April 25, 2016

When I first moved to Eagle Rock I discovered the amazing consignment shop GIFT OF GARB. Owned by Abby McLucas and now located in Silverlake-GOG is one of my favorite places to shop. So when it came time for the next C.A.B. photo shoot I really wanted to style the incredible designer consignment pieces with new arrivals from C.A.B. We shot everything on site at Gift of Garb with Ross Martin (photographer), Stephanie Smith (Hair and Make-up) and Savannah Bigley (model). Styling the shoot was like shopping in your dream closet.  Check out the C.A.B. + GIFT OF GARB collaboration here: https://www.cabcollection.com/collections/c-a-b-gift-of-garb GIFT OF GARB 1835 Hyperion Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90027 https://giftofgarb.com Continue Reading →


March 06, 2016

We’re willing to bet Carly Ann Beck was the only Diane Von Furstenberg employee who got her start on Capitol Hill. After burning out on politics (which we can all understand), she traded policy- for pattern-making, graduating from FIT with a degree in fashion merchandising. That earned her gigs with DVF, Yael Afalo pre-Reformation, and Steven Alan, where she did a stint as a brand manager. There she realized how dang hard it was to find affordably priced bags, and she co-created a New York-based line called Sedgwick with childhood friend Ashley Baker to solve for that. In 2012—a few years and a move to Los Angeles later—Carly branched off on her own and launched C.A.B., which includes structured duffels... Continue Reading →