Shop Local in San Diego
The best gifts of the season are in your neighborhood.
Angel’s Salumi & Truffles
Give impactful client gifts this holiday season with a stunning Angel’s Salumi & Truffles gourmet basket. The sophisticated palate enjoys our locally made handcrafted Salami and Truffle products. Offering a range of gifts to fit your budget–customizable available. Incorporate your own promotional items and be the most memorable gift your client will receive all season long. Vegetarian and Vegan gifts available. Shipping in the USA.
5621 Palmer Way, Suite B, Carlsbad; 760-931-1324; Lauren@Angelsalumi.com; angelsalumi.com
San Diego Bach Collegium
Sometimes, the best gifts don’t come in wrapped boxes. Celebrate the holidays in style with Bach Collegium San Diego’s performances of Handel’s Messiah, featuring the beloved Hallelujah Chorus. Bach Collegium SD brings the country’s finest singers and instrumentalists together for three performances in downtown San Diego, La Jolla, and Encinitas, December 17, 18, and 19.
Tickets: $20-70; 619-341-1726; bachcollegiumsd.org
Bazaar del Mundo Shops
One-of-a kind gifts, fabulous jewelry, and amazing women’s fashions all make the Bazaar del Mundo Shops one of San Diego’s favorite destinations for gift seekers. For 46 years, San Diego icon Diane Powers has owned and operated these vibrant Old Town shops, now next to Casa Guadalajara Mexican restaurant. Overflowing with treasures and fashions from around the globe, you’ll find folk art, colorful home accessories, artisanal jewelry and crafts, handwoven textiles, inspired collectibles, and so much more.
4133 Taylor Street, San Diego; 619-296-3161; bazaardelmundo.com
Bella D’ora Spa + Salon
Bella D’ora Spa + Salon, an award-winning day spa and salon in Carlsbad, is your go-to day spa for the busy holiday season. For gift giving—in addition to our popular gift cards—we’ve expanded our boutique, “Loot,” to offer gift items including home decor, jewelry, books, greeting cards, and bath and body. Featuring local and handmade items, and brands like Roost, Paddy Wax, Meri Meri, and Farmaesthetics.
5617 Paseo Del Norte, Suite 112 & 200, Carlsbad; 760-438-7404; belladoraspa.com
Bixby & Ball
Bixby & Ball is a coastal lifestyle boutique housed in a charming, historic cottage in the heart of the Cedros Design District. From custom furniture, luxurious bedding, home decor, and antiques to unique art, jewelry, and gifts, Bixby & Ball offers an experience that feels less like shopping and more like coming home. Inspired by the belief that living spaces should represent an authentic expression of who you are, their in-home styling and design team brings expertise and passion to each project.
214 S. Cedros Avenue, Solana Beach; 858-436-7214; bixbyandball.com
Bloom Natural Health
Dr. Amanda Ward, ND, is a leader in the practice of boutique naturopathic medicine. Dr. Ward opened Bloom Natural Health as a place of healing and connection of the body, mind, and spirit. Dr. Ward utilizes advanced laboratory testing and functional analysis to discover underlying causes of many health concerns. Patients receive a customized health plan to encourage optimal wellness with proven natural therapies, such as bio-identical hormones, injectable micro-nutrient therapy, and individualized diet plans.
264 North Coast HWY 101, Encinitas; 760-230-4982; bloomnaturalhealth.com
Located in the Design District of Solana Beach, Cedros Soles has been a landmark for 15 years. With constant growth and now the addition of a men’s and kids’ store, Cedros Soles has become much more than just shoes. With over 100 brands of shoes, clothing, and accessories, they are a one-stop shop for locals and all who visit San Diego.
143 S. Cedros Street, Solana Beach; 858-794-9911; cedrossoles.com
The SoHo-inspired loft space features a deep collection of polished blouses, dresses, denim, tees, and unique statement jewelry. With San Diego’s casual beach style, the New York-born sisters wanted to fill the fashion void and bring a more urban look to the thriving, bustling Little Italy neighborhood. Providing clientele with the ultimate shopping experience, they enjoy selecting unexpected pieces to complement your existing wardrobe.
1980 Kettner Boulevard, San Diego; 619-236-1421; littleapplesd.com
Mallow Mallow started with a conversation around the campfire: We realized the beloved campfire treat s’mores had lost its place in pop culture! Mallow Mallow offers traditional s’mores and also embraces the great things that the present has to offer through the creation of new flavor combinations. We want our customers to live life like they are around a campfire. Share, love, and indulge.
With its first store opening in Solana Beach, California in 2002, Muttropolis has quickly marked its territory as the ultimate shopping experience for dog and cat owners with unique items you won’t find anywhere else. Designed specifically for the “passionate pet parent,” who considers their dog or cat to be a family member, Muttropolis, which does not sell pets, delights shoppers with the community feel of a friendly dog park and a personalized opportunity to pamper their furry friends.
Locations in La Jolla & Solana Beach; 888-688-8799; muttropolis.com
Reap & Sow
A lifestyle apothecary focused on holistic wellness and a healthy, eco-sustainable lifestyle. This carefully curated boutique includes healing teas, specialty culinary, CBD oil, essential oils, elixirs, makeup, bath and body products, crystals, slow fashion, work from more than 30 local makers, vintage finds, home keeping, garden supplies, and more. Reap & Sow is the organic, welcoming apothecary and mercantile everyone wants around the corner. Be social on Facebook and Instagram: Reapandsowonline
1830 S. Coast Highway, Oceanside; 760-421-9246; reapandsowonline.com
Welcome to Superlamb Footwear, your UGG® Superstore! Superlamb offers the hottest UGG® boots, slippers, clogs, and shoes with superior customer service. The new Classic II short boot maintains the iconic look and cozy feel of the original and now has pretreated sheepskin that is water and stain resistant! The updated soles have a sure grip on slippery surfaces and come with a built-in arch! Free shipping on orders over $99. Open seven days a week in December.
8026 Miramar Road, San Diego; 858-566-2031; superlamb.com