• Jan17 2013

    Echo Garden

    A lush botanical wonder in our collective urban sprawl, the Echo Garden at 1901 Echo Park Avenue, is a family-run business that will quietly delight and entertain.  Get lost in their collection of succulents, herbs, vegetables, rare flowers, and fruit trees.  Their Yelp reviews are absolutely glowing!

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  • Oct06 2012

    959 West Kensington Road – Angeleno Heights

    The kitchen inside this Angeleno Heights California bungalow is just right — a marriage of masculine and feminine, old and new, light and dark.  Cottage-style white beadboard paneling mixes just right with chic marble, while polished chrome pull bins add modernity to the kitchen drawers.  My favorite design element: a distressed buffet table on top […]

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  • Aug28 2012

    2412 Echo Park Avenue

    The Elysian Heights Craftsman-turn-Modernist study at 2412 Echo Park Avenue sold for approximately $846k in August 2012.  Not surprisingly, the kitchen had its own gravitas — a Thermador range, Liebherr fridge, Dornbracht fixtures, and Statuary marble (Carrara’s less veiny sibling) — graced the space.  The home, along with a glass-paneled artist studio, is below street-level […]

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  • Jul24 2012

    The Great Echo Park CleanUp

    The grassroots community event “The Great Echo Park CleanUp” was conjured up on Twitter.  Organized by yours truly and Josh Post of CD13, it seeks to clean the streets of Echo Park — one piece of litter at a time.  July 2012 was the 1st event.  An upcoming event in Echo Park’s Hi-Fi district is […]

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  • Jun26 2012

    Virgin Mary

    Vignettes of the Virgin Mary can be seen throughout Echo Park.  Above: Lot 663 on Logan and Sunset.

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