Fashion, LA 2 years ago

6 Reasons I Only Go To Planet Salon For My Haircut

 1. The Location Planet is less than a mile from the hotel so it’s easily walkable. It’s right next door to Fred Segal. Afterwards you can show off your new haircut by dining in the cafe or shopping for something nice. 2. The Atmosphere Many upscale salons (especially around West Hollywood) can feel snooty and […]

Events, Fashion, LA 2 years ago

Filming At The Daughter: Englishman In L.A.

Last week we had an interesting band of characters stay at the hotel. The web series Englishman In L.A. filmed over the course of two days at FDH and Tart. On the first night, they filmed a scene where two characters, Tom and Sammy, get ambushed by paparazzi while leaving Tart. I got casted on […]

Fashion, LA 3 years ago

Suss Karlsson’s Scandinavian Kollectiv

Suss Karlsson is a Swedish designer and shop owner. She has an extensive background in knitwear, involving supplying costumes for movies, teaching knitting classes, and writing books on knitting. She owns several clothing lines, susannekarlsson, Fischer Karlsson, and Barnen Sweden. She has been coming to Tart and The Farmer’s Daughter for years and designed the […]

Fashion 3 years ago

Undefeated Off La Brea

Back in September, Undefeated opened its doors at a new location on La Brea. The shop offers the same (if not more impressive) selection of their own gear and countless sneaker styles from all of the biggest players. If you’re not already familiar with Undefeated (or UNDFTD), they were founded in 2002 on a mission to […]

Fashion 3 years ago

Clothes and Kicks at Factory 413

The beloved brainchild of legendary skater and artist Chad Muska and SUPRA and KR3W founder Angel Cabada, Factory 413 is more than another skate shop. It boasts the most extensive and exclusive collection of SUPRA shoes and KR3W apparel as well as a mix of other L.A.-based skate brands. Factory 413 is located right down […]

Fashion 3 years ago

Wasteland

Wasteland is a Melrose mecca of unique vintage, secondhand designer, and new, on-trend items for style mavens, rockers, and those who don’t follow society’s rules of dressing. No trip to the famous shopping street is complete without going into Wasteland to peruse 1990’s Dolce and Gabbana crop tops, gently worn Louboutins, cheesy pre-owned t-shirts, and […]

Art, Fashion 3 years ago

Fine Art and Tattoos at Solid Gallery One

Walk one block north of Farmer’s Daughter on Fairfax, and you’ll find yourself at Solid Gallery One. It’s a tattoo parlor, it’s a fine art gallery, it’s one of the best spots in the Fairfax district. This artist-owned operation is, not surprisingly, all about the artists. Headed by Jarrett DeMartino, Solid Gallery One represents a varied representation […]

Fashion 3 years ago

Topman

“I need new shoes and a new suit” Brandon tells me as we walk into Topshop. He’s always been obsessed with Topman, as long as I’ve known him. We head up the stairs of the two-story Topshop in The Grove, where every Topman employee already knows Brandon’s name. He picks out black and white loafers, […]

Fashion 3 years ago

Get Your Kicks at SportieLA

It’s no new-comer, that’s for sure. Since its opening in 1985, SportieLA has crafted and created the L.A. sneaker and streetwear scene with their extensive and exclusive offerings. In fact, it’s safe to say that if Sportie doesn’t have it, you’re hard pressed to find it new anywhere else. Not to mention, it’s a top […]

Fashion, LA 3 years ago

Scent Bar

Admittedly I have never been a connoisseur of perfume. I always felt bad about that because when I was younger I read a quote by Coco Chanel that said, “A woman who doesn’t wear perfume has no future,” so every time I left the house without spritzing, I felt like I was letting Coco down. […]