The Best Juices in Los Angeles

The Best Juices in Los Angeles

Two things in my Los Angeles life that are both essential and totally unnecessary: barista special bean water and overpriced juices. I can make both at home, but somehow they have an irresistible appeal that has me throwing dollar bills out the…

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Fort Standard

Fort Standard

Excuse me while I bask in the glory of this extra sporadic posting schedule… It feels pretty good after ten years to relax those blogging rules a little and write only when I actually have things I want to share……

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Yield

Yield

Current design crushes come courtesy of YIELD, part industrial design studio, design label and manufacturer. Established in 2012 by Andrew Deming and Rachel Gant in San Francisco, YIELD designs and manufactures housewares, bags and jewelry. I am particularly into their mixed…

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Night Palm, Los Angeles

Night Palm, Los Angeles

If you’ve ever perused my Los Angeles City Guide, or if you’ve set foot in arty Silverlake before, you will already know the area is ripe with boutiques selling everything-you-didn’t-know-existed-but-you-now-desperately-need. Like a homemade soap, a candle that smells like the Hollywood Hills,…

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Casa Perfect, Los Angeles

Casa Perfect, Los Angeles

My love affair with Los Angeles isn’t a secret to anyone, but I don’t think I ever talked about the things that attracted me to this city even before I first visited… The sunshine and perma-Summer is obviously one of…

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