currently pinning.

inspiring pinterest pins / sfgirlbybay

fiona lynch design. i’ve been pinning since 2010, when pinterest was just a baby — i think when i started there were less than 50 people on there, and co-founder ben silbermann invited me to try it out. it’s since blew up like nobody’s business and has millions of people pinning inspiring images every day. it’s one of my main sources for inspiration... 
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around l.a. / dinosaur coffee.


Dinosaur Coffee opened its doors last December and quickly became one of the most Instagram-ed coffee shops in town. Owners Ben + Michelle worked with some mighty-fine designers and makers (Ryan Upton designed all the woodwork and the folks at Hello Gem created the floral installation), to create the sleek, modern Silver Lake environment that basically begs to be shared... 
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Drink Good. Do Good.


i’ve been invited to help raise awareness and share with you something i’ve been distressed about — the problem of ‘food deserts’ and how they are impacting our local communities. food deserts are urban neighborhoods that lack resources for fresh, natural foods, and it’s a bigger problem than you might imagine. i think we can very often... 
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around l.a. / l & e oyster bar.


A Silver Lake staple, L & E Oyster Bar offers one of the best happy hours around. The restaurant opened in 2012 by a diverse and well-equipped team with a passion for good food and drinks. Executive chef Spencer Bezaire is in daily communication with several oyster farmers up and down the North American coast lines. Once he places his order, it’s a mere 12-18 hours... 
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around l.a. / salt air venice.


The perfect addition to Venice’s popular Abbott Kinney strip, Salt Air offers a bright, refreshing environment for a respite in the middle of your beach day or a lovely date night (be sure to make a reservation, as tables fill up fast in the evening!). Executive Chef Greg A. Daniels hails from NYC and sources some of the best seasonal seafood around. Non-distilled spirits... 
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