Valentine’s Day Shopping Guide

Where to shop for perfume, jewelry, lingerie, and gifts for him in Santee Alley.

Name brand perfumes and cologne in Santee Alley
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, Ralph Lauren, Juicy Couture, Gucci, Jimmy Choo, Vera Wang, BVLGARI, and Lacoste. Pricing varies by brand but in general expect to save 30-70% off retail prices.

K.K. Distributors
1115 1/2 S. Maple Ave. inside Santee Alley
(213) 746-7774


Lingerie in Santee Alley

Most lingerie stores in Santee Alley carry plus size lingerie, hosiery and accessories. Pricing varies by style and styles change weekly. Stores typically stock up on inventory for the Valentine’s Day holiday. For specific product and pricing information, please contact the stores directly.

Spice Intimates
1143 Maple Ave. inside Santee Alley
See the previous post we did on Spice Intimates here.

My Secret
315 E 12th St. inside Santee Alley
See the previous post we did on My Secret here.

Jasmine Lingerie
1138-A or 320 E 12th St. inside Santee Alley
See the previous post we did on Jasmine Lingerie here.


Jewelry in Santee Alley

There are a number of stores in the area that sell fashion and costume jewelry but only one offers gold and silver plated chains, bracelets, necklaces, rings and pendants. The family run business has been operating out of the Santee Alley location since 2002 and prides itself on friendly customer service. For pricing and purchase inquiries please contact the store directly.

California Mirage Jewelry
1101 Maple Ave.
See the previous post we did on California Mirage Jewelry here.


Menswear stores in Santee Alley

Let’s not forget about the men! The Santee Alley has a wide array of menswear stores carrying everything from streetwear to formal wear. Check out our menswear shopping guide to find the perfect gift for the man in your life.


LA Flower District roses

Just a couple blocks away from Santee Alley, the LA Flower District is in full bloom with hundreds of flower vendors open to the public and the largest flower market in the country. The LA Flower District will have extended hours for Valentine’s Day. Click here for more information.