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By the by, Racked LA is written and edited by one Tasha Nita Adams. She's covered style, lifestyle and retail for print and online, both on staff and as a freelancer. She's contributed to publications such as Los Angeles Magazine, Women's WearDaily, Variety, Daily Candy, Angeleno, Tu Ciudad, and Movieline. Most recently, Tasha was the Associate Retail & Events Editor, West Coast for Worth Global Style Network. There's also Blackburn and Sweetzer, her personal blog. Say hello to her direct at email@example.com.