Guide

amenity home sample sale!

Seriously? Seriously.

Amenity Home Sample Sale
Duvets, pillows, baby bedding, and more from the organic linens line at up to 70 percent off retail.
Why: Cozy up to one-of-a-kind production samples ($50-$150), too.
When: Thurs., 6-10 p.m.; Fri., 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: 453 S. Spring St., b/t Fourth & Fifth Sts., Downtown (213-624-7309).

In with the Old, Out with the New
Pilfer the racks of ten indie vintage boutiques under one gallery roof.
Why: Nothing over $200 and most under $75.
When: Sat., 1-4 p.m.
Where: HVW8 Gallery, 661 N. Spaulding Ave., b/t Melrose Ave. & Clinton St., West Hollywood (323-655-4898).

Plastic Island/McGinn Warehouse Sale
What: Samples and overstock from both collections priced 50-80 percent off retail (now $30-$400; reg. $150-$800).
Why: Last season’s leather jackets and right-now party dresses for the taking.
When: Fri., 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sat., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Where: 1385 E. 15th St., at Central Ave., Downtown (213-749-0900).

Temescal Canyon Association Hikes
Follow your guide on a pretty, nine-mile adventure through Hondo Canyon to reach the view at Saddle Peak.
Why: Think ashram. Without the ashram part.
When: Sun., Meet at 8:45 a.m.
Where: Temescal Gateway Park, 15601 Sunset Blvd., at Temescal Canyon Rd., Malibu.

Holiday Decorations That Jingle Your Bell

What: Spruce up your digs with a made-to-order garland, snowflake mobile, 3-D paper mistletoe ball, or Charlie Brown Christmas tree.
Why: No one likes a Grinch.
When: Before the first snowfall.
Where: Online at dailycandy.com.

Small Gift Opens
Hello Kitty and the Sanrio crew pull out all the stops — an arcade, miniature golf, Ferris wheel, food truck court, pop-up shop, classes, and a gallery of 50 artists’ original work — with a ten-day party for their 50th birthday.
Why: Ride Saturday morning’s sushi-bento-box-workshop ($25) wave straight to the I Heart Nerds party ($15).
When: Nov. 12-21. Schedule online at sanrio.com.
Where: Barker Hangar, 3021 Airport Ave., b/t S. Bundy Dr. & Walgrove Ave., Santa Monica. Tickets online at brownpapertickets.com.

I Heart Pies
Meet, greet, and eat fall flavors — apple crumb, peanut butter s’mores, pecan, chocolate mousse, and pumpkin — from the new local pie purveyor.
Why: Order for Thanksgiving or take a large or mini home right there on the spot.
When: Sat., noon-5 p.m.
Where: Plastica, 8405 W. Third St., b/t Orlando & Croft Aves., Mid-City West (323-655-1051).

Photo: Courtesy of Amenity Home

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HVW8 Gallery
661 N Spaulding Ave
bt Melrose Ave & Clinton St
Los Angeles, CA 90036
453 S Spring St
bt W 4th & W 5th Sts, ste 918
Los Angeles, CA 90013
Plastic Island/ McGinn Warehouse
1385 E 15th St
@ Central Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90021
15601 W Sunset Blvd
@ Temescal Canyon Rd
Pacific Palisades, CA 90272
8405 W 3rd St
bt Orlando & Croft Aves
Los Angeles, CA 90048
The Barker Hangar
3021 Airport Ave
bt S Bundy Dr & Dewey St
Santa Monica, CA 90405