Support Local Artisans and Entrepreneurs at Head West Marketplace

If you're a firm believer in buying locally and supporting small businesses, do some shopping at Head West Marketplace. The pop-up market features artisans and small businesses from around the area, each handpicked by their fellow entrepreneur Jimmy Brower of West Perro, a desert-inspired lifestyle brand from Oakland. The next Head West Marketplace at Bay […]

Stock Up on Fresh Produce at Berkeley Bowl West

When the original Berkeley Bowl opened its doors in 1977, it was just a small, independent market. But by 1999, it had outgrown that original modest space and relocated to a 40,000-square-foot building on Oregon Street. Ten years later, the full-service supermarket launched a second location near your home, Berkeley Bowl West. Berkeley Bowl West […]

Shop Locally Made Art and Crafts at Rare Bird

Candle-making, tapestry-weaving, and screen-printing are just a few of the trades you can pick up at Rare Bird. The small boutique stocks a collection of locally sourced arts and crafts, and it also hosts workshops that teach attendees how to make their own. So whether you want to pick up a pre-made masterpiece or have […]

Browse Chic and Contemporary Designer Apparel at Dandelion Post

"Casually chic and free-spirited with a rough edge or two." This is how the team at Dandelion Post describes their sense of style. It's this love of both bohemian and classic styles that guides the ever-changing inventory at the fashion boutique. From pieces of designer apparel to small gifts and housewares, Dandelion Post does it […]

Don’t Miss the West Perro Pop Up Market This Sunday

Are you the type of person who looks for unique gifts year-round to give away on birthdays and holidays? Or are you trying to be that type of person? The perfect place to start is the West Perro Pop Up Market on April 15th. Held once a month through July, the market takes over Bay […]

Show Your Sweetheart You Care With a Huge Gummy Bear From IT’SUGAR Emeryville

The only better way to say "I love you" than bringing home an adorable teddy bear is bringing home an adorable teddy bear that you can also eat. IT’SUGAR makes this Valentine's Day dream a reality. The quirky candy shop in Emeryville is known for its gigantic treats, particularly the mega gummy bears that are […]