Beachwear and Vacation Fashion

Summer is for dressing like you’re on vacation. Flowy dresses, breathable tops, comfortable bottoms… that look good. Shop summer dresses, caftans, wide-leg pants, swimsuits and beach cover-ups at Friday Night, 1037 Maple Ave inside Santee Alley. Friday Night is also a great store for bohemian fashion like crochet tops and bikinis and boho chic tops […]

Embroidered patches, pins, and DIY embelishments

Easy DIY Embellishment Ideas Embroidered patches, pins, and DIY embellishments… Whether you’re looking to update your old wardrobe or create a customized fashion look, Santee Alley has what you need. In true fashion blogger style, we’re showing you how to create super easy DIY pieces in one easy tutorial ;) Step 1. Head straight to A Accessories […]

Where to shop for Back-to-School Fashions

When looking for clothes for all ages what better place is there in Los Angeles than the LA Fashion District’s Santee Alley? With hundreds of vendors, we are the one-stop-shop for back-to-school shopping for the entire family. Brand name fashions, uniforms, shoes and backpacks can be found throughout the alley. Girls and Juniors Madera Fashions […]

CoCo Fashion : Santee Alley Ladies Wear

  One place to come for ladies’ fashion in Santee Alley  is CoCo Fashion. On your next visit to The Santee Alley stop by 1111 1/2 inside Santee Alley to pick up the latest styles. CoCo has chic knits, versatile denim and beautiful coordinating sets. Go from great day time florals, blushes and nudes to […]

Geolo Fire: Santee Alley Streetwear

Forget waiting in long lines for overpriced, mass produced streetwear. Shop unique and interesting clothing from local brands at Geolo Fire. The streetwear retail store selectively curates a selection of urban apparel from local brands offering fashion forward styles. Some of Geolo Fire’s trendier pieces include embroidery (on t-shirts, jackets, and hats), distressed jeans and […]

Top 5 Summer Shoe Trends in Santee Alley

Shoes, shoes, shoes. Footwear is one of the best deals in Santee Alley, as we’ve previously covered here, here, here, here and here. Santee Alley retailers offer styles similar to department stores and brands like Steve Madden and Jeffrey Campbell but for much, much less. In addition to all the trendy styles, Santee Alley shoe stores […]

Christian Oliver Handmade Leather Belts

Christian Oliver is a manufacturer, wholesaler and retailer of hand-made leather belts and accessories in Santee Alley. The family-owned business has been operating in the LA Fashion District for decades. It specializes in one-of-a-kind leather belts, belt buckles, leather bracelets and leather wallets. All products are cut from high-quality cowhide. You can see that the […]

Sandals, Sandals, Sandals

Since it’s Summer, and closed toe shoes just won’t do, we’ve compiled a list of stores with a variety of sandals to choose from. Whether you’re looking for a minimal slide or a sleek and sexy heel, the vendors below will be able to provide you with the shoes necessary to complete any look. Sister […]