Photos by Drew Altizer
Why shop for women’s clothing at the new PHILANTHROPIST boutique in San Francisco? Not only for of-the-moment stylish and quality merchandise, but also because 100 percent of all proceeds are donated to local charities.
Service style: Proprietors Sally Fowler and Jessica Moment believe that a shopping experience should be relaxing – they provide champagne, cupcakes, and a low-pressure approach. They enjoy helping their clients find the pieces that make them look and feel good, and they promise to always give an honest opinion.
Who is shopping at PHILANTHROPIST? Sophisticated women like Ann Ferrell Millham, Lycia Fried and Lana Adair, who love fashion and who dedicate their time and financial resources to improving San Francisco.
PHILANTHROPIST musts for Spring 2009: bright, bold colors and prints.
Highlights in-store now: A stunning turquoise print long silk gown with beading by Marchesa; boldly colored Zac Posen cocktail dresses.
PHILANTHROPIST: 3571 Sacramento Street, San Francisco, CA 94118; phone: (415) 441-1750, www.philanthropistboutique.com
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