Kathryn McCarron Trunk Show and Sample Sale
Where would we be in a city reigned by Karl the Fog without our beautifully crafted knits? Go-to local thread master Kathryn McCarron has upgraded to a larger showroom and is ready to show off her new digs. Swing by, grab a cocktail, and flip through her latest collection and pieces on sample sale — we all know summer wear in San Francisco includes a few layers.
When: Thursday, June 12, 7 to 10 p.m.
Where: Kathryn McCarron, 744 Alabama Street (between 19th and 20th streets); no phone.
Japanese Whiskey Tasting for Dads at Wingtip
Sometimes, Dad needs some whiskey. All week leading up to Father's Day, Wingtip will offer limited-edition Yamazaki, Hibiki, and Hakushu bottles specially wrapped in fine Japanese fabrics. Stop in for Thursday's whiskey tasting to try them yourself. This one-of-a-kind gift is the perfect buy for the man who has everything — or at least an empty glass.
When: Thursday, June 12, noon to 7 p.m.
Where: Wingtip, 550 Montgomery Street (between Clay and Commercial streets); 415-765-0993.
Tillamook Pop-Up Launch Party
The Tillamook Cheese Tour celebrates the co-op's 105th year of natural dairy products, with a three-day farmers' market that will take over the Inner Sunset. Tillamook has also partnered with local coffee, wine, and beer artisans. Awesome, right? Our fromagination is already running wild.
When: Friday, June 13, through Sunday, June 15, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: Farmers' Market, 403 Irving Street (between 5th and 6th avenues); no phone.
BellJar's Summer Solstice Garage Sale
BellJar is throwing yet another style curve ball our way with its Summer Solstice Garage Sale. Take 20% to 80% off apparel, accessories, and home goods. If that doesn't get you amped, an extra $20 off specialty pieces around the store certainly will.
When: Saturday, June 14, noon to 7 p.m.
Where: BellJar, 3187 16th Street (at Guerrero Street); 415-626-1749.
BeGood Launch Party
New kid in town BeGood will be launching its line of eco-conscious men’s and women’s sleek basics this Thursday at Alter Space. Now's your chance to peek the collection before it hits shelves.
When: Thursday, June 12, 6 to 9 p.m.
Where: Alter Space, 1158 Howard Street (between 7th and 8th streets); 415-735-1158.