You Should Know: Tony Bravo

by guestofaguest · October 21, 2015

Tony Bravo

A 4th generation San Franciscan, Tony Bravo is the “IT” guy for the San Francisco Chronicle when it comes to smart, brilliant writing about fashion and relationships. Well-educated in style, Tony sure can teach you a few things. But actually, take his course at City College of San Francisco in the Fashion Department.


San Francisco Chronicle Style Writer

Place of birth:

San Francisco, CA


@TonyBravoSF, @TonyBravoSF

Tony Bravo

Tony Bravo

What do you actually do all day?

Tell stories, create beautiful things, meet interesting people! (We hope!)

Favorite song growing up?

"Here + Now" Letters to Cleo

My biggest secret is…

I'm nicer than my wardrobe suggests

Where do you live in San Francisco?

Natural + unnatural beauty abounds

Uber, Taxi, BART or Bike?

Walk - this city is best seen close up.

My motto is…

Life is a gluten-free banquet... let's sample.

My alter ego is…

"Bruce Vayne"

The last drink I had was…

Coffee, always coffee. Or a Manhattan.

My secret crush is…

Sal Mineo. Oh, wait...

What was your first job?

Event planner / Geisha

If you had one day left to live in SF, what would you do?

Sing "San Francisco" on a cable car. Then cry. A lot.

Coming from? Going to?

Spring shows, Fall shows.

What is your favorite work of art?

A great Comme des Garcons anything

Who should we know?

Christine Suppes, Jeanne Rose, Micah Tron, Audrey Cooper, the bar team at Cavalier, the brilliant (that manage to keep living here) artists that make SF what it is, Liz Anderson.