Paint the Town

From scarlet to vermillion, we’re mad about the color red.

Classic Maestro by Bonnet Series,
$50,000 to $290,000; on display at Snyder Diamond in Santa Monica

Tocci leather weekender bag with solid nickel and brass hardware, $890 at Calleen Cordero
in Studio City

24k gold gilded lace wrap bracelet, $320 at No Roses Jewelry in Sherman Oaks

Once Upon an Alphabet: Short Stories for
All the Letters, $16

Alice & Olivia “Kira” Top,
$245 Neiman Marcus Topanga

Did You Know?

Before Louboutin
The red heels of the shoes of King Louis XIV of France were discreet symbols of his royal status.

That’s Bull
Bulls cannot see the red color of the cape of a bullfighter … they are agitated by its movement.

Ginger Spotting
Red hair occurs naturally on approximately 1% to 2% of the human population.

Pucker Up
Red lipstick has been worn by women since ancient times, including Cleopatra and Queen Elizabeth I.

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Southern Seafood Boil at Boneyard Bistro

Boneyard Bistro in Sherman Oaks has brought back their Southern Seafood Boil on the last Wednesday of the month — next up is February 26. The construction of the boil is the customer’s choice – and the platter can be any size desired. Seafood choices include: gulf shrimp, white shrimp, king crab, snow crab, Dungeness […]