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.
An avalanche of your votes surged in to crown the winner of our Valentine Dinner, Drinks and Dreamtime contest with St-Germain. The lucky gal who's taking home the awesome prize of a lavish night on the town is Miss Abigail B., whose "Love Is" entry grabbed the most votes. Congratulations, Abigail!
There are a ton of dating sites out there, and a million and one ways to handle the single life in San Francisco. That's why it pays to be picky–so you can have the cream of the crop to choose from for your happily-ever-after. That's where ScreenDate comes in. It's a local dating site that gives you the opportunity to meet a group of top notch professional men and women in one night.
It's the next and final phase of our inaugural search for the best story celebrating the love of friendship—and our online team has chosen the top three contenders for a fantastic group date night in San Francisco! And now it's up to you to choose the best from the entries below.
The story with the most votes earns its writer and up to six comrades a special night involving our fun and faithful friends, which includes:
You want your wedding to have it all: elegance, creativity, and fun. But the planning that goes into such an event has you stalled before you start down the aisle. Connie Kearns, a wedding planner and founder of San Francisco Wedding Fair (happening Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.), suggests that a visit to a wedding fair is just the thing to jumpstart preparations for the big event.
Are you a wedding fair neophyte? Fear not, Kearns has the answers to questions from the uninitiated.
One of our favorite places to get lost in the city is the California Academy of Sciences deep in Golden Gate Park, because sometimes we need to be reminded there's a whole world out there beyond all the concrete and automobiles. Inspired by their committment to opening the public's eyes to life on Earth beyond our immediate micro 'hoods, they're kicking off their second annual LoveLife photo competition, in which they ask you to submit your best photos of the Academy and the natural world for judging by top photo experts.
7x7's Wine Buying Guide: Korbel Champagne, Lake Sonoma Winery, Kenwood Vineyards, and Valley of the Moon Winery
Bay Area ladies have long been loyal to SkinSpirit Skincare Clinic & Spa, which has three thriving locales in our region: Just steps away from Stanford University in the heart of Palo Alto, the Mercer, in Walnut Creek’s thriving downtown, and the delightful Strawberry Village in Mill Valley, all offering products and services with integrity. Even with such a lofty reputation, the kind folks at SkinSpirit are still game to share their secrets and tips on how to take the best possible care of your skin.
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