Posts Tagged ‘Racked’

Curbed – On the Racked: Third Street Promenade Turns 25, LA’s Best Organization Stores, Anine Bing on West Third

Saturday, August 30th, 2014

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SANTA MONICA: Third Street Promenade turns 25 years old next month. To toast its quarter-life anniversary, Racked shares before and after photos of the groundbreaking outdoor shopping center and reveals the Promenade’s KCRW-powered birthday plans.

CITYWIDE: Here’s a handy guide to LA’s best organization stores. Highlights include the Original Farmers Market’s new Container Store, MUJI in Hollywood, and Poketo in DTLA.

BEVERLY GROVE: Danish designer Anine Bing has opened her first boutique on West Third Street. The former model’s debut store features timeless basics, boots, leather jackets and lingerie.
· Racked LA [Official Site]

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Curbed – On the Racked: Wildfox Headed to Sunset Plaza, Guide to Shopping the LBC, OAK NYC Arrives in Fairfax

Saturday, August 16th, 2014

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SUNSET STRIP: Wildfox’s first flagship is headed to Sunset Plaza this October. The LA knitwear label’s debut store will take over Turkish brand Sarar’s former space at 8710 Sunset Boulevard.

LONG BEACH: Here’s a handy guide to shopping in exotic Long Beach. Highlights include tropical-themed Sneaky Tiki on East Fourth Street and eco-friendly boutique ELEV8 on Linden Avenue.

FAIRFAX: OAK NYC’s second LA store opened at 7228 Beverly Boulevard today. The cult-favorite retailer’s sophomore shop features minimalist apparel and accessories for both men and women.
· Racked LA [Official Site]

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Curbed – On the Racked: Ed Hardy’s Melrose Shop Getting Filled, Fairfax’s New Container Store, Chatting With An NBA Superfan

Saturday, August 9th, 2014

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[Image via James Goldstein]

HOLLYWOOD HILLS: Racked’s latest Local Legend feature shines a light on fashion-obsessed NBA superfan, James Goldstein. The exclusive 20-question interview reveals that James is opening a club inside his iconic Sheats-Goldstein Residence.

FAIRFAX: Take a tour of The Original Farmers Market’s brand new Container Store, opening tomorrow. Take advantage of the spot’s launch day sale and opening weekend giveaways.

MELROSE: Someone cool is finally taking over that obnoxious Ed Hardy shop on Melrose. Accessories designer Rebecca Minkoff will take over the space next year.

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Curbed – On the Racked: Uniqlo in Beverly Grove, Flea Markets Everywhere

Saturday, August 2nd, 2014

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BEVERLY GROVE: Uniqlo’s first LA pop-up has officially arrived. Located at the Beverly Center on Level 7, the quaint space features the Japanese fast-fashion retailer’s affordable styles for men, women and children, as well as an exclusive design-your-own-shirt station.

CITYWIDE: Here’s a handy guide to LA’s best pup pampering places. Highlights include Chateau Marmutt on Beverly, Just Food For Dogs on Santa Monica Boulevard and D Pet Hotels on Highland.

CITYWIDE: Racked rounded up LA’s very best flea markets. Must-stops include Artists & Fleas in DTLA, the Long Beach Antique Flea Market and, of course, the Rose Bowl Flea in Pasadena.

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Curbed – On the Racked: Angelyne Tells All, LA’s Best Facials, Madison Shuttering Soon

Saturday, July 26th, 2014

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HOLLYWOOD: Racked scored an exclusive chat with Hollywood billboard queen Angelyne. The 20-question feature is filled with golden one-liners from the busty icon, including: “I love Hollywood because I am Hollywood. Everybody loves me hereā€”from the resident to the President.” (Racked is also hosting an Angelyne-themed giveaway here.)

CITYWIDE: Here’s a handy guide to LA’s best beauty spots for facials. Highlights include Face Haus in Studio City and Skin Laundry in West Hollywood.

MELROSE: Madison’s trendy designer boutique on Melrose is closing soon. They’re having a huge sale now through Saturday to clear the space, offering markdowns as low as 75 percent off.
· Racked LA [Official Site]

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Curbed – On the Racked: Paris and London in Beverly Grove, Hello Kitty Sale Survival Guide, Just Food For Dogs All Over

Saturday, July 19th, 2014

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BEVERLY GROVE: French label The Kooples has finally opened its West Coast flagship. The marble-covered space features Parisian-cool and London-edge styles ranging from $ 95 to $ 1,200.

CERRITOS: Racked put together a cheat sheet on surviving this weekend’s insane Hello Kitty sale. Taking place at the Sheraton Hotel in Cerritos, they advise you go on Saturday for the best selection and bring a parasol to endure the sun-drenched outdoor line (you won’t be alone on that).

SHERMAN OAKS/MANHATTAN BEACH: Attention, proud owners of pampered pups: LA’s fanciest dog food kitchen is expanding. Following its existing Irvine and WeHo locations, Just Food For Dogs is headed to Sherman Oaks mid-August and Manhattan Beach in October.
· Racked LA [Official Site]

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Curbed – On the Racked: Beer & Menswear in Venice, LA’s Best Eyewear, Uniqlo Pops Up

Saturday, July 12th, 2014

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VENICE: Racked has a look at Charlie’s Los Angeles, a new made-in-the-USA shop on Pacific Avenue. Founded by seasoned craftsman/motorcycle enthusiast Charlie Farago, the menswear boutique offers man cave vibes by way of an in-store pool table, record player, and beer.

CITYWIDE: Here’s a handy guide to LA’s best eyewear shops. Highlights include Retrospecs on Robertson, LA Eyeworks on Melrose, and Gogosha Optique on Sunset.

COSTA MESA: Uniqlo’s first-ever LA pop-up shop has arrived at South Coast Plaza. The teaser shop will hold court until August 10, about a month before Uniqlo’s permanent store officially opens there in September.
· Racked LA [Official Site]

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