The latest trend? Clothing boutiques with art galleries. Here are three to watch and their fall gotta-have-its.
Fall pick: Loeffler Randall rainboots with a tempting back zip ($187)
Conifer (Cow Hollow)
This tiny boutique has more to it than meets the eye, including hip lines such as Karen Walker, Lauren Moffat and Rachel Comey. This fall, look for Relwen and Rogues Gallery menswear and a John Michaels photography show, “Humboldt.”
2848 Webster St., 415-922-1892, conifershop.com
Fall pick: Ethereal beige silk blouse by FIRMA ($320)
La Boutique Galerie (Jackson Square)
You’ll find European design unavailable anywhere else in SF at this elegant boutique and gallery, including the retro styles of Collection 66 and FIRMA from Germany: well tailored, minimalist and sexy.
414 Jackson St., 415-693-9950, laboutique-galerie.com
Fall pick: The heavyweight jersey knit Michel jacket by Mike Gonzalez ($268)
Hello by Candystore Collective (Pacific Heights)
At this spin-off of Candystore in the Mission, expect independent and local designers from Hyden Yoo to Lydendecker and Serial Cultura. Every four to six weeks, check out a new art show.
2226 Bush St., 888-601-0117, candystorecollective.com