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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!
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It's been a whirlwind year for New York City. A polar vortex froze over the winter months (literally), the ebola epidemic made a brief (yet frightening) appearance, and Eric Garner's death raised concerns over law enforcement's power over the civilians it's meant to protect.
And, while New York current events dominated read