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Support Equality and GLSEN with CB2 and USA Network this Saturday!

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Dear Fashionistas, CB2 may not be based out of San Francisco but it certainly is one of our fave stores to hit in Union Square when we’re in need of a decor pick me up. Always in fashion, especially in San Francisco, is supporting EQUALITY!! Well we’ve got the perfect event to smash those two together. In celebration of the upcoming Pride celebrations this June, the always inspiring decor store CB2 has partnered with USA Network’s Characters Unite Campaign  for a …

San Francisco Band Date Nite Goes Space Glam This Saturday At Monarch

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    Dear Fashionistas, Get excited for our first music feature on Fashionista San Francisco (and first video)! Normally we haven’t covered music but when we are introduced to something that is filmed on the streets (and apartments) of SF AND has well styled ladies & gents in it well we have no choice but to share. “In The Light” is the first video off Date Nite‘s new album and we are blogging to it on repeat today! Date Nite …

Hand Made Shoes In Florence Courtesy Of Lucky Magazine

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Dear Fashionistas, First off sorry to keep you waiting! It’s been a couple of crazy travel weeks but we’re back and ready to share 😉 When we were planning our trip to Italy we had a few things on our mind…food, wine, and of course fashion! We wrapped up our travels throughout Tuscany with a few days in Florence and got to spend them with one of our most Fashionista friends Elisia. Other than being a blast to catch up …

Chic Cuisine Goes to GLOBE ~ A Financial District Delight!

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photo credit: Baby Greens Salad~sftravel.com; Wild Salmon~Alexandre Vidal Foodspotting; Burrata, Peach, Prosciutto Salad~ JoAnne Kao Foodspotting  Dear Fashionistas, This week’s Chic Cuisine date night brought us to Globe, a small restaurant in the Financial District for some American cuisine. On a Wednesday night at around 8pm the place was not exactly packed, but the intimate feel of the restaurant most certainly attracts the financial district crowd for cocktails and a bite. In what is most natural to the boyfriend and …

A Bubbles Boutique Event In Sonoma This Sunday With Ben (as in The Bachelor) Pouring Wine!

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Dear Fashionistas, We were so lucky to meet Ericka Peterson this week at one of our blogger events. This super adorable and super bubbly fashionista is the owner & founder of A Bubbles Boutique. A Bubbles Boutique is a one-of-a-kind networking & shopping experience, showcasing the season’s latest trends, pieces from your girlfriends’ closets and collections from local designers, paired with a glass of bubbly for San Francisco’s fashion savvy.  At her get togethers you can enjoy learning about today’s …

Searching For A Patio Bar In San Francisco? Look No Further Than The Corner Store

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  Fashionista San Francisco couldn’t be more excited to introduce our new Chic Cuisine contributor Ariana! Not only a total fashionista, Ariana is always on the hunt for the next best food thing. Look forward to being kept in the know about the latest and greatest in San Francisco bites & libations by this fashionable foodie. Take it away style sister….   Dear Fashionistas, It’s officially time for our first Chic Cuisine post! For our first foray into the vast …

April Hair(Pins) brought to you by Pinterest & Cinta Salon

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Dear Fashionistas, This is the first post in our new monthly series called Hair Pin(terest)! We’ll be bringing you our favorite hairstyles for the month from our Pinterest board  and will introduce you to a different ah-mazing San Francisco Hair Salon each time. Full credit will be given to the boards we re-pinned from! And April’s pin wins arrrrrrrrre….   We’re slightly obsessed with every type of loose-y goose-y sexy rumpled hair-do in town and this one to the left …

5 Items Every Fashionista Needs For The Perfect Beach Vacation

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Dear Fashionistas, Fashionista San Francisco is jetting to Aruba in a week and we are all about one thing…Beach GLAM!!! That means a few key pieces: a monokini,  a maxi dress, chunky statement jewelry as always, sick sunglasses, and your ultimate beach vacation accessory….killer sandals (we aren’t and never will get with the “heels on the beach” thing). You can’t get more sexy and stylish than this combination. Yes itsy bitsy teenie weenie bikinis are still fab (we all have …

San Francisco’s Most Stylish Interchangeable Watch Brand~Modify Watches

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Behind the scenes shots on location; my new rose gold face with crimson and black straps; a few of the Modify strap choices; Ayo and Aaron doing a Superman dive…why not?; left to right Antonio, Aaron, Ayo and Ashil   Dear Fashionistas, We were invited to spend the day at the Modify Watches “Fashionista/Summer Campaign” photo shoot this weekend and couldn’t have been more stoked to participate. We featured them in a post here during the World Series last year …

Wear Green This St Patrick’s Day With Melissa Joy Manning

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Dear Fashionistas, Okay, wear green. But don’t think just because it’s a fun beer drinking holiday you have to dress in a head to toe green sweatsuit. Switch it up and wear green in your accessories instead! We think these Malachite slice drop earrings from Berkeley jewelry designer Melissa Joy Manning would be the perfect lucky charm with a white & black ensemble, no? A super cute messy knot for you hair topped off with a bright pink lip will keep it …

Our Get Fit Challenge Update: 1 Week With The Dailey Method (and we’re still alive!)

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*First off Congrats to The Dailey Method for being featured in the March issue of Shape!! Woot Woot!! Check out the write up and the DVD you can purchase to get fit at home!* Fashionistas, We embarked on a 30 day get fit challenge with The Dailey Method last Saturday and we’re here to report how our first week went. In a nutshell…..we’re obsessed. There are a lot of ways to describe going from not working out at all to …

Fashionista Gets Fit with The Dailey Method~Our 30 Day Challenge

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Fashionistas, We all need a little motivation at times to get moving and stay healthy. Bikini season is no joke and whether you are going on a tropical Spring vaca like us (Aruba!) or are just gearing up for Summer we want to help you get there.  Fashionista San Francisco will be doing a 30 day challenge with The Dailey Method and will be bringing you updates along the way. Our goal: definitely to get beach ready but also to …

Summer Fashion For When It’s 70 Degrees~In SAN FRANCISCO?!!

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Fashionistas, Anytime SF weather hits above a 63 we’re calling our ladies for a bikini wax. Nothing gets a Fashionista into a dress faster than the hint of an elusive SF sunny day and today we have it! Forecast of 70 degrees in the city which means if you are one of the lucky ones that aren’t working today you need to run, not walk to Azalea, pick up this adorable Parker Ruffle Jumper in Cheetah (bonus it’s on sale) …

An Interview with Chuck Kazemi of Make Your Momentum

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Fashionistas, Here at Fashionista San Francisco we’re always looking for the next great thing to introduce our readers to and we are super stoked when we find something that makes us feel good and look good. We can remember specifically when Toms shoes first came out (and then shades) and how awesome it was to see someone being successful AND making a difference in the world. Make Your Momentum is just that type of movement. Currently producing tees, hoodies, and hats …

Blackbird Underpinnings Benefit Party~This Sunday at Bar Three Fifty-Five

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Dear Fashionistas, We are sticking with the lingerie theme this week and bringing you an event that is really going to heat things up. Founded just last year by Marin Camille and Julia Zolinsky, Blackbird Underpinnings is a Bay Area-based company that brings you high-quality, locally-made intimate apparel and lounge wear. These vintage-inspired pieces commemorate the expressive and liberated women of the 20’s and 30’s—women who won the vote, cropped their hair, literally wore the pants, and dared to declare …

Alla Prima Fine Lingerie~Helping San Francisco Fashionistas Stay Seriously Sexy

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Fashionistas, One of the ultimate (and underpurchased) indulgences in life is gorgeous, high-end lingerie. The idea of spending money on something that not many people will see somehow hasn’t caught on here in the States like it has in France, but we think this is the perfect time to change all that. If your normal February 14th shopping list includes a trip to the closest Victoria’s Secret take a leap this year and check out one of the cities best …

Get Foxy For Valentine’s Day With Our Salty Fox Jewelry Giveaway

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CONGRATS TO ARIANA FOR WINNING THE ADELINE CUFF & VALENTINA NECKLACE!!! WE CAN’T WAIT TO SEE PICS OF YOU ROCKING THEM IN HAWAII!!!! ENJOY!   Fashionistas, You all know our love of local and our favorite new find is Salty Fox Jewelry. Handmade in San Francisco by designer Megan Stacy Salty Fox strikes that perfect balance we all seek of edgy and dainty. We sat down for a chat with this super talented local designer and were lucky enough to …

Chanel, Hermes & Prada For Less with TheRealReal.com & Fashionista San Francisco

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Fashionistas, When we come across a better way to get our hands on a Birkin, an Alaia pump, or a Chanel cross body and it involves not paying retail we have to share it. Let Fashionista San Francisco introduce you to The RealReal.com ~ the world’s premier online luxury resale store. Offering authenticated, pre-owned, women’s and men’s designer brands including Chanel, Hermès, Manolo Blahnik, Gucci and Cartier – all at up to 90 percent off retail prices -The RealReal eliminates the uncertainty of purchasing …

Fix Your Winter Skin With Our GIVEAWAY From elizabeth W!

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CONGRATS TO JEANETTE FOR WINNING THE BODY CREAM!!! ENJOY! Dear Fashionistas, We told you the amazing story behind the ultra luxurious San Francisco made elizabeth W products here. Now it’s time for one lucky reader to win our favorite product~ the Shea Butter Body Cream! We’ve picked it in the Citrus Verbena scent because who doesn’t need a little pick me up in these dreary Winter months?!  These citrus notes hit just the right spot. Rich, thick and intensely hydrating, this …

GORGEOUS Locally Crafted Bath & Body Goods By elizabeth W

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Dear Fashionistas, Our favorite thing at Fashionista San Francisco is finding new items to take care of ourselves with, especially in the New Year! There is nothing better than spending your time lazily browsing around a shop sniffing all of the different scents (a few times) only to settle on one that is oh so uniquely you. It gets wrapped up in a pretty bag, you take it home, and every time you are getting ready and you reach for …