covid-19 safety

These Products Promise to Keep You Safe from Unseen Threats—Are They Worthwhile?

As the pandemic and social unrest inspire people to invest in everything from biohazard suits to countersurveillance wands, we asked the experts what's practical and what's paranoia
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10 L.A.-Based Black, Queer Designers and Brands to Support Right Now

From runway-ready couture to handmade earrings and glasses, these designers make L.A. more beautiful
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Celebrity Stylist Jason Bolden Speaks Out About Racial Bias at Celine

After the French label dispatched a Black Lives Matter solidarity post, Bolden put them on blast for not dressing Black actresses
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This Local Brand Is Making Cuomo, Newsom, and Fauci Underpants

Pandemic fandom just reached the panty stage

Billie Eilish Is Teaming with Takashi Murakami for a Clothing Collab

The pop culture power duo will release a line with mass-fashion retailer Uniqlo

Where to Shop for Cloth Face Masks, from Functional to High-Fashion

Your mask is now the most important part of your outfit. Shop accordingly

6 Items That’ll Make Working from Home More Pleasant and Productive

From the perfect all-in-one printer to noise-canceling headphones, these purchases will drastically improve your WFH setup
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Amoeba Music Is Asking Customers to Help Fund the Store’s Future

The beloved record store has launched a crowdfunding campaign to help cover mounting costs
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Barbecues, Weights, and Lots of Wine: Here’s What Angelenos Are Buying Up These Days

Several weeks into the stay-at-home order, panic buying has settled down—but local grocery, hardware, and big-box clerks offer a glimpse at our pandemic purchasing habits
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With COVID Disrupting Business, Local Makers Are Hosting Virtual Markets

The coronavirus has put the kibosh on weekend craft fairs and maker markets, but some spooky small businesses are taking matters into their own (gloved) hands