The AKFF Blog has  some weekly events, special deals and more from December 7 – 11, mashed up with more events, specials, etc. this month!  
Make sure to see all the Holiday Special Deals here! The AKFF always encourages buying LOCAL, so please make sure to tell the participating businesses that you saw it on the AKFF Blog!  Upcoming Events Below

Friday:  8th Annual Holiday Party at Creative Chakra Spa from 4 – 7pm!  Get free sample chair massages & or $30 spa treats featuring Peppermint Scrubs and Hot Cinnamon & Ginger Spa Stone Massages! Please make sure to tell Sandie that  the AKFF Blog sent you! Free street Parking or at the building for 1-2 hours. 3401 Pacific Ave Suite 2A & 2B, Marina del Rey, CA 90292

Saturday: Open Studio in Venice from 5-8pm with Artist Michelle Oppenheimer and 2 other artists, Stephanie Visser and Gary Palmer. Great gifts of art at affordable prices can be found here along with food and drinks while you shop. Michelle is a mixed media abstract artist. Her art can be seen at a number of locations in Venice, the Marina and Santa Monica. Make sure to tell her and the other artists that you saw this  event on the AKFF blog because we support local artists!

361 Vernon Ave. Venice 90291

During December- for a Limited Time ONLY:

Looking for a Good, Sweet and Reliable Man?
Make sure to get one or several GINGERBREAD men at Sinners & Saints dessert bakery in Venice,
along with their other delectable holiday cakes, cookies and other goodies. It’s the newest sensation in town, where both decadent and low sugar, gluten free products are found in the same place! Make sure to tell Elisa that you saw it right here on the AKFF Blog, where we support local Venice businesses! Sinners & Saints 2547 Lincoln Blvd.

West side of street between Venice and Washington across from ATT store.

Hot Property in Venice!
OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY DEC 11: Come & enjoy these stunningly appointed architectural town homes in the heart of Venice at 512 Brooks Ave.
This 6 unit, new construction development offers the perfect modern flow. Each unit consists of 3 Bdrms/2.5 baths with a open floor plan that is functional and spacious. Finished with French oak flooring, Axor fixtures, Duravit jetted soaking tubs, Viking kitchen appliances & custom walnut cabinetry throughout. Private 2 car garages with ample guest parking. A fabulous courtyard with a built-in BBQ & firepit, shared with your neighbors.  Absolutely breathtaking & a must see from Pardeee Properties!  Tell them you saw it here on the AKFF Blog!
512 Brooks Ave. Get Details Here! 

Hot Lingerie Chefs Fashion Show Dec. 18!
Lingerie Chefs will host Modern Vintage Today’s 3rd lingerie fashion show on December 18 at 9pm featuring Venice fashion designer Rachelle from Rachelle’s Closet.
Modern Vintage Today (M.V.T.) houses two stores in one; a collection of retro vintage clothing on one end and a sexy lingerie boutique on the other.

During the event Lingerie Chefs will be catering and entertaining guests. At 10:00pm designs featured from some of Los Angeles’s hottest designers Bonnie G Couture, Ela Sunwear, Rachelle’s Closet, Skim Wear and Sophii Michi will turn heads as they grace the runway.

Modern Vintage Today has been featured in FG Magazine. Celebrity guest are to be expected. 4306 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles CA 90004

To register for this event, contact Rachelle at

—Events Posted Earlier in the week:
Wednesday: Catch the funked up and fun music you can shimmy and shake to with Miss Jessica and the Sugar Shack Attack at Danny’s on Windward from 7-10 FREE! Happy Hour ends at 7 so get there early! Make sure to tell Miss Jessica and the staff at Danny’s that you saw it here on the AKFF Blog!

Thursday: Opening at Gebert Gallery with Venice Artist Betty Gold, a pioneer in the world of sculpture for over forty years. 1345 Abbot Kinney Blvd.  Please let the gallery know you saw it right here on the AKFF Blog!

The Great Venice Toy Drive Sponsored by the Venice Neighborhood Council from Dec 8-10. Bring  toys to Abbot’s Habit at 1401 Abbot Kinney & Fabric Planet, 423 Lincoln Blvd, or on Friday morning at the VNC Booth at the Venice Farmers’ Market,  Friday, 7:30 – 10.30AM.  Santa will distribute toys on December 10 at 10:30 am at the Oakwood Recreation Center to children up to 16 years of age with a parent or guardian.

It’s All About Venice!