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  • Why I Wear Matrushka

    I’ve been a Matrushka customer since at least 2011, before I even moved to Los Angeles. I was living in New York City, working as a stand-up comedian and freelance writer, when I heard that some of the comedy girls really loved this little boutique on Sunset. “You should try Matrushka,” somebody said. “It’s good [...] Continue Reading
  • We’re In Love With Loungewear

    Months ago, I knew I wanted to help people feel good in these disturbing, maddening, uncertain times. The sensation of soft fabrics and textures against one’s skin can be very comforting. Plus, I really think beautiful clothes can help lift your spirits.How nice to catch yourself in the mirror looking lovely in your matching velvet [...] Continue Reading
  • Matrushka in the News

    Our small boutique got a lot of attention when we started making masks at the beginning of April.  Below are some of the highlights.

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  • Meet Laura Howe, Modern Superlady

    As a fearless entrepreneur, Laura Howe is the mastermind behind L.A.'s very own gem of a couture boutique: Matrushka Construction. With an unwavering ambition to create and practice a better business model, one with a focus on inclusion, women's empowerment, and environmental sustainability, she creates a little more space for us all. Without a doubt, [...] Continue Reading
  • Spring Cleaning with Matrushka Construction

    Here in the Northern Hemisphere, we've survived yet another long and bleak Winter. At last, the verdant Springtime lies close ahead as a beautiful beacon of hope for times to come. As it's often the season for clearing out the past and planting dreams for the future, this is also a perfect occasion to spruce [...] Continue Reading
  • Matrushka Construction and Living Your Best You

    It's the New Year: Skies are blanketed with moody weather, those festive vacations have come to their conclusions, and you just might be scheming with a bit of magic in your fancy new day planner. The wheel of the year has made another turn. It's a time for newness, blank slates, and fresh starts. A [...] Continue Reading
  • Matrushka Affiliate Program Launch

    The Sheer Face of Awesome and Our Brand New Matrushka Affiliate Program Are you a natural born leader, a social media influencer, a movie star, a savvy business owner, and/or a rabid fan of Matrushka Construction? We get you. Somehow, we've noted, our business model and killer fashions tend to attract just those types. Let's [...] Continue Reading
  • Ch, Ch, Ch, Changes By Rory Devine Pick of the Week: Rory Devine at LSH

    Pick of the Week Jody Zellen of What's on Los Angeles has picked Rory Devine's exhibition at LSH as her pick of the week! In his life and through his art, Rory Devine has experienced and reflected upon change. The paintings in his 2015 exhibition, Iconoclastic Works of the Early 21st Century were ironic narratives that critiqued [...] Continue Reading
  • Ch, Ch, Ch, Changes By Rory Devine Rory Devine: Ch, Ch, Ch, Changes at LSH

    LSH CoLAB is pleased to present Rory Devine – Ch, Ch, Ch, Changes. Opening Sunday, September 16th 2018. Closing Sunday, October 7th 2018. LSH • 778 North Virgil Ave. Los Angeles, California 90029 Devine is most well known for his representational paintings that comment on the pathos and anxieties of contemporary life. With these paintings, [...] Continue Reading
  • dressed/UNdressed Event September 27

    dressed/UNdressed   Two Eastside icons of dressing, Matrushka and Jenette Bras, join forces in a show of Résistance, Solidarité, and Sororité hosted by Sara Benincasa RSVP: Wednesday, September 27 6:00 - 9:00PM Jenette Bras Eastside 4308 Melrose Ave Los Angeles 90029 Both stores have developed a fiercely loyal following over the years because of [...] Continue Reading
  • The Feminista!

    Our “French Resistance” line is created with an aesthetic nod to European histories of women’s résistance, solidarité and sororité. With its decidedly modern lines, unique details and super flattering fit, these looks are designed to inspire, liberate and embolden all kinds of contemporary women as they now face a newly unsettling political future. The line’s unique details – from [...] Continue Reading