On a hectic October Tuesday, just before 7x7’s monthly race to the printer, I took it upon myself to enjoy some languorous me-time at the W Hotel. Looming deadlines had triggered my tendency to crack under pressure. I settled in at Trace for a two-hour feast of beet salad, mushroom flatbread, a lamb pastrami sandwich, and butterscotch pudding, and then waddled up to Bliss Spa for a two-hour mani-pedi chaser.
Over the last month, Sonya toned things down a bit—it is, after all, fall—but kept the glamour quotient high. She was seen gracing the runway for a charity fashion show, hitting the town with her beaux (i.e., former San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown), and kicking it Elizabeth Charles and Wilkes Bashford.
You can keep your turkey legs and gelatenous cranberries, thank you. Thanksgiving is all about stuffing. Lots of stuffing. Preferably doused in gravy. It is the ultimate comfort food in a holiday made up of comfort foods. In order to help you prepare Thanksgiving's most important dish, we have five recipes from esteemed local chefs to make your holiday feast magical.
Shopping in stores is done. That you still shop for gifts and assorted goods in person truly makes us concerned for you, you poor lamb. And with that, here are a few choice apps that will have your items waiting for you curbside, the moment you walk in the door, or right on your porch. Perfect the holiday shopping.
Shortly before getting hitched over the weekend, Solange stopped by San Francisco to spin at the Top of the Mark's 75th anniversary. You know Solange. Oh, you know Solange. Jay-Z knows Solange, that's for sure. And so does Ken Fulk, who invited the famous songstress to spin at the big bash.
The weather doesn't have to be the only thing that's cool thanks to these soothing remedies and cheeky prints.
Sneakers. They're having a moment. From the Union Square Chanel boutique windows to style hurricane Sonya Molodetskaya (who rocked a personalized pair at the On Aura Tout Vu show in October), they're major right now. In honor of casual classic footwear made chic, Ferragamo has released a series of new sneakers this fall. For your convienence, we've provided you the best places to show them off.
Bravo’s Andy Cohen does a lot more than just produce the entertaining yet family-eroding Housewives franchise. (Beverly Hills, for what it's worth, arguably remains the best in the series.) He's also a talk show host and a best-selling scribe. And he's coming to SF to talk all about it on November 19.
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