While the U.S.'s Bay area may not be competing in the market weeks of New York and L.A.- from the trade perspective, it is quite the maelstrom for all things planet-people friendly, community and economically cooperative, and avant-guarde quirk.
Please check out this oh-so-essential archive forecasting the new (and now current) direction of fashion.
And, well, you tell me. Are the big box stores catching your fancy nowadays, or have you been searching for some novel and unique designers who provide you with artfully created pieces that you know did more good than harm to our world?
Really, let me know. Where do you shop nowadays? (Please feel free to comment below. 'brigada)