Keeping up with the trends is no easy feat in an industry that’s always on the move. That’s why this month, we put the spotlight on in-the-know fashion retail and luxury brand consultant, Ramya Giangola. Named one of New York’s most fashionable women time and time again, Ramya has made a name for herself scouting and guiding “it" developments across design, travel, food and, of course, fashion. We catch up with the stylish working mom in her new Hollywood Hills home and get the scoop on all that’s new and noteworthy for fall…
On a typical Sunday…
We can most likely find you?
At the farmers market with my family and then back home for a great brunch with all of our market finds.
Favorite place for an adventure?
We love exploring the museums and galleries of Los Angeles. Our new favorite is Hauser Wirth & Schimmel in the Arts District.
We’ll never catch you wearing?
Heels on a Sunday!
Netflix or a good book?
Both! Love lounging in the afternoon with a good book, and in the evening, cueing up Netflix after dinner!
You end the week with?
Dinner with my family.
When scouring for trends…
Favorite Instagram account?
So hard to choose!! @galeriepatrickseguin, @studioshamshiri, @communedesign, @tmagazine to name a few…
Blogs or Magazines?
If you had to choose one fashion muse?
City you’re always inspired by?
Last thing you Googled?
Where to stay in Ojai.
On your radar this season…
Favorite thing about Fall?
It's our first fall in Los Angeles and I'm looking forward to experiencing how different it is than in NYC!
Trend you can’t get enough of?
Doug Aitken at MOCA.
Next travel destination on your list?
Cartagena for Christmas.
Restaurant/recipe you’ve been meaning to try?
Dan Tana's in LA.
On life since moving from NY to LA…
Westside or Eastside?
We are on the Eastside but I do love the beaches of the Westside too!
Your home décor is best described as?
Favorite LA-spot you’ve recently discovered?
Night + Market Song in Silver Lake.
Your secret to finding the perfect work-life balance?
Just doing my best and trying to send out as much love as possible!
Any exciting projects in-store for 2017?
Excited to be in LA expanding our business here. Discovering new brands, influencers, creatives, artists, chefs etc. and figuring out new exciting ways to work with them!
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A typical Sunday morning with Ramya will find her: “At the farmers market with my family and then back home for a great brunch with all of our market finds.” Ramya wearing the Nakendra SweaterPhotography By Alex La Cruz
Newfound weekend adventures with family: “We love exploring the museums and galleries of Los Angeles. Our new favorite is Hauser Wirth & Schimmel in the Arts District.” Ramya in the Viviam SweaterPhotography By Alex La Cruz
Exciting new projects on the horizon for Ramya’s consulting business, Gogoluxe: “I’m excited to be in LA expanding our business here. Discovering new brands, influencers, creatives, artists, chefs etc and figuring out new exciting ways to work with them!” Ramya in the Maralina Sweatpants and the Adiel Velvet SlidesPhotography By Alex La Cruz