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Six Skin Creams For Your February Face
Phebe Wahl | February 16, 2018


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Oliver Peoples' Singular Vision
Anh-Minh Le | February 14, 2018


Eyewear company Oliver Peoples is the latest to join Westfield Valley Fair’s ever-growing stable of luxury brands. As a sequel to...

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Snack Attack
Carolyn Jung | February 14, 2018


Some people tote an extra suitcase on travels to stock up on new clothes or kitschy souvenirs. Baylor Wei brings one to stuff with snacks. Her love of noshing led this Stanford University grad to launch ...

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Spice of Life
Nate Chapnick | February 13, 2018


There were a lot of doubters when Porsche first introduced the Cayenne in 2002. Some critics thought Porsche was making a mistake by offering something other than a two-door sports...

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An Outside Perspective in a San Jose Mural
Anh-Minh Le | February 12, 2018


Thanks to a successful Kickstarter campaign that raised about $6,500 more than the $15,000 goal, a permanent mural now graces an exterior wall of the Children’s Discovery Museum in...

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Talk Therapy with W. Kamau Bell
Ian A. Stewart | February 9, 2018


For someone whose job involves flying around the country to talk to people about particularly sensitive political issues, W. Kamau Bell is surprisingly bearish on the power of a frank exchange of ideas....

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EMC Seafood & Raw Bar Comes to Santana Row
Carolyn Jung | February 8, 2018


Fresh seafood—from marinated monkfish liver with ponzu to charred abalone to everything in between—is on the menu at the new ...

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Sculptures? Furniture? Why Not Both
Stephanie Davis Smith | February 6, 2018

Give your art dealer a rest in the new year, and furnish your space with pieces in the slideshow above that resemble sculptures and paintings.

Between the abstract Zephyrus sideboard designed by...

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Comeback Collection
Anh-Minh Le | February 6, 2018


After a more than 40-year hiatus, Dooney & Bourke is back in the men’s game.

The heritage handbag brand has relaunched its men’s line, which last appeared in 1975....

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Shape-Up Sabbatical
Meg McGuire | February 5, 2018


Some vacations can derail your health, wellness and fitness routines, but they provide the cultural experiences you seek through incredible food and sightseeing. Escape to Shape...

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Collective Effort
Anh-Minh Le | February 2, 2018

The recently opened Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford, a project that garnered in excess of $265 million in contributions from philanthropists, is impressive on...

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Comfort Class
Jeanne Cooper | February 1, 2018


Long-haul flights to Asia may not seem so grueling anymore, thanks to new offerings from some of the region’s top carriers.

Cathay Pacific, which recently expanded San Francisco service to Hong Kong to three...

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