Category Archives: Shopping & Sales

Booze 911: Testing Out the New Drizly Liquor Delivery App

Drizly liquor delivery app by Caroline on Crack

As a promo for the L.A. launch of liquor delivery app Drizly, I was invited to order up some booze through the app. Funny considering I had JUST written a Los Angeles Magazine blog post about such liquor delivery apps that are now becoming available in the city. A lot of the apps are still…

LA Weekend Events November 9 to 11: Wine Riot, Ludo & Asimov, Designer Sample Sales

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The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Get More: Daily Show Full Episodes,Political Humor & Satire Blog,The Daily Show on Facebook This edition’s LA weekend events roundup is for all you budget fashionistas and winos out there. Friday, November 9 Splendid/Ella Moss Bi-Annual Sample Sale Shop for cute frocks and everyday staples from LA-based brands Splendid…

LA Weekend Events September 14 to 16: Sassafras Opens, Scotch for Sale, Baja Chef Series

Julian Cox at Rivera by Caroline on Crack

If you like to drink, check out these LA Weekend events. Friday, September 14 Sassafras Bar Opens Gawd, I love the name of this place. The Interwebs have been abuzz about this new Southern-inspired bar from the 1933 Group (Thirsty Crow, Oldfield’s). Barrel-aged cocktails, make-your-own-buck cocktail menu, housemade sasaparillas and live music. Yup, it’s the…

This Weekend: Dirty Dance-a-Long, Fred Segal Sale, Firestone Walker Beer Belly Takeover

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Squee! It’s already the first weekend of the summer! How are you going to spend it? Friday, June 22 Fred Segal Santa Monica Sale From now through July 3, Fred Segal Santa Monica will host its first ever summer sale where selected fashions, home furnishings, accessories and footwear from stores Fred Segal Eyes, Ron Robinson,…

This Weekend: Sake and Pirate Festivals, Sustainable Kitchen, Rebecca Minkoff Sample Sale

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It’s gonna be a gorgeous weekend! Oh happy Friday! Friday, May 18 Rebecca Minkoff Sample Sale Cute designer clothes, shoes, handbags and more for 30 to 70% off! Make sure to bring a friend so that you don’t go crazy with the credit card. It could get ugly. Friday-Saturday 11am-7pm, Sunday 12-6pm. Confederacy, 4661 Hollywood…

This Weekend: Ludobites Lottery, First SoCal Asian Night Market, Bourbon Tasting at Playa

Friday, April 13 Reservation Lottery for Chef Ludo’s Best of Ludobites: Foie Gras Night If you’re a fan of Chef Ludo’s this is the Ludobites you won’t want to miss. The French chef will be returning to Gram & Papa’s for one night only to serve up five courses of foie gras dishes. Priced at…

This Weekend: Beer & Tequila Pairing, Maker's Mark Mixer, Pour Vous Opens

Dude, lots of boozy events this weekend. Enjoy and be safe! Thursday, April 5 New Belgium Tap (+ 1 Can) Takeover at The Surly Goat Enjoy a tap lineup from one of the fastest growing craft breweries in the country, New Belgium. A brewery rep will be on hand to answer any questions on the…

This Weekend: Umamicatessen Opens, Food Truck Art, Ray's and Stark Bar 1st Year Shindig

Friday, March 2 PaleyFest: American Horror Story Panel The scariest TV show I’ve ever seen, right up there with The Walking Dead, American Horror Story, kicks off PaleyFest 2012.Tickets for this panel featuring its stars Dylan “Ben Harmon” McDermott (swoon!) and Alexandra Breckenridge (that red-headed maid) as well as show creator Ryan Murphy, to name…

This Weekend: Sexy Sales, Golden Road Beer Can Launch Party, Fig's Barrel-Aged Cocktails

Friday, January 20 Agent Provocateur Semi Annual Sale Hey, ladies, looking for something uber sexy to throw on…and then off this Valentine’s Day? Sexxy lingerie store Agent Provocateur is having its semi annual sale now through Sunday. Score lingerie (pronounced ling-eree), panties, bras and other underthings for 30-75% off. Thru January 22. Agent Provocateur, 7961…

This Weekend: Pliny the Younger Raffle, Pegu Club Vet at 1886, Space 15 Twenty Sample Sale & Free Cocktails

Thursday, January 12 Bushmills Irish Whiskey Tasting at Neat Dance a jig into your weekend with an Irish whiskey tasting followed by live Irish music. Whiskey Master Ed Adams will guide a tasting of the entire Bushmills line at Neat in Glendale. Afterward at 8:30p, the Irish band hits the stage.  RSVP to info@theneatbar.com for…