IMPORTANT: Ticket sales have ended.
The Bay Area Sewists annual Frocktails in February event will take place on Sat., Feb. 23, 4 pm to 6 pm. Wear a dress (frock) or ensemble you made and have a cocktail! Meet other Bay Area Sewists members and show off your ensemble!
We'll have a private space upstairs at Tupper & Reed, a lovely bar located in a building designed in 1925. We'll be serving a variety of hors-d'oeuvres (crudités, hummus, vegan spring rolls, and dessert).
We'll also have some great raffle prizes to give away, starting at 5:30 pm:
• $50 gift certificate from Britex Fabrics in San Francisco | https://www.britexfabrics.com/
• $50 gift certificate from The Sewing Room in Alameda | http://www.thesewingroomalameda.com/
• $75 voucher towards labels from Dutch Label Shop in Pennsylvania |
• $30 gift certificate from Stonemountain & Daughter Fabrics in Berkeley | http://www.stonemountainfabric.com/
• Bag-making kit from Hello Stitch in Berkeley | https://www.hellostitchstudio.com/
• 3 rolls of Swedish tracing paper from Birch Street Clothing in San Francisco | https://shop.birchstreetclothing.com/index.php
Thank you to all our generous sponsors for the wonderful giveaways!
IMPORTANT: Tickets are nonrefundable and are on sale on Eventbrite. See FAQs for more info. Once you buy your ticket on Eventbrite, I will manually add your RSVP to the meetup page.
Early Bird member tickets are SOLD OUT $35 (+Eventbrite fee). RSVPs on this Meetup page include volunteer tickets.
NOTE: The RSVPs are being added manually.
The fee covers the cost of the bartender's time and the catering. There will be a no-host bar, which means you need to pay for your drinks.
Note to our male members and those who don't typically wear dresses: A dress is not required; the idea is to wear something you made.
See you there!
Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
You must be 21 years of age or older because alcohol will be served.
What should I wear?
Wear something you made or something that makes you feel good. It's a cocktail affair.
Can I bring a guest?
You are welcome to purchase up to two more tickets for guests.
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
There is street parking and parking garages in the area. Allow plenty of time to find a spot. Or park in a garage: http://www.bestparking.com/berkeley-parking/.
Tupper & Reed (http://www.tupperandreed.com/) is located a 5-minute walk (2.5 blocks south) from the Downtown Berkeley BART stop.
What's the refund policy?
Tickets are nonrefundable. Unfortunately, we can't offer refunds because we have to meet the costs of holding this event. Thank you for your understanding. If you can't make it, you can sell your ticket by posting to the Facebook or Meetup page. Eventbrite makes it easy to transfer tickets.
Tickets are for sale on Eventbrite starting at this password-protected link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-frocktails-in-february-tickets-53802261011
Members will be emailed the password to access the link.