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SF Street Style: Two Sisters Mix Chanel and YSL with Target on Russian Hill

Last weekend, we caught up with sisters and best friends, Nancy Hershey-Lalli (left) and Barbara Heckman (right), storming the amazing consignment finds at Cris, in Russian Hill. 

Jean Paul Gaultier Transforms the de Young Into an Haute Fashion Emporium

At Thursday’s media preview at the de Young, a charmingly boyish Jean Paul Gaultier began by poking at his own torso. “I thought retrospectives are for dead people,” he quipped, “and I seem to still be alive!”

Scenes of the City: Gardeners Getting Their Green Thumbs On

All around the city, you can see gardens coming to life. It's time you get your self out there and get one going for yourself. Take advantage of all this rain and sunshine we're having, sow some seeds and get those plants going. Browse these pics, see some edibles and others that grow well in SF-it'll leave you wanting to get your hands dirty.

In Photos: Seven Days of San Francisco Music

This town knows music. On any given night, you can find whatever genre you're jonesing to hear, sing, or dance along with. Here's a taste of what happened in the San Francisco music scene the past seven days...

Cheese Lovers, Don't Delay

Cheese Lovers, Don't Delay

Every week, we'll be featuring a guest post from the travel writers behind Worth the Drive, a blog featuring nearby getaways, festivals, and sweet travel deals on NBC Bay Area.

This Week in Local Music News

This Week in Local Music News

Hypnotic trio Grass Widow announce their third full-length Internal Logic, which will drop on May 22nd on their own HLR label. Get pumped and listen to the new single "Goldilocks Zone." [via soundcloud.com]

Style Radar: This Week's Fashion Events

Style Radar: This Week's Fashion Events

Friday, March 23

Join a cool crowd at Hangr 16 for the opening of "Recurring Dreams," a solo show by prolific local artist Todd Scalia. In addition to Todd's mind-blowing art, Hangr 16 will be serving up epic beats by DJ Christopherson (El Amigo, SF), tasty beverages, and a fun vibe. Space is limited, so please RSVP. 7-10pm, 3128 16th St @ Valencia, (415) 626-5522.

The Cocktail Pairing Race Reaches New Heights

Some Cocktails Go with Food, Others 
Are Best Paired with Conversation

No matter what type of menu they’re supporting—rustic Italian (Locanda), haute California (AQ), Chinese (Wo Hing General Store)—today’s restaurant bartenders are crafting strong cocktails with the delicate precision of a bomb squad. These drink menus demand as much attention as the rest of dinner, but whether these libations are food-friendly is another matter. (Do you really want to end up still sipping a glass of icy, dry sherry punch when your jook arrives?)

Parking Quiz Answer! When Is It Safe to Re-Park on the Same Block?

Parking Quiz Answer! When Is It Safe to Re-Park on the Same Block?

Just before lunch, we tried to stump you with this parking quiz question: You park in a spot with a sign posted that says,  2-Hour Limit, M-F,  9 am to 7 pm.  It's 9 am.  You move your car at 11am to another block. When are you safe to park on the original block again without fear of getting a ticket?

A) After 1 pm
B) After 4 hours
C) After 7 pm
D) After your odometer has moved one tenth of a mile
E) After Midnight

Be Part of The Amazing Race San Francisco

Be Part of The Amazing Race San Francisco

You know you're lying if you say you've never thought about how you and your best friend or significant other would ace CBS's The Amazing Race. On April 7, you'll finally get the chance you've been waiting for. SF's very own Starr Spangler—winner of The Amazing Race, Season 13—is hosting a fierce competition as a fundraiser for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Man/Woman of the Year Campaign.

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