"The owners of Silverlake's Mohawk General Store have amazing taste and stock the shelves with accessories and clothing from the best designers you've never heard of."
"L.A.-based Clare Vivier's collection of elegant and non-fussy handbags is all the rage here, and since she manufactures them locally from reclaimed leather, wearing these bags is a green statement, too."
"Decades is one of my favorite vintage places to treasure hunt—Birkin bags and YSL dresses abound—and the store regularly updates its blog with new inventory."
"La Brea Avenue stalwart Maison Midi offers a colorful assortment of French wineglasses, strawberry-dotted tablecloths, and rustic dishware that conjures up visions of French bistros and country meals alfresco."
"I love Moroccan home accessories, and e-mosaik.com has an amazing selection. Once you're through surveying the rugs and inlaid furniture, pop over to the recipe section, featuring traditional Moroccan recipes like tagine chicken and bastilla."