The shopping is always world-class in the Melrose Arts District. Indie craftspeople, artists, designers, and product curators offer things you can only find in L.A.’s most special district. So naturally, during the holidays, you’ll find dang near everything you can imagine for dang near everybody on your list.
Cosmo’s fashion is wearable statement art. This unisex “Assassin” hooded scarf will certainly attract attention. It will also keep your face parts nice and toasty through winter then turn into a high end accessory in warmer seasons.
7367 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
Gallery1988 is one of the country’s premiere art galleries, known for curating shows and pieces that turn pop culture every which way. Original work and prints are available for sale, and there’s even some pieces perfect for kids.
7308 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
Got a friend with bling-worthy teeth? Get them over to Gold Teeth LA for a perfectly-sized, perfectly-placed tooth gem. Options include stars, crosses, and even gems. Give ‘em something to really smile about.
GOLD TEETH LA
7811 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
It’s hard to deal with this much cuteness, but remember it’s a GIFT. This sweet little Kaiju cosplay Hello Kitty plush from Japan LA will make your gift recipient swoon with delight.
7320 1/2 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
Got a friend with a tree and an excellently twisted sense of humor? Spitfire Girl has a generous selection of pop culture and bizarre ornaments that are so great they’ll can be hung creatively all year ‘round.
7401 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
This AMAZING Switfish x Star Wars Collab will have the lucky recipient stylin’ just in time for The Rise of Skywalker. Inspired by the X-wing Starfighter, the details on this shoe will make your recipient believe they can fly.
7753 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046