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November 6, 2007
Shopping kicks off in El Dorado Hills

MAJ DERMALOGICA.JPGDuFault's Beauty Boutique in El Dorado Hills isn't waiting for "Black Friday" - you know, that manic shopping day that comes the day after Thanksgiving? - to bust out its holiday goodies.

The boutique, in the El Dorado Hills Town Center (2356 Town Center Blvd., Suite 114), is hosting a holiday reception from 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesday. What you'll see? A preview of great gift ideas and beauty items.

And hey, there will be co-hosts, including Franco Ferrini Shoes and Mon Bijou Jewelers. 'Tis the season to be charitable, so there will be raffle drawings, too, to benefit the El Dorado Women's Center.

As with most of these open house-type events, food and beverages are a must.

Owner Jeffrey DuFault sent an e-mail saying, "We're kicking off the holiday season in grand style with fun gift items, great food and wine. Most importantly, guests will enjoy the good company of neighbors, friends and local merchants."

See, I told you there would be refreshments!

Some of the featured beauty items, which the boutique carries, will include Jan Marini Skin Research, Dermologica (pictured) and bareMinerals makeup.

While you're there, you just might be enticed to make a beauty appointment. Always pays to think ahead during the holidays. For more info: (916) 933-2233.

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