Tag Archive: shop

Spotted SF / North Beach / Little Vine

Inspired by the quaint little shops inhabiting every corner throughout Europe, this gem on Grant focuses on local and artisan products, including cheeses, meats, wines from small production & family-run wineries, and other… Continue reading

Spotted SF / North Beach / Mashka

The space is just as beautiful and unique as the jewelry designed here. I especially love the selections of stones chosen for each piece. Mashka 1400 Grant Avenue San Francisco, CA 94133 tel:… Continue reading

Spotted SF / North Beach / Aria Antiques

I randomly found this store over 10 years ago and ended up leaving with a few vintage keys for an art display in my home. I hadn’t returned since, as the place seemed… 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

Spotted SF / Chinatown / Golden Gate Fortune Cookies

Walk down this alley until you get a whiff of sweetness coming from this tiny factory, which has been making fortune cookies for SF and around the world since 1962. A few dollars… Continue reading

Spotted / Montreal / Les Touilleurs

Sure you pay a few more bucks than most kitchen stores, but you’re getting well designed, quality pieces that will last over time. I especially love their selection of wooden kitchen items –… Continue reading

Spotted / Montreal / Savoie Fils

I was strolling through the Mile End when I saw the big letters “SF”. Being from San Francisco and all, I had to stop in. Turns out “SF” stands for Savoie Fils and… Continue reading

Spotted / Montreal / Spice Station

I stumbled on this place as I was wandering through the Mile End. I loved the walls and row fulls of every spice imaginable. I asked for white truffle salt; they had it.… Continue reading

Spotted/ Montreal / Style Labo

A medley of industrial design and vintage pieces, I was bummed I couldn’t bring more items home from this place. I was coveting a few lighted metal signs, a Jielde task lamp, and… Continue reading