Stylebook: Dress up your Pittsburgh Pirates style


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Elevate your Pirates pride with some help from Dooney & Bourke.

The fine accessories brand has teamed with Major League Baseball for a line of baseball-themed credit card wallets, mini iPad cases, cosmetic cases, purses, duffle bags and more with prints and colors for each team. Pirates pieces are white with tan trim and dotted with images of baseballs, gloves, bats and Pirates ball caps.

Prices range from about $58 to $480. Find them at Dooney.com and select Dooney & Bourke and stadium stores.

More from the Pittsburgh fashion and beauty front ...

“Fashionably Local” event series by Yelp: Learn what colors work best for your skin at the Colorful Assortment event 7-9 p.m. Wednesday at Jupe boutique, 3703 Butler St., Lawrenceville. Julie Peterson of House of Colour will be on hand to extend her expertise. Guests also will be able to sample Leona’s ice cream sandwiches. At 1-3 p.m. Saturday stop by the food truck round-up at Moop, 100 Rosslyn Road in Carnegie, to get a behind-the-scenes look at how Moop’s handcrafted bags are created. Designs from Steel City Cotton Works and DeadBuryDead will be on site. Information: www.yelp.com/events/pittsburgh-yelps-fashionably-local.

Sabika public jewelry sale: Shop rare and retired accessories by the Robinson-based direct sales jewelry brand Wednesday through Friday at Pittsburgh Marriott North, Cranberry, and June 22-25 at the Hilton Garden Inn Southpointe Pittsburgh hotel. Pieces are handcrafted in Europe by female artisans using centuries-old techniques and Swarovski crystals. For daily sales times or to register for a shopping window, visit www.sabika-jewelry.com.

“Underground Expressions” Art Institute of Pittsburgh graduate fashion show: On Thursday see collections by Art Institute of Pittsburgh graduates at The Warhol Museum, North Side. Collections will be judged by members of Pittsburgh’s fashion industry. Tickets are $20 for VIP access, $15 for general admission and $10 for students at 412-874-5908. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., and the show will begin at 6 p.m. Parking is free. 

“Twisted at a Glance” runway show: See styles for summer in a fashion show spotlighting looks by Markav Clothing, Unique Impressions and Terry Jolo brand, plus accessories by Traci Lynn Fashion Jewelry. Doors open at 7 p.m. Thursday at Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Shadyside. Tickets are $45 for VIPs (includes gift bag, front-row seat and after party ticket), and $30 for general seating at www.eventbrite.com

Garment Soiree with designer Jen Rocket: Freshen up your wardrobe at a clothing swap with gently worn apparel, jewelry, handbags, shoes and more -- and bring your own donations to contribute. It’s 1-6 p.m. Saturday at Jen Rocket’s studio, 5620 Callowhill St. in Highland Park. Pieces left at the end of the event will go to Dress for Success Pittsburgh. 

Monarch fashion show: Celebrate the beauty of diversity -- and inner beauty -- at a style show 8 p.m. Sunday at the Union Project, East Liberty. Hors d’oeuvres will be served before the show, and guests will be invited to stay after for a party and a chance to meet models and stylists. Information: www.eventbrite.com.

Henne Jewelers’ “Race for the Ring”: Pittsburgh couples are invited to scour the city Sunday for clues and rack up points in the hunt for a platinum-and-diamond engagement ring valued at $9,000, compliments of Henne Jewelers in Shadyside. The race will commence at Mellon Park, Downtown, with registration at 9:30 a.m. The scavenger hunt will kick off at 10 a.m. and will take about two hours, ending with a party at Steel Cactus, Shadyside, where the winning couple will be awarded the ring. Prizes also will be given to second- and third-place couples. To enter, submit a brief essay and pre-register at www.henneraceforthering.com by Saturday. Must be at least 18 years old to participate.

Free fashion scarf Tuesdays at Fifth Avenue Place: Each Tuesday during the month of June, receive a free fashion scarf with a purchase of at least $15 at Laurie’s Hallmark, second level. Information: www.fifthavenueplacepa.com.


For more from PG style editor Sara Bauknecht, check out the PG's Stylebook blog at www.post-gazette.com/stylebook. Follow her on Twitter @SaraB_PG. To have a fashion or style event considered for Stylebook, send listing to sbauknecht@post-gazette.com.

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