In case you haven’t noticed, we’re in serious party mode here at NGHQ, and to celebrate, we rounded up 8 iconic L.A. hot spots that have historically shown us how to have a dang good time.
Apparently it is possible to be downright adorable and totally badass at the exact same time—just look at our latest NYC Shoe Cult disciple Olivia Bee. At 19, the Portland-born photographer has already shot campaigns for Hermes, Nike, and Converse, and her work has appeared in the New York Times, Vice, and Numero, just to name a few. Olivia has been snapping photographs since she was 11, so we asked her to pick out her five favorite shots so far and share them with us right here on the blog!
(Shoe Cult photos by Cara Stricker)
We hope you guys are sitting down because we’re having one of the most insane giveaways yet—a free
During the day, Simone Cookie Serrail kills it in the copywriting department here at NGHQ, but after hours she moonlights as a host at some crucial L.A. events. She just kicked off her own disco dance party every Monday at Honeycut, and she was awesome enough to share even more killer parties that we can’t miss this week. Consider this your ultimate L.A. going-out guide curated by one of the coolest girls in town. (You’re welcome.)
1. Bianca Jagger
Now that our balls-out Party
If you peeped our 15-second Shoe Cult teaser, you got just a tiny peek into the mind of web designer/illustrator/motion graphics artist/jack-of-all-internet-trades Tara Sinn. The NYC-based artist (known for her trippy, super-saturated artwork) chatted with us about her obsession with the internet, her favorite GIF of the moment, and all the awesome projects she’s working on next.