New Coffee Bar // Intelligentsia Hollywood

Our faithful favorite Silverlake coffee bar Intelligentsia, has set up a new shop in Hollywood. While the Silverlake location is best known for its Instagrammable floor tiles (read #ihavethisthingwithfloors), the new Hollywood location will have you looking up. The mosaic tiled ceiling designed by Los Angeles studio, Standard was inspired by the artist Paul Delongpre, who back in […]


It’s Monday and you hate June gloom and you just spilled coffee down the front of your all-white outfit. I feel you. The Department of Water & Power has posted up outside my otherwise glorious windows and brought jackhammers with them, so we’re in this together. Luckily, I’ve found the remedy for both of us […]

Kaiza Sips // Coffee

Being from a NW city that takes coffee seriously, it’s only natural that I do too. When I fly home to visit, mornings at my grandma’s house are full of earnest discussions about the latest coffee we’ve tried, new shops or roasters in town and the disappointing bean drama at the locally owned, all organic […]


After hearing nonstop rave reviews about Handsome Coffee Roasters from caffeine-obsessed friends, I approached this young, LA-based team of coffee connoisseurs to donate product for our Happiness Issue launch party. They did, everyone loved it, and I’ve been hooked ever since. Here at the Work Magazine, one of our favorite things to do is to […]


I was so excited when this simple but well-thought-out breakfast (and our favorite thing in L.A: brunch) spot opened up in Silverlake.  The line outside the door is well worth the wait, not only for the people watching but also for the most amazing and hearty pairings of local and seasonal foods. The staff is […]

not edited Grand Central Market // G & B // And Other Delights

We love Grand Central Market in DTLA. G&B coffee has recently opened up, so not only can you get different ingredients, produce, and food from all over the world, but also a delicious cold brew to get you buzzed. We are so inspired by the movement happening in Down Town LA. The culture is growing […]

Work Through // Inside Intelligentsia

After standing in line morning after morning, looking down at the blue and white tile and while hashtagging #silverlake #intelligentsia #thanksfortrying, we thought it was time to go behind the scenes of one of our most beloved coffee spots in the neighborhood. Here is our visual visit to Intelligentsia’s LA Roasting Works.