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Your Guide to Holiday Shopping in the Melrose District

Los Angeles is bursting at the seams with world-class shops and boutiques across its 502 square miles, but there’s one pocket in particular that’s flush with everything from luxe global brands to unique vintage finds. The Melrose District. And lucky for those who live in The Melrose Collection’s three distinct communities, this shopping goldmine rests directly at their doorstep. With the holiday season in full swing, we’ve curated the ultimate guide to our favorite neighborhood retailers so you can check off your shopping list with total ease this month. 

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Galerie Half

Set just a little outside the Melrose District, Galerie Half is a vintage and antique showroom that specializes in mid-century furniture and lighting design. And let’s just say it feels nothing short of a high-end, luxury Pinterest board. Head here to shop everything from sleek Hans Wegner chairs to 19th century art. 

6911 Melrose Avenue

Los Angeles, CA 90038

Instagram: @galerie_half

Nickey Kehoe

Contemporary homeware, vintage furnishings, artful lighting — Nickey Kehoe is an elegant showroom set just a little beyond the Melrose District where you’ll find everything and more for the design lover in your life. 

7266 Beverly Blvd

Los Angeles, CA 90036

Instagram: @nickeykehoe

Nicole Sassaman

Located on Robertston, Nicole Sassaman is an elegant showroom featuring a dream-worthy collection of gifts, artwork, sculptures, homegoods and accessories. Come here to shop coffee table books, candles, collector pieces and so much more. 

116 Robertson Blvd.

Los Angeles, CA 90048

Instagram: @nicole_sassaman

STYLE

Maxfield

With curated designer and vintage collections for both men and women, Maxfield is one of Los Angeles’ most iconic purveyors of style. From Marni and Bottega Veneta for the ladies to Saint Laurent and Moncler for the guys, Maxfield offers a one-stop shop for the most discerning gifter and giftee.

8825 Melrose Avenue

Los Angeles, CA 90069

Instagram: @maxfieldla

The RealReal

The leader in luxury resale, The RealReal is teeming with top-tier clothing, bags and jewelry from designers like Chanel, Gucci, Louis Vuitton and Prada. Plus, their Melrose Avenue location offers a cafe with free WiFi for a pre- or post-shopping respite. 

8500 Melrose Avenue 

Los Angeles, CA 90069

Instagram: @therealreal

Fred Segal

This legendary lifestyle brand has been an LA mainstay for decades. Their flagship store on Sunset features more than 21,000 square feet of curated, out-of-the-box labels for everyone on your list — including the kids. 

8500 Sunset Blvd.

Los Angeles, CA 90069

Instagram: @fredsegal

BOOKS, ART & GIFTS

Book Soup

The largest independent bookstore in Hollywood and a true Los Angeles landmark, Book Soup houses 60,000+ titles and hosts more than 300 author events and signings each year. And if your giftee isn’t much of a reader, you can explore the store’s curated collection of vinyl records.  

8818 Sunset Blvd. 

West Hollywood, CA 90069

Instagram: @booksoup

The Melrose Trading Post

Open every Sunday at Fairfax High School from 9am to 5pm, this open-air market features an ever-changing selection of arts and crafts, antique furniture, handcrafted goods, vintage fashion and one-of-a-kind treasures. 

7850 Melrose Avenue

Los Angeles, CA 90036

Instagram: @melrosetradingpost

Candle Delirium

You can never go wrong with a candle. This WeHo staple is stocked with a wide selection of high-end, scented candles in a chic, industrial space. From Diptyque to Nest, you’ll find the candle game’s biggest names in this delicious-smelling shop. 

7980 Santa Monica Blvd.

West Hollywood, CA 90046

Instagram: @candledelirium

WELLNESS & BEAUTY

Violet Grey

For the beauty-lovers on your list, look no further than Violet Grey. The Melrose Place boutique offers a curated selection of cosmetics, body care, supplements and fragrances from internationally renowned icons like La Mer and Vintner’s Daughter to LA-born brands like Kayo Beauty. 

8452 Melrose Place

Los Angeles, CA 90069

Instagram: @violetgrey

Raya Skin Care Salon

Gift the gift of self-care this season. Raya Skin Care Salon is a luxe day spa offering deep tissue massages, 24-karat gold facials, sumptuous body scrubs and more. Purchase a gift card or grab a few skincare products for age-defying stocking stuffers. 

533 N. La Cienega Blvd.

West Hollywood, CA 90048

Instagram: @rayaspa

P.volve

P.volve is a low-impact workout based on functional movement using resistance equipment and special kits. They offer online and in-person classes with movement specialists and trainers, as well as a full shop of products for the pilates fanatic in your life. 

8447 Melrose Ave.

West Hollywood, CA 90069

Instagram: @pvolvelosangeles


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