Botany & La Escuela
Luxe floral and home boutique Botany has signed a lease to open their second location at 40 Smith Alley in Pasadena. The charming space will be adjacent to the newly opened outpost of Mohawk General Store and a soon to open Anthropologie flagship. Similar to Botany’s original location in the Brentwood Country Mart, the Pasadena store will feature the full service florists chic, elegant, and intoxicatingly fragrant arrangements in addition to an assortment of rustic urban-luxe home decor and accessories.
La Escuela Taqueria
Runyon has secured famed Los Angeles restauranteur Steven Arroyo the second location for his West Hollywood hotspot, La Escuela Taqueria at One Colorado. La Escuela’s menu will include filling tacos with cuts of responsibly-raised duck, crispy branzino, pork, poblano peppers, and shrimp. The tacos will be served alongside market-sourced and house-made pickled nopales, habanero cole slaw, pumpkin seed gremolata along with house made agua frescas and the lightest, most delicious churros you have ever tasted. La Escuela Pasadena opens this winter.
Mohawk General Store
Mohawk General Store, the famed Silver Lake lifestyle emporium has opened its second boutique at 24 Smith Alley at One Colorado. Recently profiled in The New York Times, Mohawk General Store Pasadena will be carrying luxe labels such as Isabel Marant, A.P.C, Comme de Garcon, and Dries van Noten.