A design by CCA graduate Alexandra Canter at last year's fashion show.
CCA student Vischaka Sachi Henrietta's sketch of her runway designs for Friday's show.
A look from Donna Karan's Urban Zen collection.
Alice + Olivia store launch party, Thursday, 6–8 p.m. Designer Stacey Bendet is joined by S.F.-based blogger Blaire Eadle (Atlantic-Pacific) to celebrate Bendet’s first San Francisco store. There will be cake pops. 2259 Fillmore St., S.F. Click here for more info.
“It’s Spring Downtown” with DiPietro Todd Salons and Downtown, Thursday, 6–8 p.m. Head to the Union Square store for a peek at the duo’s lookbook collaboration plus tips on what’s still in the works for spring. 55 Maiden Lane, S.F., 415-975-4400. Click here for more info.
Wilkes Bashford penthouse celebration, Thursday–Saturday, 10 a.m.–6 p.m. The iconic store celebrates the first stage in its year-long makeover with a three-day fest of custom-made demonstrations, fittings, and preordering from Kiton’s Fall 2012 collection. 375 Sutter St., S.F., 415-986-4380. Click here for more info.