Irvine Spectrum Center Opens New Stores for Holiday Shopping

Six new stores have opened at Irvine Spectrum Center in time for holiday shopping.

Bellini Maternity & Kids is a boutique offering fashionable maternity and children’s clothing for all occasions. The store sells children’s apparel up to size 14, as well as jewelry and other accessories. Bellini Maternity & Kids is located adjacent to its sister store, Bellini Baby to Teen, which specializes in high quality juvenile furnishings, accessories and gifts. The new Bellini store can be reached at (949) 753-0588.

Lids has also recently opened at Irvine Spectrum Center, offering a wide array of baseball caps and other hats. Lids has the perfect gift for sports fans and fashion conscious customers who favor hats from the hottest brands and sports teams. The store is located by Yard House and can be reached at (949) 753-0982.

Planet Mars is a fashion-forward boutique with men’s apparel and accessories, which recently opened near Dave & Buster’s. The store also carries unique and exclusive toys from Japan. Planet Mars can be reached at (949) 341-0400.

See’s Candies, seasonal location, is a holiday favorite, and is located near the Holiday Ice Rink. See’s is known for fresh, wholesome ingredients with no additives or preservatives. The store can be reached at (949) 585-9664.

Another seasonal store and popular gift destination is Hickory Farms, which is located near Macy’s. The store carries over 100 gourmet foods, gift baskets and related seasonal items, all of which can be shipped anywhere in the country.

The store also features the Hickory Farms tradition of free product sampling. New introductions for this year include the Hickory Farms 2007 Flavors of the Season™, including Honey Gold® Ham Stick, Honey Gold® Mustard, Garlic Mozzarella Cheese Cup, Spearmint Sparkle Mints, Parmesan and Herb Bar Cheese, Gingerbread and Lemon Petit Fours, and Cookies N Cream cheesecake-style desserts.
Hickory Farms can be reached at (949) 727-4463.

Calendar Club is another seasonal store at Irvine Spectrum Center, offering a variety of hanging and desk calendars in an array of themes. Calendar Club is located across from Barnes & Noble and can be reached at (949) 453-1095.

Irvine Spectrum Center, owned by The Irvine Company, is located where the San Diego (405) Freeway and the Santa Ana (5) Freeway meet in Irvine. Irvine Spectrum Center offers a unique mix of shopping, dining and entertainment in a beautiful Spanish-themed atmosphere, including Edwards Irvine Spectrum 21 Cinemas, Nordstrom, Macy’s, Target, H&M and more than 130 other specialty stores, restaurants and other entertainment venues. For more information call (949) 753-5180 or visit