This tale is component of Graphic concern 7, “Survival,” a collective vision for the L.A. of our dreams. See the whole bundle below.

Coveted column for issue 07, Image magazine. Collage is by Drew Milling for The Times.

(DruCollage/For The Situations)

Saint Laurent

A Saint Laurent Teddy jacket.

This silk and viscose Teddy jacket has more than enough oomph to make you stand out from the group this holiday year. The zip jacket from the French manufacturer has a silk lining and tricolor bands of black, purple and white. (Santa-authorised professional idea: Wear it beneath a major winter season coat for some included pop.) $2,690.

Stella McCartney

Stella McCartney

Sustainability doesn’t have to signify drab or tedious. These retro navy Duck Town Glitter ankle boots from the British designer contain, as the merchandise description states, “a solvent-cost-free, biodegradable sole” and a chunky block heel and zipper entrance. Indeed, stroll on (in type), we say! Wander on. $1,095.

Louis Vuitton

Louis Vuitton's Les Extraits Collection.

Frank Gehry’s footprint is almost everywhere. The L.A. architect at the rear of Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris and L.A.’s Walt Disney Live performance Hall has teamed with Louis Vuitton’s master perfumer, Jacques Cavallier Belletrud, on a sequence of pleasant women’s fragrances identified as Les Extraits Assortment. The bottles for the vibrant scents — Cosmic Cloud, Dancing Blossom, Stellar Situations, Symphony and Rhapsody — have sculptural metal tops in Gehry fashion, of program. From $530.


An Everlane denim shirt.

Here’s a twist on a standard men’s denim shirt that looks good dressed up for a WFH Zoom sesh or dressed down for a weekend brunch with buddies in downtown L.A. The slender-fitting Denim Popover Shirt from the San Francisco-based mostly model comes in dim or retro indigo and characteristics a front pocket. $88.

Clare V. X Grace Lee

A Clare V. X Grace Lee bag.

Leave the clutch at household and undertaking into the West Hollywood scene with this elegant bracelet bag from the Echo Park-dependent vogue designer and the Venice-primarily based jewellery designer. This Nappa leather bag, which is obtainable in black and creme, has a drawstring pouch and a brass ring. $299.


A black Gucci striped sneaker.

You may be all “Father, son and House of Gucci” soon after observing the movie centered on the vogue household. (We are far too.) These black New Ace Clean Net Stripe leather-based kicks element the brand’s typical environmentally friendly and pink stripe as well as a snake-pores and skin-embossed heel with the Gucci emblem. The aspects on the soles on your own are value each and every penny. (Also arrives in white with crimson and blue stripes.) $690.

Leret Leret

The Leret Leret No. 23 sweater.

You are undoubtedly likely locations in 2022. (Believe that it! Allow it be your mantra.) Though you are at it, make these dreams identified visually with this dazzling yellow Leret Leret sweater showcasing scenic mountains, a stream and a meadow. This No. 23 crewneck sweater, section of the brand’s Assortment 3, is built from a medium-excess weight, ethically sourced Mongolian cashmere. $475.