Clairesquares!

September 6, 2009 2 cups of coffee 2 much wind in the air Today I slept too much and didn’t come in until I had a screen printing date with my friend and… Continue reading

Thirsty For Hat Movies Thursdays

September 6, sunny, relaxed, filled with coffee and lots of cream and sugar Last night the ladies and I went over to our pal’s home in the Sunset, called the Battlepad (it belongs… Continue reading

And Finally, I give you, The Bench; a journey of searching, building and generations

From day one, walk through numero uno, we knew we wanted seating in the front of the shop. Michael had some interesting pastel, 50’s croquet, birds nest, wicker thing goin’ on that I… Continue reading

Beyond Boundaries

Friday, September 5th, 2009 The first day after our opening , Phil Taylor (musician, unicyclist, artist,) blessed the shop with energy and good juju! here is a photo: Phil plays with other musicians… Continue reading

Driftwood Hats?

Friday September 5th  Cloudy great chance for some sunshine 1 cup of coffee This is my friend Chris.  I’ve known Chris for 3 years. He grew up in the Richmond District. Micheal Harris… Continue reading

Interactions and [more] Invitations

Sunny, chance of repeat music, 3-4 cups of coffee? Remember how our invitations had twenty-five steps involved in the process??  We’re like that… we like things that are involved.  Making hats for example,… Continue reading

Tall ladders and ViceGrips

Wednesday, September 2, 2009 Clear skies, warm evening projected movie on the horizon/the wall in the back yard. We here in San Francisco live in a city with older buildings. Tall building; tall… Continue reading

Sold my first hat (not counting the opening)!

Tuesday, September 1, 2009 Bright and Sunny! Just sold my first hat on my first day!!!!! A lovely gentleman with a size 8 head waltzed in here with a partner of his who… Continue reading

Ring Pictures & Olivia’s First Shop Day!

Tuesday, September 1, 2009 Sunny, after the fog It’s my first shop day! I got here at 10:30 am and piddled about sweeping up the front, putting on a pot of coffee, and… Continue reading

Post opening wrap up

Sunday, August 31, 2009 Foggy, sun pushing its way through, chances of sneezes. No coffee today as I am sick. So is Wendy, but what do you expect when you choose to only… Continue reading