Your Local Stop: West Hollywood’s Pygmy Hippo Shoppe


Around the corner from the bustling stores of The Grove, Pygmy Hippo sells the cutest assortment of gifts, from pins to patches to notebooks. Owner Emi opened this closet-sized store in 2010 and has been the go to for gifts since. She has throughout the years supported small companies and designers like Greenwich LetterpressBuried Diamond, and more.

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Visit Pygmy Hippo at: 306 N. Stanley Ave. 90036 or shop online here.

A Midweek Meditation On Zadie Smith’s Literary Brilliance, Michelle Obama’s Grace and Common’s Never-ending Creativity

This week, I’m leaning into love. Love for literature and one of its most brilliant minds. Love for our First Lady who feels like family instead of political royalty. Love for Common, a man whose trademark creative impulse shines on an unofficial remix of “Cranes in the Sky.”

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