• Fashion & Shopping

    The New Fashion Arrivals We’re Excited To Shop This Week

    Stuart Weitzman’s new holiday campaign features Kate Hudson and a collection of shoes that are metallic or encrusted in diamanté—all of which will have you ready to get into the holiday spirit. Stuart Weitzman Stardust 100 sandals Stuart Weitzman Stuart 100 stretch booties Stuart Weitzman Stuart 75 stretch booties Stuart Weitzman Nudistcurve 100 sandals Photo: Courtesy of Moose Knuckles x Telfar Well, Telfar did it again with another collection destined to fly off the shelves. This time, the It-brand teamed up with Moose Knuckles on padded leather bags, outerwear, pants, and quilted mock necks, too. While the bags are already  

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    The New Fashion Arrivals We’re Shopping This Week

    Photo: Courtesy of Zara; Photographed by Steven Meisel; Art Direction by Fabien Baron Getting ready for party dressing this holiday season? The latest from Zara has you covered with their limited edition studio collection that includes a range of dressed-up clothes, including embellished jumpsuits, sheer tops, sequin pants, polished outerwear, and accessories to equip you for the season. The star-studded cast for the campaign (including Rianne Van Rompaey, Meadow Walker, Raquel Zimmerman, Sasha Pivovarova, Kirsten Owen, Marisa Berenson, Precious Lee, Chiharu Okunugi, Yumi Nu, and Amar Akway) was shot by Steven Meisel and art directed by Fabien Baron. Zara limited-edition  

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    The New Fashion Arrivals We’re Excited About This Week

    Bandier’s private label, Le Ore, has launched its first-ever line of cashmere sets. The luxe collection features crewnecks, hoodies, tanks, and cardigans with coordinating shorts, joggers, and wide-leg pants—all in sumptuous cashmere, just in time for a cold-weather wardrobe refresh. Bandier Le Ore Palermo cashmere hoodie Bandier Le Ore Palermo cashmere shorts Bandier Le Ore Palermo ribbed cashmere tank Bandier Le Ore Palermo cashmere wide-leg pants For Tom Ford’s third collection of timepieces, designs evoke the simplicity from the N.001 collection, but this time, they’re translated into a sport-inspired aesthetic with clean lines and a sleek face. Photo: Courtesy of  

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  • Art & Entertainment

    6 Bay Area arts and entertainment events to check out this week, Oct. 4-10

    The Catalyst Quartet: violist Paul Laraia (l.), cellist Karlos Rodriguez, violinists Abi Fayette and Karla Donehew Perez. Photo: Ricardo Quinones The Chronicle’s guide to notable arts and entertainment happenings in the Bay Area. Catalyst Quartet launches a four-concert series to champion overlooked composers The redoubled energy with which classical artists are finally working to broaden the performing repertoire has been a heartening thing to witness. After seemingly endless decades of neglect, there’s been a detectable effort to move the music of female and non-white composers into the spotlight. The Catalyst Quartet’s “Uncovered” series — four concerts presented over the course  

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    7 Bay Area arts and entertainment events to check out this week, Oct. 11-17

    A scene from “Louis’s Shoes,” a French animated short. Photo: Courtesy of Yummy Films The Chronicle’s guide to notable arts and entertainment happenings in the Bay Area. New French shorts, streaming now, highlight film innovations and up-and-comers In the United States, movie shorts are rarely seen. They show up at film festivals, but those screenings are mainly attended by other short film makers. But in France, audiences get to see shorts on television — usually they fill out a two-hour time slot when a feature runs less than that. Perhaps as a result, France has a thriving shorts industry. They  

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