Fresh out with its fall collection and busy planning a fall cocktail party and fashion show to be held in San Francisco next week, Saffron Rare Threads is continuing to build on its rep as a Financial District haven for women seeking polished, professional, yet original apparel that’s made in San Francisco. We caught up with longtime local designer Priya Saraswati to discuss her label, inspired by the world’s most coveted spice.
Let your hem down with the summer wardrobe essential: a maxi skirt. We’ve found some of the chicest locally-designed skirts to spruce up your closet.
Parties and fashion shows lie ahead for San Francisco fashion lovers this week. Among the don’t-miss events are this month’s Digitally Chic meetup at W Hotel, the Grand Re-Opening Party for Covet Boutique and a fashion show and soiree celebrating the Saffron Rare Threads Spring/Summer 2012 Collection. Come Sunday, clear your evening for the City College of San Francisco 2012 Spring fashion show, Ethereal Night. For vintage fans, block out time over the weekend to head east for the Alameda Point Vintage Fashion Faire.
The new fall collection from Saffron Rare Threads does women’s day wear with a sophisticated twist befitting office-bound gals and others seeking pieces with profesh polish. A suit, trench dress and trench coat continue designer Priya Saraswati’s emphasis on feminine yet structured cuts, while casual knit pieces give the SRT girl something to wear in her hard-earned down time.
The latest from local label Saffron Rare Threads continues designer Priya Saraswati’s emphasis on versatile, feminine silhouettes and clean, uncluttered designs in a summer collection of basics with a twist featuring a palette of solid hues.