The Standard Hotel and Warby Parker Introduce The Readery
Downtown LA hotel sells books and sunnies out of a cool vintage kiosk.
July 09, 2012
The Standard Hotel Downtown LA in partnership with sunglasses brand Warby Parker has launched a colorful pop-up kiosk selling books and shades. The Readery features classic novels from the likes of J.D. Salinger and Jack Kerouac, industry newspapers (Women’s Wear Daily, Financial Times), and must-read magazines (Vogue, Wallpaper), perfect to peruse while lounging by The Standard’s scenic pool.
Also offered in the 60’s-inspired stand—Warby Parker shades, including a pair designed exclusively for The Standard Hotel. Unisex with a retro vibe, the Warby Parker x The Standard frames feature angular detailing, and a twist on the classic tortoiseshell. Each pair comes complete with an orange lens cloth designed by artist Jeff Canham. 550 S. Flower St., LA, 213-892-8080, shopthestandard.com