After finding the ideal gift, be sure to check out my Valentine’s Day in LA blog post to plan the perfect date. Triple C Power Lips Bank, $30 Sugarfina XOXO 8PC Candy Bento Box, $65  Topshop ‘Love’ Necklace, $22 Slip Sleep Silk Eye Mask, $45  Burberry Cashmere Scarf, $650 Creative Express ‘Love’ Balloon  $7.50 Moon Juice ‘Sex Dust’, $30 L’Agent by Agent Provocateur – Bra, $60, and panties, $35  Four Letter WordRead More →

There’s no place like New York City, especially around the holidays. My boyfriend and I went for my Birthday (December 23rd), and Christmas Eve. There was so much to do and see, so we choose the top holiday spots, along with my some of my favorites. December 22, 2016 PARK CENTRAL HOTEL We stayed at the Park Central Hotel in a premier room located in Midtown. It was convenient becauseRead More →

Fifth Avenue Crystal Tic Tac Toe Shot Glass Set – Wayfair, $13.99. Meow Stemless Wine Glass Set – Urban Outfitters, $16. Sugarfina “But First, Cocktails” Bento Set – Sugarfina, $28. W&P The Pineapple Co. Trop Until You Drop Tumbler – Nasty Gal, $35. Pop the Bubbly Gold Foil Print – Amazon, $18. Tequila Mockingbird Cocktails with a Literary Twist – Amazon, $8.92. Organic Rosemary Lavender Bitters – Mouth, $28.25. Silverwood Sinclair Bar Cart – Amazon, $102.97. W&P The PineappleRead More →

Kate Spade New York 3-Piece Fa La La Gift Set – Bloomingdales, $35. Vietri Nature Glass Pineapple Dish – Bloomingdales, $40. Sparrow & Wren Emoji Mug (variety) – Bloomingdales, $8. Bottega Louie Savory Gift Box – Bottega Louie, $55. Mean Girls, “Is Butter A Carb” Popcorn Jellybeans – Dylan’s Candybar, $6. Dylan’s Candy Bar Dark Strawberry and Champagne Gold Collection Candy Bar –Dylan’s Candy Bar, $8.50. Henri Bendel Butter Me Up Apron – Henri Bendel, $48. TheRead More →

Holiday 2016 Gift Guide – Click on the pictures to shop the best gifts for friends, family, everyone in between and that special someone.   Don’t forget to check out All Things December for holiday ideas and things to do.     XoXo, Kristie @agirlinla / agirlinlosangeles@gmail.com  Read More →

    Growing up on the east coast and spending every Christmas there, I couldn’t imagine being in a warm climate for the holidays. I need a few perfect 25-degree days with lots of snow. (Then I hurry on back to Los Angeles, and hope the winter here (aka rain) is short.) I do spend the first part of December in LA, and I started celebrating as soon as finishedRead More →

I think it all started with my love for the movie Marie Antoinette. The scene where she’s eating all the desserts, made me want cake, éclairs and macaroons ASAP. I had heard of Bottega Louie, and one day I was walking out of the apartment I had just moved into, and saw it was a few blocks down the street and decided to walk in. OMG…I became obsessed! It takesRead More →