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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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Molly Sims is an LA-based actress and full-time momma to her adorable son Brooks. When the blonde beauty isn't out hosting shopping extravaganzas with bestie Rachel Zoe, she enjoys sharing peeks into her world via her lifestyle site MollySims.com. There, you'll find all things Molly-approved from fashion and beauty to wellness and home decor. With Weddings Week in full swing, we enlisted the style-savvy lady to share her secret source for custom stationery. She pointed us to a whimsical hidden gem nestled in Burbank, where she had her very own wedding and baby shower invites made.
My favorite source for stationery is Tiny Pine Press. It's a by-appointment-only mom and pop shop owned by Jennifer Upham and her husband Ben. They do everything from start to finish, including their own letter-pressing. Their creations are always beautiful and unique and I always look forward to seeing what they come up with.