Are you in need of a Mother's Day present, but also need to save some money? Do you like being able to buy a gift for someone else while buying one for yourself? The Chronicle Books Semi-Annual Warehouse Sale will save you 65% off all products in store. If you aren't in SF, you might not be able to get the savings, but you can definitely partake in all of the great Chronicle Book titles.
Chronicle Books is bringing in hundreds of books from their warehouse to their 2nd Street Store location (680 Second Street) and offering 65% off all products in-store. This is a special offer for the San Francisco publisher's local fans and this semi-annual sale is known to draw excited crowds to the SOMA bookstore . The Warehouse Sale hours are as follows:
Thursday 5/6: 9 AM – 7 PM
Friday 5/7: 9 AM – 7 PM
Saturday 5/8: 10 AM – 3 PM
Since its founding in 1967, Chronicle Books has aimed to "create and distribute exceptional publishing that's instantly recognizable for its spirit, creativity, and value." This mission is evident in this small sampling of the 100s of books they have published:
- Squeaky Green: The Method Guide to Detoxing Your Home By Adam Lowry and Eric Ryan, $16.95.
- Wallpaper Projects: More than 50 Craft and Design Ideas for Your Home, from Accents to Art By Derek Fagerstrom and Lauren Smith, $22.95.
- The New Color Book: 45,000 Color Combinations for Your Home, $24.95.
- Tartine By Elisabeth Prueitt and Chad Robertson, $35.
- The Handy Household Helper: An Organizer for Receipts, Warranties, & Odds and Ends, $16.95.
- Lotta Jansdotter Stencils: Decorate Your Walls, Furniture, Fabric, and More By Lotta Jansdotter, $24.95.
- Appliqué Your Way: 35 Pretty Projects and Patterns By Kayte Terry, $19.95.
- The San Francisco Ferry Plaza Farmers' Market Cookbook: A Comprehensive Guide to Impeccable Produce Plus 130 Seasonal Recipes By Christopher Hirsheimer and Peggy Knickerbocker, $22.95.
- Fast, Fresh & Green: More Than 90 Delicious Recipes for Veggie Lovers By Susie Middleton, $24.95.
Our love for Chronicle Books is only bolstered by the fact that they are also the publisher of Apartment Therapy Presents: Real Homes, Real People, Hundreds of Real Design Solutions.
If these titles aren't quite what you are looking for, they also have a Gift Finder to help you find the perfect gift for any occasion.