BOUTIQUES: Holiday Ceramics Sale — Friday, Dec. 10, 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.; Saturday, Dec. 11, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, Dec. 12, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Community Center of La Ca¿¿ada Flintridge welcomes more than 50 artists to display and sell their works, including one-of-a-kind bowls, platters, cups, vases, jewelry and more. On Friday afternoon the center will host an informal artist's reception, where shoppers will have the opportunity to meet the artists and enjoy light hors d'oeuvres. The Community Center is located at 4469
Botanic Bling ¿¿¿ Saturday, Dec. 11, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Sunday, Dec. 12, noon to 4 p.m. Descanso Gardens, 1418 Descanso Drive, La Ca¿¿ada Flintridge. Celebrity stylist and TV personality Mark-Alan Harmon offers tips on selecting chic items to give. Find the perfect gift for that special someone at this trunk show of botanic-inspired jewelry and accessories from a diverse collection of independent vendors and craftspeople. Free with admission: $8 adults, $6 seniors/students, $3 children 5-12, and free to children 4 and younger. For more information, call (818) 949-4200 or visit http://www.descansogardens.org.