If you missed the great piece on decor stores that also act as galleries in yesterdays SF Chron be sure to check it out here. Anh-Minh Le does a great job of profiling some unique shops that support local artists and crafters. And as if shopping in these stores wasn't enough, this weekend presents itself with some great excuses to visit.

Folklore: Drawings and Paintings by Diana Fayt

Tonight! 6:30-8:30pm
Candy Store - 3153 16th street

Untie & Unfold: Collages by Lorena Siminovich
Friday November 9th, 7-10pm
Doe - 629 Haight Street

Musical Chairs: Work by Susie Ghahremani
Saturday November 10th, 6:30-10pm
Giant Robot- 618 Schrader Street

Image of 'In the Trees' by Susie Ghahremani