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Trunk Show at Dream Collective

If you’re looking to do some shopping today, head over to Dream Collective for the All For The Mountain and My Line Trunk Show from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Vamp Shoes In Los Feliz

Today I stumbled upon Vamp Shoe’s blog and it has so much great shoe inspiration! (Shoespiration?) I’m already a fan of Vamp and own a number of shoes from the Los Feliz shop…

Garde On Beverly Boulevard

You know when you walk into a store and it’s just totally right and you immediately start dreaming about where each piece will go in your home? That’s what happens when you step into Garde, the newly-opened home furnishings and personal accessories store on Beverly Blvd, owned by Scotti Sitz.

ModOp’s New Listing in West Hollywood

3BR/2BA
$1,040,000

I’m excited to give Take Sunset readers a sneak peek into another stunning transformation by ModOp Design. Not yet on the MLS, this Spanish architectural was built in 1928 and is conveniently located in West Hollywood. Join us at the pre-MLS party Tuesday, March 13th from 5pm to 7pm with free food and drinks!

Deja Vu In Long Beach

Lately, I’ve been obsessing over decorating our new house–which basically means I’ve been wasting time on the Internet browsing furniture and reading design blogs. I do love checking out local shops, but I’m lazy, so I like to preview everything online first. Which explains why I haven’t actually been to Deja Vu, although, I’ve fully explored their website. Deja Vu is located on 4th Street’s “Retro Row” in Long Beach and specializes in mid-century modern furniture and accessories by designers like George Nelson, Bertoia, Milo Baughman, Kai Kristiansen and more.

True Pablove 2012

On Saturday, February 11th from 11am to 3pm, the Pablove Foundation is hosting True Pablove – A Valentine’s Family Celebration with craft booths, live music, silent auction, kid’s activities, refreshments and more.

Atwater Village Farm

Atwater Village Farm just opened last Friday, but it’s been generating buzz since early last summer–thanks in part to owner Piper Goldstein, who’s been known to farm in a gold lamé dress. Goldstein, a former rock tour chef for Beastie Boys and The Black Eyed Peas, transformed her own Atwater Village backyard into a farm while recovering from a major shoulder injury. What started out as a personal transformation, ultimately grew into a community project and business…

Silver Lake Holiday Shopping Guide

Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday… They all came and went. Holiday shopping accomplished? Zero. Yes, I admit it. I’m a procrastinator. And if you’re like me, you know how brutal holiday slacker-shopping can be. As December chugs to it’s wrapping paper covered conclusion, frenzied shoppers hit the mall in a panicked wave, grabbing … Continued

Sew L.A. In Silver Lake

Sew L.A. in Silver Lake is a woman-owned, family-run fabric shop and sewing classroom that offers beginner to advanced classes, available for both private and group, where you can learn to sew home decor items, accessories, handbags, and apparel like skirts, dresses, basic tees, coats, kids items and more.

Painted Bird In Silver Lake

I love it when new stores open in the neighborhood, especially places where I can shop without maxing out my credit card! Back in April, Husband and wife team Nate Archer and Sunny Walker open Painted Bird in Silver Lake, just a few blocks from Sunset Junction. This is the shop’s second location. The original Painted Bird in San Francisco has been around since 2005.