Welcome to On the Racked, where Racked SF editor Kristen Philipkoski shares the top fashion and retail news of the week.
Photo via Tradlands
BAY AREA—Check out our spring edition of the Racked 38, a guide to the best shopping the Bay Area has to offer.
EVERYWHERE—In Editor's Picks this week, we've got this cool (and affordable!) varsity jacket, an impossibly plush beach towel, luxurious hair products, and more!
SAN FRANCISCO—Itching to hit the road? The spring collection from San Francisco brand Tradlands, featuring lightweight and stylish button-up shirts, is roadtrip-ready.
EVERYWHERE—Associate Editor Esther Hahn tests out Whistle, a piece of wearable tech designed to monitor canine activity, like a Fitbit for your dog. (Spoiler alert: it's awesome.)
BAY AREA—Bay Area company ePantry has jumped on the home delivery bandwagon, offering green and sustainable household products delivered right to your door, right when you need them.
NORTH BEACH—If you're looking for some old-school charm, look no further than North Beach. Racked SF contributor Robyn Hagan Cain walks you through the perfect day in this historic neighborhood.
ALAMO SQUARE—Good news! Beloved Japanese kitchen and barware store Umami Mart is staying in San Francisco, at least until the end of 2014 (and perhaps beyond). You can find this gem of a shop tucked in the back of The Perish Trust.
SAN FRANCISCO—SF makeup artist Hannah Concannon showcases a new creative and daring look every day as part of her internet project, "Dress Up Box."