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The Green Gypsie is loaded with handmade furnishings, many by local artisans. Among the novelties: A table lamp whose shade is composed of old photographic slides. The store is located in the Packing House, an old fruit packing warehouse that has been restored and revived as a retail and restaurant center. The Green Gypsie, 526 First St., www.thegreengypsie.com.Bob Chamberlin / Los Angeles Times