Conifer Anniversary Party
Break out the birthday candles because our favorite indie wares shop is turning three this Wednesday! (Sniffle. They grow up so fast, don't they?) And, to celebrate its milestone, Conifer is treating us to scrumptious treats by Black Jet Baking Co., champers, and — best of all— discounts. Score its merch for 20% off the sticker price, and then try your luck at the raffle.
When: Wednesday, May 29, 4 to 8 p.m.
Where: Conifer, 2848 Webster Street (between Union and Green streets); 415-922-1892.
Apiece Apart Trunk Show
Embarking on some summer travels? Let us introduce you to jet-set worthy staples by Apiece Apart. The designers have created an entire line of versatile clothing (seriously — they can be styled every which way), and will be in the flesh at Mill Mercantile this Thursday. Come flip through the breezy, minimalistic summer collection and get some packing inspiration.
When: Thursday, May 30, 2 to 8 p.m.
Where: Mill Mercantile, 3751 24th Street (At Church Street); 415-401-8920.
Refinery29 And SFMOMA Closing Party
Saying goodbye is hard to do, especially to a city staple like the SFMOMA, but we thought we would make it memorable, to say the least! Join R29 and the SFMOMA this Thursday to party it up on the MOMA rooftop. Some of your fave friends will be there, including Coqueta, Anchor Steam Brewery, Bluestem Brasserie, and Trace. Music by Semi Precious Weapons will have those art adorned walls a-shakin'. But, keep in mind this is only a short farewell — not goodbye!
When: Thursday, May 30, 6 to 9:45 p.m.
Where: SFMOMA, 151 3rd Street (between Minna Street and Masset Place); 415-357-4000.
Cheese Love: A Lesson In Italian Cheese & Wine
Creating the perfect cheese platter is an art our Italian friends have mastered, and are thankfully willing to share. It wouldn't be a cheese plate without some lip-smacking vino and Makeshift Society can help you become a talented cheese and wine aficionado. Take two hours to lose yourself in your very own Eat Pray Love moment, and become a cheese platter whiz.
When: Thursday, May 30, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Where: Makeshift Society, 235 Gough Street (between Fell and Oak streets); 415-625-3220.
Cost: $40; buy tickets here!
Mira Mira Girls Night
Between coffee dates at The Mill and visits to lush farmers' markets, scheduling girl dates can seem near impossible to accomplish. That's why we thank our lucky stars for Mira Mira. Not only does the Mission boutique know how to provide us with the best of adornments around, but it's also a pro at bringing gals together for some much needed cocktails and shopping. Sneak a peek at the latest summer collection and meet the awesome Bay Area blogger, Alexandra Bigley of SFShopGirl. Count us in!
When: Thursday, May 30th, 7 to 10 p.m.
Where: Mira Mira, 3292 22nd Street (between Valencia and Bartlett streets); 415-648-6513.
Park And Pond Book Signing & DIY Stamp Workshop
The perfect gift or sweet note lies in the skill of handmade creations. We all know beautiful, hand-stamped stationary and wrapping paper is what really makes a gift leave its mark, so that's why we're looking to join Meagan Lewis this Saturday, who will showing us how to create our very own stamps. Plus, she'll be scribbling away her John Hancock on her new tome Put Your Stamp On It, a handy guide to stamping.
When: Saturday, June 1, 1 to 3 p.m.
Where: Park and Pond, 1422 Grant Avenue (between Green and Union Streets); 415-217-8864.
Photo: Via Mira Mira