Welcome to On the Racked, where Racked SF editor Kristen Philipkoski shares the best fashion and retail news of the week.
Photo by Sara Iravani
HAYES VALLEY—Spurred by the new Gant Rugger in Hayes Valley, an SF supervisor has introduced legislation that would allow fewer "formula retail" chains into the city.
SAN FRANCISCO—Mon Dieu! Saint Laurent is plotting a return to our fair city.
AUSTIN—Virgin America just launched nonstops from SFO to Austin. Time for a shopping trip!
EVERYWHERE—As always we have a smattering of Editor's Picks: the $14 crop-top that goes with high-waisted everything, the ultra-chic, goes with everything summer sandal, supermodel cheekbones for less than $30, the comfiest jeans for every occasion, and the perfect beach read.
SAN FRANCISCO—Amazon announced it will bring it's same-day grocery delivery service to SF—should be interesting to see how this farmer's market happy city receives it.
SAN FRANCISCO—In other same-day delivery news, Boutiika has launched Dash, which will deliver from select local boutiques for $10 in time for your event that same night.
MARIN—This is exciting: SoulCycle is coming to Northern California this weekend. Reserve your bike stat!
UNION SQUARE—Uber-successful mobile clothing reseller Poshmark threw a shindig last week, and we documented their outfits and their best scores via the app.