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Enthusiastic shoppers, slip on your comfiest kicks, grab your cross-body and prepare to hit up some cool pop-ups and sales all around town this fine weekend before Halloween. Also, probably a good idea to layer on your fail-safe long cami and midi-skirt uniform—in case you encounter a dearth of proper dressing rooms as you make the rounds. OK, here we go...
OVER THE OCEAN POP-UP, NOE VALLEY—Europhiles, this one's for you: Today and tomorrow, October 23rd and 24th, shop IRL the amazing breadth of European goodies from cult-fave SF site Over the Ocean—at 15 percent savings. We're talking adorably chic childrenswear and toys, timeless home goods, and accessories and clothing for grownups from dozens of amazing brands imported from Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Holland, Hungary, Iceland, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom. Feel free to bring the kiddies along for the ride as there will be crafts to entertain them while you shop, mingle and ogle website founder (and Munich native) Birgit Sfat's home, located at 1671 Noe Street. Hours: 2pm to 6pm today; 10am to 4pm on Saturday.
AMOUR VERT WAREHOUSE SALE, DOGPATCH—Through Saturday, October 24th, spend less green on green clothing by Amour Vert. The hip SF-based sustainable fashion brand will be serving up styles from its latest fall and winter collections, and past seasons' samples and limited-edition styles at up to 80 percent off. The shopping event takes place at AV's corporate HQ: 1278 Minnesota Street, Suite A. Hours are 11am to 7pm today; and 11am to 5pm on Saturday.
SARAH FLINT TRUNK SHOW, UNION SQUARE—Wilkes Bashford is the place any shoe hound worth her salt in stilettos will be on Saturday, October 24th, from 9am to 6pm: Shoe designer-wunderkind Sarah Flint will be on hand for her fall/winter trunk show. Her handcrafted-in-Italy luxury designs (oxfords to booties, sling-backs to sandals) are known for their sophisticated simplicity with feminine and delicate embellishments. No wonder, Sarah's eponymous footwear is a favorite of many fashion playas—she was named Women's Wear Daily's "One to Watch" this year and has been featured on Forbes' "30 Under 30 Designers to Watch." Don't even get us started on her celeb fans (OK, twist our
arm leg: Jessica Alba, Selma Blair, Kate Hudson and Blake Lively, to name a few.) Wilkes Bashford is located at 375 Sutter Street.
GEORGETTE CRIMSON POP-UP, EMERYVILLE—Sunday, October 25th, 10am to 4pm at Lola Creative Agency (a full-service photo studio specializing in fashion). Starring SF-based fashion label Georgette Crimson and designer Tina Reith, this event is sure to be fun and extremely fashionable. Along with sips, nom-noms and tunes, the style scores are not limited to GC's simple-chic, US-made clothing. Racks will also be blooming with hot wardrobe must-haves from local brands like Le Point, Waltz, Lisa Says Gah, Colleen Mauer, Kiki Creative and more. Cherry on top? SF tastemaker and Insta star Jen Szeto of Window of Imagination will be hosting. Lola Creative is located at 6267 Doyle Street, Emeryville.