A Whole Month Of Must-Hit Parties In S.F.

It's a new month, with a whole new roster of affairs worth crashing.We hope you've shined your dancing shoes and pressed your party pants because September brings 30 days of shindigs with shopping, crafting, and maybe even some contest-winning.

Macy's Glamorama 2014
Want to get up close and personal with Jason Derulo for a great cause? We are giving away two tickets to the annual Macy's gala, Glamorama, an event that gives back to organizations that raise awareness of HIV and illnesses that affect children. Just leave a comment below telling us who you'd like to see perform at next year's event for the chance to win.
When: Friday, September 12, 8 p.m.
Where: SHN Golden Gate Theatre, 1 Taylor Street (at Golden Gate Avenue); 888-746-1799.


Gravel & Gold Fall Collection Launch
S.F. go-to Gravel & Gold has the cure for the change of season — it's a new collection to match. With three handmade print designs and new collection pieces all made in our very zip code, it's a delivery worth celebrating (with wine).
When: Thursday, September 11, 6 to 9 p.m.
Where: Gravel & Gold, 3266 21st Street (at Lexington Street); 415-552-0112.

Pressed Juicery Book Launch
Those delicious green sips you love from Pressed Juicery can now be brought home thanks to this page-turner of healthy secrets. The juice empire has published its very first book JUICE: Recipes for Juicing, Cleansing and Living Well and will be celebrating with a toast to good living.
When: Sunday September 21, 1 p.m.
Where: Book Passage at the Ferry Building, 1 Sausalito (at Embarcadero); 415-983-8030.

Kipling Pop-Up At Westfield
Kipling handbags will be finding themselves at home in Westfield San Francisco Centre this month for a special pop-up shopping experience. The kick-off party promises beauty touch-ups and food from the Seoul on Wheels truck.
When: Friday, September 19, 5:30 to 8 p.m.
Where: Kipling at Westfield San Francisco Centre, 865 Market Street (at 5th Street);No phone.

James Rowland Pop-Up At Voyager
This September, shop James Rowland exclusively at Voyager. This pop-up is all about shoes, so set your soles free with these artisan pairs.
When: September, store hours vary.
Where: Voyager, 365 Valencia Street (between 14th and 15th streets); 415-795-1748.


Kehau Lyons #SUMMER Exhibit At Rare Device
Get ready for an entire collection of seasonal works snapped by local Instagrammers and curated by Kehau Lyons. #SUMMER will showcase names such as Chelsea Dyer, Ike Edeani, and Ana Kamin.
When: September, store hours vary.
Where: Rare Device, 600 Divisadero Street (at Hayes);415-863-3969.

Re:Make SF With Brit+Co
Join Brit+Co and 100+ local craftsmen for another year of Re:Make. Shop the handmade and one-of-a-kind merchandise that is sure to brighten your life — from your coffee table to your closet.
When: Saturday, September 13, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Festival Pavilion at Fort Mason (at Marina Boulevard); 415-345-7500.

Etsy Night: Gold Dipped Geode Jewelry Believe in the power of a good accessory with this Etsy Evening installation of crafting with Katy Atchison. Create your very own stunning geode ring and learn the trade of gold dipping. You’ll leave with a new skill and bauble.
When: Thursday, September 11, 7 p.m.
Where: The Museum of Craft and Design, 2569 3rd Street (between 22nd and 23rd streets); 415-773-0303.
Doña Tomás 15th Anniversary Quinceañera Come together for the 15th Anniversary of Oakland’s Doña Tomás restaurant. In true quinceañera style, the evening will be brimming with food, drink, dancing, and fun. Dress code states theme-appropriate ball gowns encouraged — so bring your ruffles. Tickets are available at the door for $15.
When: Sunday, September 21, 5 to 10 p.m.
Where: Doña Tomás, 5004 Telegraph Avenue (between 49th and 51st streets); 510-450-0522.

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