You may have seen the ad that we’ve had running on 7x7.com for the past few weeks. You may even have written us an irate email or two about running ads for puppy sales. Those of you who did are in the loop about the fact that if you buy a dog online, it is most likely coming from a puppy mill. Those of you who haven’t been in the loop yet, don’t feel sheepish - it turns out that most people don’t know that. But now, you do know. So what do you do?
From their offices in Paris and San Francisco, Fotopedia’s 16-person team produces what is often referred to as a photo encyclopedia.
But it’s really more than that -- a mobile platform for immersive visual story telling on iOS apps built around themes, especially places.
Its eleventh and latest app, featuring thousands of photographs of Morocco, has just been released.
“Our mission is to help people discover beauty in the world,” says CMO Christophe Daligault. “The first word I usually hear when I load the app and show somebody is ‘Wow!’"
The Academy of Art annual fashion show and events always promise a stellar lineup, and this year was no exception. Guests of honor included Alexandar McQueen creative director Sarah Burton and haute couture milliner Philip Treacy.
Coulda sworn that fabulous pair of designer jeans still fit your kid, right!? Those gorgeous, to-die-for mini dresses or fancy baby shoes? Worn once. The button-down pin-striped oxford shirt? Still starchy. Amazing toys in all shapes and colors and noises? Boring after six months. Snow Gear purchased for one fantastic snow weekend? Discarded after season’s endings.
We at 7x7 pride ourselves in supporting local business—in fact, we are currently in the final stage of searching for 2012's Favorite Small Business! So, in honor of San Francisco Small Business Week, we encourage you to hit the streets this Saturday, May 19th, and explore one of our favorite neighborhood strips: Valencia Street in the Mission!
It's time for a fresh visit to the California Academy of Sciences to celebrate the opening of Earthquake, their brand new exhibit and planetarium show, and party like it's 1906 again with their Earthquake Premiere Party. Delight in the debauchery of San Francisco’s most exciting era with dancing, cocktails and live music provided by the Vau de Vire Society.
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