wear this there: isleta el espino.

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manifesting a vacation? we’ve found the answer to your daydreams in nicaragua’s isleta el espino. this eco hotel serves up the gram-worthy decor vibes, and pool-hangs for days. run by brother and sister andrew and kristin werner, the three bedroom hacienda is the perfect getaway for those seeking a little r&r lakeside. for this paradise, we are looking towards... 
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spotted sf: freda salvador.

spotted sf: freda salvador / sfgirlbybay

Leslie from Spotted SF here and today we’re heading into one of my favorite neighborhood shops, Freda Salvador. Who is Freda Salvador? It is an artisan line of super-stylin’, super-edgy and ever walkable footwear designed by Christina Palomo-Nelson and Megan Papay. The Bay Area-based duo operate from their studio in nearby Sausalito and all shoes are handcrafted in a family... 
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connections.

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Alexandra Bruel’s Shoot To Thrill For Vogue UK. i don’t know about you, but i’ve been seeing an awful lot of bananas around the internet these days. could bananas be the new pineapple? and not just bananas, but banana leaves, too. once again some random, somewhat mundane object in our lives gets trendy, for reasons i can’t really begin to imagine. but the... 
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at home with a sneaker king.

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the always inspiring milk decoration recently featured the fabulous home of none other than the designer of my favorite sneaker — serge bensimon. if you’re not familiar with bensimon’s, they’re the trés chic casual french sneaker that come in an abundance of colors and often seen on all the fashionable people of paris (and in every city, for that matter).... 
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Spotted SF: Pacific Heights.

spotted sf: pacific heights / sfgirlbybay

hi everyone! it’s leslie from spotted sf and this year victoria and i decided to continue the tradition of sharing our beloved san francisco with you. one thing we really enjoy about sf is how easy it is to walk around and spot fun gems throughout the city. to kick off 2016 i decided i’d start with my current neighborhood: pacific heights (or pac heights, as we like... 
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