A Cute Store in the Style of the Varga Girl
The mix between old fashioned décor and fashion forward pieces has made Varga one of a kind! Their clothing is locally designed, and a significant number of dresses are domestically made.
Note: Varga girl was the artistic work of Peruvian-born illustrator Alberto Vargas (1896-1982). His paintings are recognizable and stunning. While there was debate, even to the point the Post Office challenged that were pornography and sued Esquire magazine for their publication of the images. While they were deemed as not pornography the debate still exists today if they are objectifying women. Meanwhile an excellent story of Vargas is here : Varga Girl |
The Village in Topanga
If you visit the Village location there is always a sale rack outside! Inside the owner brings her dog to work...hidden behind the counter.