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Inside the Instagram-Worthy House of Blogger SF Girl By Bay

As a style blogger, photo stylist, self-proclaimed design junkie and flea market queen, Victoria Smith, editor of SF Girl By Bay, undoubtedly knows how to put a room together.

Style Meets Tech at Ministry of Supply Pop-Up

Gentlemen of San Francisco hear this: a new line of men's wares is bringing together chic style and serious tech cred.

Two Friends Make Magic With Ink and Type at Western Editions

Erin Fong and Taylor Reid, the creative duo behind Western Editions, a San Francisco-based letterpress, customize invitations using a 1960s Vandercook press. The friends and former roommates founded their company out of a mutual passion for the craft and, they admit, “all things cute.”

Property Porn: An Oakland Hills Mediterranean for $3M

This Mediterranean masterpiece was built in 1936 and recently remodeled according to a Gordon Pierce design. The resulting home is adorned with arched doorways, beamed ceilings, and an exquisite curved stairway. 

6 Party Campsites in Southern California

It’s not always easy to find that perfectly secluded spot far-removed from the rest of society, where you can let loose without the fear of being a disturbance to that family with twin toddlers and a seven-month infant camping the next site over. Here are six awesome spots in SoCal that should save you from a potentially vibe-crushing, awkward interaction:

This Week In Live Music: Phosphorescent, Patti Smith, Mates of State, & More

Sad news out of the Fillmore district last week: the beloved jazz/hip-hop lounge formerly known as Yoshi’s—and more recently known as The Addition—shut its doors this past week. In its honor, we suggest putting on a Duke Ellington record (The OKeh Ellington), pouring a glass of sumpin-sumpin, pouring some of said sumpin-sumpin on the floor, and remember that we at least still have Yoshi's Oakland and SFJazz Center.

Where to Have a Chic Tea Party in San Francisco

Need a fun alternative to brunch with your girlfriends, sit down for tea at one of these fine San Francisco establishments. Just remember, pinkies up. 

Fashion Startups to Watch in 2015

Sartorially-gifted men and women are similar when it comes to fashion: we all want to look nice, save some money, and at the same time wear the latest designer gems. Fortunately, a handful of Bay Area entrepreneurs have developed new approaches that combine traditional methods with innovation. Here are the fash-tech startups to watch in 2015.

Can You Escape From These Interactive Rooms in Time? (+ Win Tickets)

The newest trend in interactive gaming foregoes the digital realm altogether. Inspired by escape-the-room video games like Crimson Room and QP-Shot, real life escapes lock teams in rooms filled with riddles, puzzles, and clues that, when connected, unlock the door.

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