S.F. Buzz: Lyft's Multi-Million Dollar Expansion, & More!

embedPhoto: Via Camelia Skikos.
As the adage goes, news travels fast. And, in a city as socially connected as S.F., "fast" doesn't even cut it — try lightning speed. That's why we local editors work around the clock to keep our eyes on the prize and ears to the ground, to bring forth the buzziest and freshest headlines in and around our city. From Camelia Skikos' headline-making fall collection to a chef's reaction to Yelp reviews, here's everything you need to know this week.
For some, gluten-free isn’t just a diet trend, it’s a way of life. So, naturally a magazine is in the works — dubbed Gluten Free Forever — dedicated to avoiding the grain-based protein. Before it can land on newsstands, it’s looking for dedicated dieters (or Celiac sufferers?) to chip in to its Kickstarter campaign. You’re a donation away from making GFF your BFF. (Kickstarter)
Our city’s very own blogging powerhouse Erica Chan Coffman of Honestly WTF was cast into the spotlight at The Coveteur to show off her enviable digs and wardrobe staples. Take a glance to see why we're tripping over every shot. (The Coveteur)
Erica’s not the only S.F. denizen attracting attention. Local designer Camelia Skikos has done us proud with a jewel-hued fall ’14 collection that caught WWD's eye. (WWD)
Ever wonder how restaurateurs react to snarky Yelp reviews? Satisfy that burning curiosity with this video of Perbacco’s chef reading patron's complaints, served with a side of sarcasm. (Eater SF)
Yet another standout S.F. creative has designed an exclusive piece for Of A Kind. Kate Jones of Ursa Major (remember her refined nautical style?) designed a set of Loup earrings our lobes simply can't go without. (Of A Kind)
Got summer travel on the books? You probably won't have to rent a car, thanks to Lyft’s massive influx of funding ($250 million, not that we’re counting or anything). The app-based cab company will continue to launch in cities across the country, and even has its eye on some international destinations. Countdown to Lyft off... (Lyft)

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