ESQUELETO

482-A 49th Street
Oakland, CA 94609
www.shopesqueleto.com

Three Years

We are turning three next month! Thanks so much to all of our customers and friends who have made the last three years so amazing.

We’d love to see all of you at our anniversary party, next Friday! Please join us for champagne and merriment. We’ll also be opening our new gallery show of polaroid photography by Ramon Felix, and we’ll announce the winner of our Instagram contest.

FIRST FRIDAY
august 1, 6-9pm
ESQUELETO
482 A 49th Street
Oakland, CA

Ramon Felix Solo Show

We are super excited about our next solo gallery show, from photographer Ramon Felix. Titled “Stay Home,” this selection of Polaroids were shot during Ramon’s travels as a professional photographer.

opening reception
FIRST FRIDAY
august 1, 6-9pm

works on view
aug 1- sept 28, 2014

ESQUELETO
482 A 49th Street
Oakland, CA 94609

LWJ in WSJ!

We are thrilled to be mentioned in this article in the Wall Street Journal about the evolution of modern engagement rings. Read the whole piece here.

We have gorgeous rings from Lauren Wolf and Polly Wales in the shop now, as well as many other artists to fit a range or personal styles. Break with tradition and create amazing, one-of-a-kind heirlooms!

Closed for the 4th

Happy 4th of July!

We will be closed in observance of Independence Day,
and will not be participating in First Friday art walk that night.

Please join us next First Friday, August 1st, 6-9pm
for the opening of a new show of polaroid photography
from local photographer Ramon Felix.

Summertime!

How cute is this photo by Refinery29 photographer Ashley Batz! Highlighting the best part of summer (popsicles!), styled with a Lauren Wolf Jewelry druzy claw ring.

Click through for a sweet article on the best frozen treats the Bay has to offer.


photo by Ashley Batz

Esqueleto Customer Contest

We wanted to do something fun for our customers this summer, so we are giving away $150 gift certificate through Instagram!

We want to see where you take your Esqueleto totes this summer, so tag a photo with #esqsummer on Instagram (make sure your feed is public so that we can see it!) and a winner will be chosen at random on August 1st.

click through to follow us on Instagram.

This is Oakland

A great new book about our fair city is launching this weekend! This Is Oakland by writer Melissa Davis and photographer Kristen Loken features portraits of Oakland makers and shakers, including our very own Lauren Wolf!

You can read more about the book here on PureWow.com. The launch party will be this Saturday the 21st from noon to 4pm, on 9th Street between Broadway and Washington.


photos by Kristen Loken

Vanessa Foley

We are so excited to present our next gallery show, a series of new drawings by UK-based artist Vanessa Foley!

Vanessa has created portraits of native California birds in her intricate, hyper-realistic style, with graphite and gold leaf.

Please join us for the opening reception
FIRST FRIDAY
june 6th, 6-9pm

works on view
june 6 - jul7 27, 2014

ESQUELETO
482 A 49th Street
Oakland, CA 94609
510 629 6216
www.shopesqueleto.com

Lauren Wolf trunk show

If you’re in SF this Saturday, please join us for a Lauren Wolf Jewelry trunk show at Rand+Statler!