Make yourself comfortable.
James Icon Jweats
What: Keeping its attention to style, detail, and fit, James Jeans’s new offshoot trades in dry-aged denim for snazzy heather gray sweatpants ($163) so flattering that relegating them to couch duty would be a waste.
Why: Nobody does a fancy sweat like L.A. Nobody.
When: At your leisure.
Where: Online at jamesjeans.us.
What: After warming up two weeks ago with its first exhibition, the new gallery of affordable art is now open to the public with photos, collages, and paintings priced $200-$2,000.
Why: The staff will hook you up with an artist for a custom mural or one-of-a-kind commission.
When: Wed.-Sat., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: 7354 Beverly Blvd., b/t Fuller & Martel Aves., Mid-City West (323-936-7020).
The New TenOverSix
What: Every fashion/art/design lover’s favorite accessories-obsessed boutique has a new home with more room for the everyday-chic shoes, bags, and occasional items from Alexander Wang, Vena Cava, Rachel Comey, and friends.
Why: Loads of new fall pieces and a monthlong Jesse Kamm pop-up shop-in-shop with her new silk frocks.
When: Opens Fri. Tues.-Sat., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun., noon-2 p.m.
Where: 8425 Melrose Ave., b/t La Cienega Blvd. & Melrose Pl., West Hollywood (323-330-9355).
Thursday Night Turbo Treatments
What: Chic Piele Skin Boutique launches weekly evening hours, offering everything you need to beautify for the weekend, including mini mani/pedis, waxing, fast false eyelashes, and speedy skin fixes like mini microdermabrasion.
Why: Start the festivities early with complimentary mojitos and macarons.
When: Thurs., 6-10 p.m.
Where: 9721 Little Santa Monica Blvd., b/t N. Linden & Roxbury Drs., Beverly Hills (310-717-8462).
What: Garlic and pepper chicken, spaghetti kee mao beef, sticky rice with fresh mango, and more farmers market-sourced Thai cooking from chef Pannuwat Soukjai (last seen at the Mandarin Oriental Bangkok).
Why: Contemplate your plate of sidewalk pad Thai under the peaceful gaze of the giant Buddha.
When: Mon.-Thurs., 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. & 5-10:30 p.m.; Fri., 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. & 5-11:30 p.m.; Sat., 5-11:30 p.m.; Sun., 5-10:30 p.m.
Where: 7910 W. Third St., b/t S. Fairfax & Edinburgh Aves., Mid-City West (323-592-3035).
Photo: Courtesy of James Jeans
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