With President’s Day coming up on Monday, many local San Francisco boutiques are having special sales through the 3-day weekend. This will be a great weekend to enjoy the different neighborhoods of San Francisco and get great shopping deals! One special event not to miss is the Atelier Minyon trunk show at Gallery of Jewels. Check out details on this and other fashionable fun events in the San Francisco Bay Area this weekend.
Whatever you choose to do over the weekend, enjoy it in style!
- Atelier Minyon Trunk Show, Friday, February 17 through Sunday February 19, 2012, Gallery of Jewels, 2115 Fillmore Street, SF, 5:00 to 8:00 pm on Friday, 11:00 to 6:00 pm on Saturday & Sunday
Popular International jewelry brand Atelier Minyon will be on display this weekend in San Francisco. Designer Alp Sagnak is coming from NYC to show us his latest collection and why his pieces are the rage with fashion editors and the celebrity set.
- The Cult of Beauty: The Victorian Avante-Garde, Saturday, February 18 thru June 17, 2012, Legion of Honor, SF, 9:30 am to 5:15 pm
Travel to the beautiful world of Oscar Wilde with “The Cult of Beauty: The Victorian Avante-Garde, 1860-1900” at the Legion of Honor beginning February 18, 2012 through June 17, 2012. This look at the Aesthetic Movement of London, England will feature of series of exclusive programs featuring music, costumes, hands-on art making and more on select Saturdays and Sundays throughout the exhibition. Programs are free with museum admission of $11.
- Dancing with the Stars: Fitness Fashion Show, Saturday, February 18, 2012, Macy’s Union Square – 4th Floor, 170 O’Farrell Street, SF, 2:00 pm
Macy’s is introducing the IDEOLOGY collection, for those who believe in the power of movement. These clothes are designed to help you stretch, sweat and relax in maximum comfort and body beautiful style. Cheryl Burke, professional dancer, TV sensation and spokesperson for IDEOLOGY will host a fashion presentation. With a purchase of $50 or more, receive a gift tote bag and copy of Cheryl’s biography “Dancing Lessons”, as well as in-line priority to meet the star and have your book signed. The collection ranges from $8 to $58. Breaking a sweat couldn’t look more fashionable!
Stop by this fundraiser event to help six local Senior fashion students finance their undergraduate fashion show in 2012. In efforts to bring their art to fruition, they are reaching out to the local community and fashion industry to help raise money for their amazing collections to walk down the runway. The consists of raffles for items donated by local businesses and DJ’d music by KiddDJ and Castle Queenside. Donation of $13 requested at the door.
Help B.Spoke Tailor in the Pacific Northwest this spring! This fashion biking attire company will be attending the Pedal Nation bike show in Portland and is having a fundraiser to cover expenses. The event will include a sale of limited supply recycled wool underlayers and knickers, plus a raffle for many great prizes. A $10 to $15 donation is requested at the door and includes a drink and piece of homemade pie.
- Indie ART MUSIC FILM FASHION Party, Saturday, February 18, 2012, Sub-Mission Gallery – 2183 Mission Street, SF, 7:00 pm to 1:30 am
Enjoy an artistic evening of fashion and entertainment. There will be music performances by Scarlet Stoic, In Letter Form, Levianthan, Chelsea Coleman, Xavier Toscano, Cookies and Sabrina Signs. Models will be on hand showcasing the fashion of Fadia, Devora and Backline. The evening will also include a film short and visual art presentations.
- Brazilian Carnaval Ball 2012, Saturday, February 18, 2012, Cafe Cocomo – 650 Indiana Street, SF, 9:30 pm to 2:00 am
The 45th Carnaval Ball at Cocomo Cafe will be an evening of energetic singers and performers from all over the world. Featured dancers and models will capture the excitement of the Brazilian festival through their choreography and their spectacular costumes. Both Brazilian dance and fashion are stimulating! Advanced tickets are $35.