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Hong Kong Hipsters

Amy_Kelvin

Amy (left), 19, fashion design student
Lives in: San Jose
Wearing: Everything is from Hong Kong; jewelry is from Korea.

Kelvin, 23, business student
Lives in: San Jose
Wearing: Top from Hong Kong, Abercrombie & Fitch jeans, Converse sneakers and H&M necklace.

1900s Gay British Banker

Joey

Joey, 24, ad/sales account manager
Lives in: used to live in the Tendernob; recently moved to Philly
Wearing: Theory trench coat from Bloomingdale's, Urban Outfitters vintage vest, Banana Republic trousers, Kenneth Cole shoes, Gucci tote.

Five & Diamond's Opening


Photography courtesy of Arrow One

I Left My Haute in SF

Shana

Shana, 26, sustainable design
Lives in: Castro
Wearing: Wang Wei Gallery coat, April77 jeans, H&M purse, Dior heels
My style icon: Hello Kitty. That bitch always has the cutest accessories.
Favorite clothing or accessories store: H&M for basics, the Painted Bird for vintage, and I've been known to take a stroll or two down Maiden Lane.

Fashion Editor on the Go

Nerissa

Nerissa, 30, 7x7 associate editor
Lives in: Outer Sunset
Wearing: White House Black Market scoopneck tunic, Danskin cropped leggings, White House Black Market peep toe pumps, rose gold and sterling silver branch earrings by Joy O Designs, Express wide black patent leather belt.
My style icon: My mom—the type of woman who puts on lipstick and diamonds to run and get milk at the grocery store.

22 Shoes Anniversary Party

22 Shoes

If you’re in the mood to hang out in the East Bay tonight, stop by 22 Shoes in Oakland for their 5th anniversary party from 6 to 9 p.m. You’ll not only get 10% off your purchase of any of their beautiful and simple hand-cobbled leather shoes, but you can snag a $25 limited edition organic-cotton bag designed by local illustrator Louise Bonnet. All proceeds from the bag sales go toward the SF environmental charity Save the Bay. The 10% off goes on throughout the weekend, also at the SF store.

Oakland store: 5856 College Ave.
San Francisco store: 2277 Union St.

Look of the Week: Azalea

Join us weekly as the Notori.us crew features a look that is meticulously styled, coiffed and made up to create a runway-ready look with fashion-forward selections straight from local boutiques in your neighborhood.

 Azalea
For the day: Trovata jacket ($220); Sonia by Sonia Rykiel polka dot shirt ($185); Sonia by Sonia Rykiel flared skirt ($315); tights and shoes are stylist's own.

Cruising with Chanel

Cruising with Chanel
photograpy by Drew Altizer

Thrifty Shoppers

Sally_Shadi

Sally, 20, design room assistant at Koret
Lives in: San Jose
Wearing: Dress and clutch from Goodwill and Unicorn, belt from Savers, Tahari shoes from Marshalls
My fashion icon: Marc Jacobs

Shadi, 25, merchandising assistant at Koret
Lives in: Oakland
Wearing: Vintage dress, vintage Ferragamo shoes

Easy Like Sunday Morning

Maurice

Maurice, 30, retail
Lives in: the Panhandle
Wearing: vintage Swiss army shirt, B.Son pants, YMC shoes
Style icon: old people
Most recent fashion find/purchase: The shoes I’m wearing that my girlfriend got me from Gimme Shoes.

*Title supplied by subject to describe his look.
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