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Where in L.A. do you shop for vintage?
"French 50s 60s for furniture, House of Love & Luck [pictured] for jewelry. Shareen is my vintage mecca. Also high on my list: The Way We Wore, Sielian's, Julian's, and Hidden Treasures. Resurrection for eye candy. Plus, all of the flea markets in Southern California. There was a six-month period when I did not miss a single Sunday in the circuit."
What's your signature look?
"Very eclectic, high/low, free-spirited glam. I'm 5'2", so I'm never without severe platform stilts. I'm into caftans of all kinds and sometimes even try to rock them with tights in the winter. I love chunky, wild accessories, mixing prints, and anything unexpected and architectural."
What are you wearing today?
"Vintage yellow high-waisted shorts with big buttons all over the front, brown Spanx tights, a Wayne sheer floral top with a large pocket, a gray vintage grandpa cardigan, Jane Aldridge for Urban Outfitters brown-and-white spectator lace-up wedges [pictured], my mom's amazing but high-maintenance silver antique watch that needs to be wound daily, and a tattered friendship bracelet."
Where do you like to bargain-hunt in L.A. and online?
"I never miss a Barneys Warehouse Sale. Wasteland [pictured] always has good finds. Etsy.com is the most brilliant invention of this century thus far. Pixie Market always brings a huge smile to my face. All of the online sample sale usual suspects like gilt.com and theoutnet.com."
What's your newest L.A. discovery?
"I have a couple: La Descarga, the new Cuban speakeasy, and The Surly Goat are chill lounges I just checked out and think will be hits. I used to stalk thisisnotikea.com for old furniture/decor and Alexis, the owner who used to work out of his living room, has recently opened up Tini [pictured]—LOVE! I just joined Land, which is a nonprofit public art organization that does site-specific temporary installations all over the city—very cool."
What's on your shopping wish list?
"First and foremost, these Shu Uemura Moisture Eye Zone Masks. I've been working so hard I can't see straight, and the dark circles have invaded. These little packs are seriously sent from heaven—in 10 minutes, poof, all signs of raggedness are gone! Nola Singer is making these killer bronze cuffs with chunky vintage rhinestones that I'd love to own. A Mason Pearson brush. Red Flower candles are a sick obsession, especially this Japanese Peony scent—you can use the petals at the top in the bath or for a sachet. New personal stationery from Mr. Boddington's Studio. I collect midcentury lamps, so pretty much anything at Retro Gallery would satisfy this continual hunger. I have a million weddings coming up, so a major wish on the list would be a fab Katy Rodriguez [pictured] voluminous dress for multiple wears."