Eighties redux is a requirement for any shop along Sawtelle’s hipster retail enclave; the decade is covered here by Beta Unit’s geometric design in neon colors…
Van Nuys’s 57-year-old Country General Store makes us wish we had a hoedown on our calendar, or better yet, a cowboy or cowgirl on our arm.
Neighborhood: Van Nuys
Dry cleaning may be a life staple right up there with food, shelter, and sex, but the industry’s favorite cleaning solvent, perchloroethylene, is associated with a raft of environmental and health risks…
Designer labels or thrift store staples: It doesn’t matter what they cost because once you slide into that perfect pair, those jeans ain’t coming off until well past laundry day.
You may have paid good money for the distressed look of the jeans, but you won’t stand for an unexpected tear or shredding of the hem that results from wear…
Maybe you really were in the audience for the 1968 tour that made Led Zeppelin famous. More likely your vintage T-shirt celebrating the show is a knockoff