Accessories

Open+Shut
June 2012

Open+Shut

One house in the hills of Echo Park proves itself a model of adaptable architecture

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June 2012

IMAGE: Uncommon Scents Note Worthy

Lyrical, dulcet, symphonic—perfumers find harmonic convergence in musical jargon

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June 2012

IMAGE: Dress Code Fresh Cut

There's some bloomin’ great menswear taking root this season

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June 2012

IMAGE: XY FACTOR Defiant One

Menswear styles come and go, but the iconic Schott Perfecto lives to tell

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June 2012

IMAGE Point Doom

The Urchin Leather Beanbag Chair cradles you in...cones?

Design Notebook
May 2012

Design Notebook

From accessories and art to fabrics and furniture, the latest from the forefront of L.A.’s high style

View Finder
May 2012

View Finder

A house redo in Santa Ynez takes its cues from the surrounding idyllic countryside

Modernist Missionary
May 2012

Modernist Missionary

Renaissance man Michael Boyd goes from collector to creator supreme with his new PLANEfurniture

House Proud
May 2012

House Proud

Style, spirit and taste—and premier designer Jane Hallworth—define the late Laura Ziskin’s Santa Monica home

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May 2012

IMAGE: Dress Code Fashion Geometry

Spring menswear shapes up

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May 2012

IMAGE: Appearances Metal Works

Jewelry designer David Yurman unveils his redone Beverly Hills flagship—and a slew of exclusive items

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May 2012

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Sometimes the allure of fashion is quite clear

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May 2012

IMAGE Time Honored

Today’s watches are so much more than a way to mark passing seconds, minutes and hours

Culture(d)—May 2012
May 2012

Culture(d)—May 2012

In the realm of arts + ideas: Cleopatra reigns supreme, La Cienega spiffs up, Carroll Dunham gets his due

Editor’s Letter—May 2012
May 2012

Editor’s Letter—May 2012

This month, it's design of the times, as we report from the trenches of architecture, interiors, cars and Hollywood

More Than Mystery Bars
April 2012

More Than Mystery Bars

2.35.1 Cocktail: Cosmopolitan +46 (0) 8 566 322 00 / berns.se Music takes center stage...

More Than Mystery Restaurants
April 2012

More Than Mystery Restaurants

> Köttbaren +46 (0) 8 505 244 26 / kottbaren.se Part of a surge in...

More Than Mystery Hotels
April 2012

More Than Mystery Hotels

Nobis Hotel +46 (0) 8 614 10 00 / nobishotel.se The philosophy here is subtle...

The Way of the Gun
April 2012

The Way of the Gun

The crime-fiction heroes of noir’s most popular writers opine on the steely tools of their trade

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April 2012

IMAGE: Trend Report Art Deco Redux

The pop and pow of art deco is back in the season’s designer offerings

SINGULAR SENSATION Vice Squad
April 2012

SINGULAR SENSATION Vice Squad

Stephen Webster confesses to a multitude of sparkly sins—which one is you?

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April 2012

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Marc Marmel’s attack of the packs breathes some new life into designer accessories

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April 2012

IMAGE Wanton Ways

Mysterious scents of noir fiction sure to liberate your own inner femme fatale

Editor’s Letter—April 2012
April 2012

Editor’s Letter—April 2012

In a special tribute to the nuances of noir, the best of the genre weighs in on books, bad guys and weapons of choice

Ways of Seeing
March 2012

Ways of Seeing

The confluence of art display and living area in a Westside home creates harmony between art and domesticity

Ticket to Ride
March 2012

Ticket to Ride

Dive into spring fashion’s riot of color, set to the backdrop of Six Flags Magic Mountain

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March 2012

IMAGE: Uncommon Scents Fluid Fashion

A handy guide to the flood of haute-couture fragrances on the market today

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March 2012

IMAGE: Dress Code Colonel Mustard

Yellow is anything but cowardly in the brave new world of spring fashion for men

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March 2012

IMAGE: Trend Report Totally Hip

This season’s sexy silhouette, the peplum hits just below the belt

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March 2012

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Tilda Swinton shines for Pomellato—and shares the secrets of her style

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February 2012

IMAGE: XY FACTOR Buttonholes in Bloom

A formerly mandatory men's accessory resurfaces with a unique twist on the traditional

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February 2012

IMAGE: Trend Report Check Mates

When menswear crosses lines, the result is straight-up high fashion

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February 2012

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Always a shining star among the red carpet set, L’Wren Scott is making a grand entrance with her own line

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February 2012

IMAGE Baublicious!

Tony Duquette for Coach lights up the jewelry scene with one truly baublicious bauble

Feat of Clay
February 2012

Feat of Clay

Ceramist Antoinette Faragallah crafts phantasmagoric creations etching their way into high design

In the Abstract
January 2012

In the Abstract

The genius of Ellsworth Kelly on display in Los Angeles not once but twice

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January 2012

IMAGE: Uncommon Scents Whiff of Truth

Separating truth from fiction in the enduring fairy tale of fragrance

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January 2012

IMAGE: Appearances T Time

Forefront fashion designer Tory Burch hones a plan for business--other people’s business

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January 2012

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Sometimes the best fashion matches are found in the opposites black and white

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January 2012

IMAGE Heart of Glass

Ritsue Mishima makes magic out of glass

Holiday Gift Guide
December 2011

Holiday Gift Guide

No gimmicks here, just our straight-up annual guide to the best in holiday presents for you and yours.

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December 2011

IMAGE: XY FACTOR Jock Rocks

Geologically inspired jewelry from Kimberly McDonald takes a leap across gender lines.

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December 2011

IMAGE: EX LIBRIS Dress It Up

Looks with legacy, as chosen by style icon Hal Rubenstein.

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December 2011

IMAGE Cup of Life

David Wiseman crafts a goblet to honor the natural world.

Editor’s Letter—December 2011
December 2011

Editor’s Letter—December 2011

The things that unite our city can be found in all corners.

Potter’s Field
November 2011

Potter’s Field

Multimedia artist Geoff McFetridge’s collaboration with Heath Ceramics marks an intriguing shift for both.

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November 2011

IMAGE: APPEARANCES Natural Fit

Donna Karan builds an Urban Zen oasis in L.A., with groundbreaking fashions and accessories sourced from around the globe.

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November 2011

IMAGE Screen Gems

The legendary house of Verdura re-creates Hollywood’s golden age with a line of jewelry that tips its hat to the beauties of yore.

Northern Exposure Art + Architecture
October 2011

Northern Exposure Art + Architecture

by MAYER RUS Contemporary Art Gallery 604-681-2700 / contemporaryartgallery.ca A show of 1960s work by...

Love Shack
October 2011

Love Shack

Just a little old place in Los Feliz for a designing couple to transform into a home.