With game-changing technology companies, burgeoning real estate prices, and a fast-changing landscape, San Francisco has been in the dead center of the cultural crosshairs for years. It seems like the city's top designers are also in the national and international spotlight more than ever before. Case in point: The October issue of House Beautiful. With local designers as the subject of three out of a total of five features, the publication could have renamed itself House Bay Area for the month. Interior designer Benjamin Dhong has the cover with his personal Wine Country home, and it's a beauty.