Getting to Know “The Flower Chef” — Carly Cylinder

by Danny de la Cruz I love introducing you to inspirational talents and today is no exception. Also known as "The Flower Chef", Carly Cylinder is a new friend of the magazine and someone that you should get to know. And as we continue with our April theme of celebrations, what better [...]

How Alexis Benson Drives the Feminine Authenticity of the Lexi Miller Brand

by Doris Hobbs “I tend to ride twenty to one-hundred miles per day,” Alexis Benson says, founder and designer of Lexi Miller, speaking with a passionate intensity, as we sit in the tiny, French restaurant of Le Marais in San Francisco’s marina district. Alexis is dressed casually in a wool-blend turtleneck [...]

Elevated Style: An Interview with Kaersten Cooper of MARGE Clothing

by Doris Hobbs, Contributing Style Editor “I remember making my first dress design with my grandmother and feeling so transformed through the whole process,” Kaersten Cooper states as a strand from her blonde locks falls towards her brow and a smile forms while recalling the heartfelt memory. Her ensemble consists of her [...]

An Interview with Project Runway Contestant and Designer Jake Wall

by Doris Hobbs, Contributing Style Editor Asking a designer such as Jake Wall to explain his experience from a prior episode of Project Runway may give you more than you expect. Atop an urban shopping destination centrally located in San Francisco, fashion enthusiasts and leaders within the industry gathered to [...]