Author: Maxine Tatlonghari

Maxine Tatlonghari is the award-winning #femalefounder behind the Vanity Girl Hollywood brand. She is also a beauty boss lifestyle blogger and serves as the first Vice Chair of the West Hollywood Chamber of Commerce. She has been featured in Forbes and Huffington Post. She lives, works and plays in West Hollywood.

Where to Spot Celebrities in West Hollywood Image
By Maxine Tatlonghari - December 29, 2022 - Arts & Culture

Where to Spot Celebrities in West Hollywood

Celebrities flock to West Hollywood to eat, shop, play, party and take meetings at all sorts of local businesses. You’ve seen these places on reality TV, and now your friends can see them on your Instagram.

9 Most Instagrammable Spots in West Hollywood Image
By Maxine Tatlonghari - December 29, 2022 - Arts & Culture

9 Most Instagrammable Spots in West Hollywood

West Hollywood is arguably one of the most Instagrammable cities in the world.

10 Casual Dining Spots with Killer Breakfast Image
By Maxine Tatlonghari - December 21, 2022 - Food & Drink

10 Casual Dining Spots with Killer Breakfast

Breakfast is the perfect time to throw on your favorite casually chic outfit, grab your sunnies, and eat something delicious.

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By Maxine Tatlonghari - December 21, 2022 - Wellness

5 Things You Need to Do for Awards Season 2023

Spring. Summer. Fall. Winter. And if you are in West Hollywood, there is Awards Season. And while there has been a bit of shakeup around our signature awards ceremonies, some things remain constant here in The…

These 6 Concept Stores Offer Next-Level Shopping Image
By Maxine Tatlonghari - November 20, 2022 - Shopping

These 6 Concept Stores Offer Next-Level Shopping

The pop-up store has evolved into a full-blown concept store. These locations are where creative minds take a brand promise to the next level and offer shoppers more experiential elements, high-end services and social-sharing moments. These…

13 Great Hotel Restaurants and Bars in West Hollywood Image
By Maxine Tatlonghari - February 11, 2022 - Food & Drink

13 Great Hotel Restaurants and Bars in West Hollywood

West Hollywood might be just two square miles in size, but it sits right in the heart of Los Angeles, one of the leading culinary centers of the world. Whether you are coming to visit from…

West Hollywood Restaurant Conservatory is a Design Gem Image
By Maxine Tatlonghari - January 31, 2022 - Food & Drink

West Hollywood Restaurant Conservatory is a Design Gem

Blending fresh design, high-quality food, and an eye for detail, West Hollywood’s Conservatory stands out.

Artist Spotlight: Katie Brightside Image
By Maxine Tatlonghari - March 12, 2020 - Arts & Culture

Artist Spotlight: Katie Brightside

Meet British artist Katie Brightside, who talks about her work and shares her perfect West Hollywood day.

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By Maxine Tatlonghari - March 11, 2020 - Nightlife

Spotlight: Justin Campbell of h.wood Group

They say that that cooking is both science and art, and that certainly extends to mixology.  When I mentioned that term to Justin Campbell, Bar Director of the trendsetting h.wood Group, he reacted a bit as…

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By Maxine Tatlonghari - March 9, 2020 - Arts & Culture

Artist Spotlight: Marisabel Bazan

It was one of those rare cool, overcast mornings here in West Hollywood when I walked over to one of my favorite spots, Joe & the Juice, to meet with the self-taught Panamanian artist behind the…

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By Maxine Tatlonghari - September 23, 2018 - Wellness

Emmys-Inspired Looks for a Fun Night Out

The challenge for your West Hollywood night out vibe is to look as hot and fashionable as possible but still … a little effortless. This is no easy feat. So I looked to the Emmys and…

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