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4/23/2014

Buying furniture new is easy. But for a growing band of Bay Area vintage store sifters, it’s also joyless. It’s not enough to simply pick out... More»

Stir Kinetic
4/14/2014

Don’t just sit there. No, really. The seemingly innocuous act of sitting for more than six hours a day has been associated with an outsize rap... More»

The home's owners wanted a stark contrast to their historic Victorian in the Mis
4/9/2014

Improbably, this swath of Nicasio wilderness provides a microcosm of San Francisco: The city that used to be a refuge for hedonists and... More»

Meurice chandelier
4/8/2014

Meurice chandelier $1,250 at Jonathan Adler, 2133 Fillmore St. (Near California St.), 415-563-9500 Taraxacum... More»

3/17/2014

There’s a reason that more people don’t have a glass observation deck attached to their home. It’s awe inspiring, it’s... More»

An arrangement by Jay Jeffers
3/10/2014

Some equate high design with clean lines and stark decor. Not so for local interior designer Jay Jeffers, who releases his first coffee-... More»

Oxgut furniture
1/22/2014

LauraLe Wunsch was raised in Clintonville, Wisconsin, a town whose main industry is building fire trucks. Her first San Francisco job was at Engine Company... More»

1/13/2014

One need only survey San Francisco’s Jenga-like crop of impending high-rises to glean that space is a scarce commodity here. So when... More»

1/8/2014

How do you double the size of a historic Victorian while preserving its facade? “Mole-hole it,” says designer Lauren Geremia,... More»

Jay Nelson's tree house.
12/27/2013

On weekends, you can often spot Jay Nelson tooling around town ... More»

12/3/2013

Every morning, Airbnb's 200 local employees face the enviable option of working from one of eight exotic locales. There's a Balinese single... More»

10/2/2013

When overhauling early 20th-century homes in San Francisco, the first steps typically involve knocking down walls, punching out skylights, and otherwise... More»