malibu barbie

Malibu Barbie, a California Icon, Is Turning 50

The beloved doll launched back in 1971, and Mattel is celebrating with a pop-up truck tour
open market

The Rise of the Neighborhood Market

The pandemic may have pushed the bulk of our buying online, but communities across the city are embracing a spate of newly opened independent markets

Best of L.A. 2021: All the Best Things to Eat, Shop for, and Do

From vets to vintage shops and tacos to toy stores, Best of L.A. is back with a brand new batch of the city's finest fare
etsy

Best of L.A. 2021: L.A.’s Most Popular Etsy Makers

Cookie cutters, ceramics, and more from crafty locals
shorts summer 2021

Summer Is Officially Here. Time to Upgrade Your Shorts Game

Toss the jorts and sun your gams in these stylish and comfortable summer looks
law roach

Superstar Stylist Law Roach Is Changing the Game in Hollywood

The man who's dressed everyone from Zendaya to Celine Dion was named Hollywood's Most Powerful Stylist—but he much prefers being known as an "image architect"
yeezy gap

If This Big, Blue Jacket Is Any Indication, Kanye’s Gap Collab Is Going to Be a Hit

The first item from the Yeezy Gap line isn't sold out (yet), but it's going fast
birkenstocks

How Birkenstocks Kicked Their Crunchy Rep and Became the Cool Shoe for All Seasons

Lose the sweatpants, keep the Birkenstocks. This summer, comfort and chic are one
vans

How Skateboarders (and Sean Penn) Turned Vans into a Fashion Powerhouse

In a new memoir, Vans founder Paul Van Doren recalls how his tiny Anaheim company went global