Flea Markets (California)
Pasadena City College Flea Market. – 1st Sunday of the month -  1570 E. Colorado Blvd
Pasadena Rose Bowl Flea Market – 2nd Sunday of the month - $5 entrance fee -
Long Beach Outdoor Antique Market  – 3rd Sunday of Month - $5 entrance fee – Long Beach Veterans Stadium – 4901 E. Conant Ave.
Melrose Trading Post – Every Sunday – Fairfax High School (Fairfax and Melrose in Los Angeles) $2 entrance fee

Vintage Shopping - LA
45 Three  -  1051 1/2 S Fairfax Ave  Los Angeles, CA 90019-4402 (323) 932-0832 – great vintage/mid-century furniture shop with reasonable prices
El Torito Appliance and Furniture – 3210 ½ Sunset Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90026 323-661-4088
Pepe’s Thrift Shop – 2504 Sunset Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 213-483-1049
Casa Victoria – 3212 W. Sunset Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 323-644-5590
Sunset Bazaar – 2508  W. Sunset Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 213-353-0576
Dragonette – 711 N. La Cienega Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90069 310-855-9091
Downtown – 719 N. La Cienega Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90069 310-652-7461


Furniture and Home Décor Shops – Los Angeles
Craig Olsen – 130 N. La Brea Ave. Los Angeles, CA90036 323-677-2111
Shanghait Tien – 814 N. La Brea Ave. Hollywood, CA 90038  323-603-6009
The Little House of Nude Furniture – 2359 S. Robertson Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90034  310-559-6745
Nadeau – 9040 Santa Monica Blvd. West Hollywood, CA 90069 310-559-6326


Gifts and other Home Accessories - LA
Realm – 425 Gin Ling Way Los angeles, CA 90012  213-628-4663 great spot for gifts/hostess gifts, home décor, etc.

Stationary Stores and Calligraphers
Soolip –  8646 Melrose Ave. West Hollywood, CAa 310-360-0545 beautiful hand pressed stationary, wrapping paper and gifts
Pulp Cards & Paper – 452 S. La Brea Ave. Los Angeles, CA  323-937-3505 tongue-in—cheek cards, wrapping paper and gifts.  Great inventory
BluePool Road – twitter:  323-906-9736
Laura Hooper Calligraphy – twitter:  818-259-7605
Sugar Paper – 1749 Ensley Ave. Los Angeles, CA 310-277-7804 great stationary and beautiful invitations.
Iomoi – amazing spot for chinoiserie inspired stationary, business cards, home gifts and more.  LOVE!


Fabric and Wallpaper
F&S Fabrics 10654 W. Pico Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90065  310-441-2477
Mood – 6151 W. Pico Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90035 323-653-6663 (better for clothing – but still a good source)
L.A. Fred’s Fabric Inc. – 411 E. 9th St. Los Angeles, CA 90015 213-622-9826
Walnut Wallpaper – 7424 Beverly Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 323-932-9166
International Silks & Woolens – 8347 Beverly Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90048 323-653-6453


 World Market – – great source for budget friendly home décor, rugs, tableware and more (they also have a grip of locations!)
Gracious Home – – An upscale version of Bed Bath and Beyond.  It’s a great spot if you are in New York where they have multiple locations.  Great spot for gifts as well
Burke Décor – amazing home accessories, candles, gifts and more.
Dayna Decker – amazing candles – fab gifts!
HSN – Jonathan Adler and Nate Berkus all have e-shops at – and the stuff sells out quick, so check it often!
Pearl River Mart (locations in New York City) Fantastic and inexpensive source for Asian housewares.
Laurel Leaf Farm – vintage and antique-wares.  Great selection and feels like you are virtually at a flea market.
ABC HOME – for the most up to date and on point with trend styles in the market for home décor and more.
Mermaid Hut – great selection of gold bamboo reproduction furniture
Plexi-Craft – great source for Lucite/acrylic furniture.


Acen Furniture and Upholstery – Javier and J.R.  – 626-589-3994 or 626-893-9481 San Gabriel Valley
Rios Custom Furniture and Upholstery – Raul Rios – 439 E. 16th St. Los Angeles, CA 90015 213-744-0139
Angels and Madmen – 5249 Melrose Ave – 323-463-9114


Palm Springs
Trina Turk Residential – 895 N. Palm Canyon Dr. 760-416-2856 – one of my faves! Trina Turk/Schumacher Pillows, Candles, vintage, books and more
Dazzles – 1035 N. Palm Canyon Rd. 760-327-1446 – vintage and mid century modern home accessories
Bon Vivant in the Galleria – 457 N. Palm Canyon #3  760-534-3197 Patrick and Barry have a gorgeous selection of vintage glassware and lots of brass owls.  They know a lot of about Palm Springs and where to go – so definitely pick their brains!  Also – they know Kelly Wearstler J
Revivals – 611 S. Palm Canyon Dr. 760-318-6430
Resale Row – 68-929 Perez Rd. 760-328-1330
Beaumont Antique Mall (Beaumont is on the way to Palm Springs if you are taking the 10West coming from LA) 450 E. 6th Street Beaumont, CA 92223 951-845-1397


Long Beach
The Vintage Collective – 2122 E. 4th St. 90814  562-433-8699 This is similar to an antique mall with multiple dealers, but caters solely to the mod mid-century types. 
Elan Collection – 408 St. Louis Ave 90814  562-434-2895 – has multiple dealers lots of mid century, vintage, entertaining piece, lots of chandeliers
Grandma Darling’s Annex – 3934 E. 4th St. 562-498-2704
Long Beach Rescue Mission Thrift Store- 1313 Pine Ave 90813 562-599-8818
Julie’s Antique Mall – 1133 E. Wardlaw Rd. 562-989-7799
Warehouse 1333 – 1333 Redondo Ave 90804 562-494-1333 fantastic HUGE vintage and antique furniture shop. I have purchased a few things from here, and so havge friends of mine. This place is a definite must stop!