Blu Dot, Minneapolis-based designer and maker of modern home furnishings, officially opened a new store in West Hollywood this month. The previous Los Angeles store, open from 2011 to 2016, experienced consistently strong growth during its tenure. In 2016, the Blu Dot team decided it was high time to celebrate the love affair between Blu Dot and Los Angeles by creating twice the space for fans and friends of the
Michael Riady in conjuction with John Terzian, Brian Toll and The h.wood Group presented the ‘The Red Carpet Launch of OUE Skyspace LA , the tallest 360 degrees outdoor lounge at the US Bank Tower, the tallest building in Los Angeles on July 14th, 2016. The Riady Family are the sole owners of the US Bank Tower in Downtown Los Angeles, through OUE Limited. The event was hosted by Kendall
Brent Bolthouse and the Surfrider Foundation celebrated the grand opening of The Bungalow Huntington Beach with a private event in advance of the doors officially opening tonight, Friday July 8th. The event marked the official reveal of the second design collaboration between Studio Collective and Brent Bolthouse, which incorporated all of the favorite charms of the Santa Monica location, while paying homage to Huntington Beach’s ‘Surf City’ history and community.
If you’ve been in LA long enough, you have probably seen The Cobra Snake snapping pictures at a party. The Cobra Snake, also known as Mark Hunter, has been documenting the best parties in LA for over a decade. On June 30th, hipsters and vintage lovers joined the party legend at the re-opening of his Vintage Store, The Cobra Shop, in Hollywood. “We just want to have a fresh new
Let’s be honest, purchasing pot from a dispensary that you find off of the boardwalk of Venice Beach can feel grimy and seems passé. This month, legal cannabis full-service management company MedMen opened its flagship store in the heart of West Hollywood adding a modern experience in the whole buying weed process. Long known as a progressive hub of social policy, West Hollywood seems to be the ideal spot to
The Bungalow located at the Fairmont in Santa Monica has become a quintessential destination for tourists and locals alike ever since it opened its doors in July 2012. Conjured from hospitality visionary Brent Bolthouse, The Bungalow brand is known for its menu of refreshing cocktails and seasonal bites set against a stunning atmosphere that offers expansive ocean views, lush gardens, sweeping decks and rustic interior designs, all of which radiate
The Casper House hosted an exclusive bash June 9th to celebrate the opening of its summerhouse on Abbot Kinney. The night was lit blue to showcase the sleep brands award winning sleep surface. Casper partnered with illustrator, Jefferson Cheng to create the experience and décor of the house. Everything from the walls to décor including tables and chairs is illustrated making it appear as if you’re entering into a Casper
Located at 132 S. La Brea Ave in the heart of West Hollywood, Australian multi brand retailer, General Pants Co. celebrated the launch of its first ever stateside store The Local. 132 with DJ sets by Soko & Hayden James and a performance by Tijuana Panthers. Aussie cocktails by Sailor Jerry were served and complimentary tattoos were provided by Love Letters Tattoo. Throughout the summer of 2016 General Pants Co.
Fashionistas and influencers gathered for the opening of the Chan Luu US flagship boutique on May 18th in Santa Monica, CA. Decked out in Chan Luu, Jaime King looked stunning in the designer’s Black Mix Floral Print Dress ($436), Labradorite Framed Stud Earring ($120) and Labradorite Statement Necklace (Price Available Upon Request) as she celebrated the debut of the Santa Monica Place location. Guests admired the collections and enjoyed Essentia
Following Bally’s recent dinner hosted by Bally’s CEO Frédéric de Narp and Design Director, Pablo Coppola joined by Gwyneth Paltrow and Rachel Zoe at Chateau Marmont, it was time for the brand to unveil it’s new flagship store on Rodeo Drive. On May 17th, Swiss luxury brand Bally threw an elegant soirée at their alluring Beverly Hills location with host Randy Jackson in part to benefit the charity Delete Blood