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Holiday Gift Fair in SF

A close up of a person holding two large bags of wrapped presents

The California College of Arts is hosting this year's SFMADE Holiday Fair, and it's one event you won't want to miss. Whether you live in the south San Francisco apartments or are heading in from out of town, there's not better place to pick up the most unique items that simply cannot be found anywhere else.

Holiday Shopping Extravaganza

SFMade is proud to present thier 7th Annual Holiday Gift fair in collaboration with The CCA. This is the only gift fair in the state feature nothing but 100% made in San Francisco items by local vendors. The Gift Fair is a one of a kind opportunity to get your hands on the most unique and fascinating gifts available.

The city's manufacturers and artisans will be presenting:

  • Jewelry
  • Bafs
  • Chocolate
  • Wine
  • Gourmet treats
  • Home decor
  • Apparel
  • Children's toy's
  • Holiday Cards
  • Holiday decorations
  • Student artwork and stationary

You will not find a single store bought or corporate made item at this event. Everything is handmade with creativity and holiday cheer in mind.

When is it Happening?

Sunday, December 17th from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm is the official date and time frame for 2017.

Where to Go

The event will be held at California College of the Arts' San Francisco campus. The address you will want o plug into your GPS is:

The Nave, 1111 Eighth Street, San Francisco CA 94107

Once you've arrived, all you have to do is park and it's a straight shot to the festivities. There's no admissions fee, parking cost or any other kind of charge. The entire event, aside from any purchases you might make, is absolutely free.

Who Are The Vendors?

Over 75 vendors have come together for this exciting fair. You can expect to see some major names return as well as some fresh faces. This year's lineup includes:

  • Sweets and Artisinal Treats from Humphrey Solcombe's
  • Charles' Chocolates
  • T-We Tea
  • Jade Chocolates
  • Jamnation
  • Regrained
  • Kika's Treats
  • Frolick Jewelry
  • Sharon Z Jewlry
  • Mac Cutting Boards
  • Ubi-IND
  • Adelyn Designs
  • Pladra
  • Jenny Lemons,
  • and dozens of others.

South San Francisco Apartments

Residents of Carmel Rincon have a front row seat to the action on the 17th. Designed for the ultimate in excellence and comfort, these luxury apartment spaces located directly in downtown offer one of the most unique living experiences here in California.

Location is Key

As if a coastline location on the bay wasn't enough, Carmel Rincon stands out as a premier destination in the city of San Francisco for a wide variety of reasons. For starters, your home is just minutes away from premier shopping outlets like Embarcadero Center, fine dining experience such as Chaya Brasserie. and world class entertainment in the fashion that only Cali can deliver.

Next, these homes lie in the middle of all that makes San Fran great, from its thriving artistic culture to the tech companies that make it one of the leading states in the nation. Two blocks from Google headquarters and a mere 10 away from the heart of the city, residents have their pick renowned museums and performing arts centers. Galleries from local artists are abundant on the weekends, while free Wi-Fi from Google is an excellent touch.

Last, but not least, this area is the hottest place in the city to grab a specialty coffee. Don't worry, it's all fair trade and organic.


Each apartment is thoughtfully designed and carefully crafted with the finest in modern furnishings and style. Hardwood floors blend seamlessly into floor to ceiling windows and private balconies with serene views of the bay. European style appliances and key-less entry systems add an advanced level of sophistication. Stainless steel appliances, individually operated heat, and the option of wall to wall carpet create customized spaced tailored to your wants and needs.

The Perks

Carmel Rincon features a collection of resort style amenities tailored to fit a variety of lifestyles here in the city. A premier location within Rincon Center makes for a good start, but it's what lies within the community that adds true value.

Concierge, laundry locker and on-site maintenance ensure that all of your needs are promptly met and addressed while making life just a little bit easier. The underground parking garage adds a level of security that few homes in this area offer. Pets are absolutely welcome, but we're just getting started.

Our resident lounge and roof-top terrace pools are here for you to unwind after a long, hectic day of work in the city. The business center suits today's entrepreneur with all of the equipment they'll need to prove that intuitive minds make the largest strides in today's world. An on-site grocery store means you'll never have to travel far to stock your fridge with organic, healthy food choices.

The laundry center, also on site, makes washing wearables a breeze, while the dedicated car share helps to reduce your carbon footprint. Top all of that off with Omni Storage service, and you can see why so many individuals are happy to call Carmel Rincon their home.

Multiple Floor Plans

The buildings unique shape allows it to offer a wide variety of unique floor plans not found in modern design. Perhaps, making them the new modern?

Our designs are grouped into categories according to their views, whicih include:

  • The Embarcadero
  • Nob Hill
  • Pier 39
  • The Wharf
  • Berkeley
  • The Golden Gate Bridge
  • Pacifica
  • Treasure Island
  • and Presidio

How Do You Measure Happiness?

Happiness means something different to everyone. However, we find that spacious floor plans in the middle of the city, breathtaking bay views, and a slew of amenities meshed with modern finishes for today's Californian put a smile on most people's faces. Throw in a touch of luxury and the freedom to walk the city without ever really leaving home, and there's a lot to be happy about. Even our furry guests adorn a smile after a day of grooming, walking and playing with our pet concierge services.

Carmel Rincon is more than just another apartment. It's a community that you can call a true home.