Skip The Crowds, Shop Off Hours On Thanksgiving WeekendThe pros and cons to shopping on Black Friday, versus the off hours during Thanksgiving weekend.
Budget-Friendly DIY Outdoor Halloween DecorationsCraft the perfect outdoor Halloween decorations with these DIY ideas.
Best Custom Shirt Shops In The Bay AreaCustom T-shirts are a perfect avenue both for personal expression as well as for business marketing. Here are 5 of the Bay Area's top shops for custom t-shirt printing.
Best Pottery Shops In San FranciscoUnique gifts can be hard to find, but in San Francisco there are so many artists and craftsmen that make their goods accessible to the public. Pottery is one of those everyday wares that have beauty and function. Here are some of the best pottery shops in San Francisco where you can find local designs.
Best Places To Get A Makeover In The Bay AreaEveryone can benefit from a style upgrade, be it on hair, makeup or wardrobe. Here are five of the Bay Area's best companies that help clients revamp their look.
Ask An East Bay Expert: Preparing For Fall FashionFall is the season for fashion trends to be defined. The Bay Area has its own spin on trends due to a mix of micro-climates and individuality. The fall will be a nod to simple '70s style with modern minimalist styling of clothing and jewelry.
Top 'Must-Go-To' Mani-Pedi Places In The Bay AreaThere's nothing like a fresh manicure and pedicure to have you admiring your fingers and toes. Whether you are going by yourself, with your mini-me or a group of girlfriends, not all mani-pedi treatments are equal.
Top San Francisco Stores For Back-To-School ShoppingBack-to-school means back to the stores for what students need. Fortunately, there are some excellent local businesses in San Francisco that offer plenty of choices for technology tools, pens, notebooks, and clothing as school gets underway again.
Plan An End Of Summer Neighborhood Yard SaleClean out your house and garage, and plan a successful end of summer yard sale with these tips.
Best Shops For Custom Jewelry In San FranciscoBoutique shopping is made all the more pleasant when jewelry is on the shopping list, either as a special gift or as a gift for yourself. Visit these San Francisco jewelers to make a meaningful selection.
Best Flea Markets In & Around San FranciscoWith no shortage of treasures to be found, flea markets are the perfect spot for shoppers looking to score a bargain. Here are five of the best flea markets near San Francisco.
Best Comic Book Stores In The Bay AreaCalling all Bay Area comic book fans and fanatics! Even if you have a favorite comic book store nearby, don’t overlook other terrific spots serving the Bay Area’s huge comic book community.