Highland Park is a neighborhood in Los Angeles City of California. The neighborhood has a large population of about 60,000 people.In addition,it receives many visitors touring the area making it a diverse and dynamic shopping place since many stores have come up to serve this large and ever increasing population.A small guide to the shopping stores of this shopping paradise is therefore mandatory.
The Pop-Hop Bookstore found off the 5002 York Blvd and owned by Robey Clark deals in handcrafted notebooks, pencil cases, zines,press,new and used books.Behind the bookcases is a zinemaking ,art and crafts workshop.The bookstore ensures convenience during shopping as your kids are allowed to grab and read their favorite books as you shop,preventing them from distracting you.
Urchin is a vintage shop located along the 5006 1/2 York Boulevard that sells both men and women’s vintage clothing including premium and unique prints,vintage shades,knitted sweaters, floral clutches,vintage necklaces,rings,headpieces and bracelets.These pieces give a feel of a fusion of 80s,90s and modern clothing trends,giving an ultimate throwback experience to you.
Shopclass is an eclectic furniture and home decor store found off the 5215 York Boulevard.It deals in unique furnishings and vintages,ranging from locally made midcentury to modern armchairs,ceramics,vintage dinnerware and club chairs,all at reasonable prices.The store operates throughout the week.
Wombleton Records is a recording store found along the 5123 York Blvd, Los Angeles.It is arguably the oldest standing record store in Northeast Los Angeles, thus highly experienced in producing top quality tunes and music.The store,which stocks used vintage goods from UK and Europe,is well decorated and provides a tranquil atmosphere to music lovers.The store is specialized in post-punk,power pop,glitter,disco,punk,dance music,reggae,British invasion and UK indie.
Matters of Space situated off the Los Angeles 5005 York Boulevard is an interior design store owned by celebrated designers PJ Roden and Gabbro Katerina.They offer design consultation especially to new home buyers at affordable prices.The store sells flower vases,pots and furniture designs.It is opened daily from 10:00 am.
Highland Park Florist,a floral shop located off the 5731 N Figueroa St offers beatiful and designed flower delivery in Highland Park.It has a vast selection of fresh flowers and gift baskets for all occasions.Delivery services offered include funeral flower delivery for condolence purposes,birthday flower arrangements,Valentine’s arrangements,anniversary flower arrangements and gift arrangements.The store operates on a daily basis.
The MiA Project is an American online retailer that sells exclusive american made designs located along the 4628 York Boulevard.It deals in both women and men’s clothing, home items,lingerie,gifts and accessories.The boutique features locally designed jewelry,exfoliating masks,face oils and home goods.It opens on Wednesday to Saturday(from 11:00 am to 6:00pm ) and Sunday(from 12:00pm to 5:00pm)
Highland Park is therefore a very important shopping center in Los Angeles evidenced by its numerous shopping outlets as we have outlined and seen above.