Tag Archive: Artisanal LA

My Favorite Finds at Artisanal LA Spring 2014

Spoon Me Sweetly's Unicorn Poop at Artisanal LA by Caroline on Crack

Artisanal LA has long been my favorite event for one-stop shopping and discovering new favorite, local artisans. And even though Artisanal LA Spring 2014 was smaller than in the previous year and I couldn’t find my past favorites from that fall 2013 show, like Donut Snob and Phoney Baloney’s vegan bacon, I still managed to wade…

My Favorite Finds at Artisanal LA Fall 2013

Donut Snob by Caroline on Crack

I went to the Artisanal LA Fall 2013 show yesterday just to browse and support my friend Natalie Bovis aka Liquid Muse who was doing a booksigning there. And yet by the time Sunday’s show ended, I found myself walking home laden with shopping bags. So many great vendors this year, I couldn’t control myself….

This Weekend: Open Bar Hot Santa, Eat My Blog Pasadena, Back-to-Back Hollywood Beering

Friday, December 9 Open Bar Holiday Party at Vanity Room Drink up while shopping the gorgeous fashions at this Mar Vista boutique which will be showcasing new wares from jewelry designers like Stacy Sterling and Tanaya Henry. There will even be a “fabulously fit and sexy Santa” to take a picture with as well as…

Artisanal LA Spring Show 2011: Liquor Cakes, Peep Pies, Cracker Brittle

This weekend is Artisanal LA Spring Show 2011 and thanks to an invite to the sneak preview last night I was able to run around from vendor to vendor without having to muscle my way through crowds or fight for samples. It was glorious. The event is spread out in a space at Santa Monica…

This Weekend: Free Grand Prix Tickets, Artisanal LA SaMo, Hog Feast

Yay! The weekend is here! (Happy dance.) That is all. Friday, April 15 Free Friday Tickets for Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach This weekend, Long Beach will smell of burning rubber while the joyous sounds of tires screeching and engines revving fill the air. Whether you’re there to see a bunch of C-list celebrities…

A Few of My Favorite Things From Unique LA & Artisanal LA

This weekend was a double whammy of shopping events with Artisanal LA and Unique LA and even though I was supposed to be shopping for others there, I couldn’t help but covet a bunch of stuff for myself. Here are just a few of my favorite discoveries. And even though you may have missed the…

This Weekend: Ludo vs. Greeny Food Fight, 2-for-1 Pop-Up Stores, Chocoholic Buffet

Pig out, get sloshed and shop shop shop. December is when we indulge in all our vices to the nth degree. And I’ve got some to-dos that will help you do just that. By the way, I won’t be doing Carson Daly’s “AMP Mornings” show for the entire month of December. Apparently they’re going to…

Artisanal LA: The Best $10 You'll Ever Spend

***CONTEST CLOSED*** Nowadays, a ten-spot doesn’t really get you much. Barely pays for a cocktail let alone for parking off Hollywood Boulevard. But at next weekend’s Artisanal LA‘s inaugural fall show — a community shopping, tasting extravaganza — $10 will get you ALL of the following (via Artisanal LA’s Facebook event page): Hosted beverages like…