Co-owners Horgan H. Edet and Judah Dwyeb not only fill their little Hayes Valley shop with a huge amount of treasures from ... More
African Outlet (The)
Co-owners Horgan H. Edet and Judah Dwyeb not only fill their little Hayes Valley shop with a huge amount of treasures from Africa, but they are also happy to educate their customers on each item's history and origin. The store deals strictly with authentic imported goods, including fabrics, beads, art, shoes, garments, ceremonial and ritual costumes, antiques, musical instruments, and more. It's also a place where many people in the Bay Area go to rent traditional African garb for productions, parades and special occasions.
From the minute you enter you know 'you're not in Kansas anymore'. Masks, sculpture, fabrics, clothing, items hanging from the walls and ceiling are everywhere - but just organized enough not to be too overwhelmed.The smells are just as good as the visuals. It pays to ask for something if you don't see it - within a few moments either of the owners will probably find it. Great jewlery selection.Reasonable prices-sometimes negotiiable. A fun and informative visit.
Conventional wisdom holds that this monument is shaped like a fire hose nozzle. It is not, at least not by
design. The tower is the gift of Lilly Hitchcock Coit, an eccentric heiress who managed to stand out in ...
Once a peach cannery, this huge brick warehouse today boasts over 25 independent gift shops, eclectic dining, music and comedy.
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This quaint Marina Motel has a beautiful garden courtyard and an interesting history. Family owned and operated, it was one
of the first hotels designed for motorists in the 1930s, completed just in time for the opening of the ...
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