Los Angeles has more stores than anyone could physically tackle, but somehow we always keep returning to the usual suspects. To break out of the rut, we've asked some local shopping and fashion gurus to provide their hidden retail gems—those unique stores around LA that we might not all know about. Cue the Beatles: We're about to get a little help from our friends.
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Stylist and designer Andrea Lieberman was born and raised in NYC, where she graduated from Parsons School of Design with a degree in fashion. She then opened her own shop, Culture and Reality, which became a cult sensation and was a stepping stone into the world of high-profile styling which lead to her working with
big names like Jennifer Lopez, Gwen Stefani and Sean Combs. When she's not busy making sure Hollywood's elite are dressed to the nines, she designs the ultra-chic label A.L.C., which she launched just over three years ago. And when she wants to get her shop on (for someone other than herself), she heads to Trico Field, a modern boutique in Beverly Hills that caters to West Coast offspring.
"Children's boutique Trico Field in Beverly Hills is my go-to shopping destination for beautiful and unique clothing for my kids. The store itself has a cool, intimate vibe—everything from the displays to the wrapping feels thoughtful and special. Every time I walk through the doors I feel instantly transported from Beverly Hills to a side street in Tokyo and I rarely leave empty handed."
· Trico Field [Official Site]
· A.L.C. [Official Site]
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