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Las Gitanas y William B Glass -- A collaboration of craftsmanship & love

Ladies & Gents, first and foremost Happy Holidays! Hope Christmas has you in high spirits and that you are gearing up for 2015 - The Year of Action. Today we'd like to introduce you to our friend, the talented man behind the torch, William Brown founder & creator of William B Glass. 

We where first introduced to Will from our very own Marie who recounts the story of how the two met -- Enjoy! 

"Upon first glance I was drawn to William's booth due to his wide array of one of...


Casa De Gitanas takes over Victor Tung Couture SF Showroom

This past week Casa De Gitanas had the amazing opportunity to visit and take over Victor Tung's showroom in San Francisco. Victor Tung Couture offers a range of artistic, one of a kind pieces that are handmade with so much love by Victor.

Mr. Tung originally discovered his talent for fashion in his garage and began making unique garments one at a time. It was a pleasant surprise to discover that Victor is also an avid painter. He not only incorporates his love of painting by painting...


#CASADEGITANAS LAUNCH RECAP

 

On the sunny morning of Saturday, July 26th. 2014 we officially launched Casa De Gitanas! Honestly, every time that I reminisce on the day I get a HUGE smile on my face because Casa de Gitanas was a long-time dream that manifested effortlessly. To celebrate our big special day we collaborated with our #TURFinc family and set-up shop at Classic Cars West in Oakland, California where we literally parked in the center of the room. We poured so much love and effort to craft for hours & hours the days leading up to the event and to see all...


Casa De Gitanas @ Latina Success Network Entrepreneurship Summit

This past Friday #CasaDeGitanas had the pleasure of attending the very first ever Latina Success Network Entrepreneurship Summit hosted by our lovely friends at Intuit. The day commenced with delicious breakfast courtesy of local businesses based out of the Silicon Valley. We had the delight of indulging in all of the delicious options such as scrumptious paleo gluten-free cupcakes from Cake Therapy, savory crepes from San Jose Crepe Company, fresh organic green juice from Vitamina Juice Blends, and smooth creamy coffee from Tico Coffee Roasters

The beginning...


Casa De Gitanas x Performing Arts Workshop - SF Donor & Community Appreciation Night

On November 12, 2014 Casa De Gitanas attended the Performing Arts Workshop Donor & Community Appreciation Night hosted at Mangiare Restaurant in San Francisco. We where gratefully invited to attend this VIP event by the hostess with the mostest, Carmen Milagro

Performing Arts Workshop is a nonprofit organization dedicated to "helping young people develop critical thinking, creative expression, and basic learning skills through the arts". It all began in 1965 with the intention...