Oakland native Teisbe Styles is redefining business casual one detail at a time.
Big props to San Jose. The South Bay-based e-tailer, Anaise, has us mesmerized with their consistent selection of subtle-cool, everyday and super unique finds.
The designer index boasts local artisans as well as emerging talent from NYC and Europe, and each piece is meticulously curated to fit a cohesive look. We can't decide what we like more–the easy peasy, throw-on-and-go frocks, oversized hair barrettes or their incredible selection of oddly shaped, beautifully structured bags.
Emory University student and Southern California native Roxanne Swedelson wowed us with her eye-catching printed sheath dress and gorgeous smile.
Don't let the mustached models and tatted-up store associates fool you -- Self Edge is serious about their denim. Their buyers make a point of knowing the ins and outs of the most elite Japanese denim brands, and bring those top selvege cuts to their lofted Mission boutique so you, too, can geek out on denim.
We love a good transformation. Like Cinderella morphing from a plain Jane to the belle of the ball, the once basic, rope-soled espadrille is now the ultimate summer statement shoe.
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