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If the thought of shopping in Los Angeles leaves you quoting Troop Beverly Hills ("We're the girls from Beverly Hills, shopping is our greatest thrill"), well, let's just say we totally relate. But, all talk of Phyllis Nefler aside, SoCal shopping has evolved way beyond Rodeo Drive.
Whether searching for a new wardrobe, perfect everyday bag, or a pair of pick-me-up earrings, L.A.'s boutique scene has you covered. Here, we reveal our eight tip-top shops in all of Lala Land, plus our fave fall buys at each!
With all this inclement weather, we know what you're thinking: "How the heck is my makeup going to stay put with hail, sleet, and snow thrashing at my face?" Add the fact that it's prime Netflix-binging season — with all the crying sessions that entails — and the answer becomes simple: waterproof makeup.
In Western cultures, we tend to avoid death at all costs. We avoid thinking about it and talking about it, and when faced with it, we often go to extraordinary measures to delay it. Photographer Cathrine Ertmann decided to confront death head-on. Her project "About Dying" is a "photo essay from the morgue" that "works as read