[Photo via] We know the idea of voluntarily venturing out into the rain is less than appealing for the Angeleno breed. Unfortunately, the forecast shows L.A. is in for a very wet next few days, but that doesn't mean you should let the weather rob you of your fun. There are plenty of places around town where you can take shelter from the storm and still make the most of your days and nights with their warm cocktails, comfy fireside seating and even a little saucy burlesque. Click through to check out a roundup of 10 cozy L.A. bars and lounges perfect for warming up and boozing away a rainy day.
Terry Richardson, Wolfgang Puck, Quincy Jones and more join Vanity Fair, Leon Max and Benedikt Taschen in celebrating Annie Leibovitz's book launch; Pharrell Williams, Eva Mendes, Jack Nicholson and Chanel Iman attend Violet Grey's dinner honoring Elizabeth Taylor; Moby rocks Global Green USA's pre-Oscar bash; Naomie Harris, Bella Thorne and Louise Roe celebrate Lupita Nyong'o's Oscar nomination with LoveGoldâ€”see how pre-Oscar festivities continued to sweep through L.A. Wednesday in this edition of Last Night's Parties.
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Chris Evans and West Coast Editor Krista Smith host Vanity Fair and FIAT's Young Hollywood celebration for guests Bella Thorne, Stacy Keibler, Zoe Kravitz, Kellan Lutz and many more; Kate Hudson, Olivia Munn, Emmy Rossum and more join host Naomi Watts at BVLGARI's Decades Of Glamour event; Michael B. Jordan and Forest Whitaker step out for Icon Mann's 2nd Annual Power 50 Pre-Oscar Dinnerâ€”get the scoop on L.A.'s Tuesday pre-Oscar event scene in this edition of Last Night's Parties.
Last night, a group of entertainment industry executives, musicians, actors and friends gathered at the West Hollywood home of Russell Simmons to help celebrate the release of his newest book, Success Through Stillness, a guide to meditation that will help lead a well-rounded and overall successful life.
[Photos via, via, via, via] The 86th Annual Academy Awards comes our way this Sunday and while we're breathing a sigh of relief that it marks the end of awards season, we can't help but look forward to the killer festivities leading up to the big night. From luxurious gifting suites, luncheons, dinners, and viewing parties to pre-parties and after parties, Hollywood is pulling out all the stops to make this Oscar Week the grandest of them all. So polish those shoes, get a mani/pedi, dry-clean that tux and call in every favor you have as we bring you the GofG L.A. 2014 Oscar Week Event Guide.
From red carpet movie premieres to interactive launch parties, it was a busy Monday night on L.A.'s event scene. As always, stars brought their personal style and flair to the table as they dressed up for their night on the town in miniskirts, leather pants, chunky jewelry and strappy sandals. Click through to see it all in our top five favorite party looks from last night in this Best Dressed Guests roundup.
Julianne Nicholson and Lisa Bonnet are among guests at Sundance Channel's very special premiere screening of "The Red Road" at the Bronson Caves in Griffith Park; Lupita Nyong'o, Julianne Moore, Liam Neeson and Michelle Dockery hit the red carpet at the premiere of Non-Stop; Kelly Osbourne, Erin Wasson, Shaun White and more step out for Oakley's interactive Disruptive by Design launchâ€”catch up on L.A.'s busy Monday with this installment of Last Night's Parties.
[Photo via @bonappetitmag, Facebook] Feeling that brisk chill in the air, Los Angeles? It's this thing called "winter" and it appears it's here to stay for a little while. We can't make it stop, but we can offer some ways to stick it out and suggest keeping warm with a jolt of caffeine in a hot cup of joe. Allow us to assist you with this list (it goes to 11!) of L.A.'s top destinations for expertly crafted cappuccinos, macchiatos, espressos and more you can't get at Coffee Bean. MoreÂ»
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Sean MacPherson took some time out to chat with us about his new restaurant, so click through to find out why we\'re calling Margaux your new go-to in NYC.