The Best Design Shops in San Francisco

The Best Design Shops in San Francisco


Set up as showrooms, galleries, boutiques, and at times looking like someones front room, design shops in San Fransisco are really worth a visit, even if just to admire. Saying that, with so many handmade, beautifully crafted items on sale it will no doubt be difficult to leave empty handed. Are you in need of some kitchenware, stationary, linen or furniture? Are you looking for something retro, avant-garde or modern-chic? Find everything you so desire in the best design shops San Fransisco has to offer! 


  1. Case for Making

    Case for Making, an art and design supply store that hosts frequent workshops in the Outer Sunset, began as a collaboration between four friends. In 2010, the group received a grant from Southern Exposure and, over the course of…

    4037 Judah Street, 94122 San Francisco

  2. The Workshop Residence

    Founded in 2011 by Ann Hatch, a Bay Area native with an extensive background overseeing art museums and galleries and a passion for supporting local artists, Dogpatch’s Workshop Residence provides a studio, stipend and retail and…

    833 22nd St, 94107 San Francisco

  3. Establish

    The bright, airy boutique and workshop of Establish feels just right nestled into the Outer Sunset, San Francisco's laid back beachside neighborhood. Co-founders and travel buddies Erica and Sarah, who first met in Hawaii, dreamed…

    3881 Noriega Street, 94122 San Francisco

  4. Zinc Details

    For fans of interior design and decorating Zinc Details is the ideal destination. Founded in 1991 by Vasilios “Vas” Kiniris and wife Wendy Kiniris, Zinc Details has remained one of San Francisco’s premiere boutiques to find new…

    1633 Fillmore Street, 94115 San Francisco

  5. DijitalFix

    A boutique shop for home audio equipment and design, Dijital Fix got its start in Brooklyn before bringing their unique aesthetic to San Francisco. Known for their selection of retro-inspired accessories, Dijital Fix stocks items…

    820 Valencia Street, 94110 San Francisco

  6. Rare Device

    Offering a wonderfully vibrant assortment of accessories and products for the home, Rare Device serves those looking for the perfect gift for a friend or acquaintance. A specialty boutique of sorts, Rare Device features a…

    600 Divisadero Street, 94117 San Francisco

  7. Gravel & Gold

    Rustic, natural and eclectic, Gravel & Gold is a haven for San Francisco artists and creatives. Opened in 2008, the boutique specializes in finely crafted accessories and home decor items from around the world. In addition to its…

    3266 21st Street, 94110 San Francisco