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LA side trips

Posted by on 1/21/14 at 05:31pm

Last year, I escaped to Venice Beach, California for a prenatal workshop with my favorite yoga teacher. My sojourn by the sea consisted of morning yoga classes and afternoons walks by the sea with a few further away excursions. One highlight was a visit to dosa 818. dosa is a clothing, accessories + housewares line designed by Christina Kim. I’ve admired Christina’s designs for a while now and make a point of stopping by Tienda M whenever I am in Marfa. The (appointment only) studio in LA takes up the entire 7th floor of the Wurlitzer Building, a beautiful old building at 850 South Broadway…

It’s a light-filled, wide open space with low tables presenting dosa ware and all sorts of other inspiring objects.

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Christina loves to use papel picado to create ceilings or ‘clouds’ of texture and is known for her use of recycled fiber and traditional techniques from artisans around the world…

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Check out the dosa website to learn more about the interesting exhibits and projects Christina has been involved with!

  • Corey Leamon

    Looks like a very cool place!