Showing posts with label san jose fashion. Show all posts
Showing posts with label san jose fashion. Show all posts

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Santana Row Summer Fashion Show

Below is the press release for Santana Row's most popular event of the year. Tickets often sell out, so if you are interested it would be a good idea to buy them early.


On Saturday, June 8 at 2 p.m. Santana Row’s most popular annual event, the Summer Fashion Show, returns to showcase the coolest looks for a hot summer in the most summery of spots – Santana Row Park. This professional runway show will benefit The Princess Project, an organization that collects dresses and gives them to teens all over California to make sure everyone feels like a princess at prom. Participating retailers include:

  • Free People
  • Kendra Scott
  • Tea Collection
  • Ted Baker
  • Anthropologie
  • Everything But Water
  • …and more Santana Row retailers!

Tickets are $50 and include seating at the runway show, access to the on-site style boutique, champagne and wine, light hors d’oeuvres, a Passion for Fashion shopping card with exclusive incentives and post-show soirees. Tickets are now on sale online, and inside the Santana Row Concierge. 

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

FAME Sprint/Summer 2017 - July 29th

FAME is an eclectic annual show that highlights emerging fashion, art, and music. Over 100 local artists will be displaying and selling their work. FAME also includes live music, dance performances, a beauty bar by Umbrella Salon, food (tacos, bahn mi, macaroons, etc.), and alcohol provided by Nomikai.

FAME takes place this Saturday from 7pm-midnight at 1700 Alum Rock Avenue. Tickets start at $10.

In addition there will be a separate Goapele Show featuring Jeremy Passion at the same venue. That starts at 6:30pm and costs $45 per ticket.

For more information, head over to the FAME event page.

Sunday, April 19, 2015

The Summer Fashion Shows at Santana Row

San Jose, CA - For the first time, the Santana Row summer runway moves to poolside at Misora, Santana Row’s resort-style residences.

Taking center stage (after the fashion presentation, of course!) is the luxurious setting, The Row’s newest community. The popular summer style event returns for the seventh year and will feature the season’s best fashions from The Row for women and men as well as style surprises and special guests.

Details: The fashion shows take place on Saturday, June 6 at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.

Tickets are $50 and include poolside seating to view the show, access to the Style Boutique, pre-event champagne and light hors d’oeuvres. Also included: a Passion for Fashion shopping card that entitles guests to discounts around The Row, prize drawings and in-store after parties with DJs. Registration begins at 12:45 p.m. at Santana Row Park for the 1 p.m. show. Tickets are on sale at and at the concierge office.

About Misora: The 212-unit luxury residential community, which was completed in early 2014, boasts such amenities as a lounging pool with cabanas and a lap pool, concierge services and private cinema. Residents also enjoy a fitness studio, chef’s demonstration facilities near the pool, wine lockers and a wine tasting room.

About Santana Row
Santana Row, a 647,000 square foot mixed-use development in San Jose, CA, is Silicon Valley’s premier destination for shopping, dining, living and working. Santana Row features over 70 shops, 20 restaurants, a boutique hotel and movie theatre. In addition to the dynamic retail & restaurant collection, Santana Row offers 615 luxury rental homes, 219 privately owned condos and 65,000 square feet of Class A office space. Santana Row is a property (NYSE:FRT), headquartered in Rockville, Maryland. For more information, please visit

About Federal Realty
Federal Realty is a recognized leader in the ownership, operation and redevelopment of high-quality retail based properties located primarily in major coastal markets from Washington, D.C. to Boston as well as San Francisco and Los Angeles.  Founded in 1962, our mission is to deliver long term, sustainable growth through investing in densely populated, affluent communities where retail demand exceeds supply.  Our expertise includes creating urban, mixed-use neighborhoods like Santana Row in San Jose, California, Pike & Rose in North Bethesda, Maryland and Assembly Row in Somerville, Massachusetts. These unique and vibrant environments that combine shopping, dining, living and working provide a destination experience valued by their respective communities.  Federal Realty’s 89 properties include over 2,600 tenants, in approximately 20.2 million square feet of retail space, and 1,500 residential units. 

Federal Realty has paid quarterly dividends to its shareholders continuously since its founding in 1962, and has increased its dividend rate for 47 consecutive years, the longest record in the REIT industry. Federal Realty shares are traded on the NYSE under the symbol FRT. For additional information about Federal Realty and its properties,

Sunday, August 3, 2014

therethere Partnering with the San Jose Public Library Foundation

A civic pride apparel company called therethere is aiming to build "pride of place" via unique graphical t-shirts created by local artists. They are partnering with San Jose Public Library Foundation for the entire month of August. Specifically, 10% of their proceeds for the month will go towards the foundation! To check out their site and support our library system, click here.

P.S.: You have to love the Pho shirt below... we have the best Vietnamese food in the US!

Sunday, June 1, 2014

Santana Row's Annual Summer Fashion Shows Featuring Vernon Davis of the 49ers

San Jose, CA – The popular summertime event returns for the sixth year with two poolside runway shows at Santana Heights and a catwalk appearance by popular football player Vernon Davis.

A portion of the sales will benefit the Vernon Davis Foundation for the Arts, created by the athlete/artist/philanthropist to promote art education and art appreciation among youth from disadvantaged backgrounds.

As always, the shows will feature the season’s best fashions for women and men from Santana row retailers as well as style surprises and special guests.

Runway shows are scheduled for 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.

Included in the price of the $50 ticket is poolside seating to view the fashion show, access to the Beauty Lounge, pre-event champagne, wine and light hors d’oeuvres, a Passion for Fashion shopping card that entitles guests to discounts around Santana Row, prize drawings and in-store events.

To purchase tickets, please visit the Santana Row website.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Die Hards Co. Kickstarter!

San Jose natives Adam and Ben Mayberry launched the Die Hards Co. four years ago with the mission of creating unique gear for die hard Bay Area sports fans. Now they are ready to take their company to the next level with higher-quality apparel made locally in the Bay Area that will perfectly match the official colors of all seven Bay Area teams. The team launched a Kickstarter to turn their entrepreneurial dreams into a reality. Combined with a Creative Industries Incentive Fund grant that they received from the City of San Jose, this campaign will have a huge impact on helping a local San Jose business achieve success.

The best part is that they already hit their goal, meaning any pledges $5 or more will receive a guaranteed reward. To find out more, watch the video below and then head over to the Kickstarter page to contribute!

Bay Area Sports Apparel From  The DIE HARDS COMPANY Announces Launch Of A KICKSTARTER To Manucature Made In The Bay Area Apparel

SAN JOSE, Calif.,—Since 2010, local clothing company, The Die Hards Company. has been providing Bay Area sports fans apparel, including t-shirts, sweaters and hats, to wear proudly when cheering on their favorite team.  Their tagline “Sport Your Colors” is the foundation for their brand as they strictly cater to the loyal fans of the seven professional sports teams in the San Francisco Bay Area.

With innovative designs—including their best-selling “Hella,” “Fin City” and “I Survived the Stick” t-shirts—The Die Hards Co. has continued to grow, mostly from their strong social media presence. With their 4th Anniversary closing in, they intend to take their company to the next level.

The Die Hards Co. is pleased to announce the launch of a Kickstarter campaign to crowd source the funds needed to manufacture their tshirts using factories in the Bay Area.  Previously they have purchased shirts from companys that sew they blank shirt options over seash.

Through the City of San Jose Office of Cultural Affairs and the Center for Cultural Innovation, they were selected to receive the Creative Industries Incentive Fund grant. Using Kickstarter to match the funds provided in the grant, we can produce high quality, Made in the Bay Area shirts matching official colors of all seven Bay Area teams.  Without these funds they would not be able to meet the minimums needed for manufacturing

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

On The Cusp Pop-up Shop @ Black & Brown

Shona Sanzgiri is a writer/editor from San Jose that has been commuting between New York and here for the last six months. He's trying to bring some elements from New York over here in a variety of projects. His latest one is a pop-up shop at Black & Brown on the Alameda  featuring the work of clothing designers, artists, photographers, and writers from both NYC and SJ.

Some of the items will include limited prints, photographs, clothing, accessories, and random curios & tchotchkes from places like Bombay's Thieves Bazaar, a photo-book by Diane Keaton, a napkin Harmony Korine once drew on, etc.

The pop-up shop will be open for two weeks starting March 22nd. The opening reception will run from 5pm to 8pm tomorrow and feature food & refreshments by Dena Cooks (Tunisian Table, America's Test Kitchen). For more info you can check out the On The Cusp website.

Thursday, December 26, 2013

Hanhny - New San Jose-Based Fashion Label

Hanh Nguyen is a fashion designer that recently relocated back to San Jose. Over the past seven years she has lived in New York and Europe and designed for the labels Isaac Mizrahi, The Reformation, and Jessica Joyce. Now that Hanh is back in town, she's starting her own label called Hanhny.

You can check out the her full collection online over here, or you can head over to either the SJMade pop up shop at Valley Fair or the DSF Shop in SF (I'm sure you can guess my personal preference). If you visit the website, use the coupon code Hanhny25 to receive 25% your entire purchase. The promo expires on December 31st, and again here is the link.

Swan LakeHarvest Moon

Imagination ToteLight My Way

Sunday, March 17, 2013

2nd Annual Fashion Show for the South Bay Art Institute

The Art Institute of California - Silicon Valley is preparing "Up in the Air" for this Thursday, March 21st at the Computer History Museum. It is being produced by the Bachelor or Science students in the Fashion Marketing & Management program and will feature original designs created and styled by the students and instructors.

Frankly, I had no idea there was even a Fashion program in the South Bay. It's great to see the region start to build out proficiencies outside of tech. It will add to work and cultural diversity and make help make Silicon Valley an even more interesting place! For more information on the fashion program, click here.

Friday, September 2, 2011

Premier Launch of Made in San Jose Magazine

Saturday, September 3 at 10:00am - September 4 at 6:00pm

San Jose History Park
1650 Senter Road, San Jose, CA
San Jose, CA

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If nothing ever changed, there’d be no butterflies. - Author Unknown.

We are proud to inform you that the premiere launch of Made in San Jose Magazine
has been moved to the San Jose’s own beautiful History Park
located at 1650 Senter Road, San Jose, CA 95112.

Fore more information pls visit

Made in San Jose Magazine and History San José
A Taste of Tapestry Labor Day Event on
Saturday (9/3) and Sunday (9/4)
from 10:00am to 6:00pm

Music | Art | Fashion Show | Food & Drinks | Exotic Cars | Vintage Scooters & Motorcycles |

A Taste of Tapestry Overview

Join us for this wonderful weekend featuring: Local live music featuring; Cadillac Jack, the 60 voice Jubilee Choi; Black&Blue; Singer/Songwriter Michael Annuzzi; Reggae Sensation Michael Annotti, DJ By The Bay with DJ BERT; Taken Events with DJ TAKEN; Vivace Youth Chorus of San Josend much more including:

SAN JOSE EARTHQUAKES’ Ambassador, KELLY GRAY, professional players and his youth soccer club, autographs and scrimmages also including women’s professional soccer player KASSIE DOUBRAVA GRAY

Leading Artists featuring Juried Award Winners
TV coverage of Artists and Event by CreaTV
TapestryArts' Design for Living Center
UCCE Master Gardener's of Santa Clara County
Children's entertainer Andy Z and the Kids Creativity Art Zone
Shelly’s Style face painting and Henna designs
Bellydancing performances and lessons by Setareh & Hala’s Dance Troupe
DO THE HUSTLE CreaTV Comcast Channel 15 Pilot and all day auditions
Ricki with Salsa Dance Now performance and lessons
Santa Clara Valley Model T Ford Club’s cars
Writers & book signings featuring Kathryn Besser's book, Dirt&Sunshin
Dr. Mary Crocker Cook's book, Awakening Hope, reading and signing
San Jose's Pete the Magician; Haikchi Stick and Inca Silver
Hollywood’s Attraction: 70s disco band; 1970s Dance & Costume Contest

We will also be featuring Jr. Battle of the Bands; Karaoke; Fashions Shows; Sunday Afternoon Dance Contest; Silent Auction; Opportunity Drawing and much, much more!

Amazing Unique Food, Wine and Beer Vendors: Whitings Food; Dipping Dots; Cali-Pop; Fruit Fritz; Thai Kabob BBQ; Mainstreet Food Concession; Carmen’s Taqueria; Baratt’s Lemonade; Suitcase Ron’s Kettle Korn Revue; Mediterranean Shawarma & Kebab.

Porsches & Police Festival and Fundraiser 2011

The fun filled day included entertainment from THE HITMEN, The Cadillac Jack Band and Jubilee Christian Center Choir. The event was a huge success and The Loma Prieta Region Porsche Club and Tapestry Arts wishes to thank the sponsors and other presenting non-pofits (History Park San Jose, San Jose Police Foundation and Starbird Youth Center, Community United)

2011 Sponsors

Made in San Jose Magazine
Dings and DentsExotic Auto Works
Dings and Dents
Exotic Auto Works & Dell Auto Body
Precious Metal Motorsports
Don's Autowerks
Los Gatos Auto Service
Bottomley Distributing
Guglielmo Winery
R&B Printing & Creative Services
Karen Dippel Marketing and Web Services

Tapestry Arts looks forward to a magnificent year and hope that you can join us.