Tag Archive: independent

Spotted SF / Mission / Gravel & Gold

This colorful little gem in the Mission is owned by a collective of creative women who stock their handmade wares, as well as those of many other local and independent artists and makers. You’ll find a selection… Continue reading

Favorites @ Renegade Craft Fair San Francisco

I look forward to the Renegade Craft Fairs held summer and winter time each year. Last weekend’s event in San Francisco was held at Fort Mason and over 250 makers filled up the… Continue reading

Spotted / Bay Area / Oakland / Crown Nine

I recently stumbled upon jewelry designer Kate Ellen’s boutique as I was exploring Old Oakland. A pretty sign with a crown caught my eye and led me down a quaint alley into this… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Castro / Unionmade

Recently discovered this corner spot in the Castro which carries an outstanding collection of casual, quality-made, and classic menswear and accessories. Great finds for those special man friends in your life. There’s nothing… Continue reading

Spotted SF / NOPA / Rare Device

Fantastic spot filled with unique and nifty gifts for big people and little ones, too. Many local and independent designers are featured + some international ones, including a few favorites of mine from… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Inner Richmond / Green Apple Books

The best independent bookstore in SF selling both used and new books, magazines, and other nifty items. I’ve been coming here since I was a kid and still enjoy the sound of the… Continue reading