August Style Events: Mark Your Calendar
By root on August 05, 2008 9:58 AM
Dress by Jessie Hill. Courtesy of Silverman Gallery/Look Boutique
What: MiniMarket art and fashion expo presented by Citizen:Citizen and Silverman Gallery
Where: Silverman Gallery/Look Boutique, 804 Sutter St.
When: Now through Aug. 30
Why: Shop for hard-to-find local and international designer wares and peruse contemporary art in a gallery setting. Artists and collaborators include: Selima et Benjamin Los Angeles, Luke Butler San Francisco, Susan Cianciolo New York, Alexandra Cassaniti Los Angeles, CITIZEN:Citizen San Francisco, Eliza Douglas aka We Are Married New York City, Junior Bi-coastal, Ari Marcopoulos Sonoma, Jessica Miller San Francisco, Alexander Kroll Los Angeles, Nasty Gal Vintage San Francisco, Saddlelite Denim, Los Angeles, Starstyling Berlin, General Idea and punk posters from stevenleiberbasement San Francisco, Airyka Rockefeller San Francisco, Chris Rubino New York, Keiko Takano San Francisco, Tanya Wischerath San Francisco, Miller Updegraff Los Angeles and more.
What: Linda Loudermilk sample sale
Where: Eco Citizen, 1488 Vallejo St.
When: Now through end of August
Why: Score 30 to 50% off wholesale prices on printed-silk chiffon, embroidered tulle, and bamboo jersey pieces from this eco-friendly line
What: Jazz & Martinis night
Where: 440 Brannan Studio/Showroom, 440 Brannan St.
When: Aug. 14, 7-10 p.m.
Why: Check out acrylics on canvas and metal sculptures by Robert Alan, and fall collections by local designers Distilled, Hieros, G.R. Dano and Saffron Rare Threads, while taking in David Ervin “The King of Swank Piano’s” set. Guest list is limited. RSVP required at firstname.lastname@example.org.