Four years in San Francisco and I'm still discovering local treasures. Case in point: Carrots in the Financial District. It's a lovely boutique with clothing, accessories and housewares carrying lines like Proenza Schouler, Alexander Wang, Yigal Azrouel, ACNE and more. Jessica M. introduced me...

The San Francisco Bay Area has a fashion secret that will not stay quiet for long-LHC Couture. Created by Bay Area native Lauren Hyde Crafford, the line is unique and perfect for the West Coast climate. Lauren Hyde Crafford uses only the highest quality modal jersey and matte jersey for her...

After moving west, Sarah launched her own clothing line, Sarah Liller, San Francisco. She has previously worked with Levi Strauss & Co. and her designs are available for sale at Loft 1513, a boutique in San Francisco. Because most of Sarah's clients are graduate students and working...

apparel was the second-biggest industry in San Francisco, behind tourism. Today local fashion apparel designers struggle to stay afloat," says Dennis Conaghan, Executive Director of the San Francisco Center for Economic Development. Over the years there have been numerous efforts to breathe...

Next year it's high tea at the Palace Hotel, which is my hands down favorite hotel in all of San Francisco (it was featured in the movie The Game with Michael Douglas. When he fell through the glass ceiling in the end, that was the Garden Court, which is where I shall be dining) Happy...

Now I live about 40 miles north of San Francisco, and when I visit the city in winter I'll wear a trench coat atop a button-down cashmere sweater, a short sleeve shirt and maybe skinny jeans, a scarf and boots. Oh, and people tend to dress casually when they're cruising San Francisco, so...

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 19, 2014/ — The original Fashion Law Bootcamp program for fashion professionals, attorneys, and law and design students, now entering its fourth year in New York, is coming to San Francisco. Levi Strauss & Co. and the Fashion Law Institute have partnered to offer a West...

We went to San Francisco (the city) today for a business meeting, but afterwards, we literally ran to the stores to check out what they had before they closed for the day. I'm actually surprised that stores are open today, January 1! :) *Oh, Happy New Year to you all by the way :)* Wet day...

Levi Strauss' stores. On January 13, 2014 the San Francisco Department of the Environment announced a new strategy toward making the California city the "greenest" in North America – a zero waste textile initiative. The Progress with Less campaign is a collaboration between the city, I:CO,...

Sorry for the lack of blog posts-- as some of you may already know, I am living in the boonies here in San Francisco and have yet to get internet access via my computer. In the meantime though, I've been tweeting regularly through my phone-- so if you have twitter, do follow me at...

 

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