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Welcome Home
Anh-Minh Le | June 20, 2018


“I have been building and creating since as long as I can remember,” says Monica Bhargava. As a child in India, she recalls helping her dad construct a home with Legos, a model they then shared with the architect...

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Strokes of Genius
Carolyn Jung | June 19, 2018

Much like the growth of the World Wide Web itself, Yahoo co- founder Jerry Yang’s passion for art has been an evolution of sorts. It started out with a definite whimper—not a bang—when he was a child in Taiwan...

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Sweet Success
Carolyn Jung | June 18, 2018

Anthony Tam was a supply chain manager at a Fremont tech firm when he embarked simultaneously on his own startup—waking up in the wee hours to handcraft one exacting piece at a time. His focus wasn’t hardware, but rather...

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Case Study in Decadent Dining
Carolyn Jung | June 18, 2018


At the recently opened The Courthouse 2021 restaurant in downtown Redwood City, it pays to be a regular. That’s because loyal customers receive...

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In Bloom
Anh-Minh Le | June 15, 2018


This month, as it expands its offerings for the home, Tiffany & Co. introduces the Flora & Fauna collection. The brand—which has a history of channeling the natural world in its designs...

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Rooms That Wow
Anh-Minh Le | June 14, 2018

Local design and decorating aficionados who visited this year’s San Francisco Decorator Showcase were treated to roughly 5,420 square feet of ideas and inspiration—and that’s...

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Modern Metal
Anh-Minh Le | June 13, 2018


As she was putting the finishing touches on her space in last year’s San Francisco Decorator Showcase, Menlo Park-based interior designer Krista Hoffman was in need of some knobs and...

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Father Time
Mike Espindle | June 11, 2018

IWC Portofino Handwound Moon Phase Edition 150 Years
Sophisticated elegance in the form of a special jubilee anniversary edition of IWC’s classic...

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Getting Active
Nerissa Pacio Itchon | June 8, 2018


There’s a fresh addition to the bustling Burlingame Avenue retail district: The North Face’s 1,890-square-feet run and train concept store, stocking a curated...

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Santa Barbara Style
Jeanne Cooper | June 6, 2018

The transformation of Santa Barbara’s funky Hotel Californian into the gleaming centerpiece of the city’s trendy Funk Zone was years in the making—or at least in the permit-...

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Family Matters
Anh-Minh Le | June 5, 2018

After stints at a successful tech company, Tineke Triggs’ clients—a husband and wife in their 30s—were in the enviable position of being able to build their dream home. They purchased a property in Hillsborough that,...

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Just Their Bag
Anh-Minh Le | June 4, 2018


The orange facade finally came down in May on the new Hermès boutique at Stanford Shopping Center. Designed by the Paris-based firm RDAI, the 6,100-square-foot space brims with a full...

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