Friday, August 22, 2008

Friday Favorites #1

This is my weekly list of sites I feel are worth mentioning. I do a lot of web surfing, and this sure beats bookmarking. Consider this your weekly bookmobile swinging by your computer with worthy linkage. Also on Friday, I will feature a hot pic of a fixie bike and a new monster.

Let's start with the King of all Blogs, if your heart is gearless and cranky, and you dream of fixies spinning through streets of urbania, here is your salvation. The rest is just grease for your chain.

Style Industry
Stitch Lounge--Subversive Seamster and Sew Subversive
Residents Apparel Gallery
Flavorpill
SF Renaissance --increasing entrepreneurial capacities of socially and economically diverse people in the SF Bay Area
Muse Sewing Workshops
SF Station
Feed My Plush
Oh Joy!--Freelance home accessories, textile, and graphic designer shares her random findings of design, style, and other cool things
Print and Pattern--celebrates the world of surface pattern design
OhDeeDoh!--home.design.children.

Stores:
Butterbaby
The Gardener

Stores looking for consignments:
Ezra's Cousin

Designers:
We Are Wedges
Broken Heart Dolls
Jen Skelly

craft events:
Indie Craft Fair Guide
Feria Urbana
I Heart Independent

articles:
Moms, Time and Craft Management
What Every Student Should Know About Cal
Guide to East Bay Hoods--Solano Ave, Gourmet Ghetto, DT Berkeley, Telegraph, 4th St., Rockridge, Piedmont, Grand/Lakeshore, Uptown, Montclair, Temescal, Jack London Square, Dt Oakland, Chinatown, Dimond, Fruitvale, Laurel, Park St.,San Pablo, Orinda, Walnut Creek, Mt. Diablo Blvd. (across the Bay in SF: Mission, Union Square, Noe Valley, the Castro, the Haight, Clement Street, Union Street, Chestnut Street, Hayes Valley, North Beach, and, of course, Chinatown.)
Thief of 2865 bikes

blogs of friends:
Trevor Miller
Marty Barret
Margie Schnibbe--Babyhans livejournal
Margie Schnibbe --website Margie does amazing paintings like this one. She made it into ArtInfo so she is a big time artist now.

fixie blogs:
Fixed Bicycle Gear
Fixed Gear
Hong King Fixed Gear
Bike Snob NYC
Fixed Gear Maniacs
Fixed Gear Blog Pic of the Day
Make
Fixed Gear Fight Club
Fixed Gear Fever

fixie tricks:

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