Best of LA 2012: Fix
“Restoration requires not only technical ability—it’s an art,” says Barry Amiri, co-owner of the Antique Rug Co.
Light Bulbs Unlimited in Sherman Oaks has a helpful crew that explains the distinctions between LEDs, halogens, and fluorescents (some you might actually like) and guides you through aisles of contemporary and antique-style bulbs, Christmas twinklers, solar lights, and hard-to-find fittings.
Neighborhood: Sherman Oaks
Your ’63 Corvette Sting Ray just got intimate with an errant cart at Trader Joe’s. Show your baby some affection.
Simple prepackaged wood frames are a dime a dozen, but at U-Frame-It Gallery there’s a huge stock of ready-to-hang merchandise in a giant warehouse space.
Neighborhood: Van Nuys