After I went to the oc mart MIX sneak peak shopping event, I noticed that a local charity group, Saints of SoCal, was a big supporter of one of the more altruistic-minded jewelry vendors, 31 Bits. 31 Bits Designs (www.31bits.com) is a socially-minded business designed to give internally displaced women in Northern Uganda an opportunity [...]
With all the focus on global warming and movements to be kinder to our environment, plus the rise in organic food consumption, it was only a matter of time before organic home furnishings would become part of our vernacular. Although still not quite so mainstream, there are a few organic home furnishing stores that have [...]
Yum! It’s the ice cream man! Longboards Vintage Ice Cream!
One of my favorite vendors from last week’s opening of the oc mart MIX was Longboard’s Vintage Ice Cream (www.longboardsicecream.com). Although they’re not a permanent fixture of the MIX, they were there to help kick off the festivities for the sneak peak shopping event and get the good vibe going! With plenty of flavors of [...]
Get ready for the oc mart MIX! Beautiful one-of-a-kind items from shops such as Macalistaire at 1850, Mixed Greens and Ornate Home. Gorgeous Greer Wylder and Greer’s OC (top photo) sponsored the sneak preview event.
Invited by Macalistaire at 1850 (the eclectically beautiful vintage boutique I blogged about in early November for the grand opening of their second boutique at their new satellite space, I attended the new oc mart MIX "Sneak Peek Shopping Event" yesterday. The oc mart MIX (www.theocmartmix.com) is a new retail destination featuring a vibrant gathering of vendors [...]