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We Wanna Be Friends With Jacqueline Palmer, Founder of A Design Lifestyle

Interior designer Jacqueline Palmer is a woman with a beautiful vision. In 2014, the soft-spoken Santa Cruz native launched her celebrated blog, A Design Lifestyle; a whirlwind year later, she quit a steady gig creating multi-million-dollar interiors for private clients to design for people like herself.

Style Council 2015: Meet Jerry Hum, Cofounder of Touch of Modern

Jerry Hum, cofounder and CEO of the men’s fashion site Touch of Modern, is pretty much the kind of guy every aesthete wants to be: a global wanderer, whose discoveries along the way—from Rikke Hagen–designed Cognac glasses to Nomon’s Cris clock—become part of his uniquely and elegantly curated world.

Shop Talk: Ernest Alexander Opens in Hayes Valley + Common Scents Goes Digital

If it's a fashionable way to spend, and happening in the Bay Area, we're talking about it in Shop Talk.

Style Council 2015: Meet Heather Day, Abstract Artist

Heather Day is hungry for life experiences. An abstract artist with deep environmental and social awareness, she regularly escapes into the wild and silent woods or any natural spot, and seeks connections with people who inspire her.

Style Council 2015: Meet Emily Holt, Editrix + Entrepreneur

By her own estimate, Vogue editor-turned-fashion-entrepreneur Emily Holt, 37, wears about 45 percent of her New York closet here in San Francisco. “I work from home now, so it’s a lot of flats, jeans and sweaters,” she says with a shrug in her cozy Ocean Beach home.

Style Council 2015: Andre Iguodala, Warriors All-Star + Style Director

Andre Iguodala needs no introduction. The NBA All-Star and Golden State Warriors shooting guard slam-dunked his way into basketball history this June when he defended the basket against the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA championship to bring home the trophy. And he made Lebron James cry

Design Inspiration: A Stylish and Baby-Friendly SF Victorian

In a city where many of the houses are almost a century old, how do you update your Victorian into a stylish and baby-friendly home for the whole family? 

Style Council 2015: Get to Know This Year's Coolest Tastemakers

Each year, 7x7 salutes Bay Area tastemakers who are setting the tone for style here in the city. From fashion designers to basketball stars to startup founders, here are this year's seven trendsetters to watch.

Property Porn: A $2M Urban Oasis on Famous Lombard Street

Located at the apex of one of San Francisco's most-photographed streetsthis two-story, recently-remodeled condo is surrounded by a lush, tropical-style garden perfect for finding a little peace away from the tourists. 

Impossible-to-Kill Plants for Your Office

Beyond adding life to any drab workstation, office plants, according to recent studies, provide a range of wellness benefits including improved air qualitystress reduction, and increased productivity. We hit local nurseries to round up the best cubicle-proof plants. 

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