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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.
Perhaps sustainability is not be the first thing that comes to mind when you find an item so cool you can't leave it in the store. But, when a single T-shirt requires 700 gallons of water to be produced, according to the Huffington Post, it’s worth putting some more thought into your basics.
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Something magical happens on the weekends between the hours of sunrise and early afternoon. It's called brunch, and we all know it well. Bagels and pancakes and eggs Benedict mingle with mimosas and bloody Marys in what can only be described as a New York foodie's bliss.
And, while you may have your go-to restaurants read