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SHOPPING RETAIL DETAILS

It's in the Bag Each neighborhood holds its own treasures: local shops on Union, Chestnut and Fillmore streets; one-of-a-kind merchants in Hayes Valley and on Sacramento Street; marketplaces along the waterfront; and the center of the shopping universe—Union Square, home to flagships of the finest stores and designer boutiques in the world. Shop on.

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ACCESSORIES & BAGS CHROME INDUSTRIESCL004506 This company was established in 1995 with a Juki sewing machine, a few yards of military grade fabric and seat belt buckles cut out of old cars. The mission was simple: create bombproof bags that are practical and functional. Street-tested by professional messengers, fixed freestyle riders and urban commuters, Chrome makes bags, footwear and apparel that adapt to the changing and unpredictable nature of the city. 580 4th St., 415.820.5070. 962 Valencia St., 415.874.9232. GOORIN BROTHERSCL003270 Founded in 1895, this family business dedicated to the art of hatmaking is now in its fourth generation of ownership. Stop by the neighborhood shops

to peruse the bold, timeless styles for men and women. 1612 Stockton St., 415.402.0454. 1446 Haight St., 415.436.9450. 111 Geary St., 415.362.0036. GOYARDCL003264 Chuck out your old luggage and go home with an elegant handmade leather trunk in the classic Goyard print. The legendary Parisian luxury brand also makes handbags and even classy pet carriers for your furry travel companions. 118 Grant Ave., 415.523.8200. RIMOWACL0042957 Find Europe’s leading manufacturer of high-quality, luxury luggage at this expansive store in Union Square. Rimowa is known for its four-wheeled, lightweight, hard-cased luggage that makes carting around belongings

while traveling easy and safe. 259 Post St., 415.230.2688. SHINOLA Founded in 2011, Detroit-based Shinola was conceived with the belief that products should be well made and built to last. As makers of modern watches, bicycles, journals and leather goods, Shinola stands for skill at scale, the preservation of craft and the beauty of industry. 53 Hotaling Pl., 415.513.1640. SOCKSHOP HAIGHT STREET Located in the historic Haight-Ashbury district, Sockshop Haight Street is home to the city’s largest collection of socks, tights, leggings, underwear and accessories for the whole family. You’ll find a wide variety of socks for both genders, including casual, novelty, sport-specific and dress socks.

1742 Haight St., 415.386.5400. TIMBUK2CL003615 A bike messenger founded this bag company in a garage in the Mission District in 1989, and the factory is still located in the same neighborhood. The flagship Hayes Valley boutique carries messengers, laptop bags, backpacks, luggage, totes and accessories in limited-edition designs. Customers can choose their own color combinations and play with specialty fabrics. All designs are guaranteed to last a lifetime. 506 Hayes St., 415.252.9860.

APPAREL AETHERCL004816 Constructed from three shipping containers in the Hayes Valley neighborhood, this sportswear shop is an outdoor enthusiast’s mecca, offering

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WhereTraveler Guestbook San Francisco is the premier travel guide for discovering the best things to do and see in San Francisco, California...