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A day with Tulipina

09.21.2016

A day with Tulipina | French By Design

You’ve already heard about Tulipina on this blog. She’s a good friend of mine and a damn talented floral artist. We’re actually thinking of developing a floral series on this blog – I have this thing for flowers, but you already know that… But today, I wanted to share with you a magical and very inspiring…

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Visit | Tartine Manufactory

08.25.2016

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Hey there, are you ready for another exclusive yummy San Francisco tour? Welcome to Tartine Manufactory, a freshly opened foodies’ spot in the Mission district. You are most likely already familiar with the legendary Tartine Bakery, located on Guerrero street in San Francisco, but this new and much larger space just opened last week in the Heath building,…

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Bits and Pieces : Strolling in Chinatown

07.07.2016

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Inès and I spent some much deserved mother and daughter time a few days ago; after a couple of ‘shopping’ stops on a very crowded Market street, we headed down to Chinatown. Oh, how I love the colors there, the signages and graphics, the eye-catching lanterns, and the vibe of this neighborhood! I took a…

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Sightglass Coffee San Francisco

07.05.2016

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This past weekend, I went on a coffee date with Mister at Sightglass Coffee in San Francisco. I loved the design so much that I took some shots of the place. Hmm, the tiles, friends, the floor tiles of this coffee bar and roastery are absolutely amazing, from the entrance ‘coffee’ tile pattern to the…

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