Produced by Niki Dankner
Photography by Nicole LaMotte
Hair and Makeup by Ericka Verrett
Text by Kerstin Czarra
"You hear a phrase in Ojai, CA, when locals describe the stunning sunset glow that comes each evening: It’s called “a pink moment.” Ojai itself is having a moment. More and more stylish, creative Angelenos (Los Angeles is a 90-minute drive away) are settling in this relaxed, beautiful small town, nestled in a valley surrounded by the Topatopa Mountains.
Stylist and Vogue contributing editor Lawren Howell recently made the move with her young family. While it may seem a surprising choice for this fashion insider who has spent most of her time in swirling big cities, she says Ojai is the perfect mix of serene and stimulating. 'There’s such a cultural savviness here,' Lawren explains. 'Ojai draws interesting, creative people from all over. The vibe here is not vastly different from the cities I’ve lived in.'"
Read the full story here: https://www.onekingslane.com/live-love-home/ojai-travel-guide/