Shop 'Til You Drop: November Sales
Beat the December holiday shopping rush, and knock out that hefty list early and pain-free this year. We've rounded up a handful of this month's sales that are sure not only to impress your friends and family, but also ensure that you have a great time spending the dough. Who said holiday shopping has to be a chore?
Flax Art & Design Semi Annual Pen Faire and Sale
This one's for all your artsy friends. Flax is having their annual Pen Faire and offering 20% off suggested retail prices. Representatives from select pen manufacturers will be on desk with their products, so grab a pad of paper, and start testing!
When: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m., Sat. 11/3
Where: Flax Art & Design, 1699 Market St.
The Fabulous Four F's
Think furniture, fine art, fashion and fabrics. The shopping extravaganza will feature custom-designed furniture by interior designer Candace Barnes, fine art by well-known Atlanta artist David Braly, jewelry by Tara Compton (she has collected and designed for Elizabeth Taylor!), Isoude’s fashion collection (she happens to be one of the few designers to be featured at NY's MoMa at a young age), and stunning Holly Caldwell handbags. Don't miss this impressive lineup beginning at the opening VIP event on Nov. 6.
When: VIP event, Tue. 11/6; Items will remain on sale through Fri. 11/9
Where: Candace Barnes Showroom; 101 Henry Adams St., Suite 130
PrAna Store opening
Born from climbing and yoga, outdoor brand PrAna opens its newest SF location on Fillmore Street. Stock up on goodies for yourself, or dress your active friends in stylish gear.
When: Store opens Tues. 11/6; hours: Mon.–Sat., 11 a.m. - 7 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Where: 1928 Fillmore St.
Gilt City Warehouse Sale
Shop exclusive Gilt merchandise featuring fashion of all kinds, including the newest shoe styles, jewelry, suits, jackets, denim, tops, and outerwear for men, women and children. For the home, expect bedding, kitchen and bath accessories, decorative pieces, and much more at up to 80% off. Attendees are also invited to tweet and instagram a photo of what they purchased from the Warehouse Sale by using the hashtag #RaidtheWarehouse to enter to win $200 of Gilt Groupe credit. Get your tickets online.
When: 9:30 - 11 p.m., Fri. 11/9 and 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Sat. 11/10
Where: Fort Mason Fleet Room, Landmark Building D
Erica Tanov Holiday Bazaar
Bay Area-based clothing and housewares designer Erica Tanov has created a 2-day pop-up shop a few doors away from her store in the Marin Country Mart featuring leading Los Angeles-based designers of handcrafted accessories for the home and body. All items will be available for sale three doors down from the Erica Tanov store, which features Erica Tanov apparel, accessories, homewares, including alpaca throws, hand-stitched cotton quilts and pillows.
When: 12 - 9 p.m., Fri. 11/9 and 10 a.m. - 6 p.m., Sat. 11/10
Where: Erica Tanov Marin, 2415 Larkspur Landing Circle, Marin
Herman Miller Sale
The long-standing furniture retailer, around since 1923, will hold their sale extravaganza at Room & Board this year. Featuring modern furniture that promises comfort, functionality, and style, products will be marked off by 15%.
When: 10 a.m., Mon. 11/10
Where: Room & Board, 685 Seventh St.
Sausalito Vintage Jewelry Show
Forget fuzzy sweaters and picture frames and surprise your friends and family with glamorous and chic vintage jewels this holiday season. The Holiday Show features antique jewelry, accessories, and collectibles enough to make anyone's mouth water.
When: Sat. 11/10–Sun. 11/11
Where: Sausalito Events Place; 511 Caledonia St., Sausalito
Heath Ceramics November Sale
At Heath Sausalito's traditional fall event, all in-store purchases are 20% off. During the weekend of Saturday, November 17 and Sunday, November 18, visitors can also explore Heath’s history and current projects through factory tours, and also experience the making process with tile glazing activities each day. Food and coffee will be available for purchase, and a Heath raffle will also be offered. A one-day sample sale of one-of-a-kind and early production pieces for purchase on Sat. 11/24.
When: Fri. 11/16–Sun. 11/25; hours: Mon.–Thurs. & Sat. 10 a.m. - 6 p.m., Fri. 10 a.m. - 7 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Where: 400 Gate Five Road, Sausalito