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Pockets Full of Posies
Leilani Marie Labong | April 11, 2019

 

Draped Flowers, a curtain by Japanese designer Akane Moriyama of Oakland-based design collective UMÉ Studio, is a dreamy spin on the now ubiquitous vertical garden that delivers a concentrated dose...

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Celluloid Heroes
Suzanne Ennis | April 10, 2019

 

When SSFILM Kicks off the 62nd San Francisco International Film Festival April 10, it will pop the Champagne to celebrate the enduring power of storytelling. But it deserves a toast of its own too. Thanks to a series...

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Travel Companion
Michael M. Clements | April 9, 2019

 

Hoping to hunt with eagles, book a helicopter ride in Hawaii or plan the ultimate girls’ trip without having to plan? There’s a place for that. “I went to Istanbul for the weekend, and I wound up...

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Cocktail (R)evolutions
David Zivan | April 8, 2019

 

Daddy, Give Us a Kiss
Sean “Diddy” Combs bought a piece of DeLeón Tequila five years ago. This winter, the makers took the popular sipper up a notch with the addition of an añejo expression....

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Maui Marvel
Jasmine Lombardi | April 4, 2019

 

For Bay Area residents, a trip to Hawaii is perhaps the simplest way to escape. So, when a change of pace calls, an island getaway is a must. For those in search of a rare, unforgettable experience, the Luxe Villa Adventure...

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The Beat Goes On
Jessica Zack | April 3, 2019

 

Lawrence Ferlinghetti’s name has long been synonymous with San Francisco’s anti-establishment literary voice—so long that it’s been nearly 70 years since the blue-eyed World War II vet, fresh out of...

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Expanded Horizons
Julie D’Alessandro | April 3, 2019

 

Frequent flyers know a first-class suitcase is the cornerstone of airport style. Most turn to Louis Vuitton, the pinnacle of luxury luggage since the 19th century. The house has continuously updated the classic...

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New Points Of Sail In Bermuda
SARAH BRAY | April 3, 2019

As sailing season commences, a new Bermuda Triangle forms in the Atlantic.

This Spring, Bermuda joins forces with New York and Newport to create a new Bermuda Triangle of sailing. Starting in May, a series of sailing...

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House of Sand and Fog
Theresa Gonzalez | April 1, 2019

 

An early 20th-century gable-roofed house one block from Pacifica’s fishing pier was sorely in need of an owner’s love when Kevin Hale, then a single UX designer-turned-investor, raised his hand. “I’...

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Using the Noodle
Josh Sens | March 29, 2019

 

Here’s a question I’ve been noodling over: Why is ramen a local fetish while its buckwheat cousin, soba, has been overlooked, relegated largely to a role as packaged dry good or limp bento-box side dish? The...

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The Best New Restaurants to Try Now
Luke Tsai & Josh Sens | March 29, 2019

 

Souvla
Marina
Perhaps more than any other restaurant, this local minichain of Greek rotisserie joints has helped inspire San Francisco’s recent...

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Honored Guard
Mark Simon | March 29, 2019

 

In the 30 years since San Francisco philanthropists Richard and Rhoda Goldman founded the Goldman Environmental Prize (or simply, the Goldman Prize)—widely considered the environmental equivalent of the Nobel Prize—...

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