Spotted SF / Mission / The NWBLK

I’ve often passed by this building in the Mission and “The NWBLK” sign has always intrigued me. Alas I stopped in to preview a curated selection of pieces from the Herman Miller Collection, which… Continue reading

On sfgirlbybay Today: Half Hitch Goods

Featuring one of the coolest concept shops rolling around town these days. More on Half Hitch Goods on sfgirlbybay today! * All images by me, Leslie.

Spotted / Chicago, IL / Heritage Littles

Yesterday I shared Heritage Bicycles and today I’m sharing their baby shop down the way called Heritage Littles. Here they carry mini pedal and balance bikes for the wee ones (the latter model is named… Continue reading

Spotted / Chicago, IL / Heritage Bicycles

First thing I wanted to do once I landed in Chicago was to park myself in a charming little cafe and folks recommended I trek over to Heritage Bicycles in the Lakeview area. This… Continue reading

Spotted / Chicago, IL / Doughnut Vault

This week I’m posting a few gems I discovered during my recent trip to Chicago and this here is the darling Doughnut Vault. It is simply a tiny little chamber that can squeeze in no more than… Continue reading

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