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Stats Reinvents Itself

Thursday, January 23, 2014 | 4:32 pm

An original family owned and operated institutional favorite of Southland denizens for over 50 years, Stats Decorative Home and Seasonal in Old Pasadena has undergone some dramatic changes and additions to its original concept of offering ‘the largest and mo... More »


Anthropologie Opens New Store in Old Pasadena

Monday, January 20, 2014 | 5:12 am

Clothing line Anthropologie closed its store on South Lake Avenue and opened its new store at 35 North Fair Oaks Avenue on Friday, January 17. Anthropologie has been known since 1992 for its clothing line, which includes sweaters and sweatshirts, sleep and lou... More »


Getting Dotty With It

Friday, January 17, 2014 | 5:48 pm

Can you have too many polka dots? Too many colors?Too many jeans? Why, of course not. That’s why Annie Frank at OSKA is so excited about their new collection, a cornucopia of dots and colors. “I think it’s very geometric even more so than normal,” she ... More »


That Color is You!

Tuesday, January 7, 2014 | 4:19 pm

Remember that scene in The Devil Wears Prada where Meryl Streep, as the powerful Anna Wintour-styled editor of the most influential fashion mag in America, lectures the Anne Hathaway character on the significance of the cerulean blue sweater she’s wearing to... More »


Everything Blue is New Again

Monday, January 6, 2014 | 2:54 pm

We know how much you hate to give them up, but from now through January 31, your old jeans can have a new life, keeping houses warm. All this month, Fresh Produce in Pasadena is hosting “Bring In Your Blues,” a campaign built to help collect denim for Cott... More »


We Can Work it Out

Monday, December 30, 2013 | 10:48 pm

CrossFit. No, it’s not a plumbing component. It’s a popular strength and conditioning program that improves muscular strength, your cardio-respiratory endurance, and your flexibility. Think of it as a combination of aerobics, gymnastics exercises, and some... More »


Day (and Night) Laborers

Friday, December 27, 2013 | 9:07 am

Remember that cool girl you knew in high school or college, who was so funny and hip and artistic? She had all these CDs from bands you never heard of, and all these crazy cool friends, and you secretly wanted to be one of them? She grew up and opened a hair s... More »


Made in Pasadena

Tuesday, December 24, 2013 | 2:15 am

Once again, the City of Pasadena looks homeward in selecting the official designer for the 2014 Pasadena Tournament of Roses.  Internationally renowned fashion designer and long-time Pasadena resident Tadashi Shoji will be creating custom gowns for the Rose Q... More »


Layers of Chic

Monday, December 9, 2013 | 6:42 pm

No one needs to tell you how smart layering is for winter wear, but too often layering consists of this piece and that piece, until it’s not layering, it’s pizza. OSKA truly defines the idea of layering, creating beautiful individual parts of the picture, ... More »


A Jewel Box of Love and Candy

Thursday, December 5, 2013 | 2:02 pm

It’ s a place of love and candy—candy for the sweet tooth, stacked in shiny glass jars just inside the doorway, and candy for the eyes and heart in the form of dazzling jewelry pieces for the discerning customer. Mimi Et Cie is a tiny, Parisian-style shop ... More »


Meet Shelley Herman – Jewelry Artisan

Monday, December 2, 2013 | 11:52 am

OSKA Pasadena is hosting a most special event… and you’re invited! To start the holiday season, Jewelry Artisan Shelley Herman will be in the Old Pasadena shop on Sunday, December 8. Please come and meet her and see the most beautiful collection made of semi-p... More »


Bling a Ding Ding at Mardo K

Monday, November 25, 2013 | 10:16 am

It was bling-a-ding-ding Sunday evening, November 23, as new young jewelry sensation Mardo Kiladjian opened the doors to Mardo K, his new must-see store on Montrose’s iconic Honolulu Avenue. The store had been in “soft opening” mode since August 19, but Mardo ... More »