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Modernica Turning Old Twinkies Factory Into Prop Shop, Diner

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LA furniture favorite Modernica has found prime real estate in Elysian Valley's former Hostess Brands bakery plant. Eastsider LA reports that the mid-century decor company will move its DTLA prop rental business into this new location and will also open a diner with Good Eggs, "where you can get a cup of coffee and fried eggs in the morning [...] but with some vegan options as well."

Founders/brothers Frank and Jay Novak explain that "what happens here will reflect Silver Lake, Atwater Village and the current essence that is Frogtown [aka Elysian Valley]." We're guessing this means an art-infused community vibe that will contribute to the area's slow and steady gentrification.
· Modernica [Official Site]
· Modernica's May 18th Factory Sale Will Be Home Decor Heaven [Racked]
· Modernica Furniture Owners Take Over Former Twinkies Factory [Eastsider]


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