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L.A.'s new cultural destination
Pounding the pavement in Culver City has gotten much more fun.The Sony Studios neighborhood was already breaking out as a dininghot spot when H.D. Buttercup opened last year inside the landmarkArt Deco Helms Bakery building. Part furniture bazaar, parthigh-end design store, H.D. Buttercup's 140,000 square feet housethe kinds of eclectic treasures you used to need an interiordesigner to track down. After an afternoon of browsing, check outthe thriving gallery scene along La Cienega and WashingtonBoulevards, or grab a bite at one of the new restaurants or winebars a short walk away.