Tag Archive: gifts

Spotted / London / Suck and Chew

Another delightful spot I popped into on Sunday market day! The shop is absolutely darling with its whimsy decor and walls full of sweets. Visiting London for the first time and not at… Continue reading

Spotted / London / Treacle

This sweet shop located along the East End’s Columbia Road offers the most delightful cupcakes, cakes, jams, tea, as well as both classic and contemporary ceramics and serving accessories. I had been exploring… Continue reading

Spotted / London / Labour and Wait

I saw this shop in a magazine so many years ago and I was thrilled that I finally had a chance to stop in. The concept is simple, classic, quality, well-designed and functional… Continue reading

Spotted SF / SOMA / Bell’occhio

Tucked along a small alley in a not-so-prettiest part of town is the hair salon I frequent and this precious little gem that makes you feel as if you stepped into a quaint… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Cole Valley / Tantrum

What a BRILLIANT name for a children’s shop!!! This circus and carnival-themed store carries a fun and colorful mix of kid-centric mid-century toys, clothing, jewelry, kitchenware, decor and other goodies and gifts—both new… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Hayes Valley / Birch

Simple, unique and elegant displays adorn this sleek little space in Hayes Valley. I especially love how the shop owner layers in textures of feathers, twigs and other natural elements to enhance the… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Dogpatch / Little Nib

A tiny little spot where you can pick up pre-packaged gift boxes of Mr. Recchiuti’s famous chocolate confections—located right next door to his sweet and savory cafe, Chocolate Lab. If you have particular… Continue reading

Spotted / California / Pt. Reyes Station / Toby’s Feed Barn

Best spot in this tiny town to pick up the essentials: fresh produce, gourmet goodies, coffee, gifts, flowers, and other home items—especially during their farmers market on Saturday mornings. There’s even an art… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Mission / BellJar

A lovely mix of all things vintage, whimsy, and pretty for your wardrobe and your home. BellJar 3187 16th Street San Francisco, CA 94103 tel: 415 626 1749 site: belljarsf.com blog: belljarsf.com/blog *… Continue reading