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MIDTOWN EAST—Swarovski's Creative Director, Nathalie Colin, will host a cocktail party at the Madison Avenue boutique on Wednesday, where she'll spill accessorizing tips from her book MULTIFACE(T)S: Style Yourself With Jewelry. The book also includes quotes and advice from the likes of Nina Garcia and Anna Dello Russo. The party runs from 6pm to 8pm, and you can RSVP by calling the store at 212-867-8741. [Racked Wire]
UPPER EAST SIDE, BAY RIDGE—This week, author Stephanie Lehmann will give a reading of her book Astor Place Vintage, a historical novel about a vintage shop owner who discovers a diary at the apartment of an aging socialite. Lehmann will be at Collette on Madison Avenue on Wednesday at 6pm, and on Thursday at 7:30pm at The Bookmark Shoppe in Brooklyn. See more info on the book here. [Racked Wire]