440 Brannan is a fashion design studio and retail store featuring only locally designed and produced men’s and women’s clothing and accessories. The boutique also supports local artists of all kinds hosting many gallery events.
On Thursday, December 3rd from 5:00pm – 11:00pm, 440 Brannan is hosting an ‘Art Meets Fashion’ event for aspiring local designers and artists to showcase their unique, one-of-a-kind pieces to the public. Participating fashion designers include UC Davis alumna Alyssa Lichtenstein, Academy of Art University alumnae Diana Legoretta, Magdalena Trever, Dao Thabthimkoson, Kaiya Tyson, Natalie Camargo, Nancy DeLos Reyes, Vanessa Salazar, and Myria Zaytoun Hansmeyer, as well as current Academy students Zenia Kim and Fayrouz Abi Assi.
Enjoy complimentary wine, music, art installations, and a chance to shop local San Francisco designers including gr.dano, designed by Academy of Art University 2004 BFA Fashion Design alumna Jill Giordano and her partner Brian Scheyer www.grdano.com <http://www.grdano.com> , Academy of Art University 2005 MFA Fashion Design alumna Amy Fink [www.amyfink.net<http://www.amyfink.net> ], Christopher Collins, Distilled and more.
Other designers participating:
Elizabeth Lass – jewelry designer and metalsmith of Elixir9 jewelry.