From cool DIY garlands to Twitter's IPO, the stories we're reading, loving, and sharing this week.

sunsunset31  – November 8, 2013

3 Unexpectedly Chic Ways to Use Garlands –> Pop Sugar Home

If you’re looking for an untraditional (translation: gourd-free) way to decorate for Thanksgiving, find your inspiration here.

Palette & Paints: 9 Kitchen Floors Gone Green –> RemodelistaThe floor is a surprising—and stylish–place to add a pop of color to your kitchen. These ideas have me dreaming up a staining project.

Six hidden (and free) masterpieces in San Francisco from Sosh

Filmmaker Megan Griffiths, One of 13 Artists Shaping the Northwest via the Seattle Times

What Twitter’s IPO Means for the SF Tech Scene from the SF Chronicle