Our very-visual, (almost) chatter-free snap judgment of the day: Fire things up with the red cut out sleeve mini dress, $350, from the Fall 2011 collection of San Francisco-based designer Alyssa Nicole, a self-taught designer and San Francisco native who sews each and everyone of her garments.
Situated in the heart of the Mission lies a wonderland brimming with items sure to render art collectors and fashion mavens alike giddy with excitement. That this half gallery, half boutique just so happens to be called Wonderland SF is altogether fitting – because that’s exactly what you’ll find inside.
In the window at Ver Unica: Perfectly pressed pleats, luscious leather carryalls, a delicate gold locket and cat-eye framed specs will have you reminiscing about your days spent laboring over reading, writing and arithmetic. Didn’ t have those? Not to worry.