Festival Essentials at Make-up Freak

Are you on the look out for affordable fashion and makeup for Coachella? Make-up Freak at Santee Alley has a great selection of bohemian women’s fashion and cosmetics at bargain prices. It’s located at 1035 Maple Ave. Make-up Freak has been a family business for 8 years, and it offers wholesale and retail in both […]

NOW OPEN: Tenzin Beads

Tenzin Beads opened a second location in the LA Fashion District, at 1150-A inside Santee Alley. Tenzin specializes in wholesale and retail bohemian jewelry, beads, and crystals. The jewelry is truly unique, and unlike anything else in Santee Alley. The store offers an extensive bead selection as well some clothing and accessories. Scroll down to see […]

Luxury Perfume Outlet

Looking for the best deals in Santee Alley? Sunglasses, shoes, and perfume are the top of our list! On average, shoppers can expect to save up to 70% on brand name perfumes. The Santee Alley and surrounding area are home to a number of discounted perfume stores, most of which are owned by distributors that offer wholesale prices […]

We’re looking for interns!

INTERNSHIP The LA Fashion District Business Improvement District (BID) is looking for Marketing Spring 2016 interns to help with marketing and public relations initiatives for Santee Alley. Responsibilities Assist with research and drafting of social media (Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram) and blog posts for thesanteealley.com Help maintain databases and website directories for thesanteealley.com Assist with […]

Valentine’s Day Shopping Guide

Where to shop for perfume, jewelry, lingerie, and gifts for him in Santee Alley. PERFUMES Shop discounted brand name perfumes and colognes at K.K. Distributors. As the name implies, K.K. Distributors is a distributor for a number of perfume companies boasting over 1,000 name brand perfumes for men and women including Giorgio Armani, Dolce & Gabbana, […]

Join us for Small Business Saturday, November 28!

Santee Alley is proud to support Small Business Saturday, the day dedicated to celebrating small local businesses. We have over 150 small, family-owned businesses in the area that will be open on November 28 for Small Business Saturday. SEE THE LIST OF BUSINESSES IN SANTEE ALLEY HERE GO OUT AND SHOP: Do your holiday shopping at small […]

Baptism, First Communion and Flower Grils Dresses at Three’s For Me

We’re big fans of Three’s For Me, as evidenced by our previous feature on the store (here). They have the largest selection of children’s baptism, first communion, and special occasion dresses and suits Santee Alley. Three’s For Me is also one of the few stores that carries authentic, handmade, silk baptism dresses imported from Mexico. […]