Friday, September 26, 2014

4th Annual We Heart Eagle Rock Block Party is coming soon!

We've grown and have moved over to

Join us there to get updates and we get ready for our 4th Annual Eagle Rock Block Party 

SAVE THE DATE: Sat, Nov. 29th (11am-6pm)

See you in Eagle Rock / Los Angeles, CA

Thursday, November 21, 2013

3rd Annual We Heart Eagle Rock on Small Business Saturday DETAILS!


Hello Eagle Rockers!

The below are some of the featured activities + promotions happening Sat, Nov. 30th for our
3rd Annual We Heart Eagle Rock Block Party on Small Business Saturday

On this day look out for orange & white balloons outside participating businesses … AND, don't forget to put on your best happy face :) Event photographers, Luis Jaime and Emma Goo, will be roaming around taking photos!

We know you have a choice on where to spend your time and money this holiday season and we all appreciate you keeping it local by supporting small shops!

Happy Holidays!
Leanna + Traci

PS: Don't forget to grab a coffee and a bite or two at your local eateries too!


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1 - Owl Talk 
2-5pm: Stop by for some "Vintage Holiday Style 101" with retro fashion & jewelry displayed. Also get free holiday style tips & tricks.
Refreshments will be served.

2 - The Green Bean 
40% off all new See Kai Run shoes + 10% off all resale apparel (excluding winter gear & wear)

Visit the Family Zone in the Green Bean Back Patio (12-5:30pm)
12pm: The Hollow Trees concert (12pm)
1pm: FREE Big Mama's & Papa's Pizzeria pizza
1-4pm: LA Racecars
2pm: Audubon Center brings Fluffy the Snake
3pm: The Baila Baila Band
4pm: FREE Brownstone Pizza
Raffle Prizes + Face Painter all day!

Check out the various family activities curated by Traci Green in the back patio (12-5:30pm), including her band's, 
The Hollow Treeperformance at 12pm!

5 - Kumquat
20% off entire Kumquat line, exclusively designed and made in LA for the shop! (Sizes: Newborn - 10)
20-50% off  Misha Lulu and Decaf Plush collections.
FREE gift wrap. FREE yummy treats. With purchase, you will be entered into drawing for a $50 gift certificate!

Silhouette Artist (10am-4pm)! *appointment only*
Third generation silhouette artist, Karl Johnson, will be creating hand cut silhouette portraits. All ages welcome. You can also bring in a profile photo if your loved one or pet can't come in person. RSVP here for a FREE silhouette sitting. Originals ($25), duplicates ($15) and framing ($18).

6 - MediaNoche
15% off entire purchase + 20% off featured collections by Chocolate Blu Shoes & Bobo House. 

Trunk show by Atwater jewelry designer Erica Clum. Her nature-inspired pieces include bronze & silver cast Eagle and Owl Claw necklaces and earrings cast from rattlesnake rattles and coyote teeth. All Erica Clum pieces will be 20% off.

9 - Leanna Lin's Wonderland 
Get 20% off your entire purchase (excluding art shows & pop-ups) Stock up on cute holiday gifts and stocking stuffers! 

Artsy POP-UPS by Genevieve Santos, Quiet Tiger + Supahcute. For more information, CLICK here.

10 - Letters From LA 
10% off your entire purchase + enter to win a $50 gift certificate to the shop! 
Pick up your raffle ticket from 11am-6pm. 2 winners will be announced at 6pm (don't need to be present to win).

Trunk show by local Highland Park designer, DAYDREAMER. Check out their ultra soft, hip tees, along with the launch of the Letters From LA x DAYDREAMER tee! 

11 - Eagle Rock Home Brewing Supply
5% off all supplies and ingredients. Get "crafty" and DIY your own beer this holiday season! Makes perfect host/hostess gifts too. 

12 - READ Books 
10% off all books & magazines all day

Live Music in their side courtyard (1-4pm)!
1pm: Salsa Dawgs - spicy rock
2pm: Dino Bones - roots reggae
3pm: King Llama - furry animal rock
For more information, CLICK here.

14 - Cuculapraline-Frenchic 
20% off (excludes art by Louise Marler & Yael Bolender) + DIY paper mache vase demonstration. 
Kids & adults will enjoy learning how to decorate a vase in this paper mache technique! Perfect for those holiday flowers.

Live music (6:30-8pm)!
Enjoy the sounds of local violinist, David Strother 

15 - The Geek Chic Vintage Boutique
FREE vintage postcards for visiting (while supplies last), FREE gift wrapping w/purchase of $10 or more, 
FREE gift w/purchase of $20 or more + FREE drawing of you as your favorite animal by local artist Pie-Eyes w/purchase of $40 or more!


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A - Core Club LA
Complimentary Yoga (3pm + 5pm)!
Put down your shopping bags & take a stretch in between the festivities with Shop 'N' Stretch classes. All ages. Beginners welcome! 

Yelp after party (8-10pm)!
Yelp LA will be hosting a fun FREE after party! 
Give your wallets a rest and join us for some complimentary munchies, adult bevies, music, crafts and more! 

Jammin': DJ Laminlove from Sound Space Lab (a boutique music licensing agency) + DJ Orbit
Bevvies: Cayman Jack + Mike's Hard Lemonade
21+ only

Yelp Craft Station: Complimentary gift wrapping and make your own Yelpy ornaments!

{ for more information, CLICK here }

B - OLD55
10% off entire purchase

C - Cutlab
FREE Aveda gift for any service or product purchased (9am-8pm) + new clients get 20% off first visit services everyday!

Complimentary Aveda beauty treatments (6-8pm)!
Relax & enjoy complimentary flat iron curls, hand massages & mini facials *space is limited*

D - Milkfarm
We can't wait for this artisan cheese shop to open in early 2014! Stop by the location in works and try a taste 
of FREE Cheese and Crackers + enter for a chance to win a Milkfarm Cheese Basket! (12-5pm)

F - Purple Twig
Drop your kids off while you shop!
Your kids will have a blast exploring with arts & crafts at Purple Twig! They may even make a gift or two!  ($15 for up to 2 hours). 
Regular open studio is $10.

G - Native Boutique
FREE gift with purchase of $100 or more.

H - Rock Dog and Cat
15% off entire purchase (excludes bags of food). Grab treats, toys, accessories, clothes, a bed or something to spoil your furry friend!

I - Organix
10% off entire purchase (with mention of small business day)
FREE deli item of your choosing with purchase of $40 or more
Buy 1 full priced entree and get a slider of your choosing for FREE

10% off entire purchase + enter to win a $25 gift certificate to the shop (2 will be raffled off)!
Get a free raffle ticket for any purchase (excludes Seedbombs from vending machine). 

Thursday, October 10, 2013


SAVE THE DATE: SAT. NOV. 30th, 2013 / 12-8pm

WE HEART EAGLE ROCK BLOCK is a group of small retail businesses on 
Eagle Rock Blvd. & Colorado Blvd. in Eagle Rock, CA (Northeast LA or NELA).
* yes, we've expanded this year *

Once a year we all come together to get the SHOP SMALL word out
during the busiest shopping weekend of the year!

Visit several cool shops on  SATURDAY, NOV. 30th (12-8pm) 
as each shop is hosting their own festivities and/or promotions on this day!
More details + map coming soon ...

Keep the Shop Small Movements strong all year long and support small business 
and your local economy by shopping with us!

#shopEagleRock #shopSmall #smallBusinessSaturday 

Photo taken in front of OLD 55 on Colorado Blvd.

Sunday, November 25, 2012

Did you Shop Small?

We hope you enjoyed our 2nd Annual We Heart Eagle Rock Blvd. Block Party!

The sun was shining (at 80 degrees in LA) and we saw so many happy faces yesterday.
We hope you and your families had a great time, also finding lots of unique holiday gifts.

All of us small businesses really appreciate you!

Please continue to shop small throughout the holiday season and spread the word.

If you have any photos to post on Instagram, please #shopEagleRock so we can check it out.

Our event got featured:

89.9 KPCC
Eagle Rock Patch pre-event + after event
Boulevard Sentinal Dec. 2012 issue

Thanks again for a successful Year 2!
Leanna & Traci

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Fun Festivities on Eagle Rock Blvd. for Small Business Saturday!

Pick up flyers/maps at all participating small shops + see a bigger version in previous blog

All of us on Eagle Rock Blvd. are preparing for our 2nd Annual Eagle Rock Blvd. Block Party on Small Business Saturday! We want to wish you a Happy Thanksgiving with loved ones ... eat delicious food and give thanks! And looking forward to seeing your satisfied tummies and smiling faces this Saturday, Nov. 24th (12-9pm) as we celebrate the beginning of the holiday season with you! 


20% off products with any service + enter for a chance to win a free haircut on your next visit! 
PS - did you know that they also do kids Manicures & Pedicures too? 


10% off total purchase + Cactus pays your tax!
3:00pm - live artwork by Jose Castillo

15% off all Hand-Crafted items, including artists Louise Marler, Melissa Sullivan and Yael Z. Bolender. 
One-of-a-Kind gifts make holiday gifts extra special!


10-50% off all haircare products + complimentary wine for visiting!

Stop by this local brewing supply shop and/or walk across the street to the Wildwood lounge to taste some of their home made beer! Lounge is a from 6-9pm. Adults 21 and older only.

30% off all kumquat items (all weekend) + with each purchase, you'll be entered into a raffle to win a $50 gift certificate

lots of new stock from decaf plush + misha lulu (20-50% off)

Friday, Nov. 23rd - Silhouette artist Karl Johnson of Cut Arts will be hand cutting silhouettes all day. 
Please email for an appointment:

10% off total purchase + FREE jewelry giveaway with purchase!


10% off total purchase, including already 25-75% off Green Dot items (excludes art)
various cute FREE gifts with purchase!
Complimentary Drinks + JAM Vegan Bakery treats 

Local Handmade Designer Trunk Shows: Anew, decorative accessories for you and your home + Kawaii Kitsch, cute and happy fashion accessories!

For more details on the Happy Wonderland SALE + Trunk Shows, CLICK HERE!

10% off all clothing + bags

Designer Trunk Shows: Voce Keen, an Oakland based jewelry line, is bringing her latest collection and some pieces from spring 2013 + NCLA will be applying FREE nail wraps to customers. Call and Reserve your time and join the fun (323)340-1546

In celebration of the 2nd Annual Eagle Rock Blvd. Block Party, they are giving away 2 / $25 gift certificates and 2 / $50 gift certificates! Come by the store during these times slots to pick up your raffle tickets: 
1 - 3pm (winners announced 3 - 3:15pm)
4 - 6pm (winners announced 6 - 6:15pm) 
*** must be present to win ***

15% off entire purchase

Local Designer Trunk Shows: Highland Park handbag designer, Kim White + Atwater jewelry designer, Erica Clum. 
Stop by for great deals on jewelry + bags!

50% off select items

"Jewelry & Vintage Clothing Extravaganza" with over 100 new pieces from their best selling line Nashelle! 
Complimentary cocktails + snacks.

FREE gift with $10 or more purchase - Costume jewelry for the gals + knick-knacks/trinkets for the guys! Complimentary sweets.

10% off all merchandise + Coolhaus parked in front from 12-3pm with delicious ice cream sandwiches!




Check out all the fun-filled activities in the back patio
11am: Family Song - World Music Song Circle at American Legion Hall
12pm: Art of Giving Foundation hosts family art project + Face Painting by Denise
12:30pm: Pizza from BMBP
1pm: Core Club LA hosts family yoga class
2pm: OnSpot Massages will be available for adults
3pm: Art of Giving Foundation hosts another great art project!
4-6pm: Live Bosa Nova music by Genesse & The Brians




Special thanks to chef Michael Gerard of Wildwood Wood Fired Ovens & BBQ for sponsoring Year 2 Eagle Rock Blvd. Block Party Lounge! Stop by from 6-9pm for some complimentary wood-fired oven pizza + beer tasting by Eagle Rock Home Brewing Supply!
Adults 21 and older only (strictly enforced)

Sunday, September 30, 2012

We Heart Eagle Rock Block Party is coming soon

SAVE THE DATE: Saturday, Nov 24th (12-9pm)

We Heart Eagle Rock Block is a group of small retail businesses on Eagle Rock Blvd.
in Eagle Rock, CA (Northeast LA or NELA)

Once a year we all come together to get the SHOP SMALL 
word out during the busiest shopping weekend of the year!

Visit several cool shops on Saturday, Nov. 24th from 12-9pm
It's going to be a fun-filled, family friendly, holiday gift shopping kind of day!

* drinks * treats * designer trunk shows * discounts * 
* family zone * face painting * music * lounge area * food truck *

Each shop will be hosting their own festivities and/or promotions on this day
(check out shops to your right)
WHERE: Eagle Rock Blvd. (b/t Colorado & Ave 45)

Family Zone is hosted by The Green Bean / 5060 Eagle Rock Blvd. (back patio)

Lounge area hosted by Wildwood / 5020 Eagle Rock Blvd.
with complimentary small bites by chef Michael Gerard
beer tastings by Eagle Rock Home Brewing Supply
*** This lounge will be adults only - 21 and older ***

Coolhaus truck parked in front of READ Books  / 4972 Eagle Rock Blvd. (12-3PM)




Our Annual We Heart Eagle Rock Block Party is in conjunction with
Small Business Saturday

"Keep the Shop Small Movement strong all year long and support small businesses and your local economy"


*** Map + Details on this blog will be posted soon ***
(look for orange balloons outside each business that is participating on this day)

Event is organized by The Green Bean + Leanna Lin's Wonderland