Los Angeles – Honorable Mention

There were a few spots in LA that really brightened our day, though we were not able to explore enough to get a full vision. If you’re in the area, they are definitely worth a look.

Mondrian Hotel – Los Angeles, CA

At the Mondrian a splattering of beautiful designed furniture, creating the perfect diorama for the good looking patrons that visit the hotel. The rooms are ample and comfortable, if a bit cool in atmosphere. Pluses for hidden plasmas and the expansive balconies. If you stay here, ask for a balcony room looking over the pool & city.

Maxfield – Los Angeles, CA

A concept store, Maxfield is home to a fantastic selection of obscure avant-garde fashion designers as well as high fashion labels.

Twentieth – Los Angeles, CA

Twentieth is on the forefront contemporary and innovation design working with many artists to bring anything you can dream of. That is, If you dream of Sci-fi pod beds to horse hair covered bar stools, melted hand-blown functional amber glass, giant animal shaped lamps, unique porcelain accessories, stylish Credenzas, contrting Sofas, Sculpted Chairs…….

Amoeba Music – LA

In this day and age where digital music is daily increasing its reign – there are still a few places where the music lover can go and enjoy the physicality of CDs & LPs. Rising above any music store I’ve ever been to is the Los Angelas Branch of Amoeba Music.