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Blogs & Sites
Location: 445 South B Street, San Mateo, CA
Talbot's Toyland on the Peninsula specializes in a variety of toys, hobbies, dolls, bikes, and baby items.
Location: 397 Arguello, San Francisco, CA
Blissful Bites is a pastry shop that has elevated an appreciation for chocolate to new heights. People swear by its cakes, a fixture on the birthday party circuit. And they're not all ch...
Location: 1306 Castro, San Francisco, CA
Peek-A-Bootique is a children's clothing and consignment shop just off 24th street in Noe Valley that offers a nice selection of some new, mostly used clothing for infants through size six. Eve...
Location: 5800 Northgate Mall, San Rafael, CA
Northgate Mall is home to dozens of shops and boutiques, as well as movie theaters, hair salons, an optician, and more.
Location: 5150 Geary Boulevard, San Francisco, CA
A bit jumbled, the store is nonetheless worth a stop if you're looking for art stuff. Also offers supplies for hobbies, as advertised, including model planes and jewelry making. Service is very good.
Location: Two Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA
Here's a toy store even parents can get excited about. It has beautiful, unusual toys, many of them from other countries. And the books are just as carefully chosen.
Location: 865 Market Street, San Francisco, CA
When your kids tell you they've outgrown the Gap and you need a break from their raggedy T-shirt collection, take them here. Abercrombie's doesn't have a kid's department, but the clothes run s...
Location: 3366 Sacramento Street, San Francisco, CA
Pumpkin carries unique clothes and gifts for ages newborn-six. The store is stroller- and diaper-change friendly as well. Clothing lines include Bloom Love, O'Keefe & Daughter, Juicy Couture, ...
Location: 101 Post Street, San Francisco, CA
Diesel Clothing outfits kids ages three months to 14 years old in unique, hip, and urban clothing, accessories, and shoes. The children's section is located on the mezzanine level of the Diesel...
Location: 180 Sutter Street, Stonestown Galleria, San Francisco, CA
Location: 311 Broadway, Oakland, CA
A shopping mecca in Oakland loosely inspired by the adventure writer. While most people come here to stroll the boardwalk, poke around in the gift shops, and dine on the waterfront, a bit of history c...
Location: Beach Street and The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA
What we like best about Pier 39 is the colony of blustery, slippery California sea lions who have made this tourist zone an outpost. Each winter, the population can increase up to 900 sea lions...
Location: 1742 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA
Aqua Surf Shop sells surfboards, wetsuits, skates, bodyboards, and surf accessories.