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Many of those sad buildings sporting "For Lease" signs that once littered our fave stretches of shopping sidewalks have finally fetched fresh coats of paint. And we're proud to report that the retail tide seems to be turning — woohoo! But, that means we need to rally 'round and support L.A.'s local economy like never before.
Since we know we don't have to twist your arms, we've sniffed out 15 new (and expertly edited) emporiums from the 310 to the 213 that will have you speed walking all over town and whipping out your Amex like an Olympic athlete! Click through for a gorgeous virtual tour — and a glimpse of what's in store for your fall wardrobes.
Photographed by Lani Trock
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