Friday, September 21, 2012 California Dreaming: Working For The Weekend
It’s the Fall equinox today, when there’s equal amounts of day and night. This means an official hello to autumn. We checked in with fellow staffers to find out how we’d be spending the first weekend in the season of fulfillment.
Sarah, Art Director: Mid-century modern furniture shopping
Devyn, Photographer: Harvard and Stone for a little old school boogie
Rosa, Fashion Content Editor: Mani/pedi
Dee, Assistant Designer: Karaoke at a loft party
Liz, Copywriter: Watching old episodes of 80s alien-takeover television series V with friends
Nicole, PR Intern: Gucci Mane at Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factory
Tammy, Digital Advertising Manager: Palm Springs for a bachelorette party
Friday, August 31, 2012 California Dreaming: Working For The (Long) Weekend
We’re officially counting down the minutes until a long weekend packed with sand, surf and non-stop dancing in the heart of LA. Here’s where you’ll find us sending off summer with a bang.
Rosa, Fashion Content Editor: “Spending the weekend in Malibu to lay on the beach all day and escape the madness of the city.”
Alex, Production Coordinator: “I’m pretty amped to catch Dinosaur Jr., Black Dice, Lightning Bolt, Health, and Ceremony at FYF Fest!”
Jacqueline, Junior Buyer: “My boyfriend surprised me with a weekend getaway to Santa Barbara for our anniversary. We’ll be making feeble attempts at surfing, but definitely excelling at long brunches and catching some rays on the beach.”
Madison, Junior Copywriter: “Heading to visit my fam in the Dirty South for some blues, booze and BBQ.”
Saga, Apparel Merchandising Assistant: “I’m going to a Dodgers game on Monday, mainly for the Dodger Dogs and beer!”
Simone, Shoe Merchandising Assistant: “It’s the last weekend of the Herb Ritts exhibit at the Getty, so that’s a definite must! It doesn’t get much better than iconic photos of supermodels with one of the best views in LA.”
Friday, August 24, 2012 California Dreaming: Working For The Weekend
Summer may be ending, but the parties are just getting started. Here’s what the Nasty Gal crew is up to this weekend.
Tessa, Executive Assistant: “I’m going to see Cults at the MOCA tonight!!”
Elyse, Director of Merchandise Planning: “I have to send off summer at SummerTramp with a blow up water slide, inflatable pool, water guns and Jello shots. Not to mention a bunch of fabulous gay boys shaking their Speedos all day long!”
Jennifer, Email Marketing Manager: “Attempting to eat my weight in ribs and cornbread at The Oinkster‘s Big BBQ on Sunday.”
Kaitlyn, PR Manager: “Party hopping all day and night through Echo Park.”
Julia, Front Desk Coordinator: “Hiking in Topanga Canyon, followed by vintage shopping at Hidden Treasures, then getting lunch amongst the trees and creek at Inn Of The Seventh Ray…fun hippie times.”
Friday, August 17, 2012 California Dreaming: Working For The Weekend
TGIF, kids. We’re hitting the road for a Vegas bachelorette party, chasing waterfalls and watching ’80s classics in the park!
Dee, Assistant Apparel Designer: “I’m going to a 50′s themed all-girl birthday party, then boating on Lake Piru!”
Jaclyn, Fashion Writer: “I’m headed to Vegas for my very first bachelorette party…which also happens to be my own! Here’s to hoping there’s more champagne than embarrassing games.”
Lisa, Junior Buyer: “Planning the most sensible outfits for MAGIC Tradeshow next week! It’s the one time flats are a must.”
Tessa, Executive Assistant: “My plan is to be outside as much as possible, so I’m hitting the beach and hiking up Escondido Canyon to the falls!”
Cherysse, Merchandiser: “I’m going to be stuffing my face with food truck grub and watching two awesome 80′s movies in Exposition Park! They’re playing Sixteen Candles and Valley Girl!”
Friday, July 27, 2012 California Dreaming: Working For The Weekend
Our favorite day of the week is finally here, and we’re ready to kick off the weekend with an artsy bash at MOCA, farmer’s market funtimes, and epic rooftop shopping in Venice. Happy Friday!
Jaclyn, Fashion Writer: “I’m going to an Olympics theme party where everyone picks a country and brings drinks to represent it. I’m torn between margaritas (Mexico) and sake bombs (Japan). Decisions, decisions…”
Kaitlyn, Senior PR Manager: “Salem, Io Echo and Health are playing tonight at MOCA. There’s also going to be artwork by Drew Barrymore projected inside a canopy, so needless to say, I’m stoked.”
Alex, Production Coordinator: “Every Saturday morning, I hit the Silverlake Farmer’s Market to pick up a coconut and crystals.”
Nick, Assistant Stylist: “The Big Lebowski is playing at Hollywood Forever Cemetery on Saturday, so I’ll be there with a picnic basket full of White Russians.”
Tessa, Executive Assistant: “I’m going to San Diego to get more tattoos from my friend! FACE TATTOOS!! Just kidding, I’m getting an evil eye on my wrist to ward off bad shit.”
Everybody & their mama: “We’re having a huge Friends + Friends sale on a beachfront rooftop in Venice with crazy deals, free booze, DJs and a hot tub. So yeah, it’s a no-brainer.”