THE GROVE: LA's biggest Christmas tree has already been installed, many days prior to Halloween, at The Grove. The white fir arrived earlier this week and a lighting ceremony is planned for November 11.
FAIRFAX: The Melrose Trading Post is ceding to customer demand and an increase in 2012 foot traffic with a bigger food court. The expanded dining area will feature a space where shoppers can picnic, plus more tables and benches, additional food and drink vendors, and a new music stage. It will debut November 4.
MELROSE AVE.: New store Foundry opened up shop this week on Melrose Avenue with a party hosted by British style icon Alexa Chung. The 24 year old owner, Aedan Macdonald, has stocked the space with hard-to-find, emerging labels like R/H, Antipodium, Timo Weiland, Collina Strada, and Munsoo.
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