Four Atherton homes decorated for the holidays will be featured on the fourth annual "Finishing Touches: A holiday tour of fine homes & boutique" to be held Dec. 2-3 by the Junior League of Palo Alto/Mid Peninsula.
The tour is based from the Rosewood Sand Hill hotel, 2825 Sand Hill Road in Menlo Park, where a boutique, luncheon, martini party, and designers' breakfast will be held.
The event begins with a holiday boutique from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 2, with a festive luncheon and self-driven tour of the homes from noon to 3 p.m.
That evening a "Mistletoe and Martinis" party featuring martinis, hors d'oeuvres, and holiday shopping will be held from 6:30 to 9 p.m.
On Saturday, Dec. 3, the boutique will be open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., with a designers' breakfast and a discussion on "Dressing up for the Holidays" from 8 to 10:30 a.m. A designer-guided tour of the homes via shuttle will depart from the Rosewood at 9 a.m.
The boutique will be open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday with self-driven and shuttle-driven tours of the homes.
Kathleen Castaillac of Menlo Park and Helen Ungerman of Woodside are co-chairs of the event.
Visit juniorleaguehometour.com for tickets and more information. You can also call 321-5026 for information.