TOMS Flagship Store (Coffee, Shoes, and a Work Space)

  I never realized TOMS’ flagship store was located in Venice, California. According to their website, TOMS was actually started in an apartment in Venice Beach, California, so it does seem fitting that their flagship store would be located on Abbot Kinney Blvd. However this is no ordinary TOMS store as it also functions as … More TOMS Flagship Store (Coffee, Shoes, and a Work Space)

Abbot Kinney Blvd.

Abbot Kinney Blvd. is definitely the shopping street with the most character in Southern California. Rodeo Drive attracts the most tourists and Melrose Ave. is where you can find popular brands, but Abbot Kinney has a range of unique stores where you can find a variety of awesome things. There are these little touches to … More Abbot Kinney Blvd.

Melrose Avenue

I’ve heard Melrose Avenue referred to as the more casual Rodeo Drive, but I see Rodeo Drive as the perception of Los Angeles, while Melrose Avenue more accurately represents Los Angeles. Things You Will Find on Melrose Avenue: The expensive, mostly unattainable for the average person shops you would find anywhere else in LA. I’m … More Melrose Avenue

Draper James

When Reese Witherspoon debuted her brand Draper James a couple of years ago I did not pay too much attention to it, mostly due to my perception that there were multiple celebrities trying to start lifestyle brands at the time. However, Draper James has continued to grow and prove itself as a popular brand. Draper … More Draper James

Mo & Co. bags

While walking through downtown Juneau, I spotted a really adorable bag in the window of a boutique store(called Shoefly), and discovered the brand Mo & Co. bags. The bags are made in subtle colors with a vintage inspired look. On the Mo & Co. website, the company describes having a Pacific Northwest influence, which makes … More Mo & Co. bags