Stories From Nob Hill

Connect to the vibrant San Francisco scene through history, lifestyle and culture all from a bird’s eye view atop Nob Hill from Fairmont San Francisco.

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Holidays

Inside the Making of a Two-Story, Larger-Than-Life Gingerbread House

Each October, painter Larry Walton puts down his brush and embraces a new temporary role: gingerbread house animator. Here’s how the two-story marvel comes together.