Tag Archive: temescal

Spotted / Oakland, CA / Dona Tomas

My favorite spot for really delish, authentic Mexican food outside of SF! I had attended a friend’s Cinco de Mayo dinner event at Dona Tomas and had to return for another visit, as… Continue reading

On SF Girl By Bay Today: Marisa Mason

Today on SF Girl by Bay, we’re heading over to Oakland’s Temescal and into Marisa Mason’s jewelry boutique and studio. Click here to see the full post. * Image by be, Leslie.

Upcoming Events: Week of 4/6 and 4/13

Studio Patro is having their first open studio and sale! Venture to North Beach to visit the new space, enjoy some refreshments and get special discounts on their linen aprons, tea towels, market… Continue reading

Spotted / Oakland, CA / Blue Bottle

I make it a point to visit Oakland regularly and this time I finally had a chance to pop into the newer Blue Bottle near Temescal. And what a unique space it is! The cafe has… Continue reading

Spotted / Bay Area / Oakland / Homestead Apothecary

I actually don’t frequent herbal shops much, as I have very little knowledge about herbal varieties, but this one particularly drew me in. It’s a beautiful space filled with jars of all sorts, but they… Continue reading

Spotted / Bay Area / Oakland / Crimson Horticultural Rarities

A delightful little spot located in Temescal Alley full of gorgeous gift items and small plant arrangements. You can literally circle the place in a matter of seconds, but you’ll end up staying… Continue reading

Spotted / Bay Area / Oakland / Marisa Haskell

I’ve admired Marisa Haskell’s pieces since I first visited Temescal Alley a few months ago, then even more so as I’ve seen them featured at some of my favorite boutiques in SF. Her… Continue reading

Spotted / Bay Area / Oakland / Esqueleto

Oakland is so close to SF and I plan to skip over the bridge to feature more spots that way—especially if I find more gems like Esqueleto in Temescal Alley. This shop is… Continue reading