mystic tree-filled forests, and rolling hills of Southern California
with our newest collection – Topanga Canyon.
The unmistakably raspy voice of Stevie Nicks may have made famous several of our favorite songs to dance to, including “Dreams” and “Everywhere,” but this Bandit Babe was more than her music; she was part gypsy, part dreamer and full BANDIT. With her free-spirit style and timeless bohemian flare, the now 67-year-old gem moved the fashion industry by storm during her youth. From bell-sleeves and ruffles to platform sandals and top hats, her sultry rock star vibes are everything we crave to this day and more.
Picture it: The year is 1967. The place: Laurel Canyon. Tucked away in the hills of Los Angeles, bohemian bungalows fill the canyon inhabited by the coolest and most talented in the music industry. Marijuana smoke fills the air and Frank Zappa could take a stroll down the road and hear the tunes of Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young’s guitars echoing through the hills. Graham Nash moved out to LA to stay with his lover, Joni Mitchell. All hanging out together, co-writing songs, taking drugs, and messing around.. David Crosby, Stephen Stills, Michelle Philips, Linda Ronstadt, Mama Cass, The Rolling Stones, Frank Zappa, and Jackson Browne were just a few of the groovy rock ‘n’ roll Bandits that were making history in the free love world of Laurel Canyon. Other stars from all of the world were known to have frequented the canyon to visit their famous friends, too. Here are some dreamy stills from the time we all wish we could go back to and be a part of…