The Best Local Shopping Spots in Los Angeles

The month’s salary burning in your pockets? Itching to get gifts for friends and family? Curious to find the very best stores, bookshops and markets in Los Angeles? Is browsing your number one hobby? We understand, and so do our locals, who have their own favorite hidden gems, top picks for when nothing but a bit of window (or actual) shopping will do the trick. Check out their recommended local shops and never fall in a tourist trap again.

Americana at Brand – Outdoor shopping!

Americana at Brand – Outdoor shopping!

Image by Kristina Nikols

“Americana at Brand” is my favorite place to experience outdoor shopping and relaxation. Shop, dine, or catch a film – there’s plenty to do!

Full Article by Kristina Nikols

Amoeba – Largest independent record store

Amoeba – Largest independent record store

Image by Julian Sosa

“Amoeba” in Los Angeles, an independent record store, has endured through the years. I go there for shows and for discovering amazing hidden gems!

Full Article by Julian Sosa

Beverly Center – Upscale shopping

Beverly Center – Upscale shopping

Image by Kristina Nikols

“Beverly Center” provides an elegant, upscale shopping experience in Los Angeles. I come right here for the experience of some big brand shopping therapy.

Full Article by Kristina Nikols

Buffalo Exchange – Cool second hand shopping

Buffalo Exchange – Cool second hand shopping

Image by Emma Robinson

“Buffalo Exchange” Los Angeles is a trendy second hand clothing store & trade shop that sells everything from snapback hats to funky platform shoes.

Full Article by Francesca Murray

Cinefile Video – A video store for film buffs

Cinefile Video – A video store for film buffs

Image by Julian Sosa

“Cinefile Video” in Los Angeles is the ultimate video store for film buffs. I mean it: it’s the kind of place I go to find films I can’t find online…

Full Article by Julian Sosa

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