Spring Fling Shopping For Things

Spring Fling Shopping For Things

It’s spring – our chilly weather seems as if it is finally behind us, and that means it’s time for spring cleaning, spring flowers, and spring shopping. And there’s no better place for a shopping fling than on Melrose Ave. From sun hats to cute dresses and fresh-looking footwear, Melrose has it all.

ATOMIC CITY

Silver jewelry, leather jewelry, jewelry with attitude, heft, and style. You’ll find whatever look you crave, just waiting for you to accessorize for spring. It’s the right time of year to add a little sparkle and shine.

ATOMIC CITY
7612 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
323.653.7533

COSMO’S GLAMSQUAD

Celebrity stylist and fashion designer Cosmo Lombino offers everything from ballroom skirts to stunning sweater dresses and signature high-low peplum sheer lace tops. Your spring style will be all a-dazzle choosing your fashion wardrobe here.

COSMOS GLAMSQUAD
7367 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
323.951.1141
https://www.cosmosglamsquad.com/

FLASHER

From casual streetwear to designer styles, Flasher carries the hottest new designers from NY, LA, London, Italy, and Bali. You’ll even find unique pieces from local designers like Junker and Aunt Funky’s Closet.

Flasher
7609 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90046
323.655.3375
http://flashermelrose.com/

HOLLYWOOD HATTERS

It’s straw hat season at Hollywood Hatters, where you’ll want to “head” to the wide selection of styles and shapes to keep the spring sun at bay. Choose looks such as the woven, elegant Emma style from Wallaroo, created with a unique ruffled braid or the same brand’s wide brim, maximum-sun-protection Aria.

Hollywood Hatters
6905 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90038
323.525.1912
hollywoodhatters.com

JOYRICH

It’s getting hot in here – with Joyrich’s new X Playboy Festival collection. Choose from classic robes, halter and shorts sets, and Nana Nana festival bags. There’s no cooler way to burn up any fashion scene.

Joyrich
7700 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046
323.944.0631
https://joyrich.com/

POSERS

Get ready to kick up your heels this spring with new kicks from Posers. Don’t miss brands like Fred Perry and George Cox, and if the shoe fits – by all means, wear it!

POSERS
7417 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046
323.653.4393
www.weareposers.com

ROCK ETIQUETTE

Women’s Boho-style clothing never looked more appealing. Staff member Alicia says dresses, shawl sweaters, and jackets are top sellers this spring, at a shop where rock n’ roll T-shirts meet elegant pieces like a cream-colored vegan suede jacket. Rock on!

ROCK ETIQUETTE
7550 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046
(323) 655-1911
http://www.rocketiquette.com

TIMELESS

Time is ticking away – so you’d better hurry on in to Timeless to find a one-of-a- kind high fashion looks. Look for clothing, accessories, jewelry, and shoes at this cute shop. From a sexy Betty Mini Dress to a sparkle crop top, a simple orange pull-over or a zipper overall dress – you’ll find a standout to stop the clock on style.

Timeless
7614 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA  90046
323.951.0279
http://www.shoptimelessla.com/

UNICA

Whether it’s a sweet and sexy little white dress from For Love and Lemons or a tube dress from Rehab you’re after, you’ll find it here, in a store known for its lively mix of trendy women’s clothing including dresses, tops, and jeans.

Unica
7524 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046
323.658.6662
https://www.unicamelrose.com/

2nd STREET

Better than brand new? You betcha, when it comes to sleek, unique clothing from Japan. 2nd Street offers all the current looks from over 500 stores in Japan. Fashion forward, unusual items that simply can’t be found anywhere else: that’s 2nd Street, with its extensive collection of gently-used clothing and accessories.

2ND STREET
7560 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
424.433.5997
https://2ndstreetusa.com/

About Genie Davis

GENIE DAVIS is a multi-published novelist and journalist, and produced screen and television writer living in Los Angeles. Her novels range from suspense to romance, mystery, and literary fiction, with titles including mystery thriller Marathon, the noir Gun to the Head, and the romantic suspense of Executive Impulse, Between the Sheets and Animal Attraction. In film, her screen work also spans a variety of genres from supernatural thriller to romantic drama, family, teen, and comedy, has written on staff for ABC-TV’s Port Charles; written, produced, and directed reality programming and wrote and co-produced the independent film, Losing Hope. As a journalist, you can see her work in many publications including her own diversionsLA.com.