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Things to Do on the Fourth of July in the Bay

Fourth of July in the Bay Area

Independence Day is upon us again. Deck yourself out in some stars and stripes and enjoy some of these awesome events around the Bay Area.

Ask a Vet: My Cat's Licking All Her Hair Off!

Ask a Vet: My Cat's Licking All Her Hair Off!

Welcome to our weekly 'Ask a Vet from the SF SPCA' feature on 7x7.com. Dr. Jeannine Berger, DVM, DACVB is a board certified veterinary behaviorist who counsels guardians whose pets’ issues are beyond the scope of training. Think of her as a pet shrink…at your service. Ask your own questions in the comments!

Seven Favorite Things: Dish Boutique

When Dish Boutique relocated from Berkeley to Hayes Valley, it was one of the early, bound-for-hipdome shops that helped establish Hayes as the shopping hub it is today. Dish continues to feed fashion-frenzied SF shoppers with an artfully curated selection and mindful personal service.

The online store launched last December and, while it's certainly still growing -- from Yosh (#3) local fragrances, to super sale Loeffler Randalls (#5, #7) -- we found a lot to love. In no particular order, here are our favorites.

Five Travel Gadgets You May Not Be Familiar With

Five Travel Gadgets You May Not Be Familiar With

Have technology and travel come along way in the last couple decades or what? It wasn’t that long ago when being a savvy traveler simply meant having a rolling suitcase, or for the jetsetter, owning a Palm Pilot. We’ve come quite a ways from then. Gone are the days of freaking out because you left your boarding pass at home. Your smartphone can now serve as your boarding pass. Today, I'll spotlight a few of the top travel gadgets, some of which you may have never even knew existed.

Punk is Dead, Long Live Punk Musicals

Punk is Dead, Long Live Punk Musicals

Rock journalists tend to argue punk music died the second Green Day’s anthems saturated mainstream radio and MTV in the early ‘90s. The argument went something like this: How could this stuff really be punk, anyway, if big media tolerated it? How could a generation of teenage rebels take its marching orders from three dudes riding around the Berkeley Hills in limos, painting eyeliner on each other?

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Rewinery Bicyclists Get Wine To Your Door In Under An Hour

Rewinery

If you live or work in San Francisco, this wine bicycle delivery man from Rewinery can be at your door or your office in under an hour. I'm not kidding. There are two bottles of wine in that white box he's holding. Rewinery, a young SoMa-based wine business, aims to make the wine buying process easier than it's ever been. 

Look of the Week: Women's Summer Travel Essentials

Look of the Week: Women's Summer Travel Essentials

Cheers to summer travels and cheers to easy packing! Wherever the destination, here are seven travel essentials to help make it your best, most stress-free vacation yet. Bon voyage, ladies.

Catch Free Live Music All Summer in Lake Tahoe

Catch Free Live Music All Summer in Lake Tahoe

As the old song goes, the hills are alive with the sound of music. And folks around Big Blue are getting an earful. Regularly scheduled, outdoor live performances abound this time of year in the Tahoe area, and many of the bands serenade their audiences free of charge.

Get to the Nearest ZARA Store for Their Semi-Annual Sale!

Get to the Nearest ZARA Store for Their Semi-Annual Sale!

The time you’ve all been waiting for! ZARA’s semi-annual sale starts today, June 28th with great deals on all of their hottest pieces. Ladies, gents and kids alike should race to their nearest ZARA store or www.zara.com before stock runs out. You can score on some great pieces, including the best styles from the ZARA Woman Collection, ZARA Basic and TRF Collections, such as:

 

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