For those are already in receipt of a hefty-refund, (Thank you Turbo Tax!) and for those finances will survive Wednesday's tax deadline, there are a plethora of shopping events around the bay this weekend including:
Starting Tuesday: Russian Hill's Limonaia , is leaving San Francisco for the Santa Monica, before they do there will be major mark downs on Accessories, bags, and jewelry . Sale runs Tuesday-Sunday 11a-7pm while merchandise lasts.
THURSDAY 9AM: Stuck in a cubicle wishing you were outside enjoying the sun? Browse the gilt group sale starting at 9am for HUGE markdowns on Marc by Marc and more....
Head over to the Mission in SF for a designer trunk show and Jam (?) tasting at Secession Art and Design. Starting at noon shop offerings from Kelly Lane and Bridge and Burn, then starting at 4pm Inna Pickle Inna Jam hosts a jam-tasting of their neighborhood grown, bicycle transported wares.
In Oakland: East Bay style destination, MCMULLEN is celebrating the grand opening of their Grand Avenue store. Champagne cocktails + 10% off your entire purchase.
Swankety Swank launches their 2010 Spring/Summer sidewalk sale with a blow out fiesta featuring music by Sunshine Jones Dubtribe Sound System and Sunday Soul, Trunk Shows by: Darina Drapkin, Curiouser & Curiouser , Juror 2, Lita Ward, Aranonymous SFCA, Wayward Shifties , and countless local designers carried in the boutique such as Gibbous Fashion, Medium Reality, and Project Transaction. Launch party runs 11-4 . Swankety Swank for more details.
SF MOMA hosts Jewelry and Trunk Show in the Scwab Room featuring pieces from designers: Barbara de Jounge, Dos Riberas,Tina Frey,Tamara Lisenberg,Maja Designs,Molly McGrath,Sarah McGuire,RebeccaOvermann,Mark Poulin,Meghan Patrice Riley,Philippa Roberts,Alice Roche,SomersJewelry,verrenewyork,Doris Viñas
Shop for a cause! Parc 55 Hotel hosts This Old Bag Outlet Sale, 100s of new and gently used designer and vintage bags to chose from, proceeds go to The Breast Cancer Emergency fund which provides financial assistant to lower income women and men who have been diagnosed with Breast Cancer. 1pm to 5pm, 55 Cyril Magnin St. in SF
In the South Bay Sunday Only: The Warehouse Sale, comes to Santa Clara . Big discounts on premium denim 10am-5pm at the Marriot on Mission Blvd.
Looking ahead to the end of the month: Style Bust is hosting an online closet swap on May 2nd. To participate and put submit your own items for the swap, check out the official rules listed on their event home page before the April 28th submission deadline .