Handmade Archive

Holiday Cocktails for TheLip.TV

Some Cocktail Inspiration for Holiday Entertaining I had the pleasure of sharing some of my favorite Holiday Cocktails with Leslie Durso and TheLip.TV! The Holidays can sometimes be stressful, so I wanted to help take the edge off with some easy cocktail ideas that ...Read More

Artisanal LA

Artisanal LA = Handmade to the max.  Celebrate Earth Day & Spring with the best that handmade LA has to offer. Featuring 200+ edible and home good makers, artisans, food crafters and chefs plus local art installations, author book signings, panels, workshops and demonstrators, Artisanal ...Read More

Locals Only Gift Guide

It’s no surprise that I love Los Angeles and all that it has to offer. What better time to #shoplocal than the holidays. You can stop by the Renegade Craft Fair this weekend which will be filled with local artisans (clothing, food, jewelry & ...Read More

Cocktail Education @ Bow & Truss

Mixology fans, have I got a treat for you.  In an old auto-body shop in the divisively self proclaimed NoHo Arts District, lives a bar helmed by Jonny Whitton (Seven Grand & Villains Tavern) and road readied by the Liquid Assests dynamic duo of Marcos ...Read More

Unique LA {Christmas Edition}

Looking for that perfect gift for your person of interest who has friggin’ everything?  Well, lucky for you, my favorite circus of local hipster-handmades is coming to town!  Unique LA is now a huge deal and has morphed into the STATE OF UNIQUE  which ...Read More

Patchwork: Indie Arts & Crafts Festival

Yesterday in Culver City was the Indie Arts and Crafts Festival: Patchwork.  It is exactly what it sounds like, independent artists and crafters get together to pimp their wares.  However, this is not your grandma’s craft fair…not that your grannie’s not cool… but these ...Read More