Category

Blog

Threadspun / Cannonball Collective: Interview with Heidi Ledger

What is the name of your business / social media handle? Threadspun Web: www.threadspun.co Instagram: @threadspun / @shopcannonball Facebook: Threadspun What is the concept behind the store? Well, it all started as my workspace for Threadspun, surfboard bags. My husband was running his Acatama Surf store from this location and I would utilize the space for...
Continue Reading

Belly Up: Interview with Beth Bennett

What is the name of your / the business and social media handle? Belly Up Website: https://bellyup.com/ Instagram: @bellyuptavern How did the name come about and how long have you been here? “The Belly Up opened in 1974. The original owner, Dave Hodges, wanted to open a bar and his family told him if he...
Continue Reading

BUMP Coffee: Interview with Trevor Mertens & Ryan Perry

What is the name of your / the business and social media handle? BUMP Coffee Website: www.drinkbumpcoffee.com Instagram: @bumpcoffee How did the name come about and how long have you been here? “It’s a long story. We pretty much ran through every word you could put in front of coffee, street coffee, curb coffee … someone...
Continue Reading

MotoDeli: Interview with Mario Warman

What is the name of your / the business and social media handle? Mario Warman / MotoDeli / Instagram: @moto_deli How did the name come about and how long have you been here? “Encinitas is already full of surf shops, pizza and taco shops. I really wanted to do a sandwich shop and someone told me...
Continue Reading

San Diego Electric Bike: Interview with Rob Bennett

  What is the name of your / the business and social media handle? San Diego Electric Bike / Website: sdebike.com / Instagram: @sdebike How did the name come about and how long have you been here? “The founder came up with it a long time ago. He was building bikes in his garage and...
Continue Reading

Surfy Surfy: Interview with JP St. Pierre

What is the name of your / the business and social media handle? Surfy Surfy / Instagram: @surfysurfy How did the name come about and how long have you been here? “Back in 1985, when I didn’t have a driver’s license, I used to call and wake up my friend Dave to go surf. I used...
Continue Reading

Seaweed & Gravel: Interview with Dave Patri

What is the name of your / the business and social media handle? Seaweed & Gravel / Website: seaweedandgravel.com / Instagram: @seaweedandgravel / Tumblr: Seaweed & Gravel How did the name come about and how long have you been here? “We wanted to do a shop that was vintage and centered around our lifestyle, motorcycles and surfboards. We...
Continue Reading

Leucadia Floral & Plant: Interview with Debi McCarver

What is the name of your / the business and social media handle? Leucadia Floral & Plant / FB: LeucadiaFloralPlantLady/ Instagram: @leucadiafloral How did the name come about and how long have you been here? “I’ve been at this location for 12 years now, since ‘The Plant Lady’ owned it.” What is your role at the...
Continue Reading

Randoms Boutique: Interview with Stacy Cowart

What is the name of your / the business and social media handle? Randoms Boutique  / Online Store: Randoms Boutique / Insta: @randomsboutique / FB: https://www.facebook.com/randomsboutique/  How did the name come about and how long have you been here? “The name came about by traveling years ago and always bringing back ‘random’ merchandise from Thailand, Mexico, Indonesia …  then starting off...
Continue Reading

Leucadia Donut Shoppe: Interview with Tom Cheu

What is the name of your/ the business and social media handle? “Leucadia Donut Shoppe.” – https://www.facebook.com/LeucadiaDonuts/ How did the name come about and how long have you been here? “Haha, there are too many Tom’s out there, so we went with the community we love and Leucadia Donut Shoppe was born. We’ve been in business now for 30 years.” What...
Continue Reading