The Mason Jar Organic Tea Blending Workshop
Our caffeine addiction does not discriminate, which means tea is just as prized as all those bean-related beverages. The Mason Jar, Union Street's go-to spot will be hosting this comforting workshop in which visitors get to blend their very own bags to take home, along with a jar-painting DIY. Bites and bubbly will be included, too.
When: Thursday, July 17, 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Where: The Mason Jar, 2149 Union Street (between Webster and Fillmore streets); 415-683-6964
Tickets: $12, here.
Fiat Lux Summer Engagement Event
Fiat Luxe boutique will offer 15% off everything for one night of summer celebration — and that includes engagement rings. Designers such as Claire Kinder and Daisy San Luis will be in attendance, so stop by and meet the masters even if you're not looking for that accessory.
When: Friday, July 25th, 6 to 11 p.m.
Where: Fiat Lux, 218 Church Street (at Market Street); 415-312-8413.
The Process By BeGood
A party to honor the organic and quality processes behind the BeGood Clothing line, consider this a celebration of craft. The BeGood team and other local artists of all varieties will be completing pieces during the event, and you get to watch — and buy.
When: Thursday, July 17, 6 to 9 p.m.
Where: BeGood Clothing, 2127 Union Street (between Webster and Fillmore streets); 415-829-2289.
Amour Vert Summer Sample Sale
Come one, come all, to the weekend-long discount event put on by your very favorite green clothing co. Those summer Amour Vert looks you were ogling? Yep, they're on sale. Act fast.
When: Friday July 18, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Saturday, July 19, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Amour Vert HQ, 1278 Minnesota Street (between 23rd and 24th streets); No Phone.
Haus Of Half Hitch & The Podolls Snow-Cone Party
Get in touch with your inner summer breaker this weekend at Haus of Half Hitch. The Podolls will be hosting a snow-cone party to show off its new kids line. Indulge in those chilling treats while you shop micro-fashion for your littles.
When: Saturday, July 19, 2 to 6 p.m.
Where: Birch, 564 Hayes Street (between Laguna and Octavia streets); 415-626-6860.
7x7 Big Eat Live
7x7's annual issue about the best bites in the Bay is getting real. Join thousands of foodies at AT&T park this Saturday for tastings of tons of local vendors' treats. Bring your appetite, and maybe stretch pants — it's all-you-can-eat.
When: Saturday, July 19, 12 to 4 p.m.
Where: AT&T Park, 24 Willie Mays Plaza (near King Street); 415-972-2000.
Tickets: $75, Buy here.
This is Oakland Book Signing
Be prepared to upgrade your coffee table with your copy of This is Oakland, by Melissa Davis and Kristen Loken. Meet the ladies behind the book at McMullen Boutique and get your tome signed while you shop exclusive pieces by designer Erica Varize.
When: Saturday, July 20, 2 to 4 p.m.
Where: McMullen Boutique, 1235 Grand Avenue (at Fairview Avenue); 510-658-6906.
Madewell X Brownie and Madam Optical Co. Summer Collection Preview
Seeing your summer style in clear vision is of upmost importance, so join Madewell and Brownie and Madam Optical Co. in a styling sess. that will set you on the right track. Preview Madewell's most recent collection accompanied by covetable glasses and sunnies to lock in the look!
When: Sunday, July 20, 2 to 4 p.m. Where: Madewell, 1718 Redwood Hwy (at Wornum Drive), Corte Madera; 415-945-9015.