Skip to Navigation Skip to Content

Alicia Bermudez

Photos: An Evening of Art & Beauty at Aura Skin Spa

Aura Skin Spa, the medical day spa located in the heart of North Beach, hosted a lovely evening of art and beauty for an engaged audience, who explored the spa’s innovative body contouring and body slimming laser treatments.

Timex Launch Party at Macy’s

Timex, the American icon, was celebrated at the Union Square flagship store, featuring 7x7 editors Schuyler Bailey and Allison McCarthy.

The Whole Enchihuahua 2013

Canines and their companions gathered at Dolores Park on a recent sunny day to celebrate The Whole Enchihuahua, an event to raise awareness for Chihuahuas, the breed most in need of rescue in Northern California shelters. The event featured plenty of entertainment to keep tails wagging, including:

  • Complimentary dental check with an SF SPCA Registered Veterinary Technician

CCA Fashion Show 2013

California College of the Arts recently held its annual fashion show, showcasing eight exquisite collections created by CCA’s senior Fashion Design students.

The term-ending event, juried by a team of industry professionals, featured a variety of cutting-edge creations worn by runway models. 7x7 presented its Emerging Talent award to Tisina Parker, who is the granddaughter of CCA Honorary Doctorate recipient Julia Florence Parker, one of the country's preeminent basketmakers. Tisina's stunning collection was inspired by Native American textile traditions and aesthetics.

ArtPadSF 2013 Opening Party

The 3rd Annual ArtPadSF kicked off with an exclusive opening party at the Phoenix Hotel, as over 40 hotel rooms were transformed into art galleries and taken over by curatorial projects. ArtPadSF benefitted the SFMOMA SECA Art Award, which has honored more than 70 Bay Area artists. The night’s festivities included:

  • An exclusive preview of all ArtPadSF exhibitors before doors opened to the general public

Reason to Party's Built to Last Benefit for Dolores Street Project

Reason to Party lived up to its name with the recent 2013 Spring Gala, Built to Last, at Public Works.

UM & Haas: Ensuring the Future of Innovation 2013

UM San Francisco invited members of the media and tech communities to support and celebrate the growth of entrepreneurship in the Bay Area by hosting a fundraising event for the annual UC Berkeley Startup Competition (Bplan) at the Walter A. Haas School of Business.  The program provides entrepreneurs with the best possible resources, including education, networking, team creation, mentorship and venture financing.

Napa Valley Wine Train: Live in the Vineyard

Live in the Vineyard recently drew guests to the beautiful Napa Valley Wine Train for an intimate evening of food, wine, and music.

Win Tickets to the BritWeek Ball at the Palace

On May 11, the elegant Garden Court at the Palace Hotel will host the 2013 BritWeek Ball. This year’s grand finale to BritWeek 2013 is honoring the popular PBS series, Downton Abbeywith a 1920s-inspired evening, including a three-course dinner, champagne, cocktails, and of course, dancing. Costumes are encouraged!

Each spring, BritWeek celebrates the creativity and Innovation between Britain and California.

Daily Newsletters

Essential SF knowledge in your inbox

Sign up for our email newsletters to keep up on events, restaurants and SF haps.

Subscribe to 7x7
Give a Gift


The Big To-Do: 100 Things to Do In SF Before You Die

The Big Eat 2011: 100 Things to Try Before You Die

Pole Position: Our Subjective Guide to SF's Strip Clubs

Four Awesome Northern California Hot Springs

Refreshingly Unhip: SF's Old-School Pastrami Sandwiches

The 7 Best Carne Asada Burritos in San Francisco

The 10 Best Dishes Under $10 in Bernal Heights

The 10 Best Dishes Under $10 in the Lower Haight

The 10 Best Lunches in Union Square Under $10

The Path To Ramen Enlightenment

Secret Recipes: How to Make Some of the City's Best Dishes

Drink Up: SF's "Cocktail Movement" Bars

8 Solid First Date Ideas

Where to Learn An Instrument in SF

7 Local Musicians to Watch in 2011

The Best Wine Shops, Neighborhood by Neighborhood

The 7 Best San Francisco Albums of 2010

Refreshingly Unhip: The Best Glazed Dougnuts in SF

Tea: Our 7 Favorite Spots to Drink & Buy

Fireside Buzz: 7 Bars That'll Warm You Up

Beer Tasting Road Trip Itinerary of Sonoma & Mendocino Counties

Six Great Boots for Fall in San Francisco

Get A Room: Bars That Rent Private Spaces

The Best Phone Apps for the Food-Obsessed

9 Great San Francisco Football Bars

The Best Bowls of Soup (That Aren't Pho or Ramen) In SF

The 10 Best Burgers in San Francisco

Expert Advice on Parking in The City

Sonoma v. Napa: Which Does it Better?

Biking for Beginners: Routes to Take and Avoid

5 Ways to Get the Wine You Want in Restaurants

San Francisco's Best Dance Classes: 9 Places to Bust A Move

The Big Eat 2010: 100 Things to Try Before You Die

The Big Sweet 2010: 50 Treats to Try Before You Die