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Things to do for January 16, 2014
Pie Brunch Happens on Weekends Now
The weekend is commemorating Cate Blanchett’s park bench.
Go to Unionmade, Pretty Much Right Now
Your weekend forecast: 70 degrees, maybe. Your other weekend forecast: 40% off on preppy Gant shirts, Levi’s Vintage denim... and some warm layers from Pendleton, in case you’re feeling pessimistic about your first forecast’s chances.
A Bigger, Better Bun Mee
After an unexpectedly debaucherous Thursday night dissolves into a painful Friday, you start asking yourself the difficult questions. Like if you need a banh mi or a sloppy joe. Luckily, the new Bun Mee, twice the original’s size, has that Sloppy Bun—a Vietnamese sloppy joe, sorta. Difficult questions averted.
Pie Brunch. Pie Brunch. Pie Brunch.
You know what would be really sad, would be if a place called Chile Pies boldly moved into the pie-for-brunch sphere, with egg-filled pies, walnut-and-syrup pies, all sorts of pies, really, and if when they did this you didn’t go eat pie for brunch this weekend. Wouldn’t that be sad?
More Cheese Than You’ve Ever Seen
The Oscars, the Super Bowl—whatever. Hard to care too much when the contenders aren’t cheese. So: Sunday at Public Works, the Cheesemonger Invitational is basically the Super Bowl of cheese. You can sample thousands of cheeses while cheese makers battle for important cheese-related titles, or ribbons or something. Anyway. Cheese.
Where to Catch the 49ers Game
When Bigfoot Lodge closed, things were looking kind of bleak on your drinking-in-rustic-cabin-bars front. Were. Now Cabin is open in that spot, log walls intact, only with more martini options and 49er-attuned flat-screens. Suddenly, it’s like Bigfoot wasn’t real.