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MISSION—On Saturday, May 3, from 11am to 4pm, Aldea Home (890 Valencia Street) will be hosting a trunk show for jewelry designer Vanessa Gade. Gade's bold kinetic designs are handcrafted in San Francisco using precious metals. [Racked Inbox]
NORTH BAY—Calypso St. Barth (Marin Country Mart, 2229 Larkspur Landing Cir, Larkspur) is hosting a Mother's Day "Generations of Style" shopping event this Friday and Saturday, May 2 and 3, from 10am to 6pm. Stop by to shop the current collection, enjoy refreshments, create a Mother's Day wish list, and receive a gift with purchase (while supplies last). There will also be an in-house photographer to capture special moments. RSVP here. [Racked Inbox]
SOMA—On Wednesday, May 14, enjoy a talk about the global world of design, hosted by modern furniture company Ligne Roset (162 King Street, San Francisco). Design writer Sarah White will lead a discussion between Ligne Roset's Executive Vice President, Antoine Roset, and designer Philippe Nigro. The event will be from 6 to 8pm, with the talk beginning promptly at 6:30. Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres will be served. RSVP by May 7th. [Racked Inbox]—Darcy Boynton