San Francisco has got a little bit of everything. Whether you’re a first time visitor or a long-time local, this city has something for everyone including eco conscious shoppers. Here is how to shop ethically in San Francisco.
Paragraph is a clothing and accessories store for men, women and kids with an emphasis on local and independent designers. You will find a rotating selection of housewares, gifts and artwork and custom made jewelry by local artists.
Visit them at 1234 9th Ave San Francisco, California
Foxglove (formerly Arkay Workshop) specializes in unique clothing, gifts & accessories that are locally-designed, fair-trade, organic, recycled or otherwise conscientious. At the same time, they strive to keep their prices very reasonable and accessible to everyone!
Visit them at 3043 24th St San Francisco, CA 94110
Amour Vert was founded on the belief that great fashion and social responsibility can coexist. Their name means Green Love in French, but it also means American manufacturing, non-toxic dyes, sustainable fabrics, a zero-waste philosophy, and above all, enduring style.
Visit them at 437 Hayes Street San Francisco, CA 94102
What started out as a small business selling t-shirts at music festivals, Skunkfunk is now a global brand with presence from at international fairs and shops. Over the years it has been planting seeds in different cities, and is today present on four continents. You can find Skunkfunk stores in cities like Berlin, San Francisco, Bilbao, Dublin, Santiago de Chile or Barcelona. The collections are in harmony with the latest trends, maintaining always the original touch and committed to sustainability.
Visit them at 302 Valencia St San Francisco, CA 94103
Les Lunes is a fashion house that stands for stylish, sophisticated and comfortable clothing with French aesthetics, made from premium soft fabrics sourced from bamboo. Sustainable operations, three freestanding stores in Bay Area and growing, full vertical integration of the company, design and fit engineered in Paris, garments ethically made in the company managed Atelier. Apparel, Lingerie, Activewear and accessories for men and women.
Visit Les Lunes at 3027 Fillmore St San Francisco, CA 94123
Designed and handmade in San Francisco, HIllside bags are the brain child of designer Hilary. Hilside bags studio is available to visit by appointment only. call 415.215.8111 or email firstname.lastname@example.org today to schedule a time to meet and view her entire collection!
By appointment only at 10 Lupine Ave San Francisco, CA 94118
What started out as a t-shirt business being sold out of an old VW Campervan has now 3 store locations in San Francisco and 26 across the U.S. Marine Layer has created the softest t-shirt you can possibly wear. Made Responsibly (by adults): Most of their stuff comes from SF or LA, where some of the best knits in the world are made. For some of the more technical styles, they turn to sewers overseas that work in the same ethical and sustainable factories they have in the U.S.
Visit these San Francisco locations:
1572 California St. San Francisco, CA 94109
2209 Chestnut St. San Francisco, CA 94123
498 Hayes St. San Francisco, CA 94102