The BeautyGrass L.A. Shop-Small Gift Guide
This year, more than ever, we want to celebrate local Los Angeles-based small businesses. This highly conscious gift guide covers Beauty, Kids/Teens, Food/Drinks, Home and Apparel. LA small businesses have you covered, whoever you are shopping for this year!
We love the smell of the AMASS Four Thieves hand soap. And their Gin and Vodka are super tasty too! Based in DTLA. Their co-founder and distiller Morgan is a genius! They actually just listed a holiday code HOLIDAYSPIRIT15 for their spirits so we think it's time for us to reorder!
While Base Coat is based in Denver they had some wonderful LA locations and we can't wait for them to come back. Their polishes are free of nasty chemicals and come it amazing colors
Here's for a little self-love. The BeautyGrass Present Ritual is packed with a LitFromWithin Face Oil, A Clearing Tide Soak, A Sacred Salve, a Jade Gua Sha tool, a Palo Santo stick, and a Selenite wand! Founded by Jenny Evans, we’re a female-founded, women-run business. We believe in transformative, clean ingredients, and the magic of the Plant Kingdom. BeautyGrass uses the highest quality CBD, minerals, oils, and herbs, many of which are organic and harvested by hand. Every single BeautyGrass product is made by us in small batches, right in Venice, CA.
We love the Moon Juice Cosmic Gold mix! Tasty and good for you. Local and woman-owned, just like us!
Pattern makes curly girl products and is founded by the one and only Tracee Ellis Ross. Cruelty-free, BIPOC-owned and based in El Segundo
Suay has been doing AMAZING things with their CSA boxes that support garments so you can feel especially good about giving some of the deadstock low-impact-dyed napkins. Their giant throw pillows are also awesome.
Tare is a great new-ish addition to LA. They offer great package-free staples. We love their herbs. Buy some for whatever you're cooking, give some, go back to refill when you're out!
If you haven't turned your house and your bestie's house into a plant nursery yet, Queen Boutique is the place for you. BIPOC-owned, local and they have Fiddle Leaf plants—yes, yes and yes.
Lenita is that adorable pink flower truck you've seen roaming our streets. We just got one of their wreaths and it's time for you to get one too!
PF Candle Co. make some of our favorite everyday candles and they make them right here in LA. We love their diffusers too. Oh and you can set up a subscription if you're feeling extra generous!
Citizen G makes clean makeup for teens, so you can feel good about what they are putting on their faces—we're all about that
Lifetime of Leisure sells adorable and affordable vintage clothes for kids spanning a good age range. Some of the pieces we want for ourselves!
Merci Milo is a great toy shop based here. They have a ton of options but how cute is this Toast doll. Maybe we just love bread more than most!
Reparations Club adds a good dose of inclusion to any library and they have a great selection for kids of all ages
Now Serving is a cookbook and culinary store here in LA and they have good options for that budding chef in your life—we're all about cultivating skills that keep us in cookies for years to come
Wine Stop is the spot if you want natural and organic wines. They have a great price range with a lot of bottles under $15 so you can give a few really good ones. They also started importing a new Mezcal, it's exclusive to them and it's SUPER sippable
Steep has the most amazing selection of Chinese and Taiwanese teas. These Green Tangerine bulbs are stunning and taste just as delightful.
Belcampo is based in Mt. Shasta up North but they have several butcher shop locals here in LA. They offer regeneratively-farmed meat (good for you and the planet!) and their Holiday Roasts are available for delivery, straight from the farm!
Highly Likely is in West Adams and besides making one of our favorite matcha latte's, they have a great selection of cool, giftable pantry items. And a lot of the brands they carry are local and woman-owned—hello!
Bloom & Plume Coffee is here to keep you caffeinated throughout this marathon. They also have super yummy Lemonades that everyone will love. Great is you're looking for a non-alcoholic bev to gift
Maison Piquant makes fabulous dresses called Drinking Gowns—yes, that's right! They are basically moo moos with style and we're all about it. They are handmade here in LA by the founder, Marissa. They also have a great selection of masks with very cute prints and mask-chains if you're in need!
Blank Label makes our favorite activewear! How cute is this Wild Dot print set?! We think we could wear it every day. To work out...or not!
By Chari makes elegant and very gift-worthy jewelry. We love the Space Letter necklace and the Kelly necklace especially!
Clare V is the place to shop for your friend who lives in sweats but also has to show up to all those zoom meetings on point
Mia Becar is your go-to if you want splurge-worthy shoes for the holiday, even if it's just for you—that's who matters anyway! Designed in LA by their Latinx founder, Betsy and made in Italy. They're also really well made so they'll last a lifetime—for when we can go out dancing again!