Old-fashioned glam and styles from another era took over The O Room during the recent Alameda Point Vintage Fashion Faire, an annual event co-founded by Sandra Michan (check Sandra’s vintage shopping tips). In the mix? Everything from neckties to housewares to dress patterns.
Fashion and tech joined forces last week at Heart wine bar in the Mission to celebrate the success of hot new photo sharing app Pose, a platform available on iPhone and Android that allows style mavens to discover, snap and share photos with members of their style community, a group they cheekily dub “posers.”
The crowd gathered at the Bently Reserve for last week’s 3rd Annual Styling the Modern Man was dressed to kill for a 1960’s-themed night billed as a celebration and investigation of what it means to be a modern man. An array of tools and demonstrations on grooming, entertaining, décor and personal style greeted guests, who came for a first look at the latest in the men’s luxury market.
How do you throw a party? Lots of tapas, even more sangria, DJ Chuck Love (who also sings, plays guitar, flute, horn and keyboard) and … a marching band. That’s what Barcelona-based retailer Desigual did earlier this month with the help of OM Records and 944 Magazine at its new Union Square store (101 Powell St. @ Ellis).
Attention fans of uncommon fashion: Desigual, the fashion-forward Spanish clothing label that’s rapidly becoming a must have in everyone’s closets this season, celebrates the launch of its newest store here in San Francisco… and we couldn’t be happier.