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We’re Batting Our Lashes for Dolce & Gabanna’s New Secret Weapon
Jul 31, 2011
Watercolor Marketplace's Dog-Centric Bags Hit Luna Boutique
Jul 30, 2011
Napa Wineries With The Most Gorgeous Views
Jul 29, 2011
Watch This Awesome Dude Dance On Subway Bench To Street Performer...
Man, we love a good NYC subway video. And this one doesn't involve rats. Instead, our co-founder, Philippe von Borries, en route home to Brooklyn, spotted
15 Bangin' Beauty Secrets From W's Beauty Director, Jane Larkworthy
You'd be hard-pressed to find someone who knows more about the beauty biz than the lovely Jane Larkworthy. She's been the beauty director of W magazine
Score 25% Off INDI Custom Denim
If shopping for jeans always ends in distress, don't worry, you've got lots of company. But Bay Area-based online retailer INDI custom denim is hoping to
Sneak Peek! Rue Magazine's July/August Issue
If you're anything like us, then you just simply can't get enough home porn. Thankfully there are lots and lots of new online magazines to satiate that
You Won't Have To Compromise Your Cool With These New Organic Lip...
If you're itching for a green makeup fix, look no further than Ilia, a new line of luxe, semi-sheer, balm-meets-lipstick lippies from Vancouver. Free of
Mid-Summer Slump Pick-Me-Ups Under $50
If you’re getting tired of your everyday cut-offs and tank-tops uniform, it means you’re experiencing a summer slump. But, fret not! All you need is a
It's (Finally) Hot! Eat Some Ice Cream At These Top 5 Shops
It's finally summer-like in the Bay Area! And there's really no better way to celebrate the warmth than with a few scoops of ice cream. To get a little
Rosa Mexicano Coming to San Francisco
East Coast expats, rejoice! The semi-high-end Mexican eatery, Rosa Mexicano, which has three popular NYC locations, is on its way to San Francisco. Inside
Get Your Own Mini-Figurines As Seen In Jeannie Lee's Satine Boutique
After posting our story on Satine Boutique owner, Jeannie Lee's stunning SoCal pad, we received a ton of comments questioning where those adorable
Rebecca Ebeling's Prada-Inspired Exhibit At Candystore Collective
Ebeling's Prada-inspired piece, "You Taste Just Like Glitter." When visiting one of our fave Mission shops, Candystore Collective the other day, we
A New Veg-Friendly Happy-Hour Menu From Greens!
Veggies rejoice! After 30 years of existence, renowned vegetarian restaurant Greens is launching its first-ever happy hour! Running weekdays from 5 p.m.
Celebrate Elite Cafe's 30 Year Anniversary With A Limited-Edition...
Iconic Fillmore Street eatery The Elite Cafe is celebrating 30 years in business with a prix-fixe menu focused on its classic, New Orleans-inspired eats.
Peek Inside New Berkeley Boutique Viv & Ingrid
The Berkeley shopping scene has just got a little bit cuter thanks to the arrival of new shop Viv & Ingrid. The boutique, located across from the UC
Best Of The Week: Our Top 10 Stories — Jul 15 2011
1. Celebrity Chef Sam Talbot Shows Off His Clinton Street Casa—We guess this story of Sam's apartment drew as much controversy as the man's cooking as
Plywood For Good Preview: Check Out The Skate Decks Before Tonigh...
We've already written about the not-to-miss artsy benefit tonight, dubbed Plywood for Good, and now here's a preview of some of the skate decks that will
Party Down To Celebrate Madewell's Arrival In S.F.
We've already showed you the inside of the new Madewell boutique in San Francisco (check it out here!), now you can peep it for yourself at the store's
The 10 Best Ice Cream Shops In San Francisco
Yes, it's currently chilly and windy, but that doesn't mean a scoop of ice cream isn't in order. To help aid in finding that perfect scoop, SF Gate has
Commuter-Friendly Levi's Collection Hits Shops This Week!
With the popularity of urban biking rising by the moment (read all about it, from Public Bikes' papa, here!), Levi's is introducing new gear aimed
Adios, Oil Slick! Check Out Kiehl's New Oil-Free Skincare Collection
If you find your skin at odds with summer's heat, humidity, and stickiness, Kiehl's just-launched skincare line is the ultimate solution. The best of
F.S.C. Barber Launches The Hangover Treatment Facial
New Valencia Street spot F.S.C. Barber (which shares a space with Freeemans Sporting Club men’s store) just launched a new facial for the fellas dubbed
7 Fun Things To Do This Weekend
Lomography PhotoWalk The new Lomography S.F. society is organizing its first PhotoWalk in the city this weekend, where photography fans will enjoy a
Window Shopper: Unionmade x Baxter Of California Candle
Local menswear shop Unionmade has just rolled out its newest collaboration, a covetable soy candle with iconic grooming brand Baxter of California. The
Straw Launches Hopscotch Happy Hour!
We've already showcased the crazy, carnival-inspired cocktail menu from Hayes Valley resto Straw, and now it looks like you can sip those exact
Big Whopper: A Bay Area Burger Shatters The Guinness World Record...
It seems that Bay Area gluttony is in a total #winning position this week! First off, of course, there was San Jose resident Joey Chestnut who took home
Red, White, And Blue For A Patriotic 4th of July!
Celebrating the 4th of July is all about showing your true colors…reds, whites and blues. Times and looks have changed since Uncle Sam sported his top
Luxe, Limited-Edition Mini Nail-Polishes For Nordstrom's Big Anni...
In honor of Nordstrom's upcoming anniversary, luxe makeup brand Le Métier de Beauté has created a collection of limited-edition mini nail-polishes.
Bass Shoes Releasing Limited-Edition Loafers In Honor Of Their Bi...
Whether they conjure up childhood memories of school or you just like to add a little straight-laced class to your wardrobe, few shoes are as simple,
L.A. Street Style: Anything But Mellow Yellow
If you want to know the best way to dress up your favorite LBD, all you have to do is take a styling tip from this L.A. partygoer. Snapped at the
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