FASHION

the hair out there

June 23, 2011

i’m really excited for the opening of “blonde on blonde” tonight (thurs june 23) at the dipietro todd salon in the fillmore! brittany mccall, the resident dpt graphic designer and sweetheart, has created a “multimedia collaboration combines brittany’s signature style with dipietro todd’s creative vision.” her work is very fashion-forward, and in an...
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TONIGHT! Summer Solstice Party at Swarm Gallery!

June 18, 2011

it’s the longest saturday of the year, come celebrate with us! SEE YOU TONIGHT!!! BIG THINGS & Swarm Gallery are pleased to collaborate for a massive creative adventure with a Summer Solstice Party! Crafting, cooking, live music, performances and a marketplace of unique handmade and vintage goods. Come experience the sights, sounds, tastes, smells...
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SUMMER SOLSTICE PARTY!

June 3, 2011

BIG THINGS & Swarm Gallery are pleased to collaborate for a massive creative adventure with a Summer Solstice Party! Crafting, cooking, live music, performances and a marketplace of unique handmade and vintage goods. Come experience the sights, sounds, tastes, smells and feelings of summer! Saturday, June 18th, 2011 at 6 PM Swarm Gallery 560 Second...
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“I’m looking for the stunners.”

May 12, 2011

i haven’t been more invigorated by a movie, a person or their philosophy than i was tonight by bill cunningham new york, the documentary about this incredible man who has dedicated his entire life to clothes and how they’re worn on the street. it’s the story of a hard-working, honest, life-loving guy who just...
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BIG THINGS AHEAD: LIZ

April 20, 2011

the perfect leather jacket is hard to find—there are either too many zippers, the leather is the wrong shade, or it’s hopelessly too tight…even…if you…try…to make it fit. liz thayer is out to change that. her line, claflin, thayer & co., named after a defunct (and now resurrected!) family business, consists mainly of leather...
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SFMOMA jewelry trunk show!

April 14, 2011

this saturday, april 16th, SFMOMA is hosting its annual jewelry trunk show! it’s always fun to peruse the gift shop at the end of a museum visit, so this time it’ll be extra exciting to be able to meet some of the artists and jewelers. i mentioned meeting jamie at anica the other day, who...
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love the bow tie!

April 12, 2011

bow ties have come a long way since winston churchill and 16-year-old movie theater ushers— now they’ve made their way into the land of craft! after work on thursday, trina and went to a bow tie workshop at the museum of craft and folk art‘s monthly craft bar. sponsored by etsy and britex fabrics,...
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spring things!

April 11, 2011

the BIG THINGS SHOP is bursting at the seams with brand new goodies for spring! we’re excited to be working with lots of great artists and artisans from around the world. so much more is coming, so check back soon…but for now……..we’re super excited about these traditionally block-printed and appliqued pillowcases from the artisans of tilonia help...
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serial cultura spring sale this weekend!

April 8, 2011

my bff jen is having a spring cleaning sale this weekend at her AMAZING live/work studio in oakland! don’t miss her dresses, tops, and scarves all for just $25-75! she’s been featured on the coveted, ny magazine, and on tons of bloggers–i was wearing a top of hers in the glamour feature! we’ll be hanging...
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glamourpuss

April 8, 2011

OMG i’m famous! WOW i am so flattered to have been featured in the april issue of glamour magazine in an article on san francisco street style!!! a few people had told me about it when it first came out, but when my dad called me yesterday and said that his hairdresser told him...
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