Want some flair in your hair? The Mission Statement will be doling out hair feather extensions on Saturday for $10 a bunch. And before you ask, yes, you can wash them and blowdry them along with your hair for up to six weeks, so they’re easy-peasy to maintain.
It’s the first week of 2011, and the SF Indie Fashion Calendar is noticeably quiet as local designers, retailers and fashion fans are recovering from the onslaught of the holiday season. While organized events are scarce this week, New Years sales are popping up all over the place. If deals are on your personal do list, here are a few shops to try:
For holiday shopping with a socially-responsible twist, try Bay Area-based online retailer Bobbepin, which donates 5 percent of every purchase to a charity you choose at checkout. A weekend 20 percent off sale makes this a great time to peruse the newly-launched site.
I keep such a close watch on shopping deals in San Francisco that I’m hard-pressed to ever pay full price. Usually when I do, it’s for a piece by a local designer that I have been eying for quite some time.
In case you hadn’t noticed, it’s summer sale season. If you’re looking for deals, there are a slew to be had in San Francisco this weekend. One of my personal favorites?