Shop­ping Itineraries Mel­rose

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Fash­ion/In­te­ri­ors Ready, Betty? Power up for your re­tail work­out with brek (or rather, this be­ing LA, the del­ish kale salad) at The Hart

and The Hunter in the Pal­i­ho­tel at 7950 Mel­rose Ave (N Hay­worth) / 323 424 3055; you’re go­ing to need the sus­te­nance for this fash-packed strip. Zip over to Agent Provo­ca­teur at #7961 / 323 653 0229 / agent­provo­ca­teur.com / for luxe boudoir lovelies, ex­it­ing right for Crea­tures of Com­fort at #7971 / 323 655 7855 / crea­ture­sof­com­fort.us / a multi-la­bel top shop. Across are Den­mark 50 at #7974 / 323 653 9726 / den­mark50.com / packed with great Mid-Cen­tury ceramics and furny; pre-loved de­signer per­fec­tion­ista Res­ur­rec­tion at #8006 / 323 651 5516 / res­ur­rec­tion­vin­tage.com / and lithe lil’ Chuck’s Vin­tage at #8012 / 323 653 5386 / chucksv­in­tage. com / with care­fully cu­rated denim and fron­tier rags. Build your oh-so So­Cal closet opp. at #8021 Scout LA / 323 461 1530 / scoutla.net / then carry on for trendy, right-now m/w togs at #8100 Fred Segal / 323 651 4129 / fred­se­gal.com / com­plete with Mauro Cafe’s / 323 653 2874 / mau­roscafe.com / lo­cal ogle pa­tio perch. The cor­ner block at #8150 houses Ralph Lau­ren’s RRL / 323 944 0301 / ralphlau­ren.com / the be­he­moth of ranchy Amer­i­cana. Zoom on and hy­per­ven­ti­late at #8214 Decades / 323 655 1960 / decadesinc.com / with its cov­etable stash of mint-con­di­tion vin­tage, then buzz next door and bound up for even more pris­tine n’ pricey yes­ter­year red car­pet cou­ture. Pop across the street to Re­for­ma­tion at #8253 / 323 852 0005 / there­for­ma­tion.com / for sassy re­worked frocks, while next door at #8251 Para­bel­lum / 323 852 0800 / para­bel­lum­col­lec­tion.com / stocks ar­ti­sanal bi­son leather good­ies. Con­tinue past Sweet­zer to Thanks for the

Mem­o­ries at #8319 / 323 852 9407 / a neat cache of 30s to 50s Art Deco ob­jects, then skip across for #8332 Suzanne

Felsen’s / 877 655 6143 / suzan­nefelsen.com / lus­cious gems. Park at the junc­tion with Or­lando, then take a quick de­tour down N Croft one block fur­ther to Clare Vivier at #619 / 323 297 0414 / clarev.com / for pared-down, mono­grammable Parisian sacs. Back on Mel­rose, hit LA in­te­rior queen Kelly

Wearstler’s epony­mous fash and decor glam-po­rium at #8440 / 323 895 7880 / kel­ly­wearstler.com / and cross for so-now life­style and ac­ces­sories store TenOverSix at #8425 (see Stand­out Stores). For a walk­ing lunch, ink.sack at #8360 (see Rest/Smart) makes gourmet sarnies, oth­er­wise jog a few blocks fur­ther to tree-lined for­mer gallery stretch Mel­rose Pl, with #8490 Fig + Olive / 310 360 9100 / fi­gan­do­live. com / for Med bites. Or, if you’re on the caf­feine n’ green juice diet, #8428 Al­fred / 323 944 0811 / al­fred­cof­fee.com / has primo Stump­town joe. Ahh, that’s bet­ter. Now strut the south side of the street, start­ing with in­ge­nious Chilean cre­ations at #8408 Zero + Maria Cornejo / 323 782 4915 / ze­ro­mari­a­cornejo.com / fol­lowed by French ba­sics brand

APC at #8420 / 323 297 0414 / apc.fr / and duck into silky lo­cal la­bel #8436 L’Agence / 323 546 0321 / la­gence­fash­ion.com / for ef­fort­lessly wear­able w/wear. The Olsen twins’ ul­tra-luxe, ul­tra­femmy line The Row is at #8440 / 323 853 1900 / therow.com / whether you’re more MK or A. Look­ing gawjuss, gals...

Beauty in­dus­try sta­ple Vi­o­let Grey is at #8452 / 323 782 9700 / vi­o­let­grey.com / full of skin savers. Ace face! Grab star­let­favoured, easy-breezy style at Parisian It-girl Is­abel Marant #8454 / 323 651 1493 / is­abel­marant.tm.fr / then hot­foot to the north side of the street and work back-wards. Ital­ian bath, bod and scent-heaven Santa Maria Novella is at #8411 / 323 651 3754 / san­ta­mar­i­anovel­lausa.com / while #8457 Fred­eric Fekkai / 323 655 7800 / fekkai.com / snips the town’s best-tressed.

Equip­ment at #8459 / 323 330 8889 / equip­mentfr.com / has mas­tered the art of the per­fect silk shirt, then veer left onto N La Cienega. Ahead at #451 lies Open­ing Cer­e­mony / 310 652 1120 / open­ingcer­e­mony.us / cut­ting-edge style mecca. More? Oh, but you’re mere min­utes from our next itin. Go get it, su­gar buns.

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