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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
Continuing in the theme of keeping track of obscure honorary months, did you know that October is Vegetarian Awareness Month? Just a few years ago, you'd be hard-pressed to find animal-conscious products in beauty aisles, but today, vegetarian- and vegan-friendly offerings are regularly popping up on shelves.
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Some things in life are just better when someone else does them for you. It’s the universal truth that makes take-out taste better than anything you could whip up in your own kitchen, and — for most of us — it’s the reason we’re willing to pay big bucks for other people to color our hair, wax our bikini lines, read