Bringing locally-made bling and baubles to Union Square is the newest location of Gallery of Jewels, a San Francisco retailer with a 20+ year history in the City. With a Saturday opening bash on the horizon, it’s prime time to hit up the shop, where you’ll find at least 25 Bay Area lines on display and a general emphasis on work from small, independent artisans.
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).
It’s not every day that a style-hungry girl gets to shop with the help of an expert fresh from fashion bible Vogue, but that’s exactly what awaits you Thursday night during the magazine’s holiday shopping event at the LACOSTE boutique in Union Square.
Wear black (like you weren’t going to be doing that already) for 10 percent off tonight at Shotwell. Also, $3 drinks. Also, DJs. Also photos by Micah Weiss and a free after party nearby at 800 Larkin.
I never thought I’d say this, but I am starting to get almost weary from news of more sales. I mean, it feels like practically everything everywhere I look is on sale. It’s enough to send someone like me into a frenzy. Good thing my wallet and I are trapped inside with too much work to do! Hope my fellow fashion fans out there can take advantage of some of the sales hitting the city this week. Without further ado: – Maneater Threads: The San Francisco-bases online retailer is going out of business. I think that’s sad. But the silver lining is the savings you’llRead More →