South Bay Shopping Guide

South Bay Shopping Guide

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South Bay Holiday Shopping Guide for Mom & Dad
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South Bay Shopping Guide

Shop local, shop South Bay for our moms & dads, friends, loved ones and maybe even a little something for ourselves?  We’d love for you to consider supporting our local business owners and shopping local this season!  They’ve created some great deals for you, so take a look and help support our community this holiday season! If you are shopping for little ones, be sure to check out our  South Bay Shopping Guide for Kids

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Community Spotlight: MomSquad Clothing
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Momsquad Clothing is an active wear lifestyle brand, for busy moms everywhere; because your day is a workout.  The Momsquad Diva Legging, is the best selling faux leather high waisted legging, perfect for working out and going out! Get 15% off of your purchase with THANKS15 

Manhattan Beach South Bay Shopping

The Waste Less Shop
The Waste Less Shop is making doing good for the planet easy for everyday consumers by providing high quality, sustainable home and body products in environmentally conscious packaging!

Our store supports local artisans to offer unique and whimsical gifts and furnishings, including original artwork, home décor, apparel, and jewelry. From witty cards and novel gifts to one of a kind art and handmade goods, the pillars of friendship and community drive our carefully curated selection. When you think of your friends & community, we hope you’ll think of homie.

They are a home and gift shop & organic Aussie cafe located a stone’s throw from the Pacific! Shop and Cafe in Hermosa, Shop in Manhattan.

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Today, {pages} a bookstore is the place for book lovers of all ages, where reading, meeting and discussing books is a way of life. We offer a carefully curated selection of new fiction, non-fiction, children’s, cooking, surf, coffee table books and bestsellers. We are proud of our knowledgeable and caring staff who can match any reader with the perfect book.

We regularly host author events and book signings, weekly story times, and four monthly book clubs. {pages} provides complimentary gift wrap and gift cards are available for that hard to select for reader.

Manhattan Fine Wines
Manhattan Fine Wines has provided the South Bay with the best selection of wine and spirits for over 30 years. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff has a fantastic “palate memory” and offers expert advice on choosing the right wine and spirits for any occasion.

Throughout the store, you will find numerous “critic’s choice” cards highlighting the latest releases, best buys and numerical ratings by nationally recognized wine critics.

Manhattan Fine Wines offers tremendous on-going customer education in the art of choosing wine as well as the lowest prices in the South Bay.

Tabula Rasa Essentials
Tabula Rasa Essentials is the ultimate southern California shopping experience with personally curated gifts, home decor, candles, apothecary, kids, jewelry, books and more located in the heart of downtown Manhattan Beach.

Our lifestyle gift shop opened it’s doors in May, 2000 and is a must visit destination for southern California locals and visitors to Manhattan Beach. With a coastal vibe just footsteps from the beach, our shelves are stocked with the newest novelties and a continual flow of unique hand-selected merchandise.

We enthusiastically support local artisans from our own backyard and around the globe.  With their own special vision, our artists create amazing treasures that thrill and delight our customers.  Many of their creations are made of sustainable and reclaimed goods and are made in the USA.

Ounce of Salt
Private Jeweler By Appointment in Manhattan Beach or Los Angeles, Ca specializing in custom work and beautiful fine jewelry pieces for the sophisticated woman.
You can shop with confidence that through Ounce of Salt, you’re receiving the most exquisite, quality pieces to last a lifetime. And if you’d like to order a custom piece, they’d be thrilled to help you.  Just email and let’s get you the jewelry you’ve been dreaming about!

Salon Flourish
Our salon company serves a full range of clientele, from the professional business woman, the newly professional still hustling, the trendy 20 something, to the mom of the year. We do everything from transformations with extensions, balayage, highlights, haircuts, and men’s grooming. We sell a full range of home care products and tools from Italy and Canada. Our Davines home care line all from Italy is the most well known sustainable company in the beauty world. All their products are farm to salon, Davines is the only B-Corp in the beauty industry and takes their brand as serious as we do! Our tools are all rated with the highest, most relevant technology, with multiple functions in just one iron!

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DION Gallery
We are the South Bay’s premiere full service Art Gallery/Frame Shop specializing in our local native beach/surf culture. We offer a wide variety of affordable Fine Art and Custom Picture Framing delivered with unsurpassed customer service & design that conveys the lifestyle, atmosphere and aesthetic beauty unique to our beach communities. We offer works of art from many world class artists such as Kathleen Keifer, Ross Moore, Ray Packard and many many others.

Catalina Cooking store
Since opening our doors in Redondo Beach’s fabulous Riviera Village in 2012, we have strived to provide everything a home chef could want or need. That means cookware from All-Clad, Le Creuset and Swiss Diamond. Knives by Global, Wusthof, Bob Kramer, Shun & J.A. Henckels. Commercial-quality bakeware. Barware. High quality prep tools of every size and shape. Fantastic cookbooks from around the world. And a fine selection of gourmet foods from Stonewall Kitchen, B.R. Cohn. the S.A.L.T. Sisters plus much, much more.

The Aloha Bungalow
Aloha means so much more than “hello” and “goodbye.” Aloha is an energy and a way of life. Aloha is used to express love and to take everyone in with open arms, without expecting anything in return.   The Aloha Bungalow has transformed it into a beach bohemian shop with one-of-a-kind gifts handmade by local artisans, home décor, candles, succulents and more.

Our goal at The Aloha Bungalow is to support local artists and give them a platform to share their talents and products, while also creating an ohana with each individual that walks into the store. Like the spirit of aloha, we want to greet you with open arms and treat you like family.  It’s a beautiful and humbling gift to work with local artists and help customers find their perfect gift in our little bungalow by the beach. We like to think that we are living the dream.

Beautiful home decor and gift boutique, offering holiday decor and ornaments, jewelry, candles, and more. Make Fringe, your one-stop shop for all your gifts.  Shop at Fringe and mention Local Anchor, to get a discount on your purchase.

Card De A
As one of the last remaining independent boutique card stores, we are the go-to spot for finding just the right card for just the right person.  In our own distinctive beach-inspired style, we offer a broad selection of specialty paper products and an eclectic mix of truly unique gifts – you’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you’ll ooh, you’ll aah.   We hope the personality of our store inspires you to express yourself in your own unique way.


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Create & Express
In addition to creative TI students, we also feature many artisans from the local community! We now showcase over 25 artisans, artists, and makers. Carrie goes to large gem shows a few times a year to handpick new, captivating stones to pique your interest and bring beauty or healing vibes into your life. Gary has been a great help with planning and constructing expansion space and shelving throughout the shop to accommodate our growth.

Kelly’s Beach Hut
Kelly’s Beach Hut was started by Kelly Burner in January 2017. Kelly is a southern California girl who has always had a passion for the beach.  Decorating her home with a comfortable beachy style and always looking for something new for her home. She cherishes her family and friends and was always looking for the perfect coastal gift when a birthday or other celebration came along.  She always dreamed of starting her own company and now that her 5 children are all grown she is putting her energy into getting the best quality decor and gifts for Kelly’s Beach Hut.

Hermosa Beach South Bay Shopping

Practical Magic Apothecary
Practical Magic was started by Emie Fenton after realizing it was her life’s calling to help individuals suffering with chronic pain, both physical and emotional, through the use of plant medicine. Emie is a western folk herbalist residing in southern California with her husband and two daughters. Apprenticeships include the Wise Woman Tradition with Susun Weed and Western herbalism with Julie James. She is also a certified cannabis consultant and aromatherapist. We’re proud to offer high quality, all organic, small-batch and customizable plant medicine. From our family to yours, we put lots of love and careful attention in each item. We hope you enjoy our work as much as we enjoy bringing it to you.

Cultured Slice
Cultured Slice serves quality, hard to find, artisan and gourmet cheese from around the world and a variety of delicious pairings to compliment them. Our elegant, sophisticated, and European-inspired shop includes a personal service counter, as well as a grocery and gift area, facilitated by a knowledgeable staff.

The mission of Cultured Slice is to provide a combination of large selection, quality, hard to find, artisan and gourmet cheeses and accoutrements with exceptional service. Our motto is, “only the highest quality in our selection and our service.”

UnCorked, The Wine Shop
With more than 600 wines from all over the world, Uncorked is a retail shop which features award-winning wines as well as hard-to-find boutique selections. For our hops and barley fans, Uncorked offers craft beers, both domestic and imported!

A Pop & Pop family run unique home decor, greeting cards and novelty gifts located in Hermosa Beach, CA

Torrance South Bay Shopping 

Looking for additional shopping ideas?  Maybe purchase some gift cards from local businesses?

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