Shopping & Style

Best Screen Printing And Embroidery Shops In San FranciscoFrom the Outer Richmond to Potrero Hills, San Francisco has you covered for silk screening and embroidery needs from several small, independent owners who come recommended by their customers.
Top 5 Outlet Malls Around The Bay AreaOutlet center shopping provides an alternative to consignment for those who want to best department store and boutique retail prices. You'll find some of the Bay Area's favorite fashion labels with their own brand stores, as well as the discounted versions of big names like Saks, Barneys, Nordstrom and Neiman Marcus.
Shopping Guide To New York CityA convenient guide to five of the most popular shopping districts and the best department stores in New York City
Best Shops For Women's Fall Shoes In The East BayHarkening back to the days of back-to-school shopping, the onset of fall is the perfect time to refresh and revamp a stale wardrobe. What better way to do so than to start from the ground up?
Best Places For Guitar Lessons In The Bay AreaSlash, Jimmy Page, Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix: all great and passionate guitar players. Like any great musician, they had to learn and hone their craft and their style, and always the best way to do this is with a teacher. Get your start with a teacher in the Bay Area.
Top 5 Bay Area Shops For Ballet ApparelThe Bay Area is home to a vast number of passionate dancers looking for quality ballet equipment. Here is a list of five of the Bay Area's best independent shops selling ballet apparel.
Best Places To Buy Vintage Video Games & Accessories In The Bay AreaWith National Video Game Day falling on Sept. 12th, what better way to celebrate than by playing old video games from one’s youth? For those who long ago said "goodbye" to their retro consoles and games, here are five Bay Area spots to buy vintage video games.
Ask A Bay Area Fashionista: Hottest Fall 2015 Fashion TrendsThe good news about fall fashion trends for 2015 is that sensible, comfortable street looks are in vogue. San Francisco-based fashion expert, Meghan Cast of Threadflip, says that basic black figures into the color palette in a major way, another trend that's easy to adopt.
Best Places To Buy Shoes For Kids In San FranciscoFind quality footwear and a personalized fit on shoes for children for all occasions. Specialized children's shoe stores are fewer in number than mega-stores, but professionals will repeat their advice that the proper fit is important for the fast-growing years.
Best Print Shops In The Bay AreaEveryone needs a quality print shop now and again, and the San Francisco Bay Area is fortunate to have a number of high quality shops to satisfy everyone’s printing needs
A Night Out In Union SquareComplete with cable cars, palm trees and giant heart sculptures, everybody wants to pose for a photo in Union Square. But it's not just for tourists; San Francisco's Union Square has terrific nightspots that attract locals, too. Scratch the surface to find some compelling reasons to hang out here before or after the theater.
Best Yoga Studios In The Bay AreaIf you live in the San Francisco Bay Area, you cannot help but notice the numbers of yoga mat-carrying individuals is on the rise. Whether you're a beginner or you can wrap one leg around the back of your head, an enthusiastic yoga community is sprinkled throughout the area, where one studio is bound to be just right for you.