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Our Favorite Local Services from 2012

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We’re big on small businesses and prefer to keep it all good in the hood. With that in mind, check out our (very serious) awards for the best local services this year.

Best Way to Get Baked: Hey, Cookie

Most Likely to Lend a Hand: SF’s Best Repair Shops

Sew Fashionable: Inspirare Fashion Designer Collective

Hottest Foreign Exchange Student: Lydali Fair Trade Goods

Most Lovely Lady Lumps: True&Co. Online Bra Service

Coolest Right-Brained Haven: Makeshift Society

Most Photogenic: Portraits to the People

Best Fodder for Watercooler Chats: Grouper Online Dating

Knit Wits Unite: Creative Bug

Best Way to Pitch a Tent: Shelter Co.

Photo: Mel Barlow / Courtesy of Shelter Co.