There are so many things to think about when opening a new hotel—the lobby design, what kind of bedding to use (just kidding. It's always Frette), the staff uniforms, the restaurant, etc. Keeping track of all this can be overwhelming, so here is a "starter kit" for San Francisco's next trendy hotel. Hire a famous interior designer and tell them to get everything on this list, and you'll be booked before you even open.
· All Hotels Week 2013 coverage [Curbed SF]