In 2004, Jennifer D'Angelo was screen-printing tees and totes out of her apartment, calling her pet project, Nooworks (named after her pup, Noo Noo). Today, she has her hands full with a Mission shop/gallery, a full online shop, a small team of local designers, and endless artist collaborations.

Over the years, Nooworks has held strong to retro- and art-inspired roots, and to this day, everything is proudly made in California. 

1. Nooworks Pheobe with Omar Gonzalez Print, $120

2. Nooworks Sweet Heart Houses Dress with Timothy Goodman Print, $118

3. Nooworks Western Wonder Crazy Emily Dress with Emily Glaubinger Print, $116

4. Nooworks Circle of Life Dolman Top, $38

5. Jeffrey Campbell Kaylor Leather Booties, $235

6. Nooworks Love Western Wonders Poodles Dress with Lady Love Print, $116

7. Nooworks Waxed Canvas Cape with Emily Glaubingers Print, $140


Lily Ko (lily7x7 studied fashion design and merchandising at Central Saint Martins and the Academy of Art University. In addition to writing for 7x7, Lily is on the creative team at Pottery Barn, and works as a freelance stylist, writer, and designer.