Braided hairstyles are all the rage these days from fashion runways to church aisles, with a nod to the jet-setting Duchess of Cambridge. Take some tips from a stylist and rock the trend.
San Francisco’s wide network of independent shop owners and local talent includes locations selling wearable fashion accessories for both men and women. From the stylish hat on your head to the comfy shoes on your feet, any look can be uniquely handmade.
Hip, hip hooray for the USA – happy 238th birthday! Independence Day falls on a Friday this year, so however you’re celebrating the day, you can liven it up in some red, white and blue for the whole weekend.
If you know more about wetsuits and jeans than penguin suits and cummerbunds, you may be in need of some professional guidance on renting, tailoring or buying a wedding tux, and don’t overlook the men in your wedding party, too.
Five independently owned home furnishing institutions are on our list for wedding gift searches, all with lovely wedding gifts and outstanding personal service with a smile.
We’ve got five in-city ideas with shops to match for those with a father to spoil on Father’s Day.
The summer heat can do a number on a professional wardrobe. Local fashion expert Kaye Cloutman provides some expert pointers for women who are out and about during the work day.
If you’re heading for the pool or you’re heading out of town, it could be time for some swimsuit shopping. Find out where there’s a good selection in your neck of the woods.
The great thing about summer sundresses is that no matter what style you choose, they’re just as much fun to shop for as they are to wear, especially at these independent fashion boutiques.
Pop into these family-run toy stores to meet a staff who knows its stuff.