This year when the holiday rush hits, bypass the big box and shop local for some unique gifts created and made in LA. Scope out our LA holiday gift guide to check everyone off your list, from kids to grandparents to teachers. We’ve even got a few things you’ll want to add to your own wish list…

Los Angeles Lit

Books always make a for a long-treasured gift so why not pick up a copy of Los Angeles 1 to 10 for your budding reader. This colorful board book by LA author Sara Beth Greene will teach your junior Angeleno about this wonderfully diverse city while introducing numbers and counting. You can count from one to ten on everything LA from the Watts Towers to a group of flashing paparazzi.

Where To Buy: Los Angeles 1 to 10 is available at several LA shops including Skylight Books, and the MOCA Store, or you can buy it on Amazon.


photo: Sara Beth Greene

Where’s your favorite spot to shop local for the holiday season? Share any awesome places we missed in the comments!

—Shahrzad Warkentin