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Fact: Spring in S.F. is a bit of a whirlwind, weather-wise. One second we're enjoying a sun-soaked day of park lounging and the next, we’re strapping on our wellies and dodging puddles — all in the course of a few hours, mind you. So, considering our city's bipolar climate, we’re turning to a staple that is fit for anything Mother Nature hurls our way: the maxi dress.
And this season, we're seeing the addition of sleeves on our favorite lengthy mainstay. Throw a sleeve on it and you’ve got warmth, comfort, and cuteness in a snap — truly S.F.-perfect. From flowy sheer numbers to punchy photo prints, you can trust these 15 floor-sweeping frocks to take you from brunch in the Mission to a stroll along the windy Embarcadero in a millisecond. Click through our slideshow and get ready to shed those layers — suddenly, it really does feel like the best spring yet.
The Summer Friday is a New York institution littered in mythos. Last year, The Wire reported on “The Fading Art of The Summer Friday,” while Inc. recently covered the inverse, with the story, “Why Summer Fridays Are Good For Business.”
But, if you're one of the lucky ones who can truly enjoy a shortened work read
Pack away the slouchy, faded rompers and break out the metallics and brights. Fierce, fiery Leo season is upon us until August 23 — and it's showtime, people. Expansive Jupiter is now tucked into Leo until August 2015, setting the tone for the next year. So, this August, you'll want to let your colors shine; maybe even read