There are a lot of fashion events to enjoy this weekend in the SF Bay Area. Urban Outfitters is hosting a special shopping event on Friday, there are numerous fashion shows through the weekend and designer sample sales. Whatever you decide to do this weekend, enjoy it with style!
High Style: The Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection, March 14 – July 19, 2015, Legion of Honor, 100 34th Avenue, SF, Ticket cost ranges from free to $36
Gowns, accessories, and other looks by the most influential designers of the last one hundred years—including Chanel, Givenchy, Dior, and Charles James—trace the evolution of fashion in the 20th century. See this exclusive West Coast presentation at the Legion of Honor of Brooklyn Museum’s distinguished costume collection.
Friday, June 5
Urban Outfitters MRKT PLACE, Friday, June 5, 2015, Urban Outfitters Union Square, 80 Powell Street, SF, 5:00-9:00p.m., no cost to attend
Kick off your Friday Happy Hour at Urban Outfitters! They’re bringing together and showcasing local artists and shops from around the Bay Area at their Powell Street location (80 Powell St). Artists and vendors showcased include Wallflower, Alexandra Zee, Amanda Hunt Jewelry, Root & Riot and Tar & Feather Vintage. Urban Outfitters is offering 10% off full-priced merchandise & 30% of sale items with the use of their UO app! Make sure to download it and save money at checkout!
Artpoint High Style Cocktail Party, Friday, June 5, 2015, Legion of Honor, 100 34th Avenue, SF, 7:00-10:00p.m., sold out
Enjoy fashion through the twentieth century! The Legion of Honor is hosting a cocktail party to celebrate their latest exhibit, “High Style: The Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection.” The event is sold out, but try to score tickets if you’re super resourceful.
SF Mansion Gala Red Carpet Gatsby Cocktail Party, Friday, June 5, 2015, Location TBD, ticket cost $100-$150
Celebrate fashion for a cause at this event that benefits the Leukemia and Lymphoma Societies. Local model and business woman Rumiko McCarthy will be hosting this event with a fashion show featuring the designs of Mariya Milovidova and Rory Castillo. Fashion events are event better when they benefit a great non-profit organization!
Art Indulgence SF, Friday, June 5, 2015, Mercer, 255 Rhode Island Street, SF, 9:00p.m.-2:00a.m., no cost to attend
Stop by Mercer and indulge in the arts. Art Indulgence is a series of local art inspired events to promote the artist community within the Bay Area. This event will feature various designer works, including those of Eve-Lynne Miyasaki and Rebecca Rose Vandersteen. Items will be available for purchase at the event.
Saturday, June 6
Spring India Day at Union Square, Saturday, June 6, 2015, 333 Post Street, SF, 11:00a.m. – 7:00p.m., no cost to attend, no RSVP necessary
This free annual festival celebrates Indian culture with exhibits that include a traditional Indian wedding ceremony, henna artists, Bollywood dancing, music, and a fashion show. Food booths will serve Indian delicacies and vendors will be selling fine crafts and fashion.
BlacMéra Sample Sale, Saturday, June 6, 2015, BlacMéra Concept Showroom, 1400 Rollins Road, Suite A, Burlingame, 11:00a.m.-4:00p.m., RSVP required
Sample sale! This exclusive designer sample sale will feature brands Atelier Prélude, Prima Jiva, and BlacMéra. Shopping at a discount is always enjoyable! RSVP is required to attend and shop.
Sports Authority Golden State Warriors Party, Saturday, June 6, 2015, Sports Authority, 2250 Bridgepointe Parkway, Foster City, 11:00a.m.-1:00p.m., no cost to attend
Sports Authority is hosting a Golden State Road to the Cup Party at their San Mateo location for Warriors fans looking to gear up for the Finals. The event will include prizes, a face painter, a photo booth and a live DJ. Plus, Basketball Hall of Famer Rick Barry will be making an appearance and signing autographs from 11am–1pm.
Santana Row Fashion Show, Saturday June 6, 2015, Santana Row, San Jose, 1:00-2:30p.m. and 4:00-5:30p.m., ticket cost $50
The Santana Row Summer Fashion Show is back, poolside at Misora, Santana Row’s newest luxury residential community. Their 7th annual runway event will include a beauty lounge, pre-event champagne, wine and light hors d’oeuvres. There are two different fashion show options with one starting at 1pm and the other at 4pm. This event benefits the non-profit Pets In Need.
Union Street Festival Fashion Show, Saturday, June 6 and Sunday, June 7, 2015, Octavia & Union Street, SF, 2:00p.m. and 3:00 p.m. both days, no cost to attend
The Union Street Fashion Show has quickly become one of the highlights of the Union Street Festival. This year’s lineup is sure to bring even more excitement with Nike, Liv Fashion, Simply Chic, Lorna Lane, LF Store, Sprout, & Sui Generis. Each retailer will be showcasing their top picks for spring and summer!
Wine, Women & Shoes Charity Fashion Event, Saturday, June 6, 2015, Menlo Circus Club, 190 Park Lane, Atherton, 6:00-9:30p.m., Ticket cost $100
Enjoy an evening of fashion & compassion at Wine Women and Shoes benefiting the Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood Foundation! Sip fine wines, mingle with charming Shoe Guys, shop designer fashions, savor delicious food bites and bid on incredible auction lots. The “Key to the Closet” raffle is worth over $12,000. In addition, enjoy a glamorous fashion show by Macy’s and strut your most fabulous footwear for the Best in Shoe awards. Amazing swag bag for all guests.
Dazzle for a Cause Fashion Show, Saturday, June 6, 2015, Sir Francis Drake Hotel, 450 Powell Street, SF, 6:30-11:00p.m., $75 ticket cost
Enjoy a dazzling evening of Indian culture with the who’s who of the Bay Area while helping uplift the lives of underprivileged children. Delight in the “role model” fashion show featuring community leaders paired with runway models. Enjoy passed hors d’oeuvres and sip beverages from the full bar while being entertained by live performances. Proceeds from the event benefit the kids of Compassionate Chefs Cafe.
Pret-A-Porter SF: Emerging Designers RTW Fashion Exhibit, Saturday, June 6, 2015, Taylor Monroe SF, 448 Grove Street, SF, 7:00-11:00p.m., $20 ticket cost
As a part of SF Design Week, SFFAMA is hosting their popular annual Pret-A-Porter Fashion Show. This event is known for showcasing talented up-and-coming designers in an impressive runway show. Collections featured this year are Hao R U by Hao Dong, King’s Gambit by Tim Ho, Winddresser by Mila Hagin, Multiply by Sara Ahli and Yang Qu. This show is one of the fashion highlights of the year!