Tag Archive: brooklyn


Discovered this darling little bakery just a couple of blocks from my hotel. So much charm in such a small space—from the cheerful gals who greet you (in cute blue coveralls) to the… Continue reading


Another favorite spot in Williamsburg filled with so many beautiful things—salvaged, refurbished, whimsy, crafty, nifty and new. I stop in each time I’m in town and always find a few goodies for my home.… Continue reading

Spotted / Brooklyn / Brooklyn Art Library

Discovered this amazingly cool art library as I was wandering the streets of Williamsburg. It carries a small selection of art supplies, books, and vintage knick knacks, but what’s most impressive is that… Continue reading

Spotted / Brooklyn / ISA

I noticed this gorgeous spot, as I was quickly passing by to run an errand elsewhere. But once I was done, I decided to head back and stop in for a couple of… Continue reading

Spotted / Brooklyn / Brooklyn Slate Co.

I’ve been eyeing these slate pieces at select shops both at home in SF and during my travels. They’re so perfectly sleek, simple and natural and I’d always envision the array of cheese… Continue reading

Spotted / Brooklyn / Fort Defiance

I once met a friend and her beau for dinner at Fort Defiance a few years back and enjoyed it so much, I vowed I’d return. And especially after last year’s hurricane that… Continue reading

Spotted / Brooklyn / Saipua

I had a chance to stop in at this oh so lovely shop that has been making my coveted bars of soap carried by many of my favorite boutiques. They are produced in… Continue reading

Spotted / Brooklyn / Mast Brothers Chocolate

My all-time favorite chocolate spot! And a must-see if you’re in Williamsburg or just Brooklyn in general. This is where all those yummy bars are made then individually wrapped in those gorgeous papers.… Continue reading

Spotted / Brooklyn / Egg

I’ve been wanting to try out this spot for a really long time, but there is forever a line. But when you’re all by yourself midweek just before the lunch hour, it all… Continue reading