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Things to do for August 05, 2010
Stripteases, Dirty Harry and Fat Pants
The weekend is considering expansion.
Coffee table book hucksters Chronicle Books would like to enrich your library with some Rolling Stones, Marilyn Monroe, Clint Eastwood and JFK, along with other books about everything you need to know about rum and tequila, all at 65% off. But how do you put a price on knowledge?
The waterfront street-food night market you recently crashed is back and adding Hapa Ramen and Adobo Hobo to its strong roster of 20 street-food alums like the Crème Brûlée Cart, Kung Fu Tacos and Chairman Bao. It’s outdoors (as street food generally is), so dress for warmth. Or just fill up your flask.
Spruce’s Honey-Lacquered Duck Breast
As a rule, roasted duck breast is a solid choice. But it gets significantly better when it’s also wildflower-honey lacquered and served with seared foie gras dredged in cinnamon. The only way to top the rich, crispy, duck-and-foie fat is with bourbon—but you’ve never shied away from a challenge...
Introducing Gluttony Pants
You’d gear up to run a marathon, so we suppose it follows that you’d gear up for a marathon feast. Short of wearing sweats (just short), there are these just-released, chef-approved Gluttony Pants (think: khakis built with three buttons for adjusting the waist). If you need a fourth, you’re on your own.
This social networking site for models and photographers (and anyone who appreciates their art) is celebrating its anniversary with a runway show and a... striptease auction. It all goes to charity, naturally.
Austin’s famous beer-friendly movie theater, the Alamo Drafthouse, is rolling into San Francisco for a one-time screening of Dirty Harry in Washington Square Park. It’s all to commemorate one of the film’s original shooting locations—both guns and cameras.