January 5, 2010

jen invited me to sell some stuff with her at the alameda antique fair on sunday! i slept over saturday night and we woke up at the buttcrack of dawn to haul our shit out to the abandoned naval base in the east bay where the monthly fleamarket is held! we met a lot...
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harness the power

November 23, 2009

don’t forget, tonight is zana‘s san francisco debut! stop by her harness trunk show at shotwell (metier‘s neighbor!) tonight from 6-9. zana is such a great inspiration, always doing her thing, looking good, trampling the haters and winning hearts. psyched to see her back in sf for a few days! images via zana’s blog,...
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RIP hejfina

November 17, 2009

probably my favorite shop to go home to in chicago, i found out today that hejfina closed it’s doors this past september!!! rest in peace, hejfina, chicago will mourn your absence and will have to look elsewhere for acne, vpl, creatures of the wind, isabel marant, margiela, etc etc and so forth… image via...
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5 things i wanted to buy at the thrift store

October 24, 2009

but didnt cute vintage mikasa brown teacups w/saucers rudimentary adding machine (??) tea kettle clock “zucker” (german for sugar) container leather ice bucket
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au revoir agnes b. (and merci!)

September 28, 2009

agnes b. on grant street is closing–15 years! an institution for classic french everything! SO SAD! i stopped by during lunch, just in time for a mad rush of japanese tourists and passersby scrounging for 80% deals on anything left they could get their hands on… i befriended an old italian lady who said...
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it's that good

September 23, 2009

upon returning from my trip, nico had a few lovely gifts waiting for me- michael jordan t-shirts and some awesome flip-front sunglasses. he kept raving about this store that just opened a block from the house… …on the corner of 22nd & folsom next to our oft-frequented corner store, is THE GOOD SHOP. now...
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im not a model

September 14, 2009

jen had her trunkshow at the silverman gallery a few weeks ago and spilled these photos onto facebook. martha davis provided shoes and we munched on crumbled pringles while the surprisingly impressive fashion set mingled and polished off case after case of wine. good times, even if you’re the shortest model on display.
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fall in portland

September 1, 2009

gorgeous! a japanese maple at the portland japanese gardens! im hoping to go up to portland for the weekend of the 12th to see haley & noah before noah leaves for spain to teach english (go noah!) portland is so nice in the fall–still a residual warmth (that quickly fades into rain rain rain...
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come see us!

August 26, 2009

jen and friends are having a trunk show at the silverman gallery!this thursday august 27th from 6-9 be there!!804 sutter st in SF(right down the road from the metier girls, who happen to be on sale, hell yeah!) sarah’s debuting her line, stars and ravens (yeah!!!)……. i’ll be modeling serial cultura’s fall 2010 collection...
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new location for gravel & gold!

August 7, 2009

last summer i stumbled upon gravel & gold, a tiny little shop with tons of treasures and a admirable focus on well-made wears and their makers. they’ve graduated to a larger space and are now occupying the old minnie wilde space next to my favorite pizza spot, serrano’s (OMG!) over on 21st and valencia....
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