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A Few Good Men: Happy Father’s Day

With Father’s Day coming up on June 18th, we are celebrating a few of our favorite creative males—dads and sons who give to their families and society—and ask what moves, motivates and makes them better…

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Recent Posts
  1. How to Get Through the Holiday Season (With Your Sanity)

    As magical as the holidays are, with friends and loved ones coming together, it’s also a time of stress and never-ending to-do lists. Recently, Johnny Was had the honor of co-hosting a wellness event at…

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  2. Our Summer Johnny Was Playlist

    As the temperatures continue to rise and our time spent in the glorious sunshine is at a high, the festivities of summer continue. Music is always a big part of our celebration and celebrating the…

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  3. How To Love Your Skin The Natural Way

    We’ve always been a fan of natural-inspired beauty and taking care of our bodies in a thoughtful way, so recently we explored skincare options that weren’t just about pricey creams or visits to the dermatologist…

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  4. Our July 4th Weekend Cocktail Guide

    BBQ’s, fireworks, and a festive cocktail. Sounds like the perfect long weekend to us. We asked some of our favorites mixologists for their go-to recipes for summer libations to help add an extra bang to…

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  5. Cutting Out the Middleman with Hugo Tea

    About six years ago, Tyler Beckett, the Official Tea Master of Hugo Tea, decided he wanted to “cut through the cloudiness of tea.” The goal was to make tea more direct—from farmer to maker to drinker—a…

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  6. How to Clean Up Your Diet

    After months of chilly weather and rich food, May is the perfect time to spring clean your fridge and your diet. The most common signs that your body could use a little lightening up after…

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  7. The JW Way: How To Create A Great Valentine’s Bouquet

    If you want to say it with flowers this V-day, make sure you do it right. We asked Los Angeles florist Michelle Abbrecht, owner of 19 Stem Designs, for tips on creating a budding beautiful…

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  8. The Scent of Love: The Best Fragrances for Valentine’s Day

    The scent of roses on Valentine’s Day, the perfume your grandmother wore, a favorite candle—your brain is constantly cataloging scents, attaching them to emotions and influencing your mood. By surrounding yourself with positive scents and…

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  9. Introducing Johnny Was Blue!

    There are few things that have the sustainability of denim in the always-fickle fashion world. Trends come and go, but jeans remain a staple within the closet of hipsters and grandmothers alike. It’s also the…

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