We’re in the home stretch for Christmas shopping, time to get everyone checked off your list! Lucky for us Angelenos, we have some of the world’s best shopping at our fingertips. In fact, you can walk to almost every one of these DTLA shopping hot spots. Here’s our guide to holiday shopping in DTLA!
For the bibliophiles in your life, look no further than The Last Bookstore. Home to rare books, records, and everything in between, you’re guaranteed to find something of interest for everyone in your life. Plus, that book tunnel always makes for a great photo — who says holiday shopping can’t be fun!?
The Arts District Co-Op is an eclectic mix of retail concepts that joined forces to create a communal environment. It’s creative commerce at its finest located in the heart of the DTLA arts district. This is a great place to find unique gifts specific to Los Angeles for friends and family.
Want to be the favorite aunt/uncle? Mr. G’s Toys makes kids dreams come true a great retro selection of toys, games, stuffed animals — you name it. Not only a kids store, Mr. G’s has some cool stuff adults will love too. This is a great mom and pop gift shop to help you check a few people off your list!
Oh how we love Poketo! Perfect for the design-conscious people on your list, Poketo is filled with all kinds of beautifully crafted goodies from toys to chic clothing in Little Tokyo. Stylish accessories, clothing, and homewares are the name of the game here so you should have no problem finding some lovely gifts (and perhaps a few things for yourself too!)
May the odds ever be in your holiday-shopping favor!