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.

By Maxine Tatlonghari - December 2, 2019 - 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. West…

By Maxine Tatlonghari - September 20, 2019 - Food & Drink

14 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…

By Maxine Tatlonghari - September 10, 2019 - Arts & Culture

10 Most Instagrammable Spots in West Hollywood

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

By Maxine Tatlonghari - July 24, 2019 - Food & Drink

8 Casual Dining Spots That Offer Killer Breakfast

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

By Maxine Tatlonghari - March 11, 2019 - 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…

By Maxine Tatlonghari - January 10, 2019 - 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.

By Maxine Tatlonghari - January 2, 2019 - Wellness

5 Things You Need to do for Awards Season 2019

Spring. Summer. Fall. Winter. And if you are in West Hollywood, there is Awards Season. This year, the celebration of Hollywood’s best kicks off with The Golden Globes on January 6, often seen as the predictor…

By Maxine Tatlonghari - December 20, 2018 - Food & Drink

Welcome to the Neighborhood: January Roundup

As we wrap up another year here in the creative city, we’re excited that these new businesses have decided to set up shop here in West Hollywood.  From Paris to New York, and sister cities right…

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…

By Maxine Tatlonghari - September 12, 2018 - Arts & Culture

Artist Spotlight: Katie Brightside

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

By Maxine Tatlonghari - July 9, 2018 - 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…

By Maxine Tatlonghari - June 22, 2018 - Arts & Culture

Visit the West Hollywood Filming Locations of Reality TV Shows

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.

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