Holiday Pop-Up Shops Arrive in L.A. and OC

Inside the Revolve Clothing pop-up at the Grove We’ve got a few stops you’re going to want to add to your usual shopping routine now that you’re probably getting started on holiday shopping (you are, right?). With the holidays come holiday pop-ups, and L.A. and OC have plenty of new spots that you’ll need to check out before the year’s up and they’re gone for good. The Grove is up to its usual holiday hijinx with an ¼ber-glam shop from

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Steven Alan is Headed to the OC

Lido Marina Village After focusing much of its expansion up in Northern California, Steven Alan is finally bringing its signature brand of disheveled prep to Orange County. The multi-brand boutique is heading to Orange County’s Lido Marina Village, which is currently undergoing a major face lift (it’s the OC, after all). Development giant DJM announced the news that Steven Alan would be heading to the waterfront shopping center, where it’ll be the fourth spot for the retailer in Southern California

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Fade Out: Our Ombr© Picks

Ombr© for hair. You’ve got a clear picture of that €” and you’re probably over it. But think about that trend moving from your locks to your looks, because there are plenty of ways to add a colorful gradation to your outfits. We’ve gathered together some of our favorites, from a wear-everywhere gauzy scarf (the California cardigan, if you will) to a pair of sneaks your tween will be fighting you over, these picks are an easy way to add

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Bonobos to Open its First L.A. Guideshop on La Brea

Bonobos Summer 2013 Fact: not all guys love to shop. Fact: guys can’t get away with just buying things online unless they’re willing to return items that don’t fit. Another fact: in 2007, Bonobos gave guys a chance to buy great pants online and offer fuss-free returns. In 2011, the brand offered one-of-a-kind Guideshops, where guys could come in and try on everything from Bonobos before ordering great pants and more, all in a space that was the exact opposite

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Cutting it: Yigal Azrou«l on His New Cut 25 boutique And His Other Passion

“ Yigal Azrouel at his new Cut25 Boutique in Soho. PHOTO CREDIT: Billy Farrell/BFAnyc.com Designer Yigal Azrou«l knows that making it in the fashion business takes a marathoner€™s mindset: careful pacing, determination and a good dose of sheer chutzpah. Azrou«l — in fact a two-time marathoner himself — has been hitting his stride, so to speak,  in the past few years and his focus and drive are paying off.  Just last week he opened the first retail store for his

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Outfit Inspiration: Take Your Shift Dress From Work to Play

Zanna Roberts Rassi Leave it to a fashion expert to show us just how to take something as simple as a shift dress and sex it up. Zanna Roberts Rossi, the senior fashion editor at Marie Claire magazine as well as a regular on E! and NBC, is one of the most photographed women of Fashion Week because of her unique sense of mixing staples with selections right off the runway. Instead of wearing your shift with work staples, we’re

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Phoebe Dahl’s Faircloth & Supply Arrives at Urban Outfitters

Faircloth & Supply Spring has officially sprung. And with Daylight Savings, the warmer temps and bright sunshine — here in L.A., at least — comes the sartorial shift from winter coats, heavy wools and deep, dark colors to a lighter mindset. It’s an opportune time to introduce Faircloth & Supply, a new line of linen-only tops, bottoms and more from designer Phoebe Dahl. You’ll recognize the last name if you’re a fan of children’s literature, because Dahl’s grandfather is Roald

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Outfit Inspiration: Kate Moss’ Signature Cool

Kate Moss at the British Fashion Awards When it comes to British fashion there are two Kates — and they’re polar opposites. While they’ve both got great personal style, one is prim and proper and the other is all about rock ‘n roll style. And while both of them manage to remain current no matter what trends we’re obsessed with, it’s Kate Moss (sorry, Duchess Middleton) who keeps up looking no matter what she’s wearing. And while she’s known for

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Black & White Summer Frocks You Need€”Under $80!

There’s festival dressing, beach day outfits to plan and off-duty denim. But can one piece do it all? We’ve found it, and it’s the black and white dress. Nothing’s as easy to throw on when you’re facing a closet full of nothing. Have a wedding in the books? You’ll fit right in. Cocktails after work? You won’t even have to change. Slip into one of our picks and you’ll have a dress to wear all season €” without cutting into

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Bling it On: Newport Beach’s Black, Starr & Frost Debuts Fancy Colored Diamond Designs

Black, Starr & Frost 14.39 carat yellow diamond earrings and 2.06 carat blue diamond ring If your holiday LBD needs a little bit of extra sparkle, consider trying out haute jewelry’s new obsession: colored diamonds. In the past, diamonds were prized for their pure, sparkling clarity and colorless transparency, but lately, the world has been enamored with diamonds in various colors. And expanding on the world’s new taste for technicolor gems, Newport Beach-based Black, Starr & Frost has added two new

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