The Arts District: How Creators Are Makin’ It On Melrose

Art exists in all its forms on Melrose Avenue: visual, fashion, live entertainment, dining. Behind the scenes in alleys, kitchens, and workspaces, creators are creating the amazing things you see in store. Here are some of the incredible innovators to check out on Melrose. COSMOS GLAMSQUAD It’s easy to imagine that the back of Cosmos […]

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Father’s Day: The Most Excellent Gifts on Melrose

Sunday, June 16 is Father’s Day. We know parents can be impossible to shop for, which is why Melrose is such a great destination for gift giving – we have something unique and appropriate for the coolest of dads. ACE OF FADES Men in general don’t always make time for pampering. And they totally deserve […]

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Dating In The Digital Age, Melrose Style

Melrose Ave is the perfect meet-up point for a Tinder soirée with a wide variety of destinations from bars and restaurants to coffee and dessert shops. Whether you’re looking for a daytime espresso and jaunt down the boulevard or an evening cocktail with small plates, Melrose has it all. The centrality of Melrose makes it […]

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Nail Art On Melrose: The Ultimate Guide To Getting Nailed

Clothing, murals, graffiti, barber shops, tattoos…Melrose is the place to go if you’re looking for artistic expression. Add nail art to the list. A growing trend on the socials, people are using every part of themselves as canvas for art and nails, though small, can display some amazing talent. There’s some serious work coming out […]

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Coachella One Stop Shopping At 7600 Melrose Avenue

In L.A., “historical buildings” are hard to come by; you pretty much have the pink wall and the La Brea tar pits. But the 7600 building has been a staple on Melrose Avenue since 1982. The following year they were featured in People magazine, pictured above, referenced as the place where goths, weirdos and high […]

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Vinyl Records: Crate Digging for Gems on Melrose

Vinyl can be a super hip and affordable gift, but a little tricky to navigate if you are unfamiliar with the terrain. Melrose Ave has an impressive variety of destinations for crate digging. Here are some tips on how to find good gift ideas in and out of the crates and what each of these […]

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