You don’t have to be a San Francisco fashionista to appreciate the mix of small local shops and the opportunity to find the best of global fashion on Fillmore Street. While you will find a few national brands here too, this is where you can find international fashion without a long airplane flight. Some of my favorites include:
Peruvian Connection – Discover beautiful clothing from Peru including fabrics made from Alpaca. These distinctive and easy to wear clothing will make you a stand-out. Designs utilize traditional Peruvian colors and patterns with a modern feel.
Paulo Shoes – Find hand crated Italian shoes in limited supply. You won’t find everyone else wearing your shoes if you purchase them here. Instead you will enjoy beautiful designs, colors and textures, transforming shoes into an art form.
Toujours Lingerie – What do you wear under all these fabulous clothes? Experience the beauty and luxury of fine lingerie and European sleepwear with knowledgeable staff to help with the perfect selection and fit. When you need something extraordinary for everyday or a special occasion, this is the place to shop.
Elizabeth Charles – Showcasing designers from around the world including Australia. Expect to find chic designs to create your own unique style from a selection of curated pieces.
Scotch & Soda – If you can’t get to Amsterdam then let it come to you at this fun boutique. Find an unusual mix of styles, colors and textures of Amsterdam couture.
Heidi Says – Choose from 3 boutiques on the street where you are certain to find the perfect shoes, handbags and outfit for any occasion. Featuring a collection of international designer clothing and accessories to make you look stunning.
Gallery of Jewels - Find the perfect jewelry to accessorize your new outfit. Choose from a broad selection of hand crafted and limited edition pieces that you will treasure in silver, gold and platinum with precious and semi precious stones.
It’s amazing how an afternoon of shopping can make you famished. Here are some fast casual places to recharge:
Jane –Stop in for a coffee or tea and fresh baked goodies for a perfect snack.
Taco Bar – Grab something quick to take-out or eat in. They feature savory Mexican food using fresh, local and organic ingredients.
Glaze Teriyaki Grill – Enjoy teriyaki and other tasty dishes at this new neighborhood locale. They offer chicken, steak, salmon, tofu, vegetarian and pork loin teriyaki along with edamame, soba noodle salad and dumplings all at affordable prices.
About: Fillmore Street comprises 10 tree-lines blocks of world class shopping in San Francisco. The Fillmore Street Merchants Association is the nation’s oldest merchant group. Get their Application for find out about events and happenings on Fillmore Street here.