And now for an awesome and hyper-local product you didn’t know you needed: Monocles!
We somehow missed the giant piece of plywood covering their eastern window until somebody tagged it. But when we did notice, we stopped by to find out. It’s gnarly.
So, what’s the deal with Martin Mack’s semi-abandoned parklet?
The end of the month is nigh, which means it’s time for another shop to shut its doors. Ruby at 1431 Haight is closing.
flickr/thomashawk We got a tip that McDonald’s at Haight & Stanyan was just bought out, and the first change the new owner wants to make? A Drive-Thru Window.
We’d noticed some stirrings last week at 1597 Haight. Yesterday, Behind Closed Doors, Haight Street’s first sex shop, opened for business with balloons and rose petals galore. Just in time for Valentine’s Day.
We have news on Genesis Imports, Kan Zaman, El Faro, and Club Deluxe.
The new cement slab in front of the old Pure Beauty space didn’t last very long.
It’s time to welcome Derby of San Francisco to the Haight. The heritage workwear label, which has been around since 1961 (with a few brief reinventions and hiatuses), is opening its one-and-only physical store at 1472 Haight.
And the night is dark and full of terrors Which of course means the Holidays are coming! The Haight Ashbury Merchants Association (HAMA) has some fun plans in store for the ‘hood this season.