Who are some of this year’s top viral video stars? What’s hot in fashion? If you or your teenaged loved ones care to know, pick up “The World Almanac for Kids 2013,” out Tuesday.On the cover: teenybopper king Justin Bieber, breakout “Hunger Games” star Jennifer Lawrence and Super Bowl-winning NY Giants QB Eli Manning. This tubular tome’s packed with only the, like, coolest pop culture and facts about music, movies and other early life essentials. $13.99. www.worldalmanac.com
TV’s “Gossip Girl” is known for its stylish cast. One designer who has hit it big is bauble creator Susanna Galanis, whose Age of Gods line has made numerous appearances on Blake Lively. Galanis is inspired by her hometown of Macedonia, Greece, with bronze, brass and copper pieces intertwined with semiprecious stones and medallions. The New Yorker also has a following that includes Nicole Richie, Charlize Theron and Rihanna. www.susannagalanis.com
How much do we hate bugs? Let us count the ways. Living in South Florida has a few low points, many of which fly, bite and sting. Give yourself a break from buzz-kills with a host of new products from the ever reliable Avon Skin So Soft Bug Guard formulas. These days, the It repellent ingredient is picaridin, found in the group of plants that are used to produce black pepper. Remember: pink, itchy bumps are so not red-carpet-ready. avon.com/shop
“Fifty Shades of Grey” fans can get their fix from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Sexy Secrets Lingerie Boutique. The Bird Road stop, known for carrying racy, lacy wear and knick knacks for the boudoir, is having an, um, happy hour. Attendees will get the chance to meet the shop’s very own Christian Grey, plus pick up the latest in book-related inventory, free sips and snacks. RSVP, as space is limited: 305-662-5518.
Madeleine Marr & Annie Vazquez