With the summer salons largely latent, a good rousing store opening was a superlative excuse to get spruced up (and a little sauced) amidst the swells. Some shopped, some gawked, but a good and gregarious time was had by all.
Buying art over the internet has never been so easy -- or so overwhelming. So the recent launch of crowd source-chosen art and photography prints on Minted.com came with some winnowing by well-known tastemakers.
Judging from the dapper dandies who met Philip Treacy, Alexander McQueen chief designer Sarah Burton, and Saudi fashion retailer Princess Reema Bandar Al-Saud, nothing gets San Francisco closets riled up like a good designer.
For San Franciscans, the ten lanes are most likely to be played during ironic corporate team-building exercises or ennui-charged 'tween birthday parties, but the bowling is only the ostensible reason to knock down the pins at Lucky Strike.