California Wildflowers, Herbal Donuts and Books !


Presenting a small collection of books about love and lust for the Feast of Saint Valentine. California Wildflowers by Tigers to Lilies. Herbal Donuts by Eden Batki.

Tigers to Lilies at En Soie

3333 Sunset Boulvard

Silver Lake, California

February 14

11AM - 8PM



Several Clouds Colliding by Brian Catling

Presenting a selection of books from our archive.

Mack Sennett Studios

1215 Bates Avenue

Silverlake, California 90029

Dec 14th 12 - 7PM

Dec 15th 12 - 5PM

Deco Room with Plants

The first book by popular Tokyo-based garden stylist Satoshi Kawamoto. The founder of Green Fingers, Kawamoto advocates the beauty of the natural world and the charm of aging greens. He champions a relationship between man and nature.

Pick up a copy in the shop.

Cat People Magazine


"We decided to meet somewhere in the middle of where our interests lie - between art and fashion, friends and favorites, local and international. Through it all, at the core of these stories, were cats." - Jessica Lowe & Gavin Greene, Editors-in-chief

The first issue of the beautifully designed new journal from Australia has arrived. Featuring 146 pages of interviews & work by cat-obsessed artists, designers, photographers and writers. Launched in September 2013 at the Tokyo Art Book Fair. In English and Japanese.

Pick up a copy in the shop.

BOOK STAND Presents: A Reading by Jordan Sullivan


Jordan Sullivan, Untitled (The Arctic Sea), 2013 

Los Angeles-based photographer Jordan Sullivan reads from his newly released book, The Young Earth.

Through meditations on death, the loss of youth, and the beauty and complications that come with love and friendship, The Young Earth, explores how two men attempt to move on and find courage and calm in the face of oncoming tragedy.

The reading will take place after the sun sets, by candlelight.

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Gather Journal: Cocoon

The Fall/ Winter issue of the James Beard Award-winning food publication Gather Journal is here. Appropriately themed for the months ahead, the editors explore every facet of the cocoon. Including musings on patience, hot dishes and cold nights, kabocha miso stew, silk handkerchief pasta, japchae, Jim Lahey’s no-knead bread and so much more ! Photo credit: Gentyl and Hyers

Pick up your copy in the shop.

Arts ReStore LA: Urban Renewal Project


BOOK STAND @ ERMIE x Weltenbuerger 
for The Hammer Museum’s 
Arts ReStore LA Urban Renewal Project

A special collection of books and printed ephemera exploring psychic fantasy, utopia and the natural world.


Anya Gallacio, Anna Sew Hoy, Sam Falls, Jordan Sullivan, Lauren Spencer King, Maggie Harrsen, Melanie Bonajo, Cosmorama, Cosmic LaughterThe Mineralogical ReviewThe Journal of the New AlchemistsDesert Magazine, Ant Farm, The Swedenborg Society, Communes in California and more.

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I love the Mesa Mountains
That woo the Texas skies,
'Neath azure veils of beauty,
They dream of paradise.

-from Ranch Verses by William Lawrence Chittenden
Chittenden’s Ranch, 1893

Join us next weekend in Austin for the second annual design pop-up, FELIZ, hosted by synonym journal’s editor-in-chief Leigh Patterson and Laura Uhlir.

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BOOK STAND is looking for an intern ! Interested in contemporary photography, printed matter and publishing? Send an email to for more information. This is a paid internship.