Tag Archive: bags

Spotted SF / Mission / Joshu+Vela

Stylish, practical, lasting and locally made. Meet Joshu+Vela, designers of utility bags and accessories crafted with your use in mind. Inspired by his travels and work with major design companies, founder Noah Guy… Continue reading

Spotted / Reykjavik, Iceland / Reykjavik Drapers Union

If there is one shop that truly stood out for me in Reykjavik it would have to be the Reykjavik Drapers Union. Located on the main street Skólavörðustígur leading up to the big church is… Continue reading

Meet the Makers 05: Ilano Design

I am not certain where I first saw a photo of a woven laptop case with a bird on it, but I remember being quite drawn to it. It was such a unique and… Continue reading

Spotted / Bay Area / Oakland / Oakland Surf Club

I was strolling around Old Oakland last Friday for the farmer’s market when a local told me about  this surf shop in nearby Chinatown. I had to check out. First thing I expected… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Dogpatch / Rickshaw Bagworks

How fun is this space?!?!?!! I knew they carried bags, but what I didn’t know was that they custom make all of them onsite. I stopped in to look for a MacBook case… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Mission / Taylor Stitch

Classic, well-constructed, super quality, design-your-own and locally made in the U.S. menswear and accessories. Plus some ready-to-wear, too. A cool place to peruse + genuine (and dapper!) gents offering great service without all… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Inner Richmond / Foggy Notion

Such a lovely hidden gem tucked into what I recall being a former post office when I was little. The owner is super-friendly and she has a lovely mix of locally made and… Continue reading

Spotted SF / North Beach / Al’s Attire

Specializing in custom suits, jackets, hats, shoes, bags and other accessories. This was my first visit to the store and as I perused all the offerings, I was blown away by the craftmanship… Continue reading