Santa Barbara Store Schedule of Events -- a quick glance! Stay tuned for more details on each event, to be posted soon!
Join us November 4th + 5th in Los Angeles at the In Todo holiday craft fair. In Todo brings visibility to the work of BIPOC artists, designers, and makers in our communities. Come try on new styles from our Fall/Winter 2023 collection and our cult classics! Also, we have a special treat… pastry chef Lauren Woore is creating delicious shortbread cookie boxes exclusively for Kaarem this weekend.
Excited to see everyone in person at our upcoming Pop-Ups in San Francisco, Santa Barbara and Los Angeles!
KAAREM pop-up in 𝓝𝓮𝔀 𝓨𝓸𝓻𝓴 this weekend only, from Friday, June 2nd to Sunday, June 4th❣️ Join us for our last pop-up this season in Brooklyn before we reunite with our Saigon team for the summer. New arrivals, new collection and a restock of our classics will be available, along with a collection fo Vy Voi ceramics and Vietnamese teas by Anna Ye Teas. P.S. New location at Brooklyn Point!
KAAREM in Seattle! We're stoked to host our first pop-up in Seattle at Little Saigon Creative May 19-21st! Come hang with Kaarem and Friends for a three day pop-up curated by Jess Trần Boyd. We are excited to bring together local API artists, makers and creatives for a celebration of community, craft and care.
KAAREM in Santa Barbara! We are so excited to join the Artisan Market at Victoria Court on Saturday, May 13th for the Spring Mother’s Day Market! Hosted by Domecil, Lonetree and Palma Collective.
For NYC Design Week 2023, Kaarem is excited to be part of the ‘PUBLIC ACCESS’ exhibition, along with 37 international designers across 19 cities and 12 countries to explore ways in which design can inspire communal acts of sharing.
We are excited to be back in San Francisco for our three-day-pop-up at Abacus Row! Save the dates: Friday April 28 to Sunday April 30th!
We are excited to be part of Abacus Row's Lunar New Year Pop-Up in San Francisco! Save the dates: January 12-15th! A concept shop by @abacusrow of symbolic goods to express hopeful and auspicious wishes for the upcoming Year of the Cat & Rabbit. Opening day is January 12th, launching with a special 4-day pop-up with KAAREM.
Get festive with KAAREM at the Holiday Mini Market in Santa Barbara brought to you by Jake and Jones on Saturday and Sunday, December 3rd and 4th from 10am-4pm.
Join us November 5th + 6th in Los Angeles at the In Todo holiday craft fair. @Intodo.us brings visibility to the work of BIPOC artists, designers, and makers in our communities.
This month is full of goodness. We’re excited to be back at Abacus Row in San Francisco for a 3-day pop-up. We'll kick this much anticipated weekend off with extended hours on Friday, October 14 (12–7pm) and we’ll be joined throughout the weekend by friends Kasama Cà Phê, nīn Cupcakes by Allison Thu Tran and Bachchoyboy by Kevin Bach, serving up their delicious crafts. To really take it back to our original pop-up three years ago, we’ll also have our most talented floral friends from Studio Mondine dressing up the shop.
We are excited to announce our collaboration with Sông Cái Distillery at Que this Friday. Join us at the pop-up as Sông Cái will introduce their Rice Wine for the first time! We will have a special cocktail menu that night, featuring all three Sông Cái Gins and the rice wine debut. Alongside, we will be offering a small food menu to compliment the cocktails.
NYC, we've missed you! We will be back at our old office in Dumbo Brooklyn for our annual Open Studio Sale! Save the Dates for June 10-12. We are also taking private shopping appointments from June 13-15, and June 21-23. Email us to book an appt. Looking forward to reuniting with you all!
SANTA BARBARA - Save the date! We’re popping up at the Bloom Market hosted by Jake and Jones boutique, alongside 40 amazing vendors on Mother’s Day weekend, Saturday, May 7th from 10 am to 5 pm at El Presidio de Santa Barbara. This outdoor event is free and family-friendly! Come shop, eat, drink, and hang with us!
San Francisco - LUNAR NEW YEAR POP-UP. A concept shop by Abacus Row of symbolic goods to express hopeful and auspicious wishes for the upcoming Year of the Tiger. Opening day is January 21, launching with a special 3-day pop-up with KAAREM.
LOS ANGELES! COME SEE US THIS WEEKEND AT THE IN TODO CRAFT FAIR! In Todo, "as a whole," is a craft fair bringing visibility to the work of BIPOC artists, designers, and makers in our communities. Come see us along with 80+ apparel, accessories and homewares artists and makers!
Join us for our Studio Sale in Dumbo Brooklyn this weekend August 20-22. Special prices on the collection + deals on seconds and last piece styles.
Abacus Row is kicking off a series of projects in the shop around intimate memories of family. We are excited to be part of it with a Kaarem pop-up from May 6-26. Address: 1256 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA.
The recent and ongoing attacks on the AAPI community has been painful, frustrating and infuriating. As children of refugees, we are reminded of the subtle everyday racism and the anti-Asian violence we’ve dealt with growing up. Please join us in one of the few collective efforts to fundraise to Stop Asian Hate and Anti-Asian violence, and raise funds for the victims of the Atlanta hate massacre.
We are excited to be part of Abacus Row's Lunar New Year Pop-Up in San Francisco! Save the dates: February 3-26th! A pop-up of symbolic goods to prepare for the new year and to celebrate the arrival of spring. Alongside the release of Abacus Row's limited Lunar New Year collection, they've curated a shop of florals, fruits, apparel (Kaarem!), accessories and festive home goods to express hopeful and auspicious wishes for the year ahead. Shaped by the rituals and customs of our Vietnamese and Chinese heritages, our lunar new year pop-up is our own expression of these traditions.
SAIGON--QUE *Friendly* Chess Night—Saturday, January 16th! Round Robin. For f-u-n only!
SAIGON - Join us this Sunday, December 20th at Que for a special ‘Open Air Holiday Market with Bakes’.
Through a shared love for breadmaking, Chuong Pham (Kaarem) and Youssef El Hamdaouy (Habibà Kitchen), found each other through a field of IG posts. Several DM’s later, they discovered their common appreciation for ‘bold bakes’ and making things from scratch. Alas, we have the fruits of these initial conversations and are excited to bring Habibà to Que this weekend!
One Night Only! Bao La x Que pop-up this Saturday, November 14, 2020 from 5 to 10pm. Chef Bao La is flying solo in our home-style kitchen with a plant-based menu. We couldn't be more excited to share the fresh & tasty offerings Bao has come up with. Ingredients are inspired by the numerous places Bao has lived and as much as possible, ingredients are locally sourced. With an emphasis on accessibility, the menu was created with the atmosphere in mind—eating delicious, nourishing food, whilst sipping natural wine and listening to good tunes (in the case, a comprehensive dad rock playlist, care of Bao himself).
Long time supporter of Que and Kaarem, Moon (Heewon), is a the maker behind Eatery 108's healthy delicious vegan treats. We are so excited to announce that 108 is coming to our space this weekend.
Local favorite Cù Rú Bar is coming down from Đà Lạt this Thursday, October 1st for a special one evening only Pop-Up at Que Upstairs in Saigon from 5 to 11pm. They’re bringing their signature rice wines & installing a lantern installation for Têt Trung Thu.
‘A Room of One’s Own’ by Thy Trần + Trang Đoàn featuring Chân Mày was both filmed and screened in the same room at Que Upstairs in Saigon. Images captured by Đạt Vu from an offline screening of Kaarem’s SS20 video on July 15th.
We hope that you are doing as well as possible during this time and finding ways to take care of your families, communities and yourselves. Thank you for being a part of our community. We look forward to the future together.
We’re so grateful that friends near and far have joined us in warming our space so far. The store is ~ 𝒃𝒚 𝒂𝒑𝒑𝒐𝒊𝒏𝒕𝒎𝒆𝒏𝒕 𝒐𝒏𝒍𝒚 ~ and the upstairs café is closed until further notice. We will keep you informed as things change.
Que Upstairs is proud to invite Hết Sẩy, a wife and husband duo from San Jose, California. Duy An and Hieu focuses on the food and vibes from East Side San Jose (ESSJ) and the Mekong Delta. Join us this Friday, March 13th, 5-10pm, at Hết Sẩy's Pop-up in our Bình Thạnh space.
Que by KAAREM's upstairs space is opening for the first time this Friday and Saturday. We'll be serving cozy drinks and bread by Chuong. Rice wine cocktails, organic wines and homemade sourdough bread will be available for purchase.
Join us for our Holiday Studio Sale in NYC on December 6-8.
We're excited to invite you to our first 4-day San Francisco pop-up in collaboration with our friends, Abacus Row and Studio Mondine, for the fourth installment of AR et al. Come visit us!
We designed a Cocoon / Silk Moth costume, handcrafted in our studio, for Asian American Arts Alliance's Costumes, Couture & Cocktails silent auction benefit on October 22, 2019.We used our printed organza silk scraps from our nature print design series, to produce this artisanal piece. It can be worn as a costume, or ready-to-wear, and reversible to showcase the handstitch and folding.
Join us for our Studio Sale in Dumbo Brooklyn this weekend June 28-30. Special prices on the collection + deals on seconds and last piece styles.
Join us for our Holiday Sale in our Dumbo Brooklyn studio this weekend Nov 30 - Dec 2. Special prices on the collection + deals on seconds and last piece styles.
Join us as we launch "Dwelling in Critical Space," a new collection of products and exhibit new works from designers in the A/D/O community at The A/D/O Shop.Featuring works by Rosie Li Studio, Michael Yarinsky Studio, KAAREM, Misha Kahn, Brendan Timmins, Devra Freelander, Virginia Sin, and [reads]
Join us for our Studio Sale in NYC. 55 Chrystie Street, Suite 402, May 18-20th.
We are beyond excited to collaborate with Ladies & Gentlemen Studio for Field Studies at Sight Unseen OFFSITE. 201 Mulberry Street, NYC, May 17-20th.
We will be joining a multi-label sample sale hosted by Mode PR in SoHo.
Join us at Hop & Shop open studios in Red Hook/NYC on Sunday, December 17th.
Join us for our Holiday Studio Sale in NYC on December 8-10.
Join us for our NYC Studio Sale!
Come to the opening reception May 12th, 6-8pm at ANTHOM in SoHo.
Come visit us at our Holiday Sample Sale Event in New York City on December 5 & 6.
Kaarem Pop-Up at Antique Street from July 5th to August 3rd.
Come visit us at our Holiday Sale Event in New York City on December 6 & 7.
You are cordially invited to attend the opening reception of Antique Street, a lifestyle shop based in the heart of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.