Decorist Design Showhouse

How dreamy are these spaces??? The master bath is especially my favorite. Last week I attended the one-day preview of this year’s Decorist Showhouse and I was in awe of every single room I walked… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Noe Valley / Martin Mattox

Hey everyone, I’m back to posting and have a fun new shop to share with you! Martin Mattox, the pop-up at The Perish Trust I featured some time ago, now has a permanent… Continue reading

Spotted SF / North Beach / Filbert Street Steps

Sometimes when I need a little escape, I find my way past Coit Tower and venture down the lush wooden walkway known as the Filbert Street Steps. Especially  on a weekday when the crowds have dissipated,… Continue reading

On sfgirlbybay Today: Bellocq

Hey everyone! It may seem a bit quiet over here, as I’ve been away spending time with family and planning many work-related events. I’ve also been dreaming about planning some personal getaways as well. I’ll have… Continue reading

On sfgirlbybay Today: Nest

Sharing my favorite neighborhood gem on sfgirlbybay today. All things lovely, whimsy and worldly can be found at Nest and you can check out pics of this beautiful little space here. * All images… Continue reading

Spotted / Cow Hollow / Wrecking Ball Coffee

I recently attended a communal Sunday Supper event at Marla Bakery and happened to be poking around and snapping photos in the kitchen. There was a gentleman in there who I thought was prepping all the delicious meals… Continue reading

Spotted / Oakland, CA / Oakland Supply Co.

Oakland Supply Co. is a relatively new concept shop brought to you by the folks at Oaklandish, a civic pride-oriented apparel company that has been spreading the local love in the community through public art and… Continue reading

Spotted / Oakland, CA / Blue Bottle

I make it a point to visit Oakland regularly and this time I finally had a chance to pop into the newer Blue Bottle near Temescal. And what a unique space it is! The cafe has… Continue reading

Spotted / Los Angeles, CA / Poketo

I’ve seen Poketo all over everyone’s Instagrams and I’ve dreamt of visiting for so long. I finally had a chance to during my recent getaway weekend. This concept shop is full of fun,… Continue reading

Spotted / Los Angeles, CA / Alchemy Works

Walking into Alchemy Works was immediate love at first sight. I literally gasped upon arrival and felt as if I was looking into my own space with the bright whites and warm woods, industrial furnishings, handsome… Continue reading

On sfgirlbybay Today: General Store Venice

San Francisco’s General Store has a sunnier sister shop down south and I’m featuring it today on sfgirlbybay. Check out the post and get a peek of this Venice Beach gem here. * All images by… Continue reading

Spotted / Los Angeles, CA / L.A. Chapter

One of my favorite Brooklyn restaurants, Five Leaves, now has a sweet sister out west called L.A. Chapter. Located in the lobby of the Ace Hotel in Downtown L.A., this brasserie, bar and… Continue reading