Published August 15, 2014
Pros and Convert
Things You Could Wear Every Day. Also, Whiskey.
You go in.
You nod to the man behind the counter. You get your whiskey. It’s good. Been quite a week. You earned
There. Now you’re ready to shop for some pants.
Raise a glass to Convert Man
, the whiskey-forward, much more accessible new Hayes Valley outpost of
the Berkeley shop that’s cool but kind of far away to stop in for some clothes—it’s open as of today.
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The following is a comprehensive list of life situations that will benefit from a trip to this store to
increase your neck-to-ankle handsomeness first: day drinking at Biergarten, working at a startup, working at
a non-startup, happy houring at Dirty Habit, riding your bike down Valencia, standing in line for coffee at
Sightglass, going on a movie date at the Kabuki... um, staring at your closet after your shower...
Okay, let’s not get totally comprehensive after all. Still. This shop sells great non-special-occasion
clothes that you’ll just want to wear the hell out of, generally.
Tellason denim. Field Scout blazers. A Schott Perfecto motorcycle jacket. An exclusive Filson tote. And some
D’Blanc sunglasses—they’re like Wayfarers, but Italian.
So they spend way more time in cafés.
556 Hayes St
(between Octavia and Laguna)
San Francisco, CA 94102