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In addition to attracting cult-fave French brands retailers, LA's shopping scene has also scored a slew of stylish Scandinavians (Cos and Austere, to name a few). Joining e-boutique LastaShop is cool Icelandic shop Reykjavík Outpost, which opened last month next to Ghettogloss art gallery in Eagle Rock.
"We are three women from Iceland and all live in the NELA area," co-founder Dröfn Snorradóttir-Rozas tells us, "and between the three of us, we had a wide range of references [for our design inspiration." Featuring hand-stenciled accents, handmade wood displays, and concrete flooring, the "simple but chic" 650-square-foot space stocks women's and children's clothing, furniture, home decor, tableware, and more merch entirely designed by Icelandic talents. "We also wanted to be somewhere where we could grow with the community and have a lively event schedule," and the shop will soon host art shows and more to coincide with the monthly NELA Art Walk.
Reykjavík Outpost is open Thursday through Sunday from noon to 7pm.
· Reykjavík Outpost [Official Site]
· Cool Icelandic E-Boutique LastaShop Calls LA Its Home Base [Racked]
· Austere Brings Sleek Scandinavian Design to DTLA [Racked]