Vans shoes define L.A. fashion. Here are 10 notable styles

EMMA ISABELLA

When Vans cofounder Paul Van Doren died last week at age 90, one particular shoe — a slip-on sneaker with a waffle-bottom sole and a black-and-white-checkerboard canvas upper — took centerstage. This is understandable; it’s the shoe that almost singlehandedly — make that singlefootedly — set the company on its […]

Paul Van Doren, cofounder of Vans shoes, dies at 90

EMMA ISABELLA

Paul Van Doren, cofounder of Vans, a shoe brand that grew to become a multi-billion-dollar motion-sports empire thanks to the SoCal skate local community and a emphasis on custom made kicks, died Thursday at 90. His death, confirmed Friday by Costa Mesa, Calif.-based Vans, comes just nine days immediately after […]

Where to buy 2021 Mother’s Day flowers in L.A.

EMMA ISABELLA

If you’re reading this, you might be a little … stressed. I know that you absolutely did not forget that Mother’s Day is this Sunday. You totally meant to order a spectacular bouquet of carnations, maybe some lilies or even roses to let the mothers in your life know you’ve […]