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Deadstock deals on cool-kid kicks

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By Laura Peach

Harputs has been keeping San Franciscans sneakered for three decades, and they are celebrating their anniversary (while doing quite the spring cleaning project) by selling off most of the store’s stock for $30. Read more »

Street Threads: Look of the Day

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SFBG photog Ariel Soto scoops SF street fashion. See the previous Look of the Day here.

Today's Look: Kenya, 19th Street and Guerrero

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Tell us about your look: "No comment."

The Blender: What we've been eating

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By the ravenous Guardian Staff

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(1) Chicken noodle pho, Sunflower, SF

(2) Kshocolat Little Black Boxes: dark chocolate mintettes and milk chocolate black currants

(3) Fish tacos with mango salsa

(4) Lamb stew, salad, and injera, Read more »

Local Artist of the Week: Renee Gertler

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LOCAL ARTIST Renée Gertler

TITLE Instability collapses (gold leaf, acrylic paint, expandable foam, bass wood; 17 by 11 inches)

THE STORY "Modality Room" muses on the magnitude of nothingness, black holes, wormholes, and outer space. Read more »

Burning Man season in San Francisco

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By Steven T. Read more »

Ladita: Sweet as an organic gluten-free cupcake

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Quaintly nestled in San Francisco's dreamy Bernal Heights district at 827 Cortland Avenue, Ladita is a darling little eco-boutique in that could be described as "similar to Anthropologie, but much better for the environment." Even for someone whose overtly girly side is as repressed as mine, it will prove impossible to resist Ladita's quiet charm. Read more »

Street Threads: Look of the Day

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SFBG photog Ariel Soto scoops SF street fashion. See the previous Look of the Day here.

Today's Look: Charlotte, 18th Street and Valencia

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Tell us about your look: "My friends call me a trendsetter."

Appetite: Caffeinated Comics, Chocolate Salon, Masa's at a discount, and more

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By Virginia Miller

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Chocolate time! See "events" below

As long-time San Francisco resident and writer, I'm passionate about this city and obsessed with finding and exploring its best food-and-drink spots, deals, events and news, in every neighborhood and cuisine. Read more »

Objects of Obsession: Branch out

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SFBG's Laura Peach rounds up local items and experiences to die for. See her last installment here.

As a girl, I would spend summers wandering through island woods at my grandparent’s house. I always loved the birch tree bark, and would peel pieces off the trees to make little dresses of white and pale pink for my dolls, always wishing that there was a big enough section of bark to create a skirt my size. Read more »

Street Threads: Look of the Day

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SFBG photog Ariel Soto scoops SF street fashion. See the previous Look of the Day here.

Today's Look: Zoe, 18th Street and Valencia

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Tell us about your look: "I wait for my friends to try out new looks and then I try them myself."