Coachella 2019: The Gear You Need And Where To Get It On Melrose Avenue

Coachella 2019: The Gear You Need And Where To Get It On Melrose Avenue

Headed to the desert this month? Weekend One or Weekend Two? Yeah, you’re there for the music – all 150+ artists. But we also know festivals mean fashion. Every little detail counts , which is why shopping the boutiques on Melrose is a good bet for finding something that will make you stand out. Whether you’re GA or VIP, glamping or resorting, main stage or side stage, we’ve got the things you need to make this year’s Coachella a fully special experience.

ALTIVO

Cell phone service at Coachella is generally crap, and with those ticket prices, you can’t afford to miss your band. A solid watch is really important, but there’s no reason you can’t wear one that’s entirely fashionable as well as functional. The Casio Baby-G comes in dozens of colors and styles to be matched with your carefully-curated OOTD.

ALTIVO
7221 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
323.933.1460
altivo.com

AMERICAN REBEL

The vintage wear at American Rebel seems to be curated with Coachella in mind; it all reads Southern California easy breezy desert getaway. The selection of clothing is great, and you can find fashionable essentials like good cowboy boots, a protective bandana, and tons of hair decor.

AMERICAN REBEL
7474 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
323.944.0195
americanvintageusa.com

DITA

Shades = necessity. Also, shades = fashion. Aviators are always in style, and ‘60s-influenced aviators are right now. These unisex Talon-Two are just big enough to look chic, but lightweight so they will feel good all day. Do NOT lose these!

DITA
7625 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
323.658.7078
dita.com

THE SHOP

The Shop is pretty much Coachella-central for women’s fashion. Jumpsuits, halters, fringe, short shorts, cute dresses and all the accessories to go with them can make it easy to find a weekend’s worth of festival wear.

THE SHOP
7517 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
310.488.0942
instagram.com/theshopmelrose

YONADA

T-shirts are perfect for those tween hours after you’re done baking and before the desert breeze picks up. Make a statement about the music you love with a custom cut tee from Yonada’s. You’ve got some time so get your design juices flowing and put your order in.

YONADA
7653 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
323.653.2561
yonada26.com

Deborah Brosseau

About Deborah Brosseau

Deborah Brosseau provides audience development services to arts & entertainment, lifestyle, and non-profit clients. She is a freelance writer, providing anything from local listicles to corporate profiles for various online publications. Having first experienced Melrose in the '80s, she enjoys writing about the old school creatives as well as the progressive new ones.