wear this there: vegan house.

vietnam brings the summer style — and eats — with its hottest new hang out vegan house. this week’s wear this there is located in the bustling city of ho chi minh, and embraces the design heritage of old and new. old being the nods to french colony, new being the chic revamp the vegan house got upon re-opening. we suggest an easy breezy jumpsuit so one can easily... 
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unexpected guests: alix bluh.

unexpected guests: alix bluh / sfgirlbybay

Today’s guest is jewelry maker Alix Bluh and she is the proprietress behind this hidden little gem in San Francisco’s Inner Richmond District. A standalone shop on one of the quietest streets in the city, Modern Relics is her studio and showroom filled with her handmade reliquary pieces and what she calls her “cabinet of curiosities”. It was a happy accident... 
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minzuu collection | a giveaway.

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meet M I N Z U U  — an online shop inspired and started by a group of enthusiasts for culture, history, and artisanal handicraft that curates handmade home goods from artisans around the world. All these beautiful products carried by M I N Z U U are made with traditional (and often endangered) craftsmanship and most of which are fair trade certified. From around the... 
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wear this there: hotel de lille.

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an american girl in paris? a cliché, c’est vrais! however, how could one turn down the impermeable charm of saint germain’s latest gem, hotel de lille. located in one of paris’s chicest of hoods, this boutique stay will have you dreaming of all the heroines to come before you! dress like the leading lady of your own life in romantically bold spring shades... 
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around l.a. / esqueleto l.a.

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This is Esqueleto, the latest addition to Echo Park’s Sunset Boulevard, the second shop of Oakland-based jewelry designer Lauren Wolf who opened her first space in 2011. Lauren and manager Alexis (pictured below) made several trips to the city scouting the perfect location and selecting a few L.A.-exclusive lines to offer in the new shop. With tall ceilings and whitewashed... 
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