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[UPDATE: This story was originally published on December 2.]
If you've ever sauntered into the avant-garde La Cienega compound of Opening Ceremony, your eyes surely feel insta-butterflies thumbing through its madcap racks (and perhaps your Amex immediately started to tremble, too?). Owners Carol Lim and Humberto Leon have 100% monopolized the market on cool, uncommon goods — and they're no slackers in curating employees, either. Every single staffer is impeccably dressed and impressively knowledgeable. Case in point: ruler of the L.A. roost, Ms. Jenny Le.
On a rare day when she wasn't globetrotting with her bosses or managing her team of 33, we hit her Silver Lake pad to dig through her bonkers closet and watch her self-styling in action. Click through this treasure trove of classy quirk — we swear there's inspiration galore in store!
Photographed by Luke Wooden
If we admitted how much time we spend perusing home-decor sites, we'd expect to field judge-y side eyes for the rest of the conversation. So, we won’t go there. But, know that in between all the looking and pinning, we typically land on S.F.-based Rue Magazine for an inordinate chunk of time.
Since these ladies know read
Some hybrids flirt with genius (the Prius, Cronuts), while others have their own entry in the Encyclopedia of Bad Taste (see: Easy Cheese). But, on the beauty front, there’s a new class of hybrids making their way into our medicine cabinets and onto our heads: multi-benefit hairstyling products. And, unlike spray-can read