Going from a hub for railroad lines to a home to massive movie studios, Culver City's experienced a number of transformations. But, these days, we're adding it to our list of L.A.'s hippest 'hoods.
From a hair salon offering the best balayage color in town to a bean-to-bar chocolate factory to a plant emporium that can make a green thumb out of just about anyone, Culver City's quickly becoming one of our favorite destinations to spend our weekends exploring. Ahead, 10 reasons that should convince you to check it out.
Culver City Guide - L.A. Hotspots, best restaurants
Not to toot our own horn, but Refinery29's really got the whole party thing down to a science. Killer DJ? Check. Delicious cocktails? Naturally. Swag bags? Of course! At this year's Sundance Film Festival, we took all those things and added some special friends to the mix. One of our favorite films at Sundance this year read
Between the two of them, Brooke Baxter Bailey and her
husband, Jeff Bailey, have founded an underground performance-art space, a live-music venue, a piano bar, and a coffee-and-tacos shop —all in Williamsburg.
Their latest venture, however, has taken them Upstate: The couple have opened the Glass Mountain Inn, part read