Found Objects: Echo Park Charm

October 2, 2014

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It’s always a treat for my eyes when I’m in Echo Park. This neighborhood has so much character that I can’t even put a general name to what I found, so I’ll just call it “Echo Park charm.”

See more after the jump!

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I pass this bright mural on the way to the freeway on the regular. The big guy reminds me of Stimpy of “Ren and Stimpy,” and I love the heart-shaped nose.

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Can’t argue with the peace sign. I’m all for it.

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Hungry? Why, yes I am. This is particularly great because it’s in the alleyway next to a café. The mustachioed character reminds me of the quintessential grandpa pa.

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And, lastly, we have this quirky looking figure front and center. But to me, the whole dumpster speaks to me. Imagine that — I’m intrigued by a dumpster. If this trash bin could talk, I bet it would have a crazy story to tell.

I have a feeling, there’s plenty more of these gems waiting to be uncovered.

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  • Reply Found Objects: Echo Park Charm, Part Deux | ashley ♥ adores October 28, 2014 at 7:13 am

    […] me, because I was just minding my business and — BAM! — there they were. As I mentioned in my first Echo Park post, this neighborhood has so much […]

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