Support for LAist comes from
We Explain L.A.
Stay Connected

Share This

This is an archival story that predates current editorial management.

This archival content was written, edited, and published prior to LAist's acquisition by its current owner, Southern California Public Radio ("SCPR"). Content, such as language choice and subject matter, in archival articles therefore may not align with SCPR's current editorial standards. To learn more about those standards and why we make this distinction, please click here.

Arts and Entertainment

Martha Stewart Book Signing Today at Noon in Century City

Before you read more...
Dear reader, we're asking you to help us keep local news available for all. Your financial support keeps our stories free to read, instead of hidden behind paywalls. We believe when reliable local reporting is widely available, the entire community benefits. Thank you for investing in your neighborhood.

5b2be57a4488b3000926c41d-original.jpg

The last of the candy corn has been nibbled from our plastic jack-o-lanterns which means only one thing: time to lay off the weed, er, it's Christmas Gift-Buying Time.

If you start early, we've found, it doesn't get so cruddy in late December. Mostly cuz you're broke.

Surely there's a friend or family member who could use some tips on cleaning the house a bit, Mom. And what better than a $45 picture-riffic book by America's favorite parolee, Martha Stewart.

Support for LAist comes from

What's better is an autographed copy of said tome.

Today at noon at the Borders Books in Century City Martha will be signing her new book "Martha Stewart's Homekeeping Handbook: The Essential Guide to Caring for Everything in Your Home".

Homekeeping? Whatever.

See if she will sign your book: "thanks for the shanks. xoxoxox, Martha".

Restrictive details about the book signing after the jump

AP photo by Ric Feld

From the Borders' press release:

To ensure that Martha Stewart is able to meet as many customers as possible that are attending this event, no photographs are allowed. No item other than the book "Martha Stewart's Homekeeping Handbook: The Essential Guide to Caring for Everything in Your Home" will be autographed. She will be unable to personalize her message when autographing the book. No memorabilia, periodicals, or books about or by Ms. Stewart, will be signed. Beginning Friday, Nov. 10 at 9 a.m., 300 wristbands will be given out to customers who have purchased a copy of the book "Martha Stewart's Homekeeping Handbook: The Essential Guide to Caring for Everything in Your Home." There is a limit of up to three autographed copies of "Martha Stewart's Homekeeping Handbook" per wristband. Wristbands will be given out on a first-come, first- served basis and will offer customers a place in line, but do not guarantee a chance to meet Ms. Stewart.