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Our West Coast Editor's Seven Favorite Ways to Enjoy California

Since most Lucky staffers live in New York City, we regularly rely on our West Coast editor, Marlien Rentmeester, to give us the low down on the best shopping, food and spas in California. Her most recent list of local obsessions was just featured on The List Collective (a blog that features lifestyle tips from in-the-know LA residents) and has left us really excited for our next cross-continental excurstion.

Click through the slideshow below to read about Marlien's favorite places to shop, eat and relax in Cali right now.

For more store, restuarant and spa recommendations for Los Angeles, visit The List Collection, here; and click here to read Marlien's personal style blog, LE CATCH.

Hostess Gifts and Mantel-Defining Knick Knacks

Chic Shop by Hilary Thomas

Housed in an unassuming 60-year-old building on San Vicente Boulevard in Brentwood, Chic Shop is a small, new, off-the-radar shop teeming with incredibly stylish vintage home accessories and furnishings, all hand-picked by in-demand LA interior designer Hillary Thomas. Read more on TheListCollective.com.

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