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Chrysanthemum Spotting

We've got a while until chrysanthemum season actually starts (usually in the fall in California), but that hasn't stopped me from spotting them all over the place.  Read More...

SF's Little Paper Planes: Solving Mother's Day Present Dilemmas

I was born on mothers day—and so am excused from the holiday with little more than a phone call.  Read More...

My Favorite Before-and-Afters

Combine the spark of motivation that comes with spring and a handful of dramatic before-and-after photos and I am suddenly in full project mode.   Read More...

Banksy Blows Up SF Streets

Want to instantly up your home's appraisal value by, oh, say half a million? If you live in San Francisco, you can start by crossing your fingers that famed London graffiti artist Banksy is eyeing your exterior walls to use as his canvas at this very moment.  Read More...

Say Hello to Christopher Bettig's Installation in Pac Height Boutique

Bay Area boutique Candystore Collective has a knack for innovative in-store installations.  Read More...

Berkeley Art Museum’s Secret Architect Suitors

Ten letters, ten firms. The design community is in serious speculation mode about which ten firms will be receiving letters from the folks at the Berkley Art Museum  Read More...

Hobnob With the SF Design Community at Drinks by Design

In this town, there's a new bar or restaurant opening every week. And just as often, I'm left wondering who designed the space, guessing at their inspiration, and wishing I could pick the designer's brain.  Read More...

Coup D'Etat's coup at the SF Decorator Showcase

Coup D'Etat turns the dark library at the Decorator Showcase into a still-cerebral bright, contemporary space.  Read More...

Powder Coating Packs a Punch

I never met a piece of powder coated metal I didn't like. Maybe I'm just drawn to shiny objects like a barracuda, but I think it's more because of the finish's transformative properties.  Read More...

Bouquets to Art at the de Young and The Spring Art Tour

A couple of my favorite design-based happenings hit town this week. Both feature art and involve two things I'm crazy about: flowers and fine homes.  Read More...

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