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Now that you'll soon have a car-free way to explore the Westside, here's yet another reason to explore Santa Monica Place. The outdoor shopping center has scored a hi-tech pop-up shop that'll house a revolving roster of stylish tenants starting next Thursday, May 26th.
Powered by "smart" concept shopping experience With Me, the 8,000-square-foot space is kicking things off with NY-bred department boutique chain Century 21's West Coast debut. Holding court for six weeks, the designer discount retailer (clearly not to be confused with the real estate chain of the same name) will bring a mix of cult-favorite labels and contemporary brands to the space, like DRKSHDW by Rick Owens, J Brand, The Kooples, Eleven Paris, Alternative, and much more.