Surrounding Union Square are some of the Cities best offerings for those looking for that exclusive luxury home vase, work of art, custom upholstered furniture or unique, one of a kind accessory to add to your homes elegance? San Francisco hosts a myriad of luxury home stores for you to fulfill your decorating itch.
Try Gumps, a harbinger of elegance and sophistication, at 135 Post St. in San Francisco. ‘Ohh and ahh’ through their beautifully dressed retail store. Contact their concierge to host your private event, cocktail reception or dinner, bridal event or arrange a private seminar with one of their designers or artists.
Nearby find Neiman Marcus at 150 Stockton Street, now showing Spring Home Trends like their “Global Perspective, New Preppy, Nouveau Cottage, Coastal Charm and the traditional Country Estates”. Designer’s like Lily Pulitzer, Calvin Klein Home, Mac-Kenzie Childs, and Jonathan Adler contribute to the homes collections. For Baccarat and Lalique, this is your destination.
This Friday you can catch Barton Perrerias’ Sunglass Trunk show at another luxe shopping “go to”, at Barney’s New York’s San Francisco store at 77 O’Farrell Street at 11am. Barney’s sets itself appart with its’ selection of sophisticated urban decor, tech and travel, desk, gourmet and even the dog department.
Feeling a little boutiquey…is that a word? Head to Union Street between Lombard and Broadway in San Franciscos’ Cow Hollow neighborhood where you will find a walkable high end shopping district dotted with cafes, and chic clothing and home boutiques like Armani Exchange, Z Gallerie, Twig, Van Galen Upholstery. Rest your happy bones at Betelnut, La Cucina or Chez Maman.
Explore other city neigbhorhoods in the Marina Districts’ Chestnut Street where you will find Benefit Cosmetics, Pottery Barn, Williams-Sonoma, and bring home a fine wine selection from Plumbpjack Wines (founded by former Mayor Gavin Newsom). The restuarant offerings on Chestnut make this the perfect desination for the lunch time or cocktail hour shopping trip.
It’s easy to see why San Francisco is on every world-class shoppers list. These fine luxury mercantiles are sure to offer the best service and selection to add to your home and your delicious shopping memory.