Calling all shutterbugs! This week’s NightLife is all about the art and science of photography. This event also marks the culmination of the Academy’s second annual LoveLife photo competition – where you can vote for your favorite contender for the People’s Choice award and check out the judge’s winners from both year’s competitions.
"Color me happy!" That's the message for spring, with mix-and-match brights
in a rainbow of season-perfect colors (think cool blue, vivid orange and
hot fuchsia). LOFT's must-have spring pieces get an extra dose of style with
vibrant patterns, from exotic florals and nautical stripes and playful polka dots.
Want to make the look your own? Try mixing cool and warm hues—pair a turquoise floral blouse with lovely yellow pants. Or, go for a range of colors (and showcase your sunny side) in a dramatic color-block shift. And you can always get graphic with a dotted black-and-white swing dress.
On February 11, ArtPoint, the young professionals group for the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco (de Young and the Legion of Honor) celebrated the closing of the exquisite Masters of Venice: Renaissance Paintings of Passion and Power exhibition at the de Young with an over the top Masquerade Ball.
With over 1,000 masked guests and entertainers in attendance, the evening was truly one of a kind. Guests were transported to 16th-century Venice with amazing works of art, spirited dancing, Italian-inspired cocktails by Solerno Blood Orange, wines from Stags' Leap, wonderful food by Union Street catering and danced the evening way listing to DJ David Carvalho.
Dreaming of a luxurious vacation up in Tahoe but not sure how to make it happen? Embassy Suites Lake Tahoe just made it easy to get your dreams to come true with a totally awesome giveaway. You can win a one-night stay at Embassy Suites Lake Tahoe* and a $25 gift certificate to their restaurant Echo Lounge with one simple step.
If you're getting married, you can sign up for a wedding registry at a giant national chain store that thousands of other couples are also signed up for. Or, you could make sure your new life together will be blessed with awesome, unique and handpicked items and experiences through Knack Registry.
Animals and happy hour. What could be a better combo? Add in animal tattoos, and it's pretty much a given that this weekend is going to be the coolest we've had in a while. If you're a cat lover, listen up, because this weekend's tailored specifically for you: The SF SPCA is throwing their epic Cats, Tats, Cocktails & Voodoo Adoptathon and happy hour at their Potrero Hill HQ, and there are a ton of activities and pet adoption opportunities you won't want to miss.
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