Spotted SF / Mid-Market / Proper Hotel

Welcome to the Proper, the newest luxury hotel set in a historic flatiron in SF’s Mid Market neighborhood. Proper includes 131 guest rooms, meeting spaces, an exquisite restaurant and a stunning rooftop cocktail… Continue reading

Spotted / Berkeley, CA / Erica Tanov

There is a natural elegance and timeless beauty in every one of Erica Tanov’s designs, whether a dress, camisole, coat or her home line of bedding, linens, ceramics, textiles, wallpaper and furniture. I… Continue reading

Spotted / Berkeley, CA / Melissa Joy Manning

Inside the bejeweled world of Melissa Joy Manning. Located just off Berkeley’s Fourth Street you’ll find this gem filled with her creations, as well as other local jewelry artists and lovely objects for… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Hayes Valley / Robin

Hyper-seasonal omakase, local design plus a side of hip-hop? That’s the scoop inside Robin, chef/owner Adam Tortosa’s new sushi restaurant in Hayes Valley. Here you can belly up to the bar for the… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Inner Richmond / Yonder

Inside ceramic artist Linda Fahey’s second Yonder studio and shop in the city’s Inner Richmond neighborhood. The first is this one in Pacifica. Here you’ll find more of her exquisite handmade pieces, as well… Continue reading

Trip Diary: Frankfurt (Sponsored by Lufthansa)

On September 13th, four women from San Francisco and Los Angeles (@melissademata @windowofimagination @jayzombie @spottedsf) boarded Lufthansa’s FlyingLab (SFO to FRA), a unique experience that provided a glimpse into the future of flying.… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Potrero / The Morris

A warm, inviting neighborhood spot with some real solid, tasty comforting dishes. It is all about flavor at The Morris and I can say my first meal here was truly exceptional. We’re talking… Continue reading

Spotted / Emeryville, CA / Found Vintage

Planning a party, wedding, photo shoot or any other special occasion on the West Coast? Found Vintage has got you covered. They now have two warehouses full of pretty props and furnishings you… Continue reading

Spotted SF / SOMA / Petit Marlowe

A peek inside the new Parisian-style wine + oyster bar, Petit Marlowe, little sister to restaurant Marlowe and other premier establishments around the city. The menu includes a raw bar full of oysters,… Continue reading