Ghurka unveiled their new women’s collection at a tea benefitting the San Francisco Zoological Society
Ghurka, known for their exquisite handcrafted leather goods, hosted an afternoon tea to unveil their new women’s collection—the first in a decade—at its Union Square outpost in San Francisco.
Co-hosted by The San Francisco Zoological Society’s Rosemary Baker, Anne Pedrero, Tanya Peterson and Timothy Wu, Ghurka debuted an array of handbags, ... More
Here’s your guide to the most popular shopping destinations in San Fran
The NwBlk 1999 Bryant Street thenewblack.org A 9,000-square-foot design store, gallery and workshop featuring contemporary furniture, lighting and accessories. Onassis Clothing 845 Market Street onassisclothing.com An ultra-cool combination of casual American design and Japanese technique, Onassis offers oxford shirts, wool blazers and vests, ... More
Bottoms up! See our favorite places to sip sophisticated cocktails
Trick Dog 3010 20th Street trickdogbar.com The bi-level space is tricked out with industrial cool bar stools, iron banisters, and found objects, and the cocktail menu resembles a Pantone color guide swatch, with cocktails named after real colors.
The Speakeasy Tap Room 1195 Evans Avenue More
The author shares what it was like filming Last Weekend at his old stomping grounds
Novelist turned filmmaker Tom Dolby’s transition to writing for the screen came effortlessly. “Before I write a novel, I do a lot of character development,” explains the 39-year-old, “so I found that when I started on page one of the screenplay, it flowed naturally.”
For the San Francisco native, the inspiration ... More
Get an insider’s look at San Francisco’s wildly popular music festival
For the music festival obsessed, it’s hard to believe San Francisco’s Outside Lands barely marked its 7th anniversary. Some 200,000 attendees flocked from all over the world to see nearly one hundred acts perform in Golden Gate Park over three days.
Friday’s headliners included Holy Ghost!, Chromeo and Kanye West (a ... More
Nob Hill Spa1075 California Streetnobhillspa.comTreat yourself to The Nirvana Experience, a mix of the spa’s most popular treatments compiled into 110 minutes of pure relaxation. Don’t leave without a trip to the spa’s indoor infinity pool and fireplace lounge.
The Remède Spa, St. Regis Hotel125 3rd ... More
SF MOMA's spring gala at the Yerba Buena Gardens draws a host of who's who to the Bay
The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art celebrated the return of its Modern Ball, the museum's highly anticipated biennial fundraising gala on Thursday, April 30. Held at the Yerba Buena Gardens, the event benefits the museum's statewide programs, including their On the Go traveling exhibitions. The museum, which is currently closed ... More
Thomas Middleditch on hoodies, Dungeons & Dragons and starring on Silicon Valley
It doesn’t take a computer genius to know that Silicon Valley—the name bestowed upon the Santa Clara Valley thanks to its bounty of tech companies—is a happening place. It’s where nerds become billionaires, sweatshirts pass for formal wear and inventing an app can make you the most important ... More
Northern California's most celebrated food fest arrives to much fanfare next month. Here's what to expect
Pebble Beach Food & Wine is a four-day destination event that attracts 100 top celebrity chefs and 250 distinguished winemakers for a weekend dedicated to the finest food and drink across the U.S. Sponsored by Food & Wine magazine and Lexus automobiles, the seven-year-old festival draws in an upwards of ... More
At the Legion of Honor, Honorary Chairmen Vanessa Getty and Trevor Traina and Junior Committee Chairmen Kathryn Lasater and Allison Speer welcomed VIPs to an evening benefiting the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco